Sharp hooks fan Angler’s Mail columnist Colin Davidson tells you how to make your own hooks sharper, and the tools required for the job. Follow Colin’s simple steps and you’ll…

  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…

  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…

CARP activity tends to be at its lowest through the first two months of the calendar, and the truth is that by this point many of us are looking for…

One of the most important things when targeting carp is to use a safe rig. This safety clip rig ejects the lead easily, should the main line break or snag up. The…

This is a deadly little rig that’s just the ticket on busy waters. It’s a brilliant cocktail bait that catches fish out where tit-bit fishing with bags and sticks is…

THIS week’s Angler’s Mail carp blog takes a different tack – it’s from our regular carp expert Colin Davidson, running through how to set up the chod rig.  Here’s a…