British record barbel of 21 lb 2 oz quietly enters history lists

23 Dec

THE specimen world was shocked when it read all about a new British record barbel that was accepted at the end of 2019.

Colin Smithson's 21 lb 2 oz British record barbel was accepted by the British Record Fish Committee at their final meeting of 2019.
Colin Smithson’s 21 lb 2 oz British record barbel was accepted by the British Record Fish Committee at their final meeting of 2019.

Colin Smithson caught his 21 lb 2 oz British record barbel from a Sussex river on November 7. He decided …Continue reading »