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24 HR SESSIONS - WETLANDS PEG 2, MONDAY 24/09 AND PEG 3, MONDAY 01/10/18
VARIATIONS ON A THEME

VARIATIONS ON A THEME

Published at 12:09pm on 25th Sep 2018.

After my last few trips out turned out to be pretty much a bit of a let-down I decided it was time to make a few changes. I’m not really one for...

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WETLANDS PEG 10, THE SUPERCAST - MONDAY 10/09 TO TUESDAY 11/09

WETLANDS PEG 10, THE SUPERCAST - MONDAY 10/09 TO TUESDAY 11/09

Published at 01:08pm on 24th Sep 2018.

I’ve mentioned before that carp catching success at Wetlands Lakes is often dependant upon making a carefully considered peg choice.  As ev...

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BLOG 43 FROM NIGEL BANKS

BLOG 43 FROM NIGEL BANKS

Published at 03:49pm on 18th Sep 2018.

The last few weeks have been very busy for me, both with work (I’m supposed to have retired!) and fishing. I’ve been out and about on trip...

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24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg 10 "Supercast" - Wed 05/09 to Thurs 06/09

24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg 10 "Supercast" - Wed 05/09 to Thurs 06/09

Published at 04:19pm on 11th Sep 2018.

Thumbing through my dusty old fishing diaries, I was thrilled to come across the account of my first ever night fishing session on Wetlands specimen l...

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24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg1 Capybara - Monday 20/08 to Tuesday 21/08

24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg1 Capybara - Monday 20/08 to Tuesday 21/08

Published at 01:42pm on 5th Sep 2018.

Baiting strategy, is always a frequently debated subject, especially in regard to the profound influence that the revolving seasons have upon it. Just...

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24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg10 Supercast - Monday 06/08 to Tuesday 07/08

24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg10 Supercast - Monday 06/08 to Tuesday 07/08

Published at 01:39pm on 5th Sep 2018.

How can you catch the largest and reputedly more desirable specimens from a widely stocked carp water? That is a question that has exercised many an a...

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24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg1 - Monday 30/07 to Tuesday 31/07

24Hr Session, Wetlands Peg1 - Monday 30/07 to Tuesday 31/07

Published at 12:35pm on 7th Aug 2018.

To my shame, my peg choice on Wetlands specimen lake this week was influenced more by proximity to the stock pond than any serious attempt to locate c...

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Park Life - Tommy Flower

Park Life - Tommy Flower

Published at 01:56pm on 2nd Aug 2018.

After my capture of the ‘big leather’ carp from my syndicate decided it was time for spawning and with it the lakes closed to let the them...

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Phil Barker Summer blog # 5

Phil Barker Summer blog # 5

Published at 02:26pm on 1st Aug 2018.

Then to top it off, within 30 mins I had another storming take, this was definitely bigger once again, as it took me all over the lake with no possibi...

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