Bluebell Park Coarse Fishery
Where? Llanerfyl, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 0EY. Day tickets £7. Tel: 01938 820424.
What’s being caught? Lots of roach, rudd and bream from Silver Birch Pool, and doublefigure carp from Sycamore. Tactics? Pole and maggots for small fish action, with corn catching carp, though Joshua Prior banked them to 14 lb when he float fished maggots.
Where? Ynyscorrwg Park, Glyncorrwg, West Glamorgan, SA13 3EA. Day tickets £5 (8am5pm). Tel: 01639 851900. What’s being caught? Carp to low doubles are being caught in the bottom lake, with small carp, Where? Ffrwd Farm, Maesycwmmer, Mid Glamorgan, CF83 3NE. Day tickets £7, from the lodge. Tel: 02920 889436. What’s being caught? Carp to high teens and bream to 4 lb in 100 lb-plus catches.
Tactics? Groundbait feeder and pellets for big bags of carp and bream from Riverside and Meadow lakes.
Where? Bettws Lane, Newport, Gwent, NP20 5PX. Day tickets £6. Tel: 01633 264608.
What’s being caught? F1s, bream and perch.
Tactics? Geraldine Allman caught well on pole and prawns in the back bay, while Wayne Morris had over 100 lb of F1s while pole fishing pellets shallow.
■ Sixteenyear-old Chloe Lock caught this F1 on her first visit to School Pool, at Newport.