Barbel Society chairman Steve Pope believes the British record fish signs for this season are very encouraging… even a new  record barbel. Steve thinks there could be a British record…

The mighty common carp came after Jason Partlow moved three times in three days until he got the swim he wanted on an 80 acre Buckinghamshire boating lake. The 46-year-old…

Walthamstow saw 600 prime carp die, mostly on day ticket No.1 Reservoir, and many locals feared it could have been the far-worse Koi Herpes Virus. The complex, run by Thames…

THE RidgeMonkey Line Control Arm accessory is designed to act as a ‘third hand’, for when you want to keep ‘finger pressure’ control on line peeling off a fixed-spool reel.…

MY first impression of the MAD Madtexx Dome is a good one, as it looks to offer a lot in the way of specification and versatility. I like the fact…

Crucially, Steve creates PVA bags of freebies, added to his hook to present extra attraction on the river bed. Complimenting your hookbait with a PVA bag when barbel fishing is…