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Next event: Friday, July 1, 2016 48 Hour Charity Event Treoes Pond. Closed Event.  
Latest News
Llantrythid Lake
Friday 3 June 2016

The Lake will open to Club Members on 16th June 2016. Night Group Members are permitted to fish this water in dark hours, but due to the very limited parking will only be permitted to a 24 hour session at any time. Please book with the Head Bailiff in advance as per NFG Rules.
·         The gate at the track entrance by the farm has a club lock on it along with 2 other locks. Please ensure you lock the gate behind you when entering or leaving the site. Please also be considerate of the residents by the entrance to the track and keep all noise down to a minimum - switch car radio's ect off before getting out to unlock the gate. This gate has 3 locks on it, each of which opens the gate, obviously use the GAC one.
·         Parking is very limited and is on a first come, first served basis. The maximum number of cars allowed in the lakeside car park is 6. If members car share, this would help.
·         If the new Car Park has reached its 6 car limit when you visit, members can drop their gear at the pond, drive up to the old car park, then walking down to the pond. You may then at the end of your fishing session, return to the pond with your vehicle to collect your gear.
·         Lock all gates at all times.
·         Under no circumstances are vehicles permitted to go through the gate leading to the pond.
·         The Toilet facility will have a Club lock on it and is for members usage.
·         Parking on the trackway is not permitted at any time.
·         Day Shelters and Bivvies are to be set up on the bank opposite the Car Park and not on the Car Park bank for the time being. This is because Grass seed has been planted on the Car Park Bank and we would like to let it get established before allowing shelters to be erected on it.
·         Young Trees have been planted around the pond, please do not cut down or break off any foliage.
·         When there are Club organised events on this pond, due to parking restrictions, we will have to close the pond for these events. These will be advertised on the Club Web site in advance.

There is a strict speed limit of 5mph on the track down to the lake. Be aware that there are livestock in the field that leads down to the car park and they are sometimes reluctant to move from the track! Take extreme care.

The Club has spent a huge amount of Money to get this lake to the standard it now is, so please look after the facility and enjoy the Fishing.

2016 Charity Event - Treoes. 
Sunday 12 June 2016

This year's 48 hour Charity event will be held on Treoes Pond from midday Friday 1st July to 4pm Sunday 3rd of July. During these times the pond is closed for general fishing. All club members are welcome to come and support the event, which will mean the  Chairman will fleece you of all your change and supply you with raffle tickets in exchange. If anyone has any raffle prizes they would like to donate, then please by all means bring them along. 

There is one place available, which if any member would like to take part, please contact the head Bailiff. As this place is short notice, we would be happy to accept a donation.

Junior and Ladies Competition Results
Saturday 11 June 2016

Junior match 21.05.2016
Over 12s
Winner Finley scarlet 13.8lb
Runner Micha Tayler 7.11 lb

Under 12s
Winner James dible 20.12 lb
Runner up was Jaydn Rowley 3.10 lb

Winner Amanda Joseph 8.4 lb
Runner up Micha Tayler 7.11 lb

Junior match 04.06.2016
Over 12s
Winner Finley scarlet 14,2 lb
Runner up John hoare 10.3 lb

Under 12s
Winner kian Rowley 5.10 lb
Runner up Jaydn Rowley4.51b

Winner Amanda joseph 4.2 lb
Runner up Micha tayer 4.0 lb

Senior Match Results
Saturday 11 June 2016

Carol’s Lake                  

15th May

1st D.Pike                            
2nd C.Rawling                    
3rd S.Cother                        

66lb l4oz
41lb O4oz
40lb OOoz

Redhill (Pairs match)       

22nd May

1st R.Michael\D.Jay              
2nd D.Pike\A.Roberts             
3rd  J.Taylor\MaI Ent            

1281b l2oz
115lb 8oz
110lb 8oz

White Springs                    

29th May

1st R.Palmer                           
2nd P.White                            
3rd D.Pike                              

391b OOoz
371b O8oz
33Ib OOoz


5th June

1st  J.Tayor                              
2nd M.Towler                          
3rd  I.Stuart                             

63Ib OOoz
461b O4oz
411b OOoz

48 Hour Charity Event
Tuesday 7 June 2016

We now have a peg spare for the 48 hour event, so if anyone is interested. Please Email Paul @ or text 07804 097857

Junior and Ladies Competition Carols Pond. 04/06/2016
Saturday 4 June 2016
Barry Ponds.
Friday 3 June 2016
Due to the results received from the latest Fish Health Check that was done on the stock at Barry, Keep nets are now not permitted on Barry Ponds. (with the exception of club matches).
Junior Comp on Carols pond this Saturday
Tuesday 31 May 2016

This Saturday there is a Junior Competition on Carols pond. Pegs 1 to 20 will be closed. Reserved signs will also be on the allocated pegs.

New Llantrithyd road access map
Sunday 29 May 2016
A new road access map has been added to the Llantrithyd lake page. To see the new road access to the lake Click this link
New Catch Report Form
Friday 27 May 2016

A new menu button has been added to the website catch reports. The button takes you to a form that can be filled in. It has been added so that we can evaluate our waters and stock levels. We would like if members can take time to fill out the form after a fishing session. Our hope is that enough members participate so that we can improve all aspects of our waters.

Disabled Competition. Treoes Pond
Thursday 26 May 2016

Great day had by all, I am absolutely delighted to announce today's winner was Richie Philips
Runner up was our very own Peter Goodridge who also had biggest fish.
Big thank you for all the support from everyone to Carol for cooking fabulous bacon rolls, Dave's wife for sending some delicious cup cakes, thanks to Keith at Ewenny angling for the donation of the cap's as prizes.
Looking forward to the next one on the 14th July.
Thanks again everyone

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disabled match
Llantrithyd Lake Latest Toilets now on site
Thursday 26 May 2016
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24 hour Carp Comp - Sues Pond Barry.
Monday 23 May 2016

There will be a 24 hour Carp Competition on Sues Pond on Sat 28th May starting at 08.00 and finishing Sun 29th May at 09.00. All competition pegs will be identified with reserved signs.

Junior and Ladies Competition.
Saturday 21 May 2016
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junior and ladies
Work Party Cancelation
Friday 20 May 2016

Unfortunately next Thursdays work party at carols Pond Barry has been cancelled.

Awards presented at last night’s AGM
Friday 20 May 2016

Bailiff of the year Carol Edwards

Carol Edwards

Wye cup winner Dave Sturgess

Dave Sturgess
Llantrythid Works Update.
Wednesday 18 May 2016
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Coaching Session on Carols Pond Images
Saturday 14 May 2016
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Coaching session
Llantrythid works latest.
Saturday 14 May 2016
Brian evicts a squirrel family
brian working
Senior match results
Saturday 14 May 2016
10th April Cefn Maldy
1st Rob Michael  56lbs
2nd Mal Entwistle 47lbs 12oz
3rd John Cox 45lbs
17th April Sues Lake
1st Mal Entwistle 50lbs 12oz
2nd Dave Pike  30lbs 8oz
3rd John Cox  23lbs 12oz
Coaching Session on Carols Pond
Tuesday 10 May 2016

There will  be a Coaching Session on Carols Pond on Saturday 14th May between 9am and 2pm. Pegs 1 to 10 will be reserved for this event. Apologies for any inconvenience caused

Carols Pond – Barry. Work Party
Tuesday 10 May 2016

Could any Club Members who are willing to help out, please help the Club bailiffs at Carols Pond to clear Reeds and weed around Carols Pond. The proposed date is Thursday 26th May between 6pm and 8.30pm. If any Members are available to help, please either email or text 07804 097857. Thanks.

St Y Nyll Top pond – Work Party
Tuesday 10 May 2016

There will be a work party at St Y Nyll Top pond on Sunday 29th May between 09.00 and Midday. Anyone who can help please contact or text 07804 097857. If you have weed rakes or bow saws please bring them along. The Pond opens 07.00 June 1st for Club Members.

Llantrythid works latest.
Friday 7 May 2016
Footpath construction around Llantrythid  lake
Carp Competition Sat 28th May
Wednesday 4 May 2016

Due to unforeseen circumstances the Carp Comp on Sat 28th May will now be at Sues Pond.
Anyone wishing to fish the comp please contact Kevin Hunt via Email, Facebook, or on 07971252142 after 6pm

Llantrythid Works Update.
Tuesday 3 May 2016

The Carpark base is now in and works are progressing well. The Car Park bank is being widened and a pathway will be constructed around the pond to further better access for members. The pegs will be stone based with shutter boards in front. There will be Wheelchair accessible pegs at the closest point to the Car park.

There will be around 30 pegs that will suit day shelters and bivvies.

The works will include re- seeding the Grass banks once the construction works are completed and further re-planting works will progress, so with this in mind, the proposed date to re-open Llantrythid will be Monday June 16th.
Further updates will be published as we get nearer the opening date and the potential of this water will be discussed at the AGM.

2016 AGM Reminder
Thursday 28 April 2016

Just a reminder that the AGM will be held on Thursday May 19th  at  National sports Centre for Wales, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. 7.30pm start.
This is your chance to discuss any issues or ideas you have with both the Club members attending and Club Committee.

Llantrythid works latest. Car Park now going in.
Tuesday 26 April 2016
New Images of the car park construction at Llantrithyd Lake
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Junior and ladies Competition – Gribbles Covert Pond. 23 04 16
Monday 25 April 2016

The first of this year’s Junior and ladies competitions was held at Gribbles Covert Pont on Saturday 23rd April. The fishing was over all very good with plenty mixed bags.

Junior over 10 Winner of the Andy James Cup:

1st Jaydn Rowley – 17lbs
2nd John Hoare – 7lbs 6oz
3rd Connor Murrell – 7lbs

Under 10’s

A hard fought encounter between 2 under 10’s for first place, which at the weigh in gave what was a justified joint first place

Gethin and Alfie both weighed in a creditable 3lbs 15oz.

Ladies winner was Amanda Joseph

A big thanks to Andrew Hoare and Albert Smith for organising the event and thanks also to the Clubs Head Bailiff “Pooch” Dickman for cooking the Hot Dogs.

Junior and ladies Competition
Junior and ladies Competition
Llantrithyd Lake Work update 4
Saturday 23 April 2016
New Images added of the latest work at Llantrithyd Lake
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Llantrithyd Lake Work update 3
Wednesday 20 April 2016
New Images added of the latest work at Llantrithyd Lake
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AGM 2016
Tuesday 19 April 2016

Just a reminder that the AGM will take place on Thursday 19th May at the National Sports Centre for Wales, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. 7.30pm start. For all members attending, there will be a free raffle and you will have the opportunity to discuss and vote on all aspects of the Clubs policies.

Ladies Welsh Carp Fishing Team
Monday 18 April 2016

If any of our Lady Club Members would be interested in joining the Ladies Welsh Carp Fishing Team, please contact the Club Secretary.

Llantrithyd Lake Work update 2
Friday 15 April 2016
New Images added of the latest work at Llantrithyd Lake
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Llantrithyd Lake Work update
Tuesday 12 April 2016
Barry Ponds Cormorant Count
Monday 11 April 2016

We are trying to get a headcount of cormorants on our Barry Waters. Could all members report all cormorant sightings on both Barry Ponds to the head Bailiff by either text on 07510 223621 or email

Senior Match Away Venue Dates
Sunday, 14 February 2016 18:58

10th April              Cefn Mably

22nd May             Red Hill

29th May             White Springs

12th June             Red Hill

19th June            The Sedges

3rd July                Red Hill

17th July             White Springs

24th July             Red Hill

7th August         Cefn Mably

28th August      White Springs

4th September  Red Hill

18th September Cefn Mably

2nd October         Cefn Mably

16th October      The Sedges

30th October      Cefn Mably

20th November Cefn Mably

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