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Tench come on feed after the rain

That was the week of the tench that was – for some – as tincas went on feed in several local waters.

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Jamie Boomer

Top three separated by just a pound

Two recounts were called for in Sunday’s Furzton summer league round such was the margin between the top three.

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Martin Tilley with 17lb Furzton 'exotic'

Fortune favours angler Pete

Amazing how Lady Luck just seems to follow some people around...especially when they are city matchman Pete Patton!

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Ben Hewer

Furzton charity open reels in cash for MKG kids’ dept

Furzton might not have been on top form for Sunday's charity open – but the event did raise £460 for the children's speech therapy department at MK General.

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Rob Harriman

Lodge has roach-sport on tap following ‘biblical’ flood

If you want stillwater roach...get down to Lodge Lake while its redfins are still in feeding mode.

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Adam Baker

Baker sets a new Lodge Lake PB

Lodge Lake has been on fire with its carp going mad on feed over the past couple of weeks...and they're still chomping!

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Phil Mapp

Double-figure Ouse barbel falls to pole-angler Nigel - in a match!

It started as just another small open, but by the time it finished Nigel Porter had set the bankside telegraph on fire – with a 12-14 barbel...on the pole!

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Mike L'Honore

Heat wave has the fish biting

The higher the mercury climbed...the harder fishing became as a heatwave on steroids blew in from the continent.

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Phil Mapp

Two fish of a lifetime for Phil

Fish of a lifetime can be a bit like buses. You spend ages trying to catch ONE – and then TWO come along at once!

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Kelvin Rickhuss-Moore

Kelvin scores big in Furzton

Fish are feeding across the city despite yo-yo temperatures – and a spate of fish deaths across MK and large parts of the wider region.

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Jason Partlow

New MKAA record as Jason bags Willen monster

A New MKAA record at 47-6! That was Willen's 'golden common' when Jason Partlow banked her Saturday morning – for the SECOND time in a year!

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Paul Andrews

Sunshine brings carp out to play

First the rains came down in sheets – then the sun came out – and the carp came on feed with a bang!

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Arthur Terrill

North to Super-League glory for Mike and the Dambusters

A near 300 mile round-trip 'oop north paid off for Michael Buchwalder – with a top-three spot in the newly-launched high profile Feedermasters Super-league!

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Oliver Partridge

Oliver doubles up in New Bradwell

Probably the youngest angler to catch a double in MK for a long while – that was Oliver Partridge when he bagged a fin-perfect 16-10 common from Bradwell Lake at the weekend.

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Paul Ridgway

Who says canal matches are dead?

Canal matches are dead – so some say. But, for the second time in a row, MKAA's Grand Union spring league is one of the biggest on the local calendar!

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Kevin Briggs

Bradwell is winner as MKAA wins a £5,000 grant from Environment Agency

Five grand – that's the grant won by MKAA to help with further improvements and repairs at Bradwell Lake.

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Cheque presentation

Furzton fishing feast yields huge donation to Willen Hospice

Some £2,600 was handed to Willen Hospice at MKAA's AGM – cash contributed by big-hearted anglers taking part in last year's Furzton festival!

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Mitchell Ridgeway

Warm weather brings out the biggest catches

The sun has got his hat on – at LAST – and fish have begun feeding as though they finally think it is spring!

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MK Piker

Big stillwater catches eclipse end of river-season chub flurry

With the clock ticking down to Tuesday's running water season's end most eyes were on the rivers – but it was local STILLWATERS throwing up the real surprises!

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Steve Lindop

Don gets lucky as he uncovers a bream shoal

Full of cold muddy floodwater, rising, and about as attractive to fish as a ditch. That was the local Ouse on Sunday.

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