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16lb 1oz specimen tops big week for barbel

The nation’s barbel anglers have taken advantage of the improving conditions this week with a number rivers hitting top form again.The biggest specimen was caught by Luke Ayling who landed a fish of 16lb 1oz during an overnight session on the River Thames.Just days earlier the Oxfordshire-based rod had landed a 14lb 3oz barbel from a local stretch of the ...

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  • 01 September 2014

Prebaiting rewarded with 14lb 3oz Thames barbel

Luke Ayling’s determination and effort on the River Thames were rewarded with the capture of this superb 14lb 3oz barbel.The Oxfordshire-based rod had prebaited a local stretch of the waterway for over a month with Lone Angler Sausage Sizzle pellets.His first outing produced a trio of chub to over 6lb, but just days later he returned during horrendous conditions and ...

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  • 29 August 2014

Huge River Avon barbel pulls rod from rest

This 13lb 8oz barbel was caught by James Champkin during a session on the Hampshire Avon.His first day on the river only produced a chub of 5lb 1oz but on the second day the Norfolk-based all-rounder baited two swims with a mix of hemp, pellets and 10mm boilies.“After no action in the first swim I moved to my second prebaited ...

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  • 28 August 2014

Stunning 12lb barbel from Warwickshire Avon

Prebaiting a virtually unfished area on the upper-reaches of the Warwickshire Avon paid off for Chris Mutton with the capture of this stunning 12lb 14oz barbel. The local rod fed a swim for two weeks before embarking on a short overnight session.On arrival he baited a gully two rod lengths out tight to an overhanging bush with two bait droppers ...

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  • 22 August 2014

11lb barbel best of seven from River Nene

Short sessions have proved to be the key to success for Adam Lowbridge whose run of form on the River Nene culminated in the capture of his first ever double figure barbel.The Peterborough-based rod has been fishing short 4 hour morning and evening sessions on a backwater of the popular waterway, landing seven fish in the space of a couple ...

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  • 22 August 2014

Teme barbel 11oz short of river record

The River Teme barbel record came agonisingly close to being broken last week with the capture of this 14lb 12oz specimen.It was caught by big fish angler Anthony Wilson from an upper stretch of the waterway in Worcestershire and is just 11oz short of the current venue best held by John Churchill with his 15lb 7oz specimen landed back in ...

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  • 21 August 2014

One take on River Trent is 15lb 10oz barbel

Adam Seeley only received one take during an evening session on the River Trent – but he wasn’t complaining as it resulted in this 15lb 10oz barbel.Targeting a Worksop Angling Association controlled stretch of the Nottinghamshire waterway, the venue regular tempted his new personal best with two hair-rigged 8mm pellets fished alongside a PVA bag filled with pellets, hemp and ...

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  • 19 August 2014

Barbel blitz on River Ouse

A little-and-often baiting approach did the trick for Julian Barnes when a prolific few days fishing on the River Ouse produced a series of big barbel to 11lb 7oz.The specimen hunter from St Neots, Cambs, put his faith in small PVA bags filled with a mix that he’s been testing for MAD Baits, in conjunction with a boilie hookbait produced ...

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  • 15 August 2014

13lb 6oz barbel from River Thames

This 13lb 6oz barbel was caught by Paul Le Croissette during a session on the River Thames.The Surrey-based owner of Forking Good Catapults baited a spot on the waterway with a bed of small pellets and then cast a legered 12mm halibut pellet over the top.The first couple of hours passed without event but his rod was almost ripped off ...

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  • 14 August 2014

Giant Loddon barbel is all thanks to Facebook

Big fish man Neil Maidment had Facebook to thank after landing a personal best barbel weighing 14lb 13oz.The 39-year-old from Fleet, Hants, arrived on his local stretch of the River Loddon only to find most of the spots had been taken. But after receiving some advice from a friend on the popular social networking site he moved to a quieter ...

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  • 08 August 2014

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