Thomas Petch

The retired 52-year-old from Liverpool, Merseyside, is a carp angler, but not just any carp angler…he makes candid carping videos under the Carpheadbangers banner, and has built quite a following.…

Fryerning Fisheries in Essex had the ‘carp god’ created and Bertie put in some hard graft to get the statue in place. And soon after he struck gold with the…

Stockport, Cheshire-based Jerry pre-baited for barbel with Mad Baits Pandemic micro pellets, broken 18 mm boilies and some dumbbells. He then let the swim rest for 30 minutes before lowering…

Charlie Shirley, from Sunbury–upon-Thames, Middlesex, was fishing a local free stretch when he hooked into the roach claimed at 3 lb 5 oz. The 20-year-old waiter explained: “Barbel were my…

Jen Mun Lin of Sparkhill, Birmingham pleaded guilty at Cheltenham Magistrates Court to using an illegal method on the Gloucester Canal, after he was observed by an Environment Agency fisheries…

On only his third visit to Surrey’s Marsh Farm Complex the Loughborough, Leicestershire-based area operations manager bagged four jumbo crucian carp – this stunning 3 lb 9 oz sample, plus…

The specimens came from  a local Cambridgeshire pit where he fed 2 kg of Venom Baits Mamba boilies, pellet and red maggot. Charlie also had a 19 lb carp, as…

The 73-year-old from Bolton, Greater Manchester, was at local Bradshaw Hall Fisheries, when he decided to change swims to the next peg because of the strong wind. He moved his…

The 58-year-old bathroom fitter, from nearby Herne Bay, caught the giant bream  while carp fishing on a mid-Kent lake He was using a ID Baits Development M118 mm boilie with…

The EA field team member explained: “I was invited to Strawberry Fields for a 24-hour social and decided to take the time away from my syndicate and give it a…