NATIONAL FISHING MONTH is back, running until the end of August. Angler’s Mail is right behind the campaign, along with the Environment Agency, Angling Trades Association and Angling Trust. If…

FEAST, famine or sensible eating… which method of feeding do you think is best to catch more fish? It’s a common belief that fish – especially bream – do not…

LOW WATER STALKING IN SUMMER When rivers are low and clear in summer, fishing can be difficult, but it is still possible to catch and you can improve your chances…

Using a centrepin reel is an exciting way of fishing on rivers and lakes. There are numerous centrepin reels available on the market with different features to suit various casting…

ANGLERS have always searched for the Holy Grail – that wonder bait that will catch fish when everything else fails. Well here’s some bad news for you – it simply…

To catch carp off guard, it is advisable to make your hook bait behave differently to the uniform bottom baits that are commonly used on the hair. Here’s how to…

Stillwater fishing floats differ from river patterns in that they are attached bottom end only ,with two thirds of the shotting capacity to lock it on the line, leaving a…

1 ‘Prepare them properly’ – says Matt Hayes Particles cover baits from seeds like hemp right through to maize, wheat and oats. They are a cheap, effective bait solution but…