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BLOG: rod rage on the fishing banks!

COLIN MITCHELL

Our Sunday blogger is  coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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I’VE WITNESSED ROD RAGE ON THE FISHING BANKS!
 

EVERY time I…

BLOG (Sun): why keeping catches top secret is not good for angling

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ULTRA SECRECY IS NOT GOOD FOR ANGLING
 

YOU’VE just caught a specimen fish, a prized specimen and you want to tell everyone about it.

Good on you! You should celebrate good catches and let your fellow anglers know all about them.
Whether it is a carp, roach, perch or even a monster gudgeon you deserve the accolades.
And your fellow anglers have a right to…

BLOG (Sun): superstitions and beliefs in angling ‘can catch you more fish’

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SUPERSTITIOUS ANGLING HABITS – GOT ANY YOURSELF?
 

IT’S confession time! Are you superstitious? Do you pull all kinds of stunts when you go fishing in the belief that these things will catch you more?

Call it fate, luck – good or bad – or just superstition, but I have to confess that there have been a few quirky things I have done…

PLEASURE FISHING BLOG (Sun): crazy mixed-up fishing weights and measurements

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CRAZY FISHING WEIGHTS & MEASUREMENTS
 
IF I told you I’d gone fishing last weekend with a 3.9 metre rod and half a litre of maggots most of you would think I was bonkers.
There again I would probably also have got strange looks if I had said I’d been on a 27 foot long pole and fed 2lb of groundbait.
Angling stands out…

PLEASURE BLOG (Sun): weigh your catch properly – and honestly – for all our sakes!

COLIN MITCHELL

Every Sunday we welcome coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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WEIGH YOUR CATCH PROPERLY – AND HONESTLY!
 
 
YOU take great care…

PLEASURE BLOG (Sun): what makes you cringe most when fishing?

COLIN MITCHELL

Every Sunday we welcome coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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THIS REALLY MAKES ME CRINGE…
 
WHAT makes you cringe most when…

PLEASURE BLOG (Sun): new anglers are still loving carp

COLIN MITCHELL

Every Sunday we welcome coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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NEW ANGLERS ARE STILL LOVING CARP
 
LOVE ‘EM or hate ‘em…

PLEASURE BLOG (Sun): is angling a sport, hobby or pastime?

COLIN MITCHELL

Every Sunday we welcome coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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SPORT, HOBBY OR PASTIME?
 
HERE’S a big question for you: is…

PLEASURE BLOG (Sun): improving your fishing watercraft

COLIN MITCHELL

Every Sunday we welcome coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR WATERCRAFT
 
GOOD watercraft is vital to making the…

PLEASURE BLOG (Sun): Pays to experiment

COLIN MITCHELL

Every Sunday we welcome coarse fishing all-rounder Colin Mitchell. 
For many years Colin was a senior Angler’s Mail magazine staff man and he has enjoyed a long, interesting journalism career.
He understands match fishing, pleasure fishing, carp fishing – the lot.
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Pays to experiment
 
PLASTIC baits, pellets, pastes, liquid attractants – it’s…