Jon Arthur's Blog

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...

Coaching At Lindholme Lakes

A really enjoyable day’s coaching with Andy at the brilliant Lindholme Lakes. We settled on a nice peg on Laurels, which is the first time I’ve been able to get on this lake since...

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...

Pellet Pointers At Tunnel Barn

Some nice action photos from a really busy day at Tunnel Barn Farm with Mark. We wanted plenty of bites on pellets, so I chose one of my favourite pegs on New Pool. It’s...

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),...

4th With 679lb

I fished the 4th and final round of the Catch More Media league at the lovely Lindholme Lakes yesterday. I drew a very good peg on Bennys and had 174lb, which was an average...

Pathetic Performance & Pants Pegging

Wednesday was the final round of the UK Champs held at Barston. For some reason it fished really badly for most; even those lucky enough with the luxury of an empty peg to one...

Bagging At The Bowl On The Pole

This is the first chance I’ve had to report back on a cracking day’s pole fishing with Mathew at Bishops Bowl Fishery. We headed for White Bishop Lake at the venue and had plenty...