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    Re: Gaymire: Are the Monsters Still There?

    It it me or do they not like putting dates on posts there?
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    Re: Gaymire: Are the Monsters Still There?

    "Behind you" (is a mountie riding a moose, better crop that out)
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    Re: Gaymire: Are the Monsters Still There?

    Funnily enough I'm about to watch the last bit tonight.
  4. Re: The 50lber – Let’s see the doubters’ ‘proof’!

    What's the species of grass that we can see in the picture near the fish's tail?
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    Re: How did you get on?

    Took my youngest down to the weeping willow swim described in my last post here. Target species perch, bait was lobworms. She only had one fish but it was a nice one that had the clutch whirring.
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    Re: A Few Words on UK Wildlife Depletion.

    Infuriating and heartbreaking Cliff.
  7. Re: New to fishing, looking to fish the canals around Wigan

    Take a few live worms so you have something to stick on the hook when you fancy a sit down or start to suffer from a devastating loss of faith in lures.
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    Re: Worm hunting tips?

    Thanks for all the advice lads. I already have enough for a decent session, sandy fingertips made a huge difference.
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    Re: Worm hunting tips?

    Can't remember the last time I saw mustard powder but I have a jar in the fridge - surely they won't know the difference. Might try that tomorrow. Meanwhile I have made some small piles of play sand...
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    Re: Worm hunting tips?

    Only shop we have here is AD rayner. £2.50 for ten worms last time I coughed up. Seeing all those worms disappearing last night was like finding a tenner but it keeps blowing away when you go to pick...
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    Re: Worm hunting tips?

    It's the big lobs I'm after Peter. I once heard it takes them a surprising number of years to reach full size. Besides, the lawn is full of the slippery devils, I just need to improve my skills using...
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    Worm hunting tips?

    We only have a small patch of lawn but last night I went out with the head torch and spotted dozens and dozens of lobs. I managed to capture a grand total of two. They are so wary it made stalking...
  13. Re: Advice on What to Buy for Course Fishing

    1. This is a great time of year for fishing

    2. As others indicated, we'll need to know the type of fishing you enjoy and the kind of waters you intend to visit. If you can come up with a budget...
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    Re: Weighing in my landing net?

    Tink, I would think a 'quick dip' works out much the same when it comes to how wet the mesh gets.
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    Re: How did you get on?

    Apart from the occasional excursion to the rudd pond, and last week's micro session on the Chelmer, nearly all of my fishing consists of sessions on my very local small river. Chub dominate, dace are...
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    Re: Favourite presenter on youtube

    I like Bill Allen too but he does put me in mind of an unused Harry Enfield character.
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    Re: Favourite presenter on youtube

    Gave up on TA yonks ago, they're clearly in it for the clicks and the resulting money. Couldn't stand the way they kept saying awesome. On a more positive note:

    Riverpiker

    One of my main...
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    Re: How did you get on?

    This is a bit up from the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation, and yes it's very much reduced. The canalized sections are much the same as they always were though. A little further upstream from my...
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    Re: How did you get on?

    On Thursday i met my mate in town for lunch and decided to take bit of a detour home along the Chelmer. It was flowing grudgingly and covered for miles in not only duckweed but also it's even more...
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    Re: How did you get on?

    Great stuff Mr Owens, i bet you thought of nothing else during your night shift.
  21. Re: Best lures and spinners for perch and pike

    Couple more vids to recharge your faith in the idea that lures can work. And indeed be the best method on the day.

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    YouTube
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    Re: Minor tackle

    The small blade is great for cutting braid too, plus you have tweezers, screwdriver, thing for removing horses' shoes etc
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    Re: First time out....

    Agree with all that.

    I need to actually get out and do some autumn lure fishing before i dish out any more advice. Got my rod ready for a chance at a bit of urban spinning but my brownie point...
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    Re: First time out....

    I'd stay general until you know what lives in what stretches. For me personally i like to use a light setup that covers perch, chub and baby pike. Lures up to about 2 inches i suppose. If i target...
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    Re: First time out....

    This is normal for lure fishing, especially when you start out. Gradually you start to get a few follows, takes and fish. Only then do you start to get some kind of confidence in particular lures for...
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