Category Archives: Holbrook Mill Pond

Trip 24 Carp Fishing- 2018


It’s been just under a year since I’ve fished the mill pond and a few things have changed – not too much though.  It’s still the lovely tranquil lake I remember. I have three nights to enjoy here and a … Continue reading

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Trip No 106 Carp Fishing (2016)


I have returned to the Mill Pond for a social, for the next three nights.  After a look around in the area that Rob had kindly pointed me in the the direction of. And a trip out in the boat, … Continue reading

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A Few Shots From The Week


Looking down the mill pond from the boat. Perfect Autumn light Stunning location Early morning mist First light Full blog to follow shortly. Richard

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Trip No 57 Carp Fishing (2016)


I am on Holbrook Mill Pond for a social for the next couple of nights and after a good walk around (and a brew in the club house), we settled for the deeper end of the lake on a swim … Continue reading

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A Perfect Snaggy Corner


Looks so Carpy Richard

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Lucky Me


Now That work is winding down, because of the office migration. i am able to get a few extra hours fishing in, over the next month. just need to catch a few.   Richard

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GoPro Hero 4 Black Edition


Got myself a new toy for fishing.  some underwater footage and hopefully some action shots. will be on there way soon. check out my YouTube Channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-KRiiCtOmgKS70tkKPwmUA/videos?view=0   Look foward to this . Richard      

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My Quest To Catch A UK 40lb Carp


This quest is going to be a lot harder.  By choice I have kept away from the curcuit waters that have 40+ fish.  They are filled up with anglers each and every day.  However, my new syndicate holds fish close to that … Continue reading

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2015 Hope’s


My hopes for this year are 1)  That my new syndicate is as it was with the interim one.  Everyone was happy to let everyone get on with their own fishing. Too the point that if you were on one of the … Continue reading

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2014 Review


It’s been an intresting year. My original plan was just to fish the small reservoir and the river. As we all know at the begining of this year, there was so much rain, the river became unfishable (due to the flooding of the water … Continue reading

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