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Tiny angler Lexi, 6, lands prize carp at Seighford Lakes

By Staffordshire Newsletter  |  Posted: September 03, 2014

Six-year-old angler

IT WAS THIS BIG...Lexi Bailey, six, with her prize carp

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SIX-year old Lexi Bailey is following in her dad’s footsteps - after landing the biggest fish of her life.

Dad Lee took Lexi for her first night fishing session at Seighford lake recently, and watched in astonishment as the lass reeled in and eight pound carp.

Lexi’s fish was caught using a 15mm boillie.

And although she’s not quite big enough to cast the rod, she was quite capable of landing the fish, say fishery staff who witnessed the event.

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Lee and Lexi, from Doxey, are regular anglers at the lakes.

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