Subscribe to Angler's Mail magazine nowWatch Angler's Mail TVSubscribe to the Angler's Mail Newsletter

The day I caught TWO massive barbel

TIM GAWLER had been after a double-figure barbel all season and managed not one but two!

Targeting a Bedfordshire river, St. Neots, Cambridgeshire-based Tim kicked off with a 14 lb 3 oz specimen, blowing away his 8 lb 12 oz PB, only to follow it up with a 15 lb 9 oz monster.

Tim, 31, said: ‘So far this season I have endured many blank sessions whilst out trying to catch a double. On Friday my luck changed.’

For the full story, grab this week’s Angler’s Mail magazine. And get the magazine every week for top tips, big news, best products, and venues that are in form.

Related posts:

Run of huge barbel follow 8 lb 2 oz chub

Giant lake barbel revealed by Angler’s Mail

Why not browse on new TV player (top right) where we bring you scores of interesting fishing videos!

Join Angler’s Mail magazine’s 18,000+ fans on Facebook >> CLICK HERE