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 →

Leacroft 20

Rob Archer managed to land another 20lb Mirror from Leacroft on a recent over night session, the mirror weighed in at 20lb 1oz, which is a fair weight considering that they spawned heavily the previous week. Interestingly this is the second time Rob has landed this fish and both times it fell to the same.. read more →

Another Good Session For Mooie

Steve Edwards aka ‘Mooie’ (I’m as intrigued as you all are?) has recently been putting some time in down the Turf and it’s fair to say he’s been getting amongst em! However his previous session had resulted in a blank, but undeterred and determined to make a mends Mooie headed back the following morning… The traps were set just after.. read more →

Turf Pool 20

Well done to both Pete Tomlinson and Bill Norton who in the last few weeks have both been able to tempt the Turf Pools largest resident common onto the bank, Pete fishing from the back of island was able to land the Turf common at 20lb 4oz a few weekends ago. Bill Norton was also fortunate enough.. read more →

Carp fall to Zig Rigs on Calfheath

On a recent session st Calfheath Rob Archer was able to land 12 carp including this 13lb 8oz Simo. Fishing from the point Rob started off slowly fishing 2 KD rigs hard on the bottom, with little action coming through the morning Rob quickly changed things up and switched both rods onto Zig Rigs which he fished in.. read more →

First Significant Catch of the Season

Congratulations to David Adams who recently landed his first carp from Leacroft, after suffering a few blank sessions David was made up when he landed this stunning 25lb 2oz mirror on an otherwise dull April afternoon. This fish fell to a Chod rig fished at close range with a white pop up boilie, interestingly this.. read more →