Description: carp bobbin system. Specifications: Duo Adjustable Line Clip for running or fixed attachment on the line; side grub screw for increasing tension, for low-diameter lines; integrated Neo magnet with…

Description: a supple, braided hook length material. Specifications: 15 lb breaking strain; 0.20 mm diameter; available in Weed Green and Mud Brown; 25 m spool. My verdict: this supple, braided…

Description: rods for spodding and marker float work. Specifications: Sea-Guide BTLSG guides; 18 mm DPS reel seat; matt black blank; abbreviated handle; black, anodised fittings. Spod rods: 12 ft long…

The long-standing official, who asked not be identified, endured the shocking lockdown incident on one of his club’s lakes. He told Angler’s Mail: “I’d been at work all day and…

Volunteers are needed to spot endangered twaite shad on the mighty River Severn via video footage. It is being undertaken as part of the £20 million Unlocking The Severn project…

Description: a fishing game to be played at home. Specifications: two sets of tackle; two dice; a timer; two bowls; 16 fish shapes. My verdict: here’s a game to give…

Elvers are returning in the best numbers than for many years.

Andrew Kerr, chairman of the Sustainable Eel Group, has found huge numbers of elvers in the mighty River Severn catchment system. Elvers – also called glass eels – are the…