Category Archives: Avon rods

Trip 1 River Fishing 2021


With the opportunity to get out – the wife is the substitute teacher for home-schooling today.  I popped out for a few hours on my local river. I am armed with maggots, casters and some method ready pellets. I need … Continue reading

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First trip of the year.


Out of a few hour’s on my local river today, as the local lakes are iced over. Richard

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Trip 72 Feeder Fishing – 2018


It was Christmas social time but the wife was due out for her Christmas to do in the evening.  My dad was down for a visit so he would be on babysitting due but I was on taxi service!  Therefore, … Continue reading

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Trip 40 River Fishing – 2018


Well, June 17th has come around for another year and it’s time again for me to have a go after the ever elusive Hampshire Avon Barbel.  This year, I’m going to try more than my normal few trips out on … Continue reading

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Few Hours on the bank today


It’s nice to be back on the Bank of the Hampshire Avon Today. Richard  

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It’s Getting Closer


It’s only a few days away and I hope your kit is ready. I cant what myself, but with work and my extention bring done and the wife away for work. I am stuck until the following week. Good luck … Continue reading

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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 

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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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Trip 51 Carp Fishing- 2017


This trip is the start of my campaign to catch a nice big lump out of the Hampshire Avon.  With this in mind, I headed to the area where I have seen them before and have tried this area a … Continue reading

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First Venture Out On The River


Tracking down the carp today And it would be rude to to put a line on the water on June 16th. Regards Richard 

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