Carp record bid rejected but orfe and others are accepted by British Record Fish Committee

21 Dec

THE final 2018 changes to the British Record Fish List have included a number of fish being accepted – but there was a ‘NO’ to one high-profile giant.

Lawrence King’s golden orfe of 8 lb 5 oz was accepted as an equal record.
Lawrence King’s golden orfe of 8 lb 5 oz was accepted as an equal record.

An official carp record bid of 69 lb 10 oz was rejected by the British Record Fish Committee due to the …Continue reading »

British record carp bid rejected

20 Dec

THE British Record Fish Committee’s final meeting of 2017 resulted in them turning down an application for the Israel-born potential record 68 lb 8 oz carp ‘Captain Jack’ from Cambridgeshire’s Holme Fen.

A year ago, they British Record Fish Committee rejected RH Fisheries’ Big Rig, another Israel strain carp from the same …Continue reading »

Carp Quarry, Saint Servais, Callac, Dept 22

8 Nov

Carp Quarry is a very old deep granite quarry which closed in 1938 and now fills from underground springs. This 3 acre lake truly is one of the most unusual stunning fishing venues in France. To the far side of … Read More »