Dick Tallents was the trade man behind the famous John Wilson rod, and many other big-selling fishing products.

Dick Tallents owned Masterline Tackle, the producer of iconic John Wilson rod, the Avon Quiver rod. It sold in its thousands back in the day. Cheltenham-based Dick joined the Gloucestershire…

WITH a passion for angling heritage, and inspired by rods such as Richard Walker’s Classic Mk IV Carp rod, leading fishing tackle businessman Roger Surgay has released three retro-style rods…