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Winner Lee walker and matt

AN ANGLING charity group have raised over £21,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support in a 48 hour carp match to bring them to nearly 50K in their short existence. But the…

Michael Clements

THE first real donkey has been caught from the newly opened up Nash Lakes with this 52 lb mirror carp. Michael Clements matted the magnificent mirror called the 4×4 from…

Avon stocking

TECHNIQUES developed by the Avon Roach Project are now helping the Environment Agency replenish dwindling river stocks. The EA’s Anglian Region are the first to tap into the expertise of…

PETE WILLIAMSON

INSURANCE broker Pete Williamson knew bream were a problem at a Northamptonshire day ticket water but and after wading through loads of slabs notched this fine 2 lb 14 oz…

Dan Pestell

Arriving mid afternoon, his friends told him fish had been crashing nearby at the Ringwood DAA controlled venue so he knew which swim to pick. Bournemouth, Dorset-based Dan explained: “My…

red-fox2

Dan Hedges had a nasty surprise at Orpington DAA local water Ruxley in Kent when at 4am a fox crept into his bivvy and clawed him. Dan, 28, from Sidcup,…

4 lb crucian

Coventry, West Midlands-based Phil added another of 3 lb plus 13 tench up to 6 lb 2 oz using rubber casters on a flatbed feeder and Sonubaits Sweet Fishmeal groundbait to size…

murdered

Carrie, 48, jointly owned Battle Tackle in Ninfield Road, Sidbury, with her ex-partner Gerry Palmer, 50, who has subsequently been charged with her murder. Gerry was found later that day…

Salmon

Day ticket Royalty Fishery on the Hampshire Avon is noted  as one of England’s top salmon waters as well as being a fantastic barbel, chub and pike venue…. and it…