Monthly Archive: December 2016

Last Cast Of 2016

My last cast of 2016 lead to this huge F1! I caught it on High Pool at Tunnel Barn yesterday, fishing double pinkie on a size 20 hook to a 0.09mm bottom. After a...

Welcome Surprise On The Canal

Another lure-caught species ticked off the checklist. Fought like a demon. Turned out to be a chunky 2lb hybrid. Last cast. Hooked (cough) in the (cough, cough) tail! What? They all count! ūüėČ

So You Wanna Be Sponsored?

I have had a number of people contacting me lately regarding getting sponsored, so here’s my¬†advice for any wannabe anglers out there.¬†I originally penned this article several¬†years ago for the Match Fishing website, but...

Fishemon GO!

I soon realised that¬†Pokemon GO was far too addictive for someone like me to keep playing on my iPhone. Instead, I came up with my own ‘Fishemon GO’ alternative characters. Hope you like them....

Another PB!

  A¬†very quick Boxing Day jigging session on the Grand Union with my Dad (as it was too chuffin’¬†cold!) lead to yet another personal best. This aluminium cooking pot was hooked some 15 metres...

My First Rubbadubba Chub

A really quick afternoon session lead to this beaut ‚Ästmy first ever lure-caught chub! I was originally headed for the canal, but fortuitously forgot where I was headed and, rather than turning back, I...

Best Of The Rest

Packington Winter League ‚Äď Round 5 I will try and keep this one short. Packington WL fifth round and Little Gearys was the destination. Before the start I named four pegs that would win...

An Interesting Session

Tunnel Barn Farm Open I have finally managed to get on the hallowed Jennys Pool at Tunnel Barn! Sadly, it wasn’t for a winter league round, where mega team points are almost guaranteed! This was...

F1s & Chips!

Snapping that unfortunate van sign the other day reminded me of a couple of other things I’ve spotted on my travels, such as this chippy when I visited¬†Woolacoombe¬†a year or so ago. Sadly, the...