Carp & specimen fish

Blogs about carp and specimen fishing by Fox, Korda, Dynamite Baits, Marukyu, Nash, Korum and Enterprise Tackle.

Pike have a place in all fisheries, and not just because they provide great sport for us anglers.

Pike fishing tips for spring and summer

MOST dedicated pikers only target pike from October to March, this being the traditional pike season. This gives the pike a break for spawning but also reduces the stress to…

Shimano and ACE conslutant Iain Macmillan with an impressive 41lb common carp caught during a previous spring session.

5 quick carp tips to remember this spring

THE warmer weather that’s finally arriving will trigger a lot of fish into moving around and feeding. Even though the temperature outside is now reaching 20 degrees in places, it…

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Ultimate guide to catching bream – big bream!

THE fortunate fact regarding fishing for big bream on large stillwaters is they are predictable. As long as the angler remembers the following points then they simply stacks the odds…

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5 tips for spring carp fishing success

  1. Keep your eyes peeled! Fish on many venues are starting to show a lot now, so be sure to keep you’re eyes peeled and locate them before deciding…

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Top spring carp tips

    SPRING can be a tricky time on the bank. It’s even harder reading what’s going on under the surface. But there will be life down there and it…

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How to catch big chub on the float

ONE of my favourite styles of fishing is float fishing and in particular I love float fishing on rivers. I cut my teeth in fishing on small local rivers followed…

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5 top tips for big winter dace

Be prepared to explore The great thing about big dace is they can be caught from big rivers, but also from the smallest of streams so it really pays to…