BUBBLES helped to put Steve Kitcher onto this cracking 47 lb 1 oz common carp when he tackled a water on the Isle of Wight, the island just south of Hampshire.

Local Newport-based Steve set a new PB after casting a CC Moore Live System boilie, soaked in Roasted Nut Extract, to the spot where he’d seen the bubbles.

First he landed a fully-scaled mirror of 28 lb 10 oz within two minutes of his bait being in the water, and following it up soon afterwards with the big ‘un.

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