SOMETIMES just grabbing a pike rod and going on a bit of a wander for a few hours can bring a big reward. But pikers tend to be more of…

Barbel

Floodwater tactics differ enormously from the usual low level methods. You can forget delicate 1 oz quivertips and tiny bombs and feeders, they are useless even in the calmer slacks…

catch fish

SOMETIMES I think we are all guilty of complicating our fishing. How often have you had a good day on the bank by concentrating on the basics and just one…

catch fish

AS I write this the rain is hammering down against the window and the local radio has issued some flood warnings – so an opportune time to talk about fishing…