The tucked blood knot ensures that line is attached to the hook securely, with little chance of slipping even when playing the biggest of fish. There’s absolutely no excuse for…

Summer fishing baits and additives seem to create two different camps. Some top anglers I know are ultra confident, keep things simple and use bait plain, straight out of the…

CARP fishing in spring can be truly epic. This is the time for bagging up with double-figure carp…. and for me May and June have always produced my biggest hauls.…

Night fishing is the key on venues which see heavy pressure during the daylight hours can see its inhabitants switch off the feed. They only get their heads down for…

TENCH are waking up, and they’re often a bit more gullible and willing to take an angler’s hook bait in the spring. If you want to have a crack for…

The hooks petition originator is Dr Stuart McLanaghan, a sustainability business professional, and a lifelong angler who is motivated by fish welfare. The petition states: ‘For future generations, the welfare and…