Veals MD Jon Salisbury’s Trip to France.
A week’s carp fishing in France for Veals Fishing Tackle MD Jon Salisbury, joined by long term friend and customer Paul Filer produced approximately 40 Carp. These nicely marked fish, a mixture of mirrors and commons were all in good condition and ranged from big doubles up to 48lb with the average size being 30lb+.
The pair arrived on the Saturday and with Paul having fished the venue before recommended boating hook baits and free offerings out to the far bank and features, it didn’t take long for this “runs water” to produce the goods.
After a couple of days of using the bait boats and bite alarms the pair changed swims and opted for more traditional methods. They experienced some explosive action, catching fish to mid 30lb Float Fishing sweetcorn in the margins.
This is a well-run and well-maintained fishery with the options of bivv