Description: jerkbaits with partially detaching hooks. Specifications: 14 cm hardbait; 74 g; 3R Titanium Release Rig system allows the hooks to partially detach from the lure, so that they stay…

Description: five-season sleeping bag. Specifications: silicone treated, hollow fibre filling; a fully detachable layer, allowing warmth to be added or removed; micro fleece lining around the head and body; smooth,…

Rig Marole have launched eco-friendly line clips for fishing.

Rig Marole UK is launching two biodegradable lead clips initially, but has also innovated new eco-friendly packaging that it hopes to extend to the entire range. The move comes soon…

Description: alarm, receiver and bivvy lamp. Alarm specifications: illuminated snag ears and line roller; Red, Yellow, Green and Blue colours available; eight Volume, Tone and Sensitivity settings; one-touch Mute function;…

Description: 9 mm wafter hook baits. Specifications: high-leakage, durable hook baits; three ‘secret’ flavours and essential oils; three ‘washed-out’ colours; bottle of flavoured liquid included with each pot. My verdict:…

Description: pole support system. Specifications: lightweight, stable and height adjustable system; fits 30 and 36 mm round legs; profiled or smooth top. My verdict: I’m hearing that this well-thought-out pole…

Description: sliding pike float with a hi-vis tip. Specifications: balsa body; tubed centre; bulbous tip. My verdict: pike don’t always tear off with a bait, as sometimes they just clamp…

Description: unhooking pliers for lures. Specifications: choice of 15, 18 and 20 cm lengths; stainless steel jaws with serrated grips; patented Mag Spring mechanism on the pivot point of the…

Description: quilted jacket with hood. Specifications: windproof; showerproof; breathable; adjustable hood; adjustable hem cord; chin guard; elasticated cuffs; full-length zip; two zip-up pockets; sizes M to 5XL. My verdict: available…

The Tackle Box in Kent is one of the well-respected stores in the new AIR fishing trade group.

The AIR fishing trade group –  the Association of Independent Retailers – intends to promote the sport and collectively support local trade in the face of fierce competition from internet…