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Quality Tench And Crucians

Daniel Everitt had his best ever start to the traditional coarse fishing season after landing four crucians over 2lb and 12 tench up to 6lb from a Warwickshire reservoir. He opted for a super sensitive float setup with a No4 … Continue reading

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Big Win At Packington

Round 2 of the Matrix Commercial Championship was won by Jon Arthur with a quality 100lb 7oz catch at Packington Fisheries.  The second heat of this four-match series was spread between Molands and Gearys lakes at the popular Midlands fishery. … Continue reading

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Float Skills Dominate On the Trent

Round 1 of the Drennan Coors Trent Masters saw the river still carrying extra water from the previous week’s floods and was always going to be tricky, but stick float and waggler tactics still dominated. Coors AC member Steve Hardwidge drew peg 23, … Continue reading

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Great Tips From Stu Conroy

In our latest article Stu Conroy passes on some excellent advice on reducing a problem we all experience from time to time – foul-hooked fish! Download the article (233Kb PDF File) More Articles >>

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Fun And Fish At The School Games

A fantastic day was had by everyone at Barford Lakes for the School Games Angling Finals! This event saw 16 teams of three young anglers from Yr7-13 competing as part of the 2016 Norfolk School Games. This is the biggest school sports event ever held … Continue reading

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A Golden Reward

After many years targeting a local venue in search of crucian carp, Andy Lewis finally slipped the net under his target species on a recent trip. Andy’s setup consisted of a 15ft Matchpro Ultralight rod coupled with a small fixed spool … Continue reading

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The Right Decisions

Alan Scotthorne looks back at a recent three-day event at Tunnel Barn Farm where crucial changes made all the difference. I have just had a great run at festival fishing so when I rolled up at Tunnel Barn Farm for … Continue reading

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2lb Rudd On Floating Crust

Kevin Sanders banked two impressive rudd at the weekend from a Fenland waterway. “The conditions were far from ideal with the river full from the previous night’s storm. The rudd were not in the mood for feeding but after a … Continue reading

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A Flying Visit

We recently had the pleasure of David Burleigh’s company after he kindly flew across from Northern Ireland for a visit. David is an Irish international who has competed in three World Championships and also owns the very impressive Fishing Tackle & Bait store in … Continue reading

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Packington Pointers

Steve Hemingray has had some great results at Packington Fisheries lately, so we got the England star to pass on some tips for getting the most out of this venue and others like it. While I’ve been patiently waiting for the river season to … Continue reading

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