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A Cold Spell at Watersmeet

The weather has changed at Watersmeet. Earlier in the week the lake iced over in places and now we have a slight covering of snow.  What of the carp now the weather has changed? Well, the carp are chilled too! Carp like most fish are cold blooded. This means that their body temperature is the […]

Festive Fun at Lillybelle

After seeing fish on Christmas Day morning, I decided to dust the rods off and try my luck. 24 hours fishing, a hard frost and frozen kit were not enough to stop me banking 6 fish. 1x 40+, 1x 30+, 3x 20’s and an 18. Really successful short session! See the rest of the photos […]

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Villefond 2018 Highlights

With the 2018 season coming to an end we thought we could write a small piece to touch on some of the great things over the year. Firstly we would like to thank everyone that came to fish at Lac Du Villefond and spent time in our little slice of carpy heaven. 2018 as always […]

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Aerial Views of Brocard Large

Brother carp visited Brocard Large this summer and took some incredible aerial footage to give you a real feel for this 39-acre French carp fishing venue. Take a look!  Brocard Large is situated within picturesque woodlands in the Champagne region of France, created and run by the prominent fish farming Bachelier family. The complex consists of […]

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Introducing Eau De Vie

The demand for small carp fishing lakes that can be hired for just two or three people has increased massively over the last few years – you just can’t beat having the place to yourself for a relaxing and tranquil holiday. Enter Eau De Vie, a perfectly proportioned 2-acre lake with lakeside accommodation just a […]

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A New Lake Record For Blue Lake

We’ve really seen Blue Lake come into its own the last couple of seasons. It has always been well regarded as a good action packed water with plenty of 20lb+ carp on the bank each week but this year we have seen many 40lb and 50lb+ carp landed too. 

Video: Vaumigny From Above

A cracking video from Jamie Bellhouse’s trip to Vaumigny this June. See a couple of the resident catfish, carp and some incredible views of this 35-acre French lake.

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Carp Fishing Runs Waters in France

We’re always wary of describing some of our French carp fishing lakes as ‘runs waters’. After all, the way a lake produces on one single week is down to many variables – weather, time of year, pressure and so on. However, with that said, the following 6 lakes usually produce the goods again and again…

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A Report From Deux Iles

George Vawser sent in a great write-up after his session on Deux Iles, a 7 acre French carp fishing lake in the heart of the Eure Valley in Normandy.

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Video: Forest Lodge Lake

Mike Linstead visited one of our newest French carp fishing venues, Forest Lodge Lake, this April. We’re very excited about this lake and its neighbouring lake, Augustin – watch the video and we’re sure you’ll agree that the setting is really something else!

An introduction to Forest Lodge 

Angling Lines field tester and videographer Mike Linstead was recently sent on assignment to one of our newest venues for 2018, Forest Lodge. Here is an account of his visit. 

Augustin: The Jewel in the Forest 

Angling Lines field tester Mike Linstead was sent on assignment to film one of the newest lakes in our collection for 2018, Augustin. Mike reports back on his experience of this eagerly anticipated new venue.