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I Guess Winter Finally Arrived!!

It’s amazing that in one week the weather can change so radically. Just one week ago I was packing up after landing my second biggest common ever. The outside temperatures were in the 5°C and it was fairly overcast. The … Continue reading

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Last Session for January and my Second 40lb+ Common

With the weather forecast announcing the arrival of a prolonged cold snap next week, I felt that I had to get back out and do a couple more nights before the cold eventually put an end to the carp’s willingness … Continue reading

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What’s happened to Winter?

Its funny how the years pass and are so different. One year we have a heatwave in the summer and the next it’s cold and wet. Take the Winter; this time last year we were in the north pole, we … Continue reading

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Carp Fishing « EDC » Kit

Most of us that are into carp fishing are also into most other things ’outdoors’, hunting, camping, hiking etc. With all these activities its important to be well equipped, and in carping there is no shortage of gadgets. Recently I’ve … Continue reading

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Croix Blanche Snow Gallery 2010

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Maps,Navigation and GPS

Not really a fishing topic this, but one about something that I find useful when travelling to a new venue. I’ve already written on a couple of occasions about GPS units and how much I like them as navigational aids … Continue reading

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Coolest Carping Accessory Ever!

Well now we have all seen « Realtree », clothing, bivvies, rods..Well everything imaginable in the ubiquitous camo pattern. Everything? Well perhaps not quite. I came across this accessory in a French tackle shop “Realtree” seat covers for my 4×4. Now as … Continue reading

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Five Best Fishing Vehicles!

by Gareth Watkins Over the years I’ve had a whole range of different vehicles that I’ve used to get myself fishing. In the early days it was my parent’s cars, so whatever they had at the time, and varied from … Continue reading

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Why France for Carp?

by Gareth Watkins Carp fishing as we all know is  immensely popular now, with more and more people coming into the sport every year. This puts a huge pressure on the ticket lakes, club lakes and syndicates across the UK. … Continue reading

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Driving in France

Below is an extract from the AA website with tips for those wanting to drive in France. I recently had a lad of 17, who although he had a UK licence was inquiring about driving abroad. Below are the rules … Continue reading

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