Bonds Lake Latest Catches week ending 7/10/18
Bonds has been in great form, as indicated by how popular it has been, often the first lake to fill up on warm weekend days.
One of the great attractions is how a variety of tactics work, meaning visitors can fish in a way that they enjoy and still catch plenty of fish.
Pole or feeder, straight lead or waggler, or pellet waggler up in the water with bait fired over the top all work well, and the fish keep on the move, giving lots of anglers a slice of the action.
One of the fastest catches recorded on Bonds was the 16 carp to 8 lb landed between 7am and 9.30am from peg 8 on Saturday, the angler fishing a straight bomb and hair-rigged 8 mm pellets.
Lots of anglers reported hectic action on Bonds on Saturday, as the fish switched on in the mild and damp conditions ahead of the clearer, cooler weather that followed.