Pike: Luke Jennings

23 July 2010 // Pike: Luke Jennings

Originally published in the London ES magazine on the 14th of February, 1997. There is something both melancholy and fascinating about a fish in a glass case. What, I always wonder when I see some blackened old pike hanging in a pub, were the circumstances of its capture? Who, a hundred winters ago, saw this […]

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Pike: Luke Jennings

11 June 2010 // Pike: Luke Jennings

Originally published in the London ES magazine on the 15th of November, 1996. My second outing in search of a giant London pike takes me to the Regent’s Canal, behind King’s Cross station. I have chosen this stretch of the canal because Bob at the tackle shop says that one of his customers, Charlie, recently […]

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