Category: Lure Fishing

Zed & Stripey Fun

I’ve just had a very productive lunch break on the canal – albeit a cold one! I managed five little perch close in on my finesse dropshotting setup before re-rigging the rod with stronger...

Fishing And Muddy Puddles

A very quick birthday fishing trip to the canal with Mandy and Katie. We fished for less than 10 minutes and caught a surprise hybrid on my dropshotting tackle! I think Katie was impressed…...

A Trio Of Zeds

Stormy weather, dogs, malfunctions, calamities and interruptions never stopped me bagging a trio of zander in another quick lure session on the canal. Red Head Spikey Shads did all the damage in the milky...

Lurgi Lure Fishin’

I might be suffering from the dreaded winter lurgi, but it was still nice to get out for just a couple of precious hours with my good friend Dave ‘Stretch’ Armstrong yesterday. It’s great...

First Fish Of The Year!

My first fishing session of 2020! A short trip to a cold, clear and very chilly Oxford Canal with my Dad. He easily won the biggest perch prize, plus the biggest branch and a...

A Perfect End To The Year

The perfect end to 2019 has to be a New Years Eve family stroll along the canal and my daughter’s very first fishing session. She’s a natural! It’s great to get out with my...

Fun Flinging The Rubber

Just had a couple of enjoyable late afternoon mini sessions on the Oxford Canal with the trusty lure rods. I went for perch yesterday… but all I could catch were zander. I then went...

Quick-Fix Chubbing

My final lure session of the year was a really short afternoon mission, targeting chub on a local river using jig heads and crayfish lures. I put together this short vid for a bit...