On his last carp fishing trip to McGregor Lake, Karl Franklin only managed to bank a 3lb bream throughout the day and decided it was time to try for another species. He targeted a stretch of the River Ivel near Tempsford using his own home-made paste as bait
Membership Secretary and Chairman Neil Sampson has been targeting the club’s stretches of the River Ouse and has reported catching several large chub. His best so far has been a 5lb 9oz specimen.
McGregor Lake at Sandy has been heavily stocked with carp over recent years which are safeguarded by fencing to prevent predation by otters. Plenty of carp have been caught in recent weeks