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After finishing work early one day, I arranged to meet Spencer over at The Aqua Shack at around 4:30 pm that afternoon to collect some freshly rolled bait.  Whilst Spencer finished off down at the rolling house, this left me a few hours to kill. Knowing there was a real gem floating around in a low stock pit not too far from his, I decided to take a stroll around with the potential of popping back if I’d found them.   After a couple of laps around the lake, I managed to find the fish tucked up in a weedy bay. I...

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I’d toyed with the idea of getting a Stoneacres ticket for a few years. It’s a place I’ve wanted to fish since I started fishing down on Linch in 2016, but I never felt like I’ve had the time or money required to commit to a place like that. I live in Manchester and it's a 360-mile round trip so it’s not like it’s round the corner for me. I managed to sort myself a ticket which was set to start 1st April. It was a funny old Spring that year, April was the coldest on record since 1922 and them...

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