Monthly Archives: September 2017

Until Next Year


Will that’s the Airfield lake close until next March. Time for the meadow lake & a spot of river fishing on the Avon. Richard  Advertisements

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Trip 82 Carp Fishing- 2017


With the airfield lake closing next Saturday, I just had to be fishing on there this weekend.  The wife was out Friday night, so I was limited to just Saturday night, which will do me fine. When I arrived, I … Continue reading

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All Set Up


Let’s see what the next 48hrs brings. Just made it before dusk. Richard 

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Trip 81 Carp Fishing 2017


I Just couldn’t help myself tonight – I had a drive around the Meadow lake.  There was no one fishing.  So I was straight into the same swim as last time, marker sticks out and off we go. A kilo … Continue reading

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Trip 80 – Barbel Fishing- 2017


I am still working at catching myself a Hampshire Avon Barbel. I have gone for the same area as before, for the simple reason that I can park quite close and there is a choice of 4 swims in this … Continue reading

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This Will Do Nicely 


Nice wind pushing onto the bay and s few fish showing. Richard 

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Quick overnighter time again 


You have to be in it to win it, as they say. Richard 

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Trip 79 Carp Fishing- 2017


This trip out is going to be a nice change for me, it’s a social with a friend.  We are on the Airfield Lake and have picked a nice double swim.  This gives us access to a huge amount of … Continue reading

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On The Hampshire Avon 


Nice everning for some Barbel & Chub fishing. Richard 

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Trip 78 Carp Fishing – 2017


With the nights drawing in and Autumn well underway, I have returned to the Meadow Lake for a quick night.  The first swim I stopped at, I instantly spotted a couple of fish roll – choice made.  With no one … Continue reading

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