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Angler’s Mail magazine staff blog about catches, issues, new tackle, tactics and top fishing tips.

My grandad in his late 40s with my sister, brother and grandma.

Thanks for the lucky watch grandad!

MY grandad passed away last year. He’d had a wonderful life and lived to the grand old age of 87.  As something to remember him by I was given one…

What a sunset! Tim with a 41 lb 4 oz mirror carp caught as the sun set on a great day in France.

The perfect getaway holiday – with big fish!

EVER tried finding a holiday where you’ll get enough good fishing in, and the non-angler/s with you are equally well catered for? It isn’t always easy to get the balance…


Will you hit the rivers this season?

    ARE you going to fish a river this season? The answer may well be yes but I suspect for the vast majority it will be a big no.…


The best laid fishing plans….

ONE OF THOSE DAYS…   SOMETIMES you just have to accept, it just isn’t going to happen and Lady Luck definitely isn’t on your side! With the river season opening, it…

Name the species in this fishing quiz!

Name the species in this fishing quiz!

This week’s Angler’s Mail blog is by Mail man Richard Holroyd. If you like this blog, share it by clicking the Facebook and / or twitter logos above.   QUIZ…

Blog Thomas

Will instant carp anglers stay fishing?

Angler’s Mail magazine news editor Thomas Petch blogs this week for Mail HQ, looking at instant carp anglers – and more!     THE PROS AND CONS TO INSTANT CARP…