Conditions ideal for catching cod

Alnwick Sea Angling Club

Results for Sunday, October 14: Big tides brought plenty of fish. With a northerly sea running and lots of colour in the water, conditions were good for cod.

Winner of the match was Ian Hall with a good bag of five codling, 14lb 5oz.

Ian also had the heaviest fish, a nice cod of 6lb 6oz, second was Micky Buck, who also had a good bag of five codling,13lb 5oz.

Other anglers weighing in were Steve Scott, three cod, 9lb 9oz; Willy Morton, four, 8lb 3oz; George Hornsby, three, 6lb 1oz; Craig Mallaburn, two, 2lb 14oz; Antony Abbott, 2lb 11oz; John Stephenson, two, 2lb 3oz.

Results for last Sunday: Winner was Steve Ayling with three flounders and a whiting for 2lb 10½oz; second was Antony Abbott with three flounders for 2lb 3oz.

Other anglers weighing in were W Morton, one cod, 1lb 7oz, which was the heaviest fish; Darren Ferrow, one cod, 1lb 5oz; Paul Buddles, one coal fish, 13½oz.