How big are the Carp in Thorney Weir?
Four carp have been banked over the 40lb mark with ‘Chubbers’ (published in Carp Talk, May 2000) regularly weighing in at 46lb+, and there are at least 100 thirties in the lake with some fantastic looking scaled fish among these. The big Ghostie has been banked twice that we know of at over 37lb.
Is there a float Fisher in Thorney Weir?
Thorney Weir offers many more features among them some lovely bays and back areas for the specialist stalker and float fisher.
What are the decisions about the management of Thorney Weir?
The decisions about the management of Thorney Weir–The Mets have taken much deliberation. The conclusion, we think will improve fishing whilst keeping the character of the original settings for everyone who wets a line here. for upto the minute news and catch reports please see our facebook page
How big are the Carp in Lake 2?
Reports of large carp were beginning to filter back, creating a buzz, although no big fish were landed yet; mostly between 15lb and low twenties so far. A few sightings had everyone jumping about, though! Three large carp were sighted in Lake 2. Two fish around thirty mark, and one huge fish that made the others small by comparison.
Is it worth it to get Thorney Weir back?
Considering the potential of Thorney Weir, however, it was worth the eight months of hard work everyone put in to take it back on to the road to recovery.
How many fish did thorneyweir the Mets catch?
Two fish around thirty mark, and one huge fish that made the others small by comparison. Upper forty was the conclusion. We all had anticipated a slow start with the bigger fish, as they had not seen bait in any real quantity for many years. The lads had prebaited for weeks, but low twenties were usually the results.