David Seaman nets two river PBs

1 Jan

FORMER Arsenal and England football legend David Seaman set two new personal bests in a fantastic river day that saw him land a 1 lb 1 oz dace and 2 lb 1 oz roach in a great mixed haul.

Berkshire-based David Seaman was out on Hampshire’s River Test with Clearwater Angling Solutions boss Ollie Johnson. Ace all-rounder Ollie explained: …Continue reading »

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 »

Ebay Dace

29 Dec

The one advantage of being sent off to collect random Ebay purchases (new hob, Bristol) is that occasionally the places I visit happen to be near interesting bits of water. A couple of years back I had my best ever perch session, fishing just two hours before I had another Ebay collection to make (TV … Continue reading “Ebay Dace”