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Crucian Carp (Carassius carassius)




Events & Working Parties

Mar 2012 • Working Party And Restocking The River Chew • Photos By Jon Heys
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26th Sep 2011 • A.G.M. Presentation By Phil Seymour • Photos By Jon Heys
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Keynsham A.A.
Silverware Awaits
Presentation
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Mike Taylor
Keeling Cup
2011
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Warren Bates
E.M. Palmer Cup
2011
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Craig Andrews
Landlords Cup
2011
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Ian Tucker
D. & R. Price Cup
2011
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George Clark
Best Match Weight
2011
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Bob Teakle
Presidents Rosebowl 2011
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Bob Teakle
Match Angler Of The Year 2011
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Mike Taylor
Mervyn Holmes Rosebowl 2010
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Nigel Bateman
George Bingham Shield 2010
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Phil Seymour
Arthur Edwards
Cup 2011



4th Oct 2010 • A.G.M. Presentation By Richard Denning • Photos By Jon Heys
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Mike Taylor
Mervyn Holmes Rosebowl 2009
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Ben Groom
Arthur Edwards
Cup 2010
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Nigel Bateman
Keeling Cup
2010
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Luke Andrews
D. & R. Price Cup 2010
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Bob Teakle
Best Contest Weight Cup 2010
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Adam Smith
President's Rosebowl 2010
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Adam Smith
receives a replica trophy
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George Clark
All-Night Carp Series 2010
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Adam Smith
with his trophy
haul



3rd Mar 2010 • River Chew Roach & Rudd Stocking • Photos By Jon Heys
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27th Feb 2010 • Mill Ground Working Party • Photos By Jon Heys
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23rd Feb 2010 • River Chew Barbel Stocking • Photos By Jon Heys
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20th Feb 2010 • Mill Ground Working Party • Photos By Jon Heys
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25th Feb 2009 • River Chew Barbel Stocking • Photos By Jon Heys & Jason Allen
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Rich with a bag of Barbel - not won at the fair ground!
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The fish arrived by courier in aerated bags
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President Denning with the very first Chew Barbel
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Jason releases a Barbel into the River Chew
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Rich D and Dave Cook head back to base camp
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Job done! Freshly cooked spuds for dinner



25th Feb 2009 • Clearing Split Willow At Chewton Meadow • Photos By Jason Allen
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The tree before work commenced
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Dave Cook with the Club chainsaw
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Rich saws logs, Jon and Dave look on
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Dave attaches the rope to a branch
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Half of the split Willow tree
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Rich drops another branch
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Dave, Rich & Jon discuss tactics
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Base Camp at Chewton Meadow
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Branches on the roaring fire
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Freshly cooked spuds by the fire
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Wind damaged willow split in half
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All quiet the following day



4th Feb 2009 • Stocking Carp At Century Old Pond • Photos By Jason Allen
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George stands by with his camera
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Andy with a linear mirror
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Another basket of fish goes in
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Andy Parker from Handy Carp
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A mix of commons and mirrors
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Job done!




22nd May 2008 • Pump Repairs At Century Ponds • Photos By Jason Allen
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Ian & George prepare to dock
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Destination: Broken Pump
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Repositioning the repaired pump
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Inspecting the power supply
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Ian reconnects the anchor
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Mike T. and Warren




16th Mar 2008 • Working At Century Ponds • Photos By Jason Allen
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Ian & George rescue the notice board
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Jon Heys wiring
the security
lights
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New security lighting at Century Ponds
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Ian finds time
for a bit of
boating
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A very large
egg on the
island
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George & Ian
weld the sign
into place



15th Mar 2008 • Working At Brookmead • Photos By Jason Allen & Gill Rice
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The fallen tree has been removed
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Log pile and fire at Brookmead
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Bathford Brook in flood (far bank)
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Richard, Warren
and Jason
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President Denning surveys the swim
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Nothing burns
quite like a tree



22nd Feb 2008 • Restocking Century Ponds With Carp • Photos By Jason Allen
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William pepares to net the tank
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Here be Carp!

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A bag of Commons and Mirrors
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Releasing fish into the Island Pond
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The fish were stocked at peg 22
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Job done, time for breakfast!



13th Feb 2008 • Restocking Century Ponds With Bream • Photos By Jason Allen
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John weighs the
first batch
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A basket of Skimmers
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Warren and Ian releasing fish
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The fish were stocked at peg 22
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"Roll on
the Bream!"
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Some of the fish were nearly 10"
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Warren will see these fish again!
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Cormorants-eye
view of the action
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Another basket full goes in
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A jet-lagged Skimmer chills out
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The weather was perfect for the job
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John Paton
nets the tank



Mar 2006 • New Improvements At Century Ponds • Photos By Jason Allen
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Alan prepares the
site in his JCB
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Lifting the
container
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'Buzz' keeps a
watchful eye
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Manoeuvring
into place
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New car
retaining posts
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Holly bush in
the new hedgerow
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New post and
rail fence
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New developments
from a distance
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Cherry Laurel by
the gun towers
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Surf's up on
the Island Pond!
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A mighty Oak
in the making!
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New car
retaining posts



15th Feb 2006 • New Disabled Facilities At Century Ponds • Photos By Jason Allen
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5th Jun 2004 • New Platforms At Century • Photos By Jason Allen & Mike Ewins
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The first one
is complete
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Mike, Paul & Adam
on the case
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Mike Ewins cooks
up the grub
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Jason gets in,
Paul stays dry!
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This time we used
diesel power
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A fine days
work by all



10th Feb 2004 • Stocking Tench At Century Ponds • Photos By Jason Allen
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Netting
the tank
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A net full
of Tench
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Roger Stone
releasing Tench
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This one's
almost golden
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400 Tench
were added
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Emptying
the tank



25th Jan 2004 • New Platforms At Century Old Pond • Photos By Jason Allen
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Warren
at work
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Rich D, John H.
Rich G, Mike T.
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The final
product
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Mike Taylor
swings hammer
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Rich G, John H.
Mike T.
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Nearly
finished



17th Dec 2003 • New Island Pond Crucians • Photos By Jason Allen & Paul Jolliffe
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It was a frosty
Century morning
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Jason releases
a net full
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Another batch
are set free
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Crucian Carp
in the net
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William with
a net full
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Welcome to
Century Ponds!



7th Dec 2003 • Christmas Match 2003 At Century Ponds • Photos By Jason Allen
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Warren Bates
weighing in
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Winter
fishing
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Century
Old Pond
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Adam Denham
weighs in
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Warren's
Carp
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Roy Garland
& John Heys
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Third place
John Heys
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Mike Taylor
weighs in
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Bob Teakle
and Carp
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Century
sunset
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"This week
John!!"
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Warren's
winning bag



20th Jul 2003 • Centenary Party At Century Ponds • Photo Credits Below
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100 years
of history
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KAA Committee
2003
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Environment
Agency display
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A happy
angler!
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Angling
for all
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Raffle
time!
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Environment
Agency display
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Outside
the marquee
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Mike Ewins
and the crew!
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The weather
held out!
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Thanks to
Antbait
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Mike presents
the money!

Photos by Jason Allen, Paul Jolliffe, Roy Garland & Danny Williamson.


May 2000 • Construction Of Century Island Pond • Photos By Dave Cook
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Topsoil
removed
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Well, it's a
start!
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Down to the
clay layer
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Filling up
slowly
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Construction
gang
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Half full
July 2000



1995 • Stocking Old Century Pond • Photos By Ken Jerrom
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Horse Field Bank
as it was
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Horse Field Bank
from Causeway
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The late Len Amos
looks on
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Netting the fish
from the tank
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Old pond
panorama 1995
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First batch of fish
enter the pond



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Crucian Carp (Carassius carassius)
Crucian Carp
(Carassius carassius)
Record: 4lb 9oz
Martin Bowler, RMC Fishery, Yateley Lake, Hampshire (2003) and Phil Smith, RMC Fishery, Yateley Lake, Hampshire (2004) and Joshua Blavins, Stillwater, Hertfordshire (2011).


Local Weather
Weather forecast

You can find all the latest regional weather reports at these sites:



Clay Shoot Dates
Century Ponds is closed to Members on alternate Sundays until 1pm for clay shooting.

2016
Oct 2nd, 16th, 30th
Nov 13th, 27th
Dec 11th, 25th

2017
Jan 8th, 22nd
Feb 5th, 19th
Mar 5th, 19th
Apr 2nd, 16th, 30th
May 14th, 28th
June 11th, 25th
July 9th, 23rd
Aug 6th, 20th
Sep 3rd, 17th
Oct 1st, 15th, 29th
Nov 12th, 26th
Dec 10th, 24th

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Flood Reports
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Safety Advice
Warning - Overhead Power Lines

Several of the Association's waters are near overhead power lines carrying up to 132,000 volts. These lines are within reach of rods and poles. Members must maintain a safe fishing distance and must NOT carry assembled rods or poles under these power lines. Always look up.


A.G.M. 2017
The next Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday 2nd October 2017 at Keynsham Cricket Club, 7:30pm prompt. All Members are eligible to attend.


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