Father and son duo win £2000 at Pallatrax Carp Open

Jason and Peter Budd got their names onto the winner’s board and were £2000 better off after winning the July Pallatrax Carp Open at Upper Tamar Lake. They chose peg 26 (Lookout tower) on the Cornwall Bank at the 83 acre venue. They managed 4 fish for 42.11 and also lost one fish. The draw…

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13th July 2017
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Upper Tamar kayak comp

The first kayak event on Upper Tamar reservoir has been and gone and despite all attempts from mother nature, the event was a success. When fishery manager Ben Smeeth gave me the thumbs up to organize a kayak comp on the stunning venue set in Cornwall near Bude, I was delighted. This 80 acre reservoir…

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24th May 2017
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ARGAL’S BIGGEST MIRROR AND COMMON BANKED IN SAME SESSION……………

Graham Jefferies and Steve Blackmore have had a great session on Argal reservoir, near Falmouth in Cornwall. Graham bagged ‘The Secret’ (mirror), which was stocked only two weeks ago at 35lbs. During their three night session on the 65 acre lake Graham managed 9 fish with 5 over 20lbs while Steve had 3 fish including…

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22nd May 2017

HUDSON AND MARTIN WIN £2000 AT UPPER TAMAR’S PALLATRAX CARP OPEN

The first Pallatrax Carp Open of 2017 was a great weekend. 24 Pairs of anglers from as far away as London travelled to the venue all with the hope of getting amongst the £3500 prize money! This was the first Pallatrax competition where new Co-sponsors Saenger have got involved and generously donated some great tackle…

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19th April 2017
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Upper Tamar Lake to stock some BIG Carp!

Upper Tamar Lake to stock some BIG Carp! South West Lakes Trust would like to announce some exciting news for Upper Tamar fishery in 2017 with the stocking of some fantastic large fish for the first time. In September, 30 carp weighing between 20-32lbs will be stocked. This is the start of a longer term…

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31st January 2017