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Many experienced match-style anglers, certainly those who learned their craft years ago before stepped-up gear for carp pools came along, tie spade-end hooks by hand. But the easiest way to…

It's quite easy to avoid tangles with Method feeder rigs, as Paul explained.

With the introduction of flat-bed feeders and moulds it has never been easier. The Method feeder and mould creates a great way of presenting a hook bait surrounded by some…

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Watch the weather At this changeable time of year, it can feel like summer one day and the depth of winter the next. The more you can predict these trends…

Here’s Scarlet with her first ever fish – a river roach.

WITH half-term holidays here I’m thinking about things to do to occupy time with my children – Louis, aged 13, and Scarlet, nine (pictured above with a roach). Of course,…

16 lb common

  WINTER carping can be tough but it’s a fantastic feeling to get a carp of any size in these tough conditions. But follow these ten tips and you should…

It's days like this that are just the icing on the proverbial cake!

  IT’S not what you know, it’s who you know! I’m claiming 2014 as a bumper year for me, angling wise. It was a year of some serious fish numbers,…