Britain’s biggest common carp

12 Mar

BRITAIN’S record common carp has come out at 63 lb five months after its last capture at 64 lb – incredibly, to the same angler.

Mike O’Neill landed the giant common carp called Tarka from RH Fisheries’ The Avenue syndicate in Shropshire. The lake is the …Continue reading »

Britain’s biggest common carp

13 Oct

ONE of the UK’s largest carp ever has come out at 64 lb, making it the nation’s biggest known common. It has been predicted to go onto break the official British carp record.

Known as Tarka, the huge common carp came from RH Fisheries The Avenue syndicate in Shropshire. This is the former …Continue reading »

Record carp brace

26 May

THE UK’s record carp brace, weighing an astonishing 115 lb 10 oz, has fallen to a top carper thanks to taking a mate with him as a guest.

The record carp brace was formed of the giant mirror carp, going 58 lb 12 oz (pictured above) and 56 …Continue reading »