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2 UK carp for 103 lb!

SPECIMEN carp fishing has long been associated with long-haul sessions but Gary Spencer proved this a myth by bagging two brutes of 52 lb 6 oz and 50 lb 13…

Alan Firth

Record carp for the North

  Leeds, West Yorkshire-based Alan Firth slipped the net under northern heavyweight at the Eric’s Angling Centre-controlled Willows Lake. The 25-acre venue must now rank as one of the greatest…

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5 Tips for PVA bags

A SMALL cobweb PVA bag is a great way of maximising attraction around a hook bait when water temperatures remain low and too many free offerings can reduce your chances…

Steve Bliss

RK Leisure venues produce giant carp

  The new kids on the block , RK Leisure, bought a number of venues from the aggregates giants and, showing true commitment to the sport, have invested heavily in…

Rod action

What are your favourite fishing methods?

  AS an angler I’d class myself as a bit of an all-rounder, but big fish definitely ‘flick my switch’. And one of the bonuses about working on the Mail…

MAIN PIC Carp removal left to right EA team Paul Bennett, Simon Oldfield, and Trevor Oldfield

UK giant alien carp removed and killed

  One bighead carp and two silver carp all around the 40 lb mark were netted from Shakerley Mere in a Cheshire. Bighead and silver carp can reach 100 lb-plus…