barbel fishing tips

Pat Gillett’s September Fishing Diary

Pat Gillett is a real all-rounder when it comes to angling, and having spent 40 years doing it, he certainly knows a thing or two. Pat’s in pursuit of barbel in this September diary entry… Sunday 1st September 2013 – River Dove This was only my second trip of the season to the River Dove […]

august barbel fishing diary

Pat Gillett’s August Fishing Diary

Pat Gillett is a real all-rounder when it comes to angling, and having spent 40 years doing it, he certainly knows a thing or two. Pat’s in pursuit of barbel in this August diary entry… Thursday 1st August 2013 – River Derwent This was to be the second trip of the season to the Derwent. […]

Pat Gillet & a Molyneux Common Carp

What Carp Bait should I take to Molyneux?

Pat Gillett answers a query for Molyneux, advising on his baiting tactics early on in the year…  Spencer wrote: Hi, I’m fishing at lake Molyneux in France on the 19th to the 26th March and was just wondering what the best bait would be & maybe best tactics?  I was looking into taking Quest Chilli Chocolate ? Any […]

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A Week’s Carp Fishing at Island Lake

I have just come back from an interesting weeks fishing with Paul Cooper on the Angling Lines Venue, Island Lake. Island Lake is a mature looking Gravel Pit of approximately 25 acres in the Champagne Region of France; roughly 3 ¾ hours drive from Calais. As the name suggests it has a large island and […]

Carp fishing tips

In carp fishing small things can make a big difference!

  Towards the end of April I had a week on one of the Angling Lines venues called Long Lake. I have written an article on the weeks fishing on the Angling Lines’ venue website. Now although I didn’t catch any massive fish I did catch a few. But the main thing that the week […]