British barbel record rocked with biggest ever from the Thames

1 Apr

BAIT company boss John Llewellyn ended the river season in record style with this giant 20 lb 12 oz barbel – the heaviest ever from the Thames.

John Llewellyn came rocked the British barbel record with this 20 lb 12 oz heavyweight from the River Thames, caught soon before the 2018/19 river season ended.
John Llewellyn came rocked the British barbel record with this 20 lb 12 oz heavyweight from the River Thames, caught soon before the 2018/19 river season ended.

The Big Carp owner initially thought he’d smashed the 21 lb 1 oz British barbel record when he weighed the …Continue reading »

River Thames barbel scaling 19 lb 15 oz for man who returned to fishing after long break

15 Mar

RYAN PEVY only restarted fishing again this season and was so pleased that he did when he slid the net under this massive 19 lb 15 oz barbel.

Ryan Pevy's giant Thames barbel scaled 19 lb 15 oz. He was a winner in Angler's Mail's famous Fish of the Week, sponsored by Richworth.
Ryan Pevy’s giant Thames barbel scaled 19 lb 15 oz. He was a winner in Angler’s Mail’s famous Fish of the Week, sponsored by Richworth.

The huge Thames barbel came when Ryan tackled the middle reaches of the mighty river. The High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire-based ‘returner’ …Continue reading »