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Sunday February 11th – First Winter Chub Session On The River Cam.

Well, I have been seeing a few nice chub coming out the River Cam over the last few weeks, so fancied a bit of the action on my favourite stretch of the river. I invited another angling friend of mine, … Continue reading

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Tuesday February 6th – Ely Ouse (Town Centre)

Not used my feeder rod, for a while so dug it out of the shed and had a go after the roach and skimmers that shoal up regularly in this stretch, this time of year. I met a mate down … Continue reading

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Thursday 25th January – Red Letter ‘Evening’ on a Fenland Drain!

I am lucky enough to get out fishing one evening week, and as you know this time of year I use this time to target the zander. I had text from a friend, who fancied a session, and of course … Continue reading

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Saturday 13th January – Back on the drains!

Well it has been a while since ventured back onto the drains after the pike, due to all the rain, wind and extremely cold weather we have been having, and also waiting for the drains to fine down, it was … Continue reading

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Wednesday 10th January – Yet another Zed session!

Had my usual evening fishing session, so as usual went after the Zeds, as the conditions seemed perfect. Finished work at half five and arrived at the river just before seven. Conditions were perfect nice cloud cover, slight breeze and … Continue reading

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My 2017 Zander Quest in a Nutshell

Well as regular visitors are aware, I really enjoy my pike fishing, but the zander has more of an edge for me and can be a challenge, which I enjoy, and thought it would be fitting to write purely about … Continue reading

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Saturday 2nd December – Lincolnshire Drains

I have a contact over in Lincolnshire, so arranged a visit to try the drains over there. Left home just before dawn, and got there just as the sun got up. The first venue we tried was the Sibsey Trader. … Continue reading

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Saturday 25th November – My local drain

I had a couple of hours on my local stretch of the Old Bedford/River Delph. Tried a couple of swims, but no fish on this occasion, as run out of time. Nice couple of hours, but will make time for … Continue reading

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Saturday 18th November – Twenty Foot Drain

Had a full day out in the fens today. Was a very slow session. Got to the drain very slow, and started off in my usual hot spot. Unusually I had nothing, not even a run. I sat it out … Continue reading

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Wednesday November 8th – Time for a cheeky lunchtime session!

I am lucky enough to work within five minutes drive of the Old West River, so more than enough time to have a cheeky lunchtime session. I have visited before with my pike rod but blanked, but wanted another go … Continue reading

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