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Darren Roberts
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Pike angling, mainly rivers, usually jacks!
Pike angling, mainly rivers, usually jacks!

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June becomes July.....
June becomes July.....
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First of the season
April passed by without wetting a line, still busy though, cleaning gear from last season, sorting tackle, servicing reels and recceing waters for the coming season. An old battle with the mice has recommenced, after my neighbour moved and took their cats w...
First of the season
First of the season
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One before the thaw
The river levels have been stable but with working solid for the last 6 days, (not much fun with the weather we’ve had up here, but like most I’ve got plenty of bills to pay!) I haven’t had a chance to get out. I was tempted to go for a chub session last ni...
One before the thaw
One before the thaw
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3 bars of gold
Out for an evenings chub fishing, setting off later than I would of liked so I just headed to the one stretch instead of the planned two. Arriving at the river 30 minutes before dusk, I was in no rush to cast so I spent a good half hour flicking bait into t...
3 bars of gold
3 bars of gold
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Well the bad run continues......
Well the bad run continues. After a very early start and a 2.5 hour drive we arrived in Lincolnshire to find we had the stretch to ourselves. The water was heavily coloured due to the constant pumping, which is normal for this time of year, weather was reas...
Well the bad run continues......
Well the bad run continues......
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Another catch up....
Well another extended period without adding to the blog, lots of reason why, but mainly the usual family and work commitments leaving little time to fish let alone write something on here. Being held to ransom by photobucket also hasn’t helped. Since my las...
Another catch up....
Another catch up....
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Well that's me done until autumn
After the rivers close I usually have a couple of sessions on canals or still waters before calling time on my pike season. This time around I was planning on heading north to fish a large water for the first time. Not knowing a great deal about the venue t...
Well that's me done until autumn
Well that's me done until autumn
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A hectic finish
I usually struggle during February, especially on the rivers and this year was no different. A couple of reasonable chub early on in the month was my best result. Other sessions were a struggle in often difficult, hard to predict conditions. I had a first s...
A hectic finish
A hectic finish
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A hectic finish
I usually struggle during February, especially on the rivers and this year was no different. A couple of reasonable chub early on in the month was my best result. Other sessions were a struggle in often difficult, hard to predict conditions. I had a first s...
A hectic finish
A hectic finish
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