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Club water produces big haul

NewsThom AirsHampshire
Club water produces big haul

A three-night session on a Hampshire club water gave Matthew Lockett an incredible haul including three 30s and a 40.

Fishing at Northfield Lake on the Ringwood & District AA ticket, Matthew caught a mirror of 40lb 15oz, plus others of 32lb 6oz, 31lb 4oz and 30lb 14oz.

He also managed two upper doubles and four 20s to 29lb 12oz.

 The biggest of the session went 40lb 15oz

The biggest of the session went 40lb 15oz

“I fished an area called Three Up where I have done well in the past and felt the fish were in the area holding up,” said Matthew.

Have identified a spot at range, he mixed crushed CC Moore Live System boilies with the matching bag mix and maggots.

 This mirror weighed 32lb 6oz

This mirror weighed 32lb 6oz

“I simply introduced 10 Spombs at the beginning and more when I felt necessary, like after a fish.

 31lb 4oz of Hampshire mirror

31lb 4oz of Hampshire mirror

“I fished all three rods on Ronnie rigs with two on pink Northern Special + pop-ups and one on a white one. The fish came to both tactics and I ended up with a great tally of fish.”