In order to help preserve fish stocks, trophies will be awarded only for the heaviest fish from Howgill tarn. This is stocked annually, usually mid-April with fish upwards of 2.25lb. Please check stocking date from Pigney’s shop. There is no stocking on the Eden, and has not been for five years, in order to preserve the genetic integrity of the wild fish.
The awards for the heaviest fish from Howgill tarn are as follows:
J.T. Nicholson Cup
Awarded to a Resident Member .
The A-Board Trophy
Awarded to a Visiting Member.
The Renshaw Trophy
Awarded to any member.
The Hare Cup
Awarded to a Junior Member.
The above awards to be held for one year only. No fish to win more than
one award. Members are requested to have fish weighed by H. Pigneys.