Category Archives: Specimen

6lb 1oz Chub From The Ock

Matthew Davies vis­ited a stretch of the River Ock that he used to fish as a teen­ager and was soon steering this huge chub into the landing net.

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“It’s the biggest chub I have ever known from the river. 4lb-plus was a good fish, 5lb very rare and a 6lb fish was unheard of!” 

The fish was caught on a big lob­worm, float fished under a small 2.4g Drennan Loafer, with 5lb line direct to a size 8 Kamasan B983 Wide Gape Specialist hook.

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Variety The Spice Of Life

Terry Theobald talks about fishing for a variety of spe­cies and how important it is to him in this months Coarse Angling Today. 

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An unex­pected per­sonal best zander from the River Severn.

Grab a copy of Coarse Angling Today and check out what Terry has been fishing for over the last few months.

Available in shops now and also avail­able for down­load on Apple and Android devices.

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Mushy Meat

Big-fish angler Martin Bowler looks at tack­ling low, clear rivers for barbel in the latest issue of Angling Times.

mb-meat-tipsMartin’s art­icle is packed full of tips and tricks to help you max­imise your chances of landing your­self a sum­mer­time barbel in low river con­di­tions with the use of oily baits such as meat.

The 11th August issue of Angling Times is in the shops now and also avail­able for down­load on Apple and Android devices.

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