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About richardhandel

I would like to give a brief snap shot of my life and introduce myself; My name is Richard Handel and was born in 1965 in Suffolk. I have worked as a UK Operation & Intermodule Manager for a shipping company. I live in Hampshire now and am married with 2 young children, both girls so I am a bit outnumbered even the cat is a girl! I have been fishing since I was about 7 years old. I started on small local rivers in Suffolk, then moved onto gravel pits and then carp fishing. My personal best is a 39.08 mirror, over recent years I have started river fishing again, on the Hampshire Avon, this is a nice break from the carp lakes. My life has turned a big corner this year, the company I was working for relocated their Operation centre to Estonia. I was offered a job at the head office in London. This would have meant a 5 day commute and working in Stratford. As a family, we did not fancy this, as I would hardly spend any time with the children (and the Mrs). So after 22.5 years, I was given a nice redundancy package and with my wife is working full time. I became the house husband. This has meant a complete turn around in my fishing, as I can pick and choose when I go. I have found a splendid new syndicate to fish this year, which includes 5 lakes and some 8 miles of river with only 150 members. It's an amazing change to the way I am able to fish. I am now trying to start my own tackle business and make a bit of a name for myself in the world of fishing, as I have retired from real work. Richard

Last Job Today

Last Job of the day. And very pleasant it was. Richard

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Few Hours Hard Work Today

After a few hour’s hard work today, the Garden was looking better. And the sun was out, that makes all the difference. Richard

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Pukka Day For Lawn Mowing

Its nice to see the sunshine today. Richard

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Another Project 

This project is coming on Well and very nearly done. Getting the perfect curved path, was hard, but we got there. And that certainly does look good.

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Nice Project 

I am working on a nice project at the moment, where a garden has just become overgrown with a little bit of neglect, it some become out of hand and way to much to contend with. A bit too much … Continue reading

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Lovely Surroundings Today

Spent 4 hrs today weeding the boards, in lovely surrounding. Richard

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Grass Cutting Service

If you need your lawn cut or are failing behind. Give me a call as with the spring weather starting, I can help. With in an hour and a half, this lawn was looking a lot better.

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