DUANE MCCLYMONT lost a big fish but made up for it with this 14 lb 10 oz barbel from the River Trent - plus three others.


The 33-year-old bricklayer from Scarborough, North Yorkshire, used a size 12 Drennan Super Specialist hook with three 4 mm pellets glued to the hair with a simple running feeder.

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