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Anglers flocking to famous carp reservoir after massive changes

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Angling Times,
23 May 2016 06:00

One of the most prolific and iconic day-ticket fisheries in the UK has just got even better.Venue bosses at Drayton Reservoir in Northants have announced the biggest revamp in the record-breaking stillwater’s history, and have announced that it’s busier than ever as anglers flock from miles around to target its huge stocks of carp.Months of renovation work, which included the ...

40lb Yateley common falls after four seasons of trying

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Angling Times, 23 May 2016 06:00

If you’re struggling for a bite at the moment, take comfort from the determination of David Tudor, who caught this 40lb Yateley common after an incredible three-and-a-half-year blank.The 43lb 10oz fish, known as Snub Nose, ended an epic drought for the 29-year-old at the famous complex’s rock-hard North Lake.Having moved on to the lake in September 2012, David endured a ...

The five-year double-figure tench

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Angling Times, 23 May 2016 06:00

A five-year quest to catch a double-figure tench ended in success for Andy Waters when he banked this 10lb 5oz specimen.He’s been targeting the same syndicate water in Norfolk for many seasons, but despite catching countless big tench the elusive ‘double’ had eluded  him until the Suffolk specialist’s latest session.It wasn’t plain sailing from the off for Andy, who moved ...

Power performer is simply unstoppable!

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Angling Times, 23 May 2016 06:00

Nobody can compete with the success that Andy Power has tasted recently, with big wins recorded in a host of high profile tournaments.Qualification for the Fish O’Mania Semi Final from Woodland View was the start of the epic run, with a top five finish in the brand new Guru festival at White Acres the next step in his incredible journey.Victory ...

Scottish roach worth the trip

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Angling Times, 21 May 2016 06:00

A round trip of 900 miles ended with Daniel Woolcott slipping the net under a pair of roach topped by this pristine 2lb 11oz fish.The specimen hunter from Kent travelled up to Lochnaw Castle Loch Fishery in Scotland and braved tough conditions over five days to back his personal best-equalling fish with another roach of 2lb 9oz.Both fish were taken on ...

Personal-best common carp on his first visit

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Angling Times, 21 May 2016 06:00

Matthew Lockett’s debut visit to his new target water resulted in a three-fish catch topped by this immaculate 40lb 12oz common.Despite high air pressure and strong northerly winds, he picked up commons of 12lb 10oz and 20lb 2oz before connecting with the new personal best on day two.Matthew targeted the southern venue with CC Moore Live System boilies, and caught ...

Whincup chalks up his second White Acres win

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Angling Times, 20 May 2016 06:00

Guru Festival (Mon-Fri)White Acres Holiday Park (180 pegs) White Acres festival wins are a little bit like buses for Jon Whincup. After years of trying to nail one, the Peterborough man finally made the breakthrough in last year’s Maver event and he followed that up double-quick by taking the first-ever Guru-backed five-dayer by virtue of a better dropped points score.Totalling ...

Better than the average ‘livebait’...

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Angling Times, 20 May 2016 06:00

Predator fishing legend Gord Burton got a big shock when he netted this 2lb 1oz roach from a northern canal – while fishing for livebaits to go piking!Using a floatfished double red maggot hookbait, he found a few small silvers before the action stepped up a notch.“When it came to the surface I couldn’t believe such a stunning big roach ...

Wood Common at 49lb 8oz completes a fine double

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Angling Times, 19 May 2016 06:00

Andy Hargreaves has become the first visiting angler to bank both of Spitfire Pool’s coveted commons.His capture of the Wood Common at 49lb 8oz comes after he caught the Norfolk venue’s Long Common at 41lb last year. Only venue owner Rich Wilby had previously completed the double.The Wood Common came in the final hour of Andy’s final day of a ...

Big canal zander from the murk

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Angling Times, 19 May 2016 06:00

A heavily coloured canal didn’t deter lure fishing ace Chris Lowe, who banked this hefty zander.The Savage Gear-backed rod turned up at a Midlands cut to find visibility at a minimum, but still tied on a ‘noisy’ Da Bush spinnerbait and bagged the fish, which he estimated to weigh close to double figures.“By pitching it close to boats I convinced ...

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