Jon Arthur's Blog

Top 5 At Decoy

Not long back from the Winter League Final at Peterborough. 30 teams of 10 across Decoy Lakes and the Fenland Drains. Was handed peg 6 on Six Islands at Decoy and managed 5th in...

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...

Good Times At Packington

I had a really great day at Packington Fisheries with Phil on Little Gearys Lake for an enjoyable session on the long pole and feeder. The actual fishing was pretty tough as the F1s...

Coaching On A Winter Canal

I had a really nice coaching day on the Oxford Canal with Paul the other day. After such a cold snap it fished surprisingly well, although the bites were very shy at times. We...

Be A Match Blogger!

I’ve put this template together for any wannabe match bloggers out there. Simply fill in the gaps or edit to suit. #keeponblogging!   Match Template 2000 Well that was _______ (good/crap/surprising/indifferent/a day to forget)....

Tunnel Barn Winter League Runners Up 2019!

Tenth and final round of the Tunnel Barn Teams of 4 Winter League today. Two good pegs and two dodgy ones for our Team Dynamite quartet. Luckily I was on a good one(!) in...

Casters On The Canal

Just uploaded a brand new film for part of a new series I’ve called The Session. These are not live matches, but just me spending some enjoyment on the bank. This one is from...

Frozen Fun?

Ice breaking was the highlight on the latest Dog Lane Silvers, as the fishing was pants! I weighed just over 2lb of silvers (one skimmer, one chub and 12 roach), but also had to...

Team 2nd With One Round To Go!

Today was the penultimate round of the Tunnel Barn Teams Of 4 with most lakes properly frozen. I drew peg 13 on Club Pool which can be a fantastic peg, but can also be...

Ice Doodling

Bit of a frosty one this morning! Thought I’d warm myself up with another van window ice doodle!