Michael Horwood shows his massive chub from the Thames.

Michael tempted the massive chub from the fast-flowing River Thames on its middle reaches, at Cookham in Berkshire. Watford, Hertfordshire-based Michael said: “I was fishing with my father and a…

John Shucksmith admires his big chub.

John Shucksmith, 73 years young, notched his big chub – scaling a personal best 7 lb 3 oz – from the upper River Witham above Lincoln. Bassingham, Lincolnshire-based John (main…