Beds & Bucks Carping

Harvie Millier from Eaton Socon fished North House Lake on the Wyboston Complex near St Neots and caught  a 21lb 7oz common fishing to a plateux at 30 yards and a 24lb 8oz mirror from a gap in a weed bed at 15 yards. Both fish were caught using a Korda running rig with The Fix boilies from local company, Innovate Baits.
Harvie Millier - 24lb 8oz Mirror
On the River Great Ouse next to North House Lake Paul Altabas fished peg 1 and caught an 8lb common using three 10mm boilies fished on the bottom.
Kevin Rudgley and Richard Emmerson both from Houghton Regis Beds were again in action on the Grand Union Canal at Grove Church Bucks catching a large number of carp up to 14lb 11oz using various boilie combinations presented as snowman rigs.
Tom Sanders has been fishing most evenings along the Chelmscote Bucks section of the Grand Union Canal and has caught 37 carp in the last 7 days with the largest being an 18lb 9oz common caught on a Vitabaits boilie.
Peter Moore from Leighton Buzzard fished near Pitstone Marina Bucks and caught a 19lb 6oz mirror and a 20lb 3oz common off the top using a white pop-up boilie.
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At The Moat in Eaton Bray Beds Roger Page from Milton Keynes reports catching a 24lb common on a CC Moores Odyssey XXX boilie.
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The MKAA Teardrops Lakes continue to produce multiple carp catches with Brett Woods catching 5 with the best a 21lb 2oz common.
Nearby at Furzton Lake Roger Swanston had 6 mirrors with the best at 19lb1oz falling to Mistral boilies.
At Willen Lake the weed seems to be putting people off but Graham Smith from  Milton Keynes managed to find some clear patches and was rewarded with 6 commons to 23lb 7oz using Carp Addicts Detonator Boilies.
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At Alders Farm near Great Brickhill Bucks Pete Carter from Leighton Buzzard fished the Specimen Lake and caught 4 carp with the best being a 22lb 2oz common caught on bunches of maggots with pva bags of maggots.
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Nathan Quinn 31lb commonOn the Linford Lakes complex Linford 1 continues to fish well with the best reported catch falling to Duncan (no surname supplied) which included 9x 20's with the best a 27lb common. Nathan Quinn fished Blackhorse Lake on the same complex landing a 31lb common before switching his attentions to Linford 1 where he caught Crescent at 31lb 2oz plus a 29lb mirror.
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Nathan Quinn 31lb 2oz mirror
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Steve Sharp