Category Archives: spods

Trip No 17 Carp Fishing (2015)


This is my first trip of 2015 on the inland sea.  It is looking stunning as always, it’s still daunting though – I am fishing a tiny part of a vast water. I have found two very nice humps to … Continue reading

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Trip No 16 Carp Fishing (2015)


I am out for three nights this week (which is very nice indeed).  I am fishing on the back of the wind, even with the warm weather we have been having.  I still feel there is still a bit of … Continue reading

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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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Trip No 3 Carp Fishing (2015)


It’s my first outing on my new water and I have not set foot on the lake for over 7 years.  It was then a day ticket/club water and you could not move for people.  It is a bit busy today as we … Continue reading

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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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Trip No1 Pike/Carp Fishing (2015)


Not bad going, I am out for my first trip of 2015 and it’s only the 2nd of January! I am doing a couple of days and a night with a friend for a social New Year’s drink. The fishing may … Continue reading

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Tackle Review


TACKLE REVIEW I am going to review my fishing tackle over this year.  I will be reviewing some of my other item’s that my friends’ use. These review’s will be open and honest as I am not sponsored by anyone, hopefully they … Continue reading

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My Quest For A Big Common Part 1 to 4


PART 4 (2014) Update           It’s November now and my new syndicate has closed for the Winter (from the 30th September),  it’s a SSSI, say no more. I have only had one small carp on the river this year, dispite seeing a nice … Continue reading

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Trip No 49 Carp Fishing (2014)


I am out on the lake again.  Unfortunately, I have had to set up in the dark, as work was not kind today!  Can’t win them all, hence no photos. Here is one from the other week.  I have set up over … Continue reading

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A lucky night out!


This is the account o the capture of my PB Carp a few years back, whilst fishing one on the RMC Angling Venues Nr Chichester. Over the previous year of my membership there, I had landed some very nice carp … Continue reading

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