Sowing the seeds of … Carp!


Sowing the seeds of … Carp!

When it’s about carp fishing, I’m really mad about using seeds. Hemp, corn and even wheat, those three grains are traditionally used in France for all species…..

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Feast, Famine and the Sunshine Bus!


Feast, Famine and the Sunshine Bus!

Well, what can you say? There you go England, see if you can win one if we refuse to play for 60 minutes… see how generous us Welsh are!

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Chasing the Dream


Chasing the Dream

If you have read any of my previous articles you will be aware that I dedicate a lot of my time to fishing in Europe, Spain in particular appeals to me with its vast lakes and numerous wild river systems

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Steve Cowley is Back on the Bank


Steve Cowley is Back on the Bank

Having recently returned to the bank after an unscheduled hiatus, I decided to have a long over due trip to Lawn Farm Fishery, on the outskirts of Cambridge.

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The Road to Fish O and Johnny Rotten – Part 2!


The Road to Fish O and Johnny Rotten – Part 2!

Apologies for the delay with this but a largely uneventful (for me anyway) Fish O Mania qualifier got in the way on Wednesday.

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Cheshire Fishing Pool 3, Winter Carp


Cheshire Fishing Pool 3, Winter Carp

I fished pool 3 early on in January on a very cold day, and came away with a great net full of carp, so I decided to give it another go and use similar tactics as the previous visit.

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Bait-Tech Sizzling Spicy Sausage!!


Bait-Tech Sizzling Spicy Sausage!!

I get very excited by this high attract liquid so I’m strongly convinced the carp and bream must love it too

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Location, Location, Location


Location, Location, Location

Fishing is all about choices, choosing the right rig, lead set up or even bait for the situation

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Busman’s Holiday for Will Barnard


Busman’s Holiday for Will Barnard

Our Will has been out again, this time he’s leaving the center pin at home and tackling pike on the difficult yet rewarding Farmoor Reservoir which is a bit of a busman’s holiday seeing as it’s one of the fisheries he looks after!

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A River Session to Remember


A River Session to Remember

Our all rounder Will Barnard hasn’t had an awful lot of time to do much fishing for himself lately so when 2 chances of some fishing time came up, he jumped at the chance!

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