well it was that time of year again our yearly big day out on the coach. this time we headed back to worcester. everyone was there nice and early so we could load up all the gear and be off without any messing about , well done all.the weather was warm and dry for a change. after dropping off the none fishermen so they could have a great day out in worcester, shopping, sight seeing , maybe a meal and a few drinks or in tony martins case a few drinks, a few more drinks then a few more drinks, then throw up and have a few more drinks! bloody alcie!
anyway on the rest of us went to lower broadheath fishery 3 miles from worcester town centre . john poole had his camera with him as per normal. this time he was trying out his zoom lens as you can see from the first few pictures. first up and some of our members have never even seen him before
is john goode jnr in action
next door we find his old man john snr .
colin hewitt looks like he's dropped off in the sun
and next door to colin we find stewart berrow drowning his maggot!
next we have bob williams who had a great day finishing 3rd on the day, well done bob mate.
yes thats me.
not like mark poole he's awake!
stan having a good day in the distance.
winner on the day jim langston with over 40lbs in his nets, well done jim.
miss gordon had another great day beating most of men on the day, good on ya carol.
father and son time again here's the goode boys.
thats a big net for what you caught colin
and hows this for a gold fish, well done bob
mr kibble helping me out with the paper work.
my turn to weigh my tiddlers
told ya they were tiddlers!
now it's marks turn to weigh in.
come on stan pull em in mate
mr gordon sticking his nose into the weighing as per normal , tell him to sod off stewart and gordon!
always have to have a picture of dans arse!
nice fish dan mate
now it's dans dads turn come on adrian, get em weighed in mate.
stewart breaks into song!
here he is big bad dave preece
colins turn to find out the tales of the scales
jim drags out his winning catch, well done sir.
john takes a rest from taking pictures to pull his fish in.
once again mr gordon told us all he'd caught bugger all
well done to mick webster. just in case no one knows he caught 3-8-0
the sweet corn kid did well again coming 2nd on the day, well done tony.
awwwwwwwwwwwwww must be love
brave man taking his mrs fishing
john fancies him self as a coach driver one day
back in worcester the kids went out to play!
oh dear oh dear
piss heads on parade
good job the girls know how to behave
waiting for the stragglers by the river severn before we can get off to the pub.
talking of the pub here's mark enjoying a pint after a hard days fishing!
carol and tracie back at the pub.
mick and bernie being entertained by the preeces.
the hewits back in the alma inn.
sue getting the ale down her neck
he's at it again
carol and john celebrate getting into the pairs k.o. final
oh do smile steve
my lad danny and duaghter in law jo enjoying their meal .
my wife andrea and mate karen having fun.
dan on his first trip with us im sure hell be back again
the goodes look like theyv'e had enough
oh dear !
glynis and carol drunk again
well done you pair 2nd and 3rd on the day
my turn again at the bar
stan and gordon get stuck into their grub.
another grumpy lookig old bugga!
time to go out to the beer garden
the 3 wise men it comes to something when conky is the only one you can get any sense out of!
kel gives the girls some words of wisdom!
looks like sisterly love
back to the 3 wise men.
back inside with carol and tracie
the beers starting to go down well.
oh here's mick ( i only caught 3-8-0 ) webster
back out in the garden with nuala and alan.
give us a smile you 3
me and my daughter in law jo
i think tony and conky are in love
carol and glynis still knocking em back
shirley and carol telling colin it's his round. is it me or is every woman on our trip called carol ?
i think tony's just farted
time to go home john and john make their way back to brum.
thank god for that im finished
a big thank you to all of you for making it a great day out. special mention for tracie who made the club a good few quid by taking the cards around. thanks to john for taking all them bloody pictures
thanks to all the staff at the alma inn who made us feel really welcome again well be back next year. thanks to our coach driver who did a splended job on the day and thank you one all. thanks.