Category: River Thames

Top 10 On The Thames

Finally got a bit of time to catch up on a fantastic Thames Festival I’ve just fished. Held over three days and with 72 anglers at Sandford, Culham and Abingdon. This was actually my...

Thames Champs Third Place

It was nice to end the weekend on a high with a cracking match on the Thames Championship. 24 teams of six, so it’s a nice big event with a real buzz in the...

Tough On The Thames

Just back from the three-day Thames Festival, expertly run by Paul Glenfield and his team. The river has been extremely patchy due to a lack of flow and it was so clear you could...

Two Hours On The River

Managed to sneak out for a mini 2-hour feeder session on the Thames this evening to try a few things. Travelled mega light, so I just took my net bag, F25 seatbox (minus footplate),...

Back On The River

It was so nice to be back on a natural venue with a fish-packed session on the River Thames at Culham with Tim Nix. This section is controlled by Sutton-Courtenay AC and definitely one...

Final Match Of 2018

My last match of 2018 was the Top Tackle Oxford DAA Xmas Match on the Thames at Donnington. I’ve shot a couple of articles on this stretch but never actually fished it til today....

Back On The Busy Thames

Back on the Thames today for Round 3 of the Oxford Winter League and, of course, I was back at Folly! This is the third Thames match on the bounce I’ve found myself in...

Just A ‘Normal’ Day On The River

Another struggle for me on the Thames today. This time I drew at Folly. First time I’ve seen this bit… and hopefully the last! I was immediately above a footbridge and apparently a dodgy...

A Tale Of Two Rivers

Heroes and zeros last weekend on the river. Managed to win the Wychavon Championship qualifier on the Avon at Evesham with a level 10lb net. That included 4lb of hemp roach, a good 4lb+of...