Category Archives: matt Hayes

Trip No 25 Carp Fishing (2016)


I am out on the reservoir for a social tonight, this will be a nice opportunity to catch up. I have picked a swim which gives me access to a couple of very good margin spots on the far bank. … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Asso Fishing Line, Bag Fishing, Brollys, carp, Carp fishing, Carp Tackle Supplies, CENTURY RODS, CHILLI HEMP, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Fishtec, Florocarbon Line, Food, Fox Tackle, Godman Angling PVA, godman pva, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, photography, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, Rob Nunn, Shaun harrison, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Simon Crow, Solar Tackle, solu-ties, SP RODS, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, Tackle Shop, Tf Gear, Tf Gear DL Reels, Tf Gear Hardcore Brolly, trakker tackle, versacast, weather, weather reports, winter, winter fishing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip 20 Carp Fishing (2016)


I had to go fishing, as the conditions looked so good, there was a big storm pushing through on Friday/Saturday. By noon time on Saturday I was set up as there was a break in the rain, it was perfect … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Bag Fishing, big pit reels, big pits, carp, Carp fishing, Carp Tackle Supplies, CENTURY RODS, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Fishtec, Florocarbon Line, Food, Fox Tackle, Godman Angling PVA, godman pva, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, photography, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, richard handel, Rob Nunn, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Solar Tackle, SP RODS, spomb, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, Tackle Shop, Tf Gear, Tf Gear DL Reels, Tf Gear Hardcore Brolly, trakker tackle, weather, weather reports, winter, winter fishing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 19 Carp Fishing (2016)


With the weather so mild,  I just can’t help myself but go Carp fishing today. I am only casting out a few yards, just off the end on the overhanging trees.  There is a pva bag on one, filled with … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Asso Fishing Line, Bag Fishing, big pit reels, big pits, Brollys, carp, Carp fishing, Carp Tackle Supplies, CENTURY RODS, Defiant MPS, Fishing Video's, Fishtec, Florocarbon Line, Godman Angling PVA, godman pva, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, photography, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, richard handel, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, Solar Tackle, solu-ties, SP RODS, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, Tf Gear, Tf Gear DL Reels, Tf Gear Hardcore Brolly, trakker tackle, versacast, weather, weather reports | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 13 Carp Fishing (2016)


After the setting up from all set ups – to the point of wondering why I was bothering today and then laughing to myself when I realised that it’s trip 13! I have set up on a day swim which … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Asso Fishing Line, big pit reels, big pits, Brollys, Carp fishing, Carp Tackle Supplies, CENTURY RODS, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Fishtec, Florocarbon Line, Fox Tackle, Godman Angling PVA, godman pva, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, photography, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, richard handel, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Solar Tackle, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, Tf Gear, Tf Gear Hardcore Brolly, trakker tackle, ULTRGRA 14000 REELS, weather, weather reports, winter, winter fishing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 6 Pike Fishing (2015)


With yet more rain last night, the river has risen again and is still well and truly unfishable.  So I have decided to go on the lake.  I am in one of the small bay areas.  This gives me plenty … Continue reading

Posted in Asso Fishing Line, Brollys, Carp Tackle Supplies, Course Fishing, Dead Baits, Diawa, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Fishtec, Fox Tackle, Godman Angling PVA, godman pva, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, pike, Pike fishing, Pike Floats, Preditor plus, River Avon, river level, Rob Nunn, Solar Tackle, Syndicate Fishing, Tackle Shop, Tf Gear, weather, weather reports, winter, winter fishing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 93 Carp Fishing (2015)


I am out for another Sunday night session, this will be my only trip of the week.  As I have the dentist & Nativities to go to – I am a bit stuck for time. I have picked a bay … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Asso Fishing Line, Bag Fishing, big pit reels, big pits, carp, Carp fishing, Carp Talk Magazine, CENTURY RODS, Course Fishing, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Fishtec, Florocarbon Line, Fox Tackle, godman pva, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Solar Tackle, SP RODS, spods, spomd, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, Tf Gear, trakker pioneer, ULTRGRA 14000 REELS, versacast, Vision Bivvy, weather, weather reports, winter, winter fishing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 82 Carp Fishing (2015)


As the weather has been perfect for a couple of days, I was surprised to find only one other angler on the lake.  Was this a bad thing or a lucky start? Even though the wind had been pushing down the … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, big pit reels, big pits, Brollys, carp, Carp fishing, Carp Talk Magazine, Course Fishing, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Florocarbon Line, Food, Fox Tackle, godman pva, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, Rob Nunn, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Simon Crow, Solar Tackle, spods, spomd, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, trakker tackle, versacast, Vision Bivvy, weather, winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 81 Carp Fishing (2015)


With the weather so perfect today.  I had no option other than to go fishing (and put the housework on hold).  The next couple of days are looking perfect and I wish I was out for a few days, I … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, big pit reels, big pits, Brollys, carp, Carp fishing, Carp Talk Magazine, CENTURY RODS, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Florocarbon Line, Food, Fox Tackle, godman pva, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, Rob Nunn, Shaun harrison, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Simon Crow, Solar Baits, Solar Tackle, SP RODS, spomd, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, trakker tackle, ULTRGRA 14000 REELS, versacast, weather, weather reports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trip No 76 Carp Fishing (2015)


With my eldest away at Brownie camp and the wife away with the youngest at the mother-in-laws.  I am able to get away for another Saturday night,  no dancing rubbish on the TV for me tonight. I have opted for … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Bag Fishing, big pit reels, big pits, carp, Carp fishing, CENTURY RODS, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Florocarbon Line, Food, Fox Tackle, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, Pop Ups, Rob Nunn, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Solar Tackle, Solor Tackle, SP RODS, spomd, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, trakker tackle, ULTRGRA 14000 REELS, Vision Bivvy, weather, weather reports, winter, winter fishing | Leave a comment

Trip No 75 Carp Fishing (2015)


I am back along the tree lined bank, amongst the snags, as I don’t want to ignore this area.  I will switch between this area and the top bay with all the island’s, as I feel both areas should produce … Continue reading

Posted in 360 rig, Bag Fishing, big pit reels, big pits, carp, Carp fishing, CENTURY RODS, Defiant MPS, Fishing, Fishing Video's, Florocarbon Line, Fox Tackle, godman pva, JRC Tackle, Korda Tackle, lake fishing, matt Hayes, Nash Tackle, Paul Selman, Poloni Boilies, Pop Ups, Rob Nunn, Shaun harrison, SHIMANO, SHIMANO TACKLE, SHIMANO ULTEGRA, Solor Tackle, SP RODS, spomd, Steve Neville buzzers, Syndicate Fishing, trakker tackle, ULTRGRA 14000 REELS, versacast, Vision Bivvy, weather reports, winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment