Category Archives: Chub Fishing

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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It’s River Time


I fancied a change this evening, as it been sometime since I wetted a line, on the Hampshire Avon.  Richard 

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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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Trip No 98 Barbel Fishing (2016)


With September fast approaching and my annual two weeks away.  It struck me this week, I had been neglecting the river somewhat. My time is also limited to nights during the school holiday’s. I asked the wife, if I could … Continue reading

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Few hour’s on the Avon 


Its been sometime since I last fishing on the Hampshire Avon and I just felt the urge, this weekend. Richard 

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It’s The Weekend 


I feel a spot of river fishing, coming on this weekend.  Richard 

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Trip No 85 Barbel Fishing (2016)


Out again on the Avon for a few hours today – may be not the right conditions, but I am fishing, which is always a plus. Using two rod’s, as I just can’t help myself.  Both are in the margins, … Continue reading

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Trip No 84 Barbel Fishing (2016)


I have come out on the river for a good look around today, but can’t help bringing the rod’s.  This is lucky as the weather has turned from sunshine to rain and not the best conditions for fish spotting.  So … Continue reading

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Trip No 82 Barbel Fishing (2016)


Despite feeling under the weather this week and being at home all day yesterday (and watching way too many episodes of my favourite TV show).  I thought the best medicine for me would be to get out and get some … Continue reading

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