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La Fonte
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49lb
3
6
1h 40m Caen


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Holiday date:
Sat 10th Jun to Sat 17th Jun 2017
Name of customer:
Steven Dawson
Number of anglers:
4
Details of your catches:
30 fish caught in total up to 41lb, plenty of 30's and a few smaller fish thrown in.

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Pegs 1 Used a bait boat to fish tight to the far margins.
Peg 2 used a bait boat to drop tight piles of bait a few rod lengths away from the margins.
Peg three cast over to the far margin. Rigs to combat deep silt were essential. Pop ups, critically balanced baits or snowman presentation worked well.

After a few days the cray fish were waiting for our baits so plastic baits are also advised.

Were the facilities what you expected?
Excellent facilities.

Were you happy with them?
Very happy
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Yes
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Yes. Angling lines did all they could to look after us.

General comments:
Upon arriving at the lake and hearing that the previous party of anglers had had an action packed week we were looking forward to some excellent sport. Unfortunately the temperatures went sky high and it killed the fishing off completely. None of us caught a fish between 9am and 7pm until the last day. 27 of our fish came out during the evening, night and early morning.

The fish are stunning and there is a good mix of mirrors and commons. A lot of the fish are recognisable and have plenty of character about them.


Holiday date:
Sat 3rd Jun to Sat 10th Jun 2017
Name of customer:
David Walker
Number of anglers:
4
Details of your catches:
The group had a fantastic weeks fishing. We caught 17 Doubles, 51 x 20's and 29 x 30's. So it total 97 fish.

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Simple bottom baits proved the best approach using Krill and Vortex boilies. We also had considerable success in floater fishing on the top. Fish we caught from all 3 swims.

Were the facilities what you expected?
Yes the facilities we very good. We were looked after very well by Joanne and Jan.
Were you happy with them?
Yes very happy
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Yes without doubt
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
We have used Angling Lines for many years now the service is always first class, we have recommended you many times.

General comments:
The week was better than we had hoped for. Don't chose this venue if you want a quiet time it is very hectic.
Mirror
Sat 3rd Jun to Sat 10th Jun 2017 David Walker 39lb 12oz
Mirror
Sat 3rd Jun to Sat 10th Jun 2017 David Walker 39lb
Common
Sat 3rd Jun to Sat 10th Jun 2017 David Walker 36lb 8oz


Holiday date:
Sat 13th May to Sat 20th May 2017
Name of customer:
Luke Norris
Number of anglers:
4
Details of your catches:
38 fish between us with ranging from 7-39lb.
We had 8 x 30s and lots of 25+


Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Swim 1 and swim 3 are the better swims with swim 2 struggling only doin 3 fish all week, most fish come out on pop ups fished to the far margin.

Were the facilities what you expected?
Yes all facilities were perfect, plentiful hot water and wooden chalet with Fridge freezer, everything you need.
Were you happy with them?
Yes everything was perfect for our stay.
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Yes would definitely recommend the venue, perfect for 4-6 anglers
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Definitely will be using angling lines again

General comments:
One issue some of the fish had quite bad mouth damage, also some snag removal is needed for the lake


Holiday date:
Sat 22nd Apr to Sat 29th Apr 2017
Name of customer:
Brian Justice
Number of anglers:
4
Details of your catches:
28 fish in the week - 2 at 44lb 10oz, 6 thirties, a nice 36lb common. Mainly twenties to 29lb 6oz

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Standard bottom bait rigs .vortex cko .cc moore pacific tuna. Sticky baits manilla

Were the facilities what you expected?
Yes everything you need for your holidays
Were you happy with them?
Very happy with the service we received
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Yes very good fishery.
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Excellent service highly recommend.

General comments:
Great trip going back next year.


Holiday date:
Sat 15th Apr to Sat 22nd Apr 2017
Name of customer:
Joseph Town
Number of anglers:
6
Details of your catches:
We had over 110 fish between 6. Which one of was the lake record at 49.12. Lots of 30s and several 40s

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Basic set up and cell, if u find them ur catch em

Were the facilities what you expected?
Facilities were very good
Were you happy with them?
Extremely
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Highly
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Yes very very good service

General comments:
All in all a fantastic week fishing and food. Joanne was a great host, couldn't ask for a better holiday

Sat 15th Apr to Sat 22nd Apr 2017 Joseph Town 49lb 12oz

Sat 15th Apr to Sat 22nd Apr 2017 Joseph Town  

Sat 15th Apr to Sat 22nd Apr 2017 Joseph Town  


Holiday date:
Sat 8th Apr to Sat 15th Apr 2017
Name of customer:
Colin Leadbetter
Number of anglers:
2
Details of your catches:
Between the just 2 of us we caught 69 fish, commons and mirrors from 15lb to 37lb. We had 12 over 30lb and lots of late 20s.
Only 3 fish below 20lb.

Fishing days only, we stayed in the gite next door for 3 nights which was very cozy with log burner.

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Bottom baits 20mm sticky vortex and tutti fruity 20mm. Don't over complicate the rigs , a bait boat made all the difference feeding and dropping baits 1 meter off the far banks. Peg 3 and 1 were brilliant.

Were the facilities what you expected?
Excellent facilities, Joanne and her husband were brilliant hosts.
Everything was perfect, we were very lucky the weather all week was perfect and even going from 24 degrees in the the day to 1 degrees at night didn't put the fish off.
Were you happy with them?
Very happy with everything
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
I would definitely recommend La Fonte , for us it was peaceful and very relaxing
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Yes the services are very good, the shower was excellent

General comments:
We will be back


Holiday date:
Sat 24th Sep to Sat 1st Oct 2016
Name of customer:
Michael Stenner
Number of anglers:
5
Details of your catches:
38 carp caught from 16lb to 45lb plus 1 catfish 66lb approx

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Most carp caught at night or early morning from margins and also the middle of the lake. Fish were in very good condition

Were the facilities what you expected?
Yes all in good working order. The kitchen was well kitted out the shower good and clean we even had wifi, but only close to the house
Were you happy with them?
Yes.
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Yes no problems at all
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Yes always helpful when booking up trips

General comments:
Philip the owner is a great character to chat to. Joanne the house keeper was very helpful, her cooking is excellent and she even offered to go shopping for us. The lake is in a quite rural spot but good shops only 10 mins away.


Holiday date:
Sat 27th Aug to Sat 3rd Sep 2016
Name of customer:
Christopher Neaves
Number of anglers:
2
Details of your catches:
Steve 16 fish and 1 cat at 70 chris 25 fish and the big common at 47 pound

Your best tactics/bait/rigs:
Swim 1 good early morning far margin cell bottom bait swim 2 and 3 close to the snacks sticky Baits Manila

Were the facilities what you expected?
As always very clean all good in that department
Were you happy with them?
Yes
Would you recommend the venue to a friend?
Yes
Would you recommend our services to a friend?
Yes

General comments:
Try to target the few big fish in the lake this time as previous years needed to have a holiday when I got home lots of mid 20 fish some very nice mid thirties
Common
Sat 27th Aug to Sat 3rd Sep 2016 Christopher Neaves 47lb 14oz



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Registered at Companies House, Cardiff. Company Number 4122063

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