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The Latest News from Furzebray Carp Lakes

Clover_41lb6oz

Its been a while since I wrote a report but what a great end to the summer three 40lb carp at Furzebray Lakes, Tony got Married had a marque on the lawns such a great day and the sun shone even ended up with 12 great chunks trying to be carp in the lake at midnight.

Copse-31.04 Mirror

It has been a busy spring here at Furzebray getting Copse Lake up and running and the build of a new toilet in the Willow and Copse car park. Copse opened at he end of March and has been popular with anglers, both the 30lb fish have been out.

Patch

Well it has been really good season with many anglers catching their PB on Island Lake, The fishing went a little quiet in the lovely autumn weather but it picked up again as the weather changed, the colors in the trees and gardens has been splendid this year making an trip worth it, Over sixty pictures of the Carp in Island Lake are viewable on the Facebook page access from the home page.

Dropscale 36lb 12oz

Over is period we have seen the fish go totally mad up to spawning and then playing hard to get as the dry warm weather came in but some good fish have still been caught, and it is picking up again now as the low pressure and rain moves in,  Charlotte has been landed at just over 40lb this week spawned right out that is 2.5lb heavier than last year after spawn

Mint_Common_31.8lb

It has been a very wet & mild time this winter and difficult to get out and do any ground work but we have managed some tree felling around Island Lake and the gardens, the paths around the lakes have held up well but will need a bit of work when it dry's up.

Furzebray's Clover 36.6lb

Autumn news report.

The Big Zip 25.2lb

The fishing has really kicked off this week with fish coming out all over the lake!! Charlotte has spawned out well this year and was banked at 38.8 but not all have spawned as Dan Coffey found out we he landed the mighty "Clover" at 35.06!! Well done mate. There has also been 5 29's banked including Star, Drop Scale, 3 Scales, and Angies common!! and plenty of 20's too.

Tony & Charllote 41lb2oz

What a start to 2015, January & February has seen exceptional fishing better than some summer months, the big carp just keep coming, we ended February with Tony ( owner Manager) landing three carp in two half hours on a Sunday afternoon the best being Charlotte our 41lb 2oz giant only minutes' after putting his line in the water then Sovereign came in at 29lb 4oz using Furzebray boilies, an

Charlotte 41lb8oz

Well the big fish keep coming Charlotte was landed by Brian Hutchins at 41lb 8oz well done.

Mr Reed who was staying in OaK View Lodge and fishing in Jezzers had the Random linear at 29lb 5oz

Star was banked at 30lb 1oz by Dan Carey and a holiday visitor fishing just for one day had three carp at 27lb 26lb & 21lb

Anjies Common 32lb

Well it could not get much better than Anjies Common at 32lb and in pristine condition landed by John Rose breaking his PB who was staying in Island View with his family for a weeks holiday.

Barry Bellamy was also doing well landing a brace of 26lb+ carp from the Life buoy swim.

Peanut 31lb 5oz

At last Aron Seldon with the elusive Peanut at 31.05 from this week!!  well done Aron.

Tom Collingridge with Sovereign at 29.02 from this weekend one of 4 fish again for Tom in a 24h trip!! well done mate!!

Barry Star

Over the last few weeks the carp have been on and off their spawning and we now hope that they have finished. Although the spawning disrupted the fishing at times Barry Bellamy had a trip of a lifetime picking a week when they really went on the munch. He managed to land Star at 29lb 8oz, Anjies Common at 31lb 4oz,  Sovereign at 29lb 7oz along with several 20lb + fish.