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30lb 10oz Common

Since his discovery, James has landed numerous specimen carp to 30 lb, rudd over 2 lb plus a bonus 20 lb-plus pike. The 32-year-old operations administrator from near Lincoln explained:…

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While the British government are trying to rid England and Wales of the killer Koi Herpes Virus (KHV), the Australian government are spending £8 million pounds releasing the deadly plague.…

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But the overall reforms of the outdated Environment Agency system from the Salmon And Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975 should go down well with the majority of anglers, and be in…

Bream

While Leicester City secured a vital point at mighty Manchester United and Spurs slipped up at Chelsea, Craig was capturing his best ever haul of monster bream. And with Mark…

Andrew Hargreaves

Andrew Harvgreaves had been after the Wood Common after nabbing the Long Common from the Airfield Lakes complex in Norfolk and got his target on the fith attempt at 49…

Pike Farmoor

Thames Water’s Farmoor Reservoir in Oxfordshire allows pike fishing on flies throughout the year and offers a great chance of a big pike. And local Tom Cosford used a big…

Golden orfe

The 57-year-old civil servant from West Yorkshire legered a DNA boilie at the venue which has produced fish over the 8 lb 5 oz official British record. Fishery spokesperson Zenia…

Jeremy Wade, host of River Monsters on Animal Planet.

River Monsters host Jeremy Wade was filming for the next season of the hit ITV show when he was involved in the dramatic rescue. Temperatures had hit 100 degrees Fahrenheit when Jeremy…