ROACH – 2 lb 8 oz 8 dr
TOMASZ PLOWIEC topped a productive evening on a free fishing stretch of the River Thames at Kingston, in South West London, with this 2 lb 8 oz 8 dr roach.
The 36-year-old team leader loaded a cage feeder with krill groundbait and pellets, and present a 3 Foot Twitch Lamprey & Smoked Herring boilie on a size 10 hook with a 6 lb fluorocarbon trace.
Redhill, Surrey-based Tomasz said: “After about an hour I caught a barbel, followed by a few bream. The next two hours produced nothing, but just before midnight the alarm sounded, resulting in this beautiful roach.” 59.7 % of British record