Richard Howard

Richard Howard

Angler’s Mail features editor. AM staff man since 1987. Specimen angler and a keen all-rounder with some impressive PB’s. He loves hearing about new methods and new tackle innovation.

THE new sub-£60 Cadence CS6 Match Reel, for float and feeder fishing, comes with a feature package that you would normally expect on a £90-plus design, report the team behind…

SETTING up an efficient drop shot rig for predators couldn’t be easier when using these Spinshot Dropshot Hooks from VMC. The system combines a perfect drop shot hook – the…

THESE new sweet feed pellets will complement Dynamite’s Monster Tiger Nut range perfectly. A useful option in low water temperatures, but with all-year-round attraction, they contain the matching boilies’ infamous,…

RECHARGEABLE head torches are becoming more and more popular. The NGT XPR Cree Headlamp, at just over a tenner, has plenty of functions. On its White Light setting it’s rated…

THESE new Dynamite CompleX-T Premium Carp Pellets are the perfect accompaniment to the CompleX-T boilie range, designed by carp ace Terry Hearn. The high-protein, fishmeal feed pellets share all the same…

THE beauty of these Minnow Super Vibrax lures is their lifelike body, helping grab the attention of perch and pike. The body sits behind a spinning blade, to add flash…

SENSAS have launched a brand new bait range for 2018, geared towards getting the best from commercial fisheries. Two years in development, the updated and improved IM7 Commercial Baits include…

THE NGT Complete Selfie Tripod Set features a light, fully adjustable tripod that can be slipped easily into your quiver or carryall, helping you to take a well-framed catch shot on…

CARP accessory aces RidgeMonkey keep adding to their portfolio, their latest launch being a complete hook link and leader range. With renowned anglers Dave Levy and Max Cottis field-testing the…