The temperature was 10-12 degrees C, bright, clear sky with a gusting wind moving from left to right.
The Sussex Winter League match was also on so I decide to re-fish the canal bank on Gold Lake.
As I walked along canal bank I noticed there was quite a bit of carp activity as I got closer to the small island, so I picked permanent peg 16, mid way down canal bank to open water. The island in the picture was two swims across, so not in the target area.
The Setup I had decided prior to getting to Gold Valley that I would use bomb and waggler. So I set up my 10' Bomb Rod with 6lb mainline to a drennan quickstop. I also set up my 13' Waggler road with a 5 gram loaded waggler.
Baits for the day consisted of 8mm & 6mm Gold Valley pellets, 10mm Krill Boilie's, dead red maggots and the humble dendrobaena worm.
I was set up an…