A Long Time Coming!

On a recent October Sunday Phil Russell decided to try his luck up Calfheath and was rewarded with a very rare 20lb Common. Phi fishing from one of the Point swims decided to present a couple of Snowman rigs over a spread of Boilies at around the 60 yard mark. At 10am one of the.. read more →

Mike Gets His 20!

Congratulations to Mike Norton who finally managed to bag himself his first Blackfords 20 pounder in the shape of this cracking 21lb 8oz Leacroft Mirror known by some of the regulars as ‘Cut Tail’. Mike and his Dad Bill decided to do an over night session on Leacroft, through the night the only action they saw.. read more →

Jake Continues His Run of Form

Jake Price continues his run of good from at Leacroft as he recently managed to bag two crackers in the the shape of this stunning 15lb 4oz Linear (which is still one still on my wish list!) and for the second time this year landing “Robs Fish” at 20lb 2oz! Well done Jake keep up.. read more →

A top day at the Turf for Leon

I recently received a great little message from Steve Edwards regards a recent surface fishing session he had with his son Leon which I wanted to post… “On Monday 23rd I went to the Turf with my son to try and spur his interest in fishing, it wasn’t too  long before we had them feeding on the top to the.. read more →

Second 20 for the Week

Jake Price continues his good run of form with the capture of a few more leacroft carp This week Jake has now had fish of 9lb, 14lb, 16lb 3oz, 16lb 3oz, 16lb 5oz, 20lb 8oz Common and now to cap of a great session he has added this cracking 20lb 10oz mirror to his tally…which by the way.. read more →

A New Leacroft 20 For Jake!

Jake Price braved the inclement British Summer weather and landed his first and a new Leacroft 20 in the shape of this sunning 20lb 8oz Common… This cracking Common was part of a 3 fish haul and anyone who has fished for carp at Leacroft will know why I say haul! On what can only be described as a.. read more →

Matt’s First Leacroft Carp

14 year old Matt Dixon recently landed his first Leacroft mirror at an impressive 23lb 5oz…which explains the smile! I herd about this capture back in May and wanted to post the report then but I have only just got the picture so here goes…better late than never… A few of the bailiffs tell me Matt spends.. read more →

Sophie’s First Carp

On a recent tirp to Kingswood Sophie Grinrod was over the moon when she landed her first ever carp at 13lb, the take came on Kingfish Boilie fished to the the far margin of the narrows at the far end of the lake and on a day where most were struggling…not bad for an 8 year old.. read more →

Kingswood Original

Finally we have a Kingswood original on the bank this year! Action has been slow at Kingswood so far partially due to the mixed Spring Weather, the cold deep water and more recently spawning so it’s good news that things are steadily getting going with this recent capture… Andrew Briggs landed this cracking 24lb 8oz Kingswood Mirror over.. read more →

The Big Common – Leacroft

On a recent session at Leacroft Gary Kuzmicz landed a brace of common’s, fortunately one being the ‘big common’ at 24lb 4oz. This probably sounds low as it was caught by Tom Merchant last October at 28lb 8oz and interestingly this weight was verified by Gary that day, however the Leacroft carp spawned recently and.. read more →