Tench seem to do a vanishing act in the colder months, but as soon as the mercury levels start to climb they feed prolifically. They make their presence clear by tiny…

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…

Beginner’s cast with a centrepin reel When learning to cast you are best off casting using loops of line. To do this, use your fingers and pull loops of line…

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…

  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…