Tag Archives: summer

A Summer’s Carping

A Summer’s Carping Over the last few seasons I’ve been concentrating on the rivers and fishing mostly for barbel. But at the start of 2015 and a productive session on my own venue where I banked a few fish including … Continue reading

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ATTs : Bite Alarm System

Advanced Technology Tackle : Bite Alarm System A few weeks ago I got a set of alarms from the guys at ATT. I’d been in the market for a new set for a while, and talking to several of my … Continue reading

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Holidays in France: More than Fishing !

Holidays in France: More than Fishing ! by Steve Howard For me, fishing is much more than simply casting a line to catch a fish, it’s much, much more than that. In fact, if that was all that angling had … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Fishing

I’ve been carp fishing now for over 34 years and have grown and learned with the pursuit, which started a good while before the hair-rig era, and when carping still had a mystique and mystery… Since I’ve lived in France … Continue reading

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Les Carpes de la Croix Blanche : TV programme from 2003

A trip down memory lane this film. Originally made for the French fishing and hunting TV channel “Chasse et Pêche” in 2003, it has since been edited to DVD. (Naturally the commentary is in French). The film shows some nice … Continue reading

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A nice video clip by Dawid Jurewicz during a recent trip to Croix Blanche Lakes

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A couple of Dutch videos

Here are a couple of clips shot by Dutch anglers Jan de Jager and Germ Bruinsma in April 2012: Part 1: Part 2:

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Croix Blanche Seasons

Over the last three or four years I have filmed the lakes and some of the fish during all of the seasons of the year. I thouhgt is would be nice to put a clip together showing these changing seasons … Continue reading

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French Moggies

Boilies aren’t just about carp fishing. Boilies also make excellent baits for cat fish. The following is an extract from a diary by Alan Batham of a recent fishing trip to Croix Blanche Lakes in northern France. Alan highly recommends the lakes … Continue reading

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Croix Blanche Lakes : Summer 2011 Video

A short clip shot with Andy Lear and his friends on the Croix Blanche complex during the summer 2011.

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