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A surprised and surprising chub...

Sunday, 9 October 2016 at 09:29

Big chub This chub, which took a Flash Fly intended for pike, was one of the other surprises of the afternoon. We weighed this one: 5┬Żlb., and a bit of a shock to the system.

Fluke on the Flash Fly

Sunday, 9 October 2016 at 09:26

Chub on the Flash Fly The chub took a 6/0 Flash Fly intended for pike (a streamer fished on a snap-link, titanium trace and all). This was proof, if proof were needed, of just how omnivorous chub can be.

And lest we forget...

Sunday, 9 October 2016 at 09:23

Thames dace And lest we forget, spare a thought for those beautiful little fish - the dace, roach, bleak and gudgeon - on which parts of the intricate ecosystem of the weirpool depend. As well as dace (pictured), we caught  a handful of little roach and some bleak, and very lovely they were.

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