PERCH have made a massive return to all our waters in recent years, and although the real biggies seem to be coming from commercial stillwater fisheries as a rule, there…

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…

A LOT of anglers target chub in the winter months when they start packing on the weight and filling out. And whether you’ve just got a couple of hours to…

I DON’T know what happened to autumn this year. It still felt like summer a few weeks ago and now it’s more like winter up in my neck of the…

Have self-belief, says Julian Cundiff Looking for autumn carp fishing tips? The key to catching carp at this time of year is not just going but having the self-belief to…

Keep mobile to find the fish – it can be difficult to locate fish on lightly fished and overgrown stretches. A mobile approach roving approach is often best so travel…

SUMMER angling pressure has had a major effect on the habits and routines of the fish and those anglers that seem to be doing things slightly differently from the crowds…

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…

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…