Tag Archives: Hollbrook Mill pond

Trip No 1 Pike Fishing (2016)


For the first trip of the year, I am Pike fishing on the river after that 25 lb. There has been a lot of rain over the past two days and there will also be plenty of it today.  I … Continue reading

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Trip No 96 Carp Fishing (2015)


Today I have moved onto one of the other lakes on the complex.  I have not fished this one for for quite sometime.  There isn’t the head of large carp here like the other lake’s but there are a couple … Continue reading

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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

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The Spomb Phenomenon!


I just love these things and has made baiting up so much better.  I can’t understand why people still are using throwing sticks on lakes where seagulls are a nightmare.  I think this could be a waste of bait. My … Continue reading

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Trip No 88 Carp Fishing (2015)


With the weather as it is,  I just can’t get enough of this place and I have a feeling there is a big fish due out of this swim soon. I am in the same swim as normal to start … Continue reading

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Trip No 85 Carp Fishing (2015)


After yesterday’s disaster, there was only one thing to do.  Come back and get revenge – well hopefully.  It’s been sometime since I have lost a big fish and it’s still hurting today.  You have to move on and catch … Continue reading

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Trip No 84 Carp Fishing (2015)


Today’s trip is another session along the tree lined margin bank.  I have noticed that things are slowing down on the lake and this has been backed up by other angler’s. I am feeling quite confident that there will start … Continue reading

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Katran Mimicker Leadcore Leader’s


Katran Lead-core Leaders are absolutely perfect for weedy water and even slow moving rivers, I have been using this stuff for more than a year and a absolute love the stuff. Dry and Wet Blends very will with weed on … Continue reading

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Trip No 73 Carp Fishing (2015)


Down on the Meadows lake for my Sunday night session. After a look round in the swims that are on the back of the wind,  as the last few days there has been a chill in the air. I quit … Continue reading

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Trip No 71 Carp Fishing (2015)


After my night out and what can only be described as bream fishing.  I have done my school run bit and have headed straight back down the lake (after the Mrs came home) to have a play along the snag … Continue reading

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