Category Archives: Tackle Fanatic

Trip 92 Carp Fishing- 2017


After a poor few days and a chat with a friend who had not been out for a few weeks due to ill heath, I suggest he may fancy a day on here for a change. The likelihood of a … Continue reading

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Trip 91 Carp Fishing- 2017


With it being half term week, the family are off to Ireland for the week.  I have the opportunity to fish five nights this week or even go on the river after the Barbel.  Am not really sure yet, don’t … Continue reading

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Let’s See What The Next Few Nights Bring.


I have the opertuneity to fish five night this week, so we shall start here and see where we finish up. Richard 

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Trip 90 Carp Fishing – 2017


It’s been a week since my last trip.  Which you all know is a life time for me but family comes first. With the first of many night time set ups looming ever closer, it was nice to arrive just … Continue reading

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Trip 89 Carp Fishing- 2017


It’s that Thursday evening feeling!  Kids dropped off – let’s go!  However, half way there, the wife calls and she is stuck in a big traffic jam!  Oops, bit of a panic on and updates every 10 minutes, a friend … Continue reading

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It’s A Bit Windy Out


Pukka night for it. Richard 

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Trip 88 Carp Fishing- 2017


For the first time in a very long time (probably since early July), I am out for a few hours in the day time.  As luck would have it, I was down the lake by 0910.  I had the knowledge … Continue reading

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Trip 86 Carp Fishing- 2017


With my girl’s dropped off at their clubs.  I was on my way down the lake and all done before dark. Back on my spots again and another 2 kilos of Smokey Jack out there with a couple of 20mm … Continue reading

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Traps Set


Just about got the camp set up before darkness fell upon the lake.  Richard 

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Trip 85 Carp Fishing – 2017


I arrived down the lake to find way too many people fishing tonight (in the middle of the week night).  After a quick chat with a fellow member, I headed on around the lake, looking for a likely area to … Continue reading

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