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Croix Blanche revisited

by Steve Howard It is commonly said that we learn more from defeat than we do in victory, and when you analyse that statement in terms of carp angling it becomes perfectly clear that this is most certainly the case. … Continue reading

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A week to remember!

by Steve Howard All seasoned anglers will appreciate that it’s those especially memorable moments in angling that we strive for. Unfortunately, those euphoric snap-shots of success are often far and few between – although, of course, there is much besides … Continue reading

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44lb 8oz Tortue Common

When I get a nice picture sent over its good to post it on the blog. This shot was by Belgian angler Christophe Aelterman who banked this scale perfect 44lb 8oz common from peg 10 last week. Well done mate!!

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Paul Macleod’s Superb Fortnight

Here are a few photos of Paul Macleod’s fortnight trip to the venue. Paul on his third trip to the lakes once again got amongst the big fish banking the largest carp of the year to date. He started off … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Photos

Here are a few shots from fish April & May caught at the complex. The Spring has been pretty productive with a good number of nice fish banked.

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Some March Photos

Here are a few shots of fish caught during March on the complex. Fish between 11kg (23lb) and 18kg (40lb).

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Self-take Photography Revisited

Last year I started to take my self-take photography seriously. After landing a 46lb Common at night and not being able to do adequate photos I decided to right things. My first piece of equipment was the SRB Griturn air … Continue reading

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February Result

Dutch angler Ralf Verhoeven spent three nights in early February on the Tortue Lale, taking advantage of the unusually mild weather for the time of the year. I had myself seen several fishing showing while working on the venue, so … Continue reading

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Feels very Spring-like today!!!

A shot across the Croix Blanche Lake. The trees are in bud, the weeping willows starting to leaf, it really feels like Spring in the bright sunshine today. The fish have been active too. So if you fancy a Spring … Continue reading

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‘Le Tour de France’ is coming this summer!

Any body in the Reims area on the 10th July will be able to get a glimpse of the “Tour de France ” that is arriving in Reims that evening. This year’s tour is of particular interest to people in … Continue reading

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