Rob Butcher wins the 2022 Jubilee Nomad 3 day Spring festival


This years Spring festival saw the Jubilee Nomads and invited guests enjoy another fabulous 3 days fishing on 3 different venues, where as always the banter flowed through out the duration of the of the festival. This year we fished at the Jam Factory on Ash, Cob house on the Laurel pool and then a new venue for us, Hawthorn pool at Drakes Broughton. We … Continue reading Rob Butcher wins the 2022 Jubilee Nomad 3 day Spring festival

Hillview Two day Festival for Cancer research


The Easter bank holiday weekend saw Hillview Lakes hold a two day festival for Cancer research in memory of two anglers that used the fish the venue before becoming ill, Craig Cox and Francis Porter. The event was well run by Ian Barker and fished in glorious weather conditions over the Friday and Saturday, with 47 anglers supporting the event catching 5,897lb of fish between … Continue reading Hillview Two day Festival for Cancer research

Doug Smith wins the 2021 ‘Worcesterset’ Leveller 3 day festival


This years Somerset Leveller 3 day festival became ‘Worcesterset’ again this year. As it did last year due to Covid. We were unable to travel down to Somerset because the digs where we normally stay are now closed. So three local venues were booked for this years festival as we did last year. We were able to book Ghost pool at Woodland View, Badger pool … Continue reading Doug Smith wins the 2021 ‘Worcesterset’ Leveller 3 day festival

Robin Ballard crowned 2020 Somerset Leveller Champion


This years 3 day Somerset Leveller festival was a little different this year. Due to Coronavirus it became a local 3 day festival aptly called Worcesterset. A big part of previous Somerset festivals is the banter at the digs in the evenings over a few pints discussing the days fishing and taking the mickey out of the daily wooden spoon winners but with no bar … Continue reading Robin Ballard crowned 2020 Somerset Leveller Champion

Rob Butcher wins the 3 Day Somerset Leveller Festival


The Jubilee Nomads and guests fished Mark Birbeck’s, 3 day Somerset Leveller festival over a long weekend. Fishing Carey at Viaduct, Tile at The Sedges and Moor pool at Avalon fisheries.  The festival was run over 3 sections over the 3 days which always gives everybody a chance of doing well.  8 Tonne plus weight were recorded over the 3 days and the fishing was … Continue reading Rob Butcher wins the 3 Day Somerset Leveller Festival

Doug Smith wins the 2019 Spring Somerset Festival


10 Nomads and guests enjoyed an excellent 3 days fishing down in Somerset fishing at three great venues for our, now annual Spring Festival with matches on the Campbell pool at Viaduct on day 1, The Tile pool at the Sedges on day 2 and then Tealham pool at Lands End Fishery on the final day.With mini sections of 3 or 4 over the 3 … Continue reading Doug Smith wins the 2019 Spring Somerset Festival

STAGfest – a 3 day fishing festival down in Somerset


What does a bloke addicted to match fishing do for a stag weekend A night on the piss? Erh No, I’m to old for all that. Well why not go away for 3 days doing what I like best, a fishing festival down in somerset with 12 my fishing mates. That’s what I did, 24th-26th March 2017 So with my wedding coming up in Las … Continue reading STAGfest – a 3 day fishing festival down in Somerset