FENNES FISHERIES, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX
DESCRIPTION: a threelake fishery with excellent facilities, including for disabled anglers. The main lake, Ash Grounds, boasts 60 swims, Hobbs Croft has 25, and Hill & Black, 30. A mature fishery, featuring trees and islands, the species include carp to 30 lb-plus, bream to 8 lb, tench to 6 lb, roach over 2 lb and perch over 4 lb.
get your presentation, whether it’s a Method feeder, waggler rig or pole float, spot on and you can expect plenty of bites, especially if you locate the carp. Summer bags top 100 lb, giving way to nearer 50 lb when the water cools. Small pieces of meat, corn and pellets all score when it's warmer, with good catches