Big roach target hit after 45 years

20 Dec

DAVE BRICE wanted to crack the 2 lb roach barrier after fishing for 45 years and did it in the best style possible with this 2 lb 13 oz monster from a Oxfordshire gravel pit.

The 52-year-old maintenance engineer said: “On my third visit I found the lake much murkier than usual after being whipped …Continue reading »

Roach stockings continue

23 Apr

THE Avon Roach Project has stocked thousands more redfins following their annual harvesting of stocks in their fish farms.

Avon Roach Project co-founder Trevor Harrop (pictured above) said: “This year we made five deposits – some to the main …Continue reading »

Gigantic river roach

22 Jan

DRENNAN INTERNATIONAL sales rep Mike Davidson has caught huge fish of most coarse species but put this 3 lb 3 oz roach straight to the top of the pile.

Mike, from Midhurst, West Sussex, tempted the awesome roach from a southern chalkstream on a short evening session. The 37-year-old …Continue reading »