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Huge roach from a free river stretch

A free stretch of river cemented its place as one of the most prolific specimen roach fisheries in the land after a producing a huge fish weighing 3lb 1oz 8 drams. Matt Jackson became one of very few anglers who’s now banked three river specimens over the magical bench mark when he fished the incredible stretch of the River Frome ...

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  • 04 March 2015

Great chance of a 2lb roach at Tricklebrook Fishery

A 2lb roach is a fish that many anglers think could only dream of catching but head to Tricklebrook Fishery now to make that thought a reality.The Kent-based complex is home to a brace of pools but it is the Main Lake that is gaining all the plaudits at the moment, with personal best redfins coming to the net on ...

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  • 02 March 2015

Sack up on big roach at prolific Sion Farm Fishery

With the match fishing season coming to an end at Worcestershire’s Sion Farm, the final few weeks of the winter are a great time to visit Sion Farm if youre a pleasure angler with a big bag of roach on the cards.There are two lakes on site but the Main Lake by the entrance is the hotspot for the redfins ...

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  • 02 March 2015

Giant roach superwater!

A day-ticket fishery that boasts one of the largest stocks of specimen roach in the UK has revealed the lake now holds huge specimens to 3lb 8oz.The winter netting operation carried out on the Abbey Lake, which is part of the popular Lemington Lakes complex in Gloucestershire revealed that it not only holds fish weighing in excess of 3lb, but ...

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  • 02 February 2015

Roach brace rocks record

Matt Jackson did what most anglers can only dream of when he banked one of the biggest braces of river roach in angling history. The immense specimens weighing 3lb 7oz and 3lb 2oz were caught by the 27-year-old specimen hunter when months of hard work paid off in a swim on the banks of a southern chalk stream.After 15 visits ...

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  • 26 January 2015

2014 ends on a big-roach high

Big running water roach may be few and far between, but two anglers have this week caught personal best fish from rivers at opposite ends of the country.Joe Parody came within 1oz of breaking the 3lb-barrier with a huge 2lb 15oz roach from the River Ribble in Lancashire. The local 63-year-old had originally planned to spend the day at a ...

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  • 12 January 2015

1,000 miles for amazing brace of rudd and roach

Daniel Woolcott proved his dedication to the sport when he racked up almost 1,000 miles travelling the length of the country to land a brace of new personal bests.Roach was the first species on the Kent-based all-rounder’s hit list, so he embarked on a 20-hour roundtrip to target the famous Lochnaw Loch in Stranraer, Scotland.After completing the mammoth journey he ...

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  • 04 December 2014

Big Roach 2, Mark Wintle

Following on from his first book about Roach, Mark Wintle has put finger to keyboard again for more tales about Britain’s favourite fish. A pleasing combination of anecdote and instruction, it features stories from some of Britain’s top roach anglers and, in short, anyone who’d like to catch a personal best redfin must read this book. Calm Productions, £25.

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  • 25 November 2014

3lb 3oz 8dr roach best fish ever

“I can’t believe that this 3lb 3oz 8dr giant is the first ‘proper’ roach I’ve ever caught from a river.”These are the words of big fish ace Alan Stagg after he joined an elite group of anglers who have banked 3lb-plus roach from both still and running water.This incredible fish was caught by the Gardner Tackle employee after he spent three ...

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  • 10 November 2014

River float fishing for big roach and perch

River Specialist Ed Warren gives a masterclass in float fishing running water using simple long pole and bolognaise tactics. Fishing a rejuvenated stretch of the River Severn at Shrewsbury, the Preston Innovations man puts together a fine catch of quality roach and perch. It’s difficult to believe that just 12 months ago you’d have struggled to get a bite here. ...

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  • 05 November 2014


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