LAURENCE MASON has been having a mighty run of big barbel from the Fishers Green stretch of the River Lea. He has added another of 14 lb 11 oz, but his latest trip produced this fantastic 7 lb 1 oz chub when he tackled a swim just below a big willow tree and hooked the specimen 30 minutes later.

The Waltham Abbey, Essex-based, angler tackled his local river with a Sticky Baits boilies.

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