Fishing baits hemp and casters is a great combination in many rivers for both barbel and chub. Casters are quite an expensive bait though, so why not give wheat a…

  Having been amazed at how quickly the carp world homed in on, but just as quickly forgot, bread bags after Lee Jackson’s string of catches that resulted in Conningbrook’s…

A reader asked Angler’s Mail to show him how to make a cheap feeder rig to use with water-softened pellets. This type of feeder has become very popular and is…

Simply follow Bill’s step by step guide on how to make boilies and you’ll have a fruity bait that fish cannot resist…   If you follow these simple steps on…

  CARP BAITS and end tackle cause all sorts of concerns for today’s carp angler. Simple tweaks to the business end and to bait can make a bigger difference than…

MARMITE – are you in the ‘love it’ camp? You could become a fan if you’re a carp angler. Especially if you’ve ever struggled with carp mouthing floaters but not…

CASTERS that float are often thrown away by anglers. I used to do the same before I discovered a way to make them sink – and a lot more attractive…

Boosting a bait with extra scent is a great ruse when fishing a single hook bait for pressured specimens wary of large beds of feed. Even little mounds of food…

Prawns are widely used, especially by perch anglers during the winter… but how many of us use prawns for other species? I know how good they are. Being a keen…