netful


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netful

(ˈnɛtfʊl)
n
the quantity of fish that can be held by a net
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You can chum 20 yards away from the wreck and think you're fishing in the desert, and then splash a netful of chum on top of the wreck only to have the world open up behind the boat.
At Blubbery Lake near Morpeth, Steve Wood, Trev Wilson and Dave Coster have all been catching around 5lb apiece - mainly skimmers around half a pound, and on Leazes Park Malcolm Macdonald had a netful of small perch along with bonus roach up to 5oz.
It was only a short while later, when he hauled that netful of fish ashore, that he was again challenged: "Feed my lambs.
True, like every good story, there have been the dark moments - when Perrow missed almost an entire season through injury - but every year has ended with a bagful of memories to match the netful of goals from the Erdington-based player's boot or head.