Back in 2012 I was a very lucky angler, catching my biggest ever carp while targeting tench. Seeing as we’re all now stuck inside, I thought it would a good time to share my throwback story with you.
I have always had a fondness towards the
Since the new year, the weather has been very wet, leading many rivers to flood and now we have to put the rods away entirely to keep the public safe. Nonetheless, a benefit I found last season of having the rivers full of water from relatively mild
For this latest episode we’re on the saltwater theme, but doing something a little different, as we head to into Suffolk and to Southwold, to fish the River Blyth!
Having spent a fair bit of time in Southwold we were always curious of the river
With the river season now closed and spring just around the corner, my pike rods were put away in January and the chub fishing rigs and gear were dusted down for a few end of season chub fishing trips when it was a safer climate to do so.
For part of February, I had to go to France for a few days on business and just avoided getting held up by yet another storm. Returning back to the UK for the next big blow and near arctic conditions, the rivers were back in the fields again and I
My first outing of the month was to the Upper River Witham, on a day when water levels had returned to something like normal, a rare occurrence after all the heavy rain this winter. The current was still quite pacey, but I could just about control a
For this latest episode we’re back with the ultimate trip down memory lane! Re-visiting and fishing some of the small streams and tiny bodies of water we used to fish when we were just young lads.Back then, 20+ years ago, we thought we were the
Pike time once againThis winter my obsession with pike fishing has continued. It seems I look forward to my pike fishing more and more with each passing winter.My first couple of trips were out in my boat, throwing lures around on my local Broadland
Firstly, let me wish everyone a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year! In early December I was in England for a few days, catching up with family and friends but I also found time to visit the team at Angling Direct Norwich store.Getting hold of
First Sunday of December was bitterly cold and there was a club match just up the road at Willow Lakes, Foston. After I’d scraped the frost off my car, I drove to Grantham services for a coffee and bite to eat. There was an icy wind howling across