Eleven pike in three hours.

Thursday 27th October will live in my memory for many years to come as the best day’s pike fishing I have had with any group. Three lads and a key worker fished from about 11.15 a.m. until 2.15 p.m. with…

More pike courses

After Monday’s success it was with some trepidation that I picked up the minibus from Slough Council offices on Tuesday morning prior to taking the lads from PAYP Slough out on the same course. Twynersh was the proposed venue and…

First pike handling course of the season

I have just started to try and dry out all my pike fishing tackle after the first of this season’s pike handling courses, ready for tomorrow and another course. I took four lads from PAYP Reading to the predator lake…

New swim on the Kennet

Yesterday, having done a deal with Stewart of Davies Angling for a gallon of casters, I decided to have a day on the river Kennet. Gluttony caused me to stop at Max’s cafe in Padworth for a spot of breakfast…