Every weekend, Colin Mitchell blogs exclusively for anglersmail.com. He’s experienced in match fishing, carp fishing and all coarse fishing… and he never holds back! Also look out for other guest blogs here.

Many anglers target bass throughout July and August but come September and October the number of bass anglers dwindle. I don’t understand why because autumn is still a fantastic time…

The tucked blood knot ensures that line is attached to the hook securely, with little chance of slipping even when playing the biggest of fish. There’s absolutely no excuse for…

Summer fishing baits and additives seem to create two different camps. Some top anglers I know are ultra confident, keep things simple and use bait plain, straight out of the…