You can’t beat meat for bar­bel

Angling Times (UK) - - THIS WEEK -

NOT many river fish can re­sist a lump of luncheon meat, and it was key to the cap­ture of this 16lb 4oz bar­bel.

Steve Shave fed hand­fuls of hemp and a few pieces of meat in a swim on a small south­ern river and cast a sim­ple feeder rig over the top.

A small stalk­ing rod and a size 4 hook sub­dued the spec­i­men.

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