THIS jumbo 8 lb 12 oz chub came from David Will’s fourth choice venue as he sought somewhere sheltered to try and catch a decent fish.

Unlike many of the reported captures David opted – eventually – to target the Flood Relief Channel and not the old River Lea course on the Fishers Green, Essex complex. The chub is just 2 oz shy of the venue record.

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