Immaculate winter common carp nears 90 lb!

17 Jan

JAMES JONES is used to catching huge fish, but he was amazed when this 88 lb 4 oz common carp took lots of line from his reel at long range.

What a winter common - James Jones prepares to return his 88 lb 4 oz Gigantica carp.
What a winter common – James Jones prepares to return his 88 lb 4 oz Gigantica carp.

The Gigantica carp venue in France was where James tempted the winter hulk, known as The Immaculate. James, 39, from …Continue reading »

Fishtec closes down

13 Jan

THE UK’s ‘biggest’ mail order fishing tackle retailer is to cease trading.

Near to closing - Fishtec was big in online sales, via mail order brochures, and also had a well stocked shop.
Near to closing – Fishtec was big in online sales, via mail order brochures, and also had a well stocked shop.

In a surprising move, Fishtec embarked upon a closing down sale ready to close at some point in January 2020. …Continue reading »