Be sure to get the latest issue of our £1.80 big value magazine – it’s in good shops NOW for just one week (Jan 11-17 inclusive).

Here are just a few highlights…

NEW SERIES! The 100 Things That Shaped Modern Angling – learn loads every week with this new fixture.

Why float is best now!

Learn loads with our magazine's big value new issue!

A barbel master reveals ALL about how he has been catching giants, and how YOU can too!

Fish deaths after the ice

The true story about what’s being found as waters thaw out.

How VAT rise will hit angling

Find out what the hike to 20% and the petrol double rise REALLY means.


  • Changes to Fox Specimen Cup means MORE people can win!
  • Korda’s new carp releases… hot on the shelves
  • Angling MP Martin Salter joins the Barmy Army


  • Catch river carp now on the mag aligner
  • Match ace Scott Geens shows how to beat the ice by river fishing
  • Mark Barratt explains which pike float to choose
  • Gary Newman goes  piking with purpose
  • Colin Davidson explains his anywhere carp hook lengths
  • John Bailey’s best winter barbel baits


WHERE TO FISH THIS WEEKEND – your No.1 guide  compiled by our local experts

ALL THE ANSWERS – the No.1 coarse Q&A, sponsored with prizes by Hardy Greys

SECRET LIVES OF COARSE FISH –  spooky chub explained

EASY LEARNING –  banish silly mistakes