August 2017 Work Party

Another busy weekend as we had the Leeds based Zombie Divers in the water on Saturday and Sunday to remove some of the metal work and bad tree snags that have been in the lake for many years. With some serious effort we have managed to recover two 1960 Bedford TK Cabs...

Domino Captured!

After evading capture since Autumn 2015 Domino has finally been caught this evening. Syndicate member Lewis Fisher was the lucky angler landing Domino at a record weight of 23lb 8oz. Top Angling...

August 2017 Update

Once again it’s been a hectic year at Woodsetts with several new stock fish being introduced in-line with the structured plans for the fishery. The carp stock, are growing well, and the average size increases each year, currently being around 18lb. There is a big head...

Summer 2016 Update

Hello and welcome to the summer edition of Woodsetts Quarry Pond news page! It’s been a hectic year with many, many captures of carp by the full members and day ticket anglers that fish the lake. Most of the carp that were stocked back in 2012/2013 have really...

January 2016 Update

Hello and welcome to the January 2016 Woodsetts Quarry Pond New Year up-date. Well 2015 is behind us and the lake fished well throughout the year with several good captures from most of the swims available. All carp caught seem to be doing very well with several of...

Autumn 2015 Update

Welcome to the Autumn up-date, yes Autumn already…where did the summer go? Although there have a been a few captures from the lake in recent weeks, it’s been hard going for most as the carp make the most of whatever natural food larders are left before the onset of...

July 2015 Update

Well, we are well into the summer and the fishing at Woodsetts has been exceptionally good for the last couple of months with several new 18 to 20lb carp being caught. Venue regular ‘old skool John’ managed to catch 11 in a recent 48hr-session with a couple of...

June 2015 Update

Hello and welcome to the Woodsetts Quarry Pond up-date for June 2015. Mid way through June saw most of the carp in the lake gathering around the small islands and reed channel area for spawning. The event lasted for a couple of days before the carp started to move out...

Spring 2015 Update

Hello and welcome to the Spring 2015 Up-Date for Woodsetts Quarry Pond. Over the last few weeks the carp have started to get active again and several of the stock fish that we introduced some two-and-a-half years ago have been banked at extremely good weights. Carp...

April 2015 Update

Welcome to the April update for Woodsetts Quarry Pond, and what a month it’s been! There have been several carp caught from different areas of the lake this last few weeks and in particular some of the original stock have started to show up on the un-hooking matts!...