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  1. Summer Chub Fishing - Specimen Series

    Summer Chub Fishing - Specimen Series

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    Whether you’re a seasoned river angler, a passionate carp angler in need of a change of scenery, or just fancy a day on the river, chub are an excellent species to target. Their generous size and considerable fight, especially in faster flowing

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  2. Top 5 Summer Baits for Bream

    Top 5 Summer Baits for Bream

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    Groundbait Bream will feed on just about any groundbait available. Fishmeal based groundbaits are often the best. Used in conjunction with a method feeder it is one of the best ways to target bream. Groundbait is both plentiful and affordable, even

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  3. Beach Fishing For Flatfish - Dab Rigs, Tips & Tactics

    Beach Fishing For Flatfish - Dab Rigs, Tips & Tactics

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    Beach Fishing For Flatfish - Dab Rigs, Tips & TacticsTraditionally the colder months at the beginning of the year are normally very quiet months for the sea angler.The increase in Sprat population normally pulls all the larger fish into the

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  4. How to Catch Chub - Top 5 Tips

    How to Catch Chub - Top 5 Tips

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    Chub are described as the greediest of fish. Often on a cold winters day chub have saved me a blank when every other species has well and truly shut up shop. There’s nothing quite like a winter river chub; however, chub can be found in stillwaters

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  5. Winter Gravel Pit Roach – Phil Spinks

    Winter Gravel Pit Roach – Phil Spinks

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    Fishing for specimen size roach in the depths of winter has become one of my favourite styles of angling. I’ve been fortunate enough to have caught over 40 roach weighing in excess of 3lb, and hundreds of 2lb+ roach. Having spent so much time

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  6.  Gravel Pit Pike Fishing Guide - Phil Spinks

    Gravel Pit Pike Fishing Guide - Phil Spinks

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    Maybe it’s an age thing but gravel pit pike fishing is a style of pike fishing that has become more and more appealing to me in recent years. Sitting behind static deadbaits while relaxing in a nice comfy chair ticks all the right boxes for me, at

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  7. Spooling a Fishing Reel - 5 Top Tips

    Spooling a Fishing Reel - 5 Top Tips

    It's that time of year when we look to refresh our tackle. One main element that is often changed first is our line after a season or more of service, but are you spooling your reels correctly? A correctly spooled reel will reduce tangles, improve

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  8. Autumn Sea Fishing UK – What Species to Target?

    Autumn Sea Fishing UK – What Species to Target?

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    A new season always brings new opportunities; different species, a different approach, and certainly different weather patterns! Summer has been and gone, the leaves have fallen from the trees and autumn is underway. As the seasons change, migratory

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  9. Autumn Carp Fishing, UK - Tips & Tricks

    Autumn Carp Fishing, UK - Tips & Tricks

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    Autumn is PB season, this time of year carp are at their peak weight for the year, after a summer season of heavy feeding, and with winter around the corner the carp are stocking up before they begin to feed less regularly. Autumn is a great time to

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  10. Best Rivers to Fish in the World - with Ade Kiddell

    Best Rivers to Fish in the World - with Ade Kiddell

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    To celebrate World Rivers Day which annually falls on the fourth Sunday of September, I have gathered some facts about my personal top three favourite rivers that I have fished. Rivers are great for many disciplines from carp to catfish to trout! 1

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