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  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer reacted to Alan Palmer's post in the thread Memberships. with Like Like.
    4 club waters and a syndicate lake complex for me, like others 2 of the club tickets I am loathe to give up as getting back in is a very...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread How far ?.
    I look back on some of the miles I put in when I match fished and shudder. I'd think nothing of fishing a match on the Bridgewater canal...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread How far ?.
    I detest driving. It just bores me to tears, and I have used it as an excuse to not go at times. But it is a means to an end. Luckily...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread Memberships..
    Two for me this year, down from three last year. Both I use for the Trent. I've given up a local club membership that I've been in, on...
  • Simon Archer
    50, no age that. May your casts always be straight and you line always tight. RIP Chris.
  • Simon Archer
    Paypal OK ?? I'll send it over now.
  • Simon Archer
    I'll have them please, Richard.
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread Making a return to Barbel.
    No pictures I'm afraid, but here's what I do. I use a Korda lead clip with a quick change swivel inside it that I squash the eye down a...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread Downstream rod.
    Interesting debate about how many rods we use, when no one bats an eyelid at Carp anglers using 3 or 4 rods.
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer reacted to Bill Walford's post in the thread Tench 2022 with Like Like.
    Great day today, went to the pit with my youngest son who is an occasional angler (very occasional!). He fished a lake behind me and...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread Downstream rod.
    I always fish two rods. Simply because my time on the bank is limited and I want to maximise my chances of a fish. In my experience it's...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer reacted to Bill Walford's post in the thread Tench 2022 with Like Like.
    Well done Simon you gave it a go and hopefully chilled out 👍
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread Tench 2022.
    Well I'm home now, dried out and sorted and everything away. No more fish were forthcoming. Trip didn't quite go to plan if I'm honest...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer replied to the thread Tench 2022.
    Nothing to report sadly. Lost one at the net earlier today when it caught my other line, not a big fish. Lost a Carp yesterday evening...
  • Simon Archer
    Simon Archer reacted to Bill Walford's post in the thread Tench 2022 with Like Like.
    Not long home from eight hours on the pit. Arrived a little bit later this morning and didn’t have baits out ‘till 6:45am. First fish at...
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