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You could soon catch this 57 lb carp!

THIS mighty mirror carp known as Single Scale weighed in at a hefty 57 lb 12 oz and could soon be yours. The captor, known only as ‘Joe’, matted the…

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Record perch next for monster pike mecca?

  Top pike and trout guide John Horsey helped one of his clients land this personal best 4 lb 10 oz fish (above) from the West Country water on a…

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Brothers’ two giant pike for 73 lb

The pair were lucky to secure tickets for pike trials on Chew Valley Lake, Somerset, where Tony, 54, struck first with the big ‘un. Then Gavin, 47, got in the…

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Prizes for Parkinson’s disease sufferer’s huge chub!

Adrian, from Acton, West London, who blogs at www.fishingtails.co.uk, made his magic catch on Dorset’s River Stour whilst alongside guides Nathan Edgell and Sean McSeveny. Incredibly he used sea fishing lures…

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Is it a roach? Is it a chub?

But Angler’s Mail is 99% sure that Paul’s fine  specimen is actually a rare 3 lb 12 oz roach-chub hybrid. The big ‘chroach’ cross comes in a flurry of unusual…

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Stunning haul of grayling

The 3 lb 1 oz beauty fell to 66-year-old security officer Dennis Bird from Pagham in West Sussex. Mike Holcombe, 74, from Godalming, Surrey, chipped in with a 2 lb…

Stewart Allum was a wekly winner in Angler's Mail magazine with this huge chub.

Monster chub in mega brace

A last minute change of venue and tactics saw him visit a stretch of the River Thames he’d never tackled before. It led to an amazing few hours sport after…

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Anglers tackle litter – 100 tonnes of it!

The Herefordshire-based good guys have taken major strides to clear up numerous rivers of litter and have just hit the 100 tonne mark after ten years, clearing 900 miles of…