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Richworth Linear Fisheries regular Josh Bennett has landed the highly prized

'Big Common' from Unity Lake, part of the Guy Lakes Syndicate. Josh set his

new common carp personal best of 43lb 4oz fishing a quick overnighter and

landed 3 other carp to 22lb 8oz.



The huge 'Eric's Common' from Rainbow Lake in France has been caught again

just four days after it was caught by Tom Duncan-Dunlop at 85lb. Neville Wright

set his new personal best of 85lb 10oz after enduring a week of heavy rain in

swim 5. Neville and his angling partner Mark Gray landed a total of 20 carp.



George West has updated us with his May results from Combley Lakes on the

Isle of Wight. Using Steve Renyard's Contrast Boilies, George has so far landed

16 carp, including 11 x 20's to 29lb and 3 x 30's upto 38lb 4oz.



Tom Duncan-Dunlop has become the first British angler to land 3 common carp

over the 80lb barrier with his recent capture of 'Eric's Common' from Rainbow

weighing 85lb. Tom bagged his target fish using a small Brazil nut topped

with a Solar Dairy Cream pop-up and added other fish to 65lb 10oz.



James Pierce has landed one of Wellington Country Park's most sought after

residents in the shape of the 'Ulcer Fish' at a new top weight of 51lb 8oz.

James landed his new personal best on the final day of a recent 5 day session

that featured other fish to 34lb 14oz.



Somerset angler Josh Russell has broken the Richworth Linear Oxlease Lake

record and set a new personal best with a 43lb 4oz common on his first visit to

the venue. The 'Big Common' fell to a single hookbait cast to showing fish at

long range.



Big carp angler Rob Hughes has become the first British angler to catch a 70lb+

carp from two countries when he landed this stunning 72lb 10oz common from a

low stock German gravel pit last week. Rob hooked the giant fishing to snags

at 150 yards whilst testing some new Fox International products.



Andy Ormrod from Improve Your Fishing has been in touch to report yet another

fantastic tutorial on the Richworth Linear Complex. This 48 hour 'Dad and Lad'

session saw James Bannister land 6 fish from Oxlease Lake up to a new personal

best weight of 30lb 8oz smashing his previous best by over 12lb.



Chris Freeman has ended a nine year quest as he bagged his target fish '4.3' as

part of a 16-fish haul from Suffolk Water Park. The 41 year old also caught the

mirror known as 'Magical' at 35lb 4oz and a fish called 'Single Scale' at 30lb 11oz.

The impressive session also featured 11 20's to 29lb 4oz and three mid-doubles.



Midlands-based angler Chris Harris has landed yet another UK forty in the shape

of a 40lb 12oz mirror known as 'Folded Tail'. Targeting Wellington Country Park

with Solar Tackle Top Banana boilies, Chris also landed commons of 20lb and

29lb 6oz as he fished bottom baits over a bed of matching freebies.



Yateley Match Lake newcomer Justin Fennell has landed the lakes biggest

resident 'Kiss Scale' at a new lake record weight of 41lb 8oz. Amazingly Justin

caught the carp on his first trip within 3 hours of casting out. Justin used a

Solar Chinese Take-Away boilie hookbait over 1kg scattered freebies.



Steve Briggs and his wife Joan have enjoyed a fantastic session in Essex on

the exclusive Church Pool owned by Kevin Nash. Joan, an accomplished angler

in her own right, landed 'The Cuckoo' weighing 42lb and the couple have now

both banked this fish after Steve caught it weighing 42lb 2oz in 2011.



Rainbow Lake regular Craig Murby has landed one of the biggest carp in the

world in the shape of 'Lockey's Common' weighing 80lb 12oz. Craig netted

the monster on the last day of his two week session in France and is in the

elite club of anglers who have landed both a common and mirror over 80lb.



Improve Your Fishing have just reported a record breaking 48 hour carp tutorial

on Richworth Linear Brasenose 2 landing 17 carp, 7 over 20lb up to a new PB

for Scott Horrocks of 33lb, only ounces off the lake record. View the website for

a tailored tutorial with a qualified angling coach.



Richworth Linear veteran and bailiff Stewart Roper has landed one of the most

sought after fish on the complex known as 'Kempy's Linear' weighing 42lb 2oz.

This is Stewart's 5th different forty from Manor Farm lake in the last two years.



Team Avid Carp angler Ian Russell has caught one of his target fish known as

'Orange Spot' from Unity Lake on the Richworth Linear complex. Ian used a

large scattering of Sonubaits Code Red shelf-life boilies to tempt the ghostie

weighing exactly 40lb and added two twenties and two doubles.



Dave Mansell has landed 'Fudgies' from big fish water Gigantica Lake in France.

Dave used an 18ft zig rig to tempt his new personal best and braced it with a

stunning 29lb fully scaled mirror. Dave added other fish to 41lb 2oz using zig's

during his stay.


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