Category: Carp Fishing
England pair make British carp history

England pair make British carp history

ENGLAND carp pair Wayne Mansford and Ryan Need created history when they won one of angling's most prestigious titles.Wayne and Ryan lifted the British Carp Angling Championships trophy after a fantastic haul at Farlows Lake.The long-running British Carp Angling Championships saw its 2019 final won with a record ...

EastEnders star lands one of UK’s biggest carp

EastEnders star lands one of UK’s biggest carp

ONE of the most popular stars of BBC TV's EastEnders thinks his new PB mirror carp of 59 lb 12 oz might be hard to beat in the UK. Scott Maslen admires his giant mirror carp before returning it to the Kent lake.Scott Maslen, who plays Jack Branning in the award-winning TV soap, tempted the giant from Kent’s Wingham ...

King Kenny hits new carp heights

King Kenny hits new carp heights

CARP maestro Simon Kenny is really getting to grips with a tricky southern big carp venue - as this giant proves.The huge common carp topped Simon Kenny's latest catches at Wellington Country Park.Simon only got himself a ticket for Berkshire’s Wellington Country Park this season and he topped a recent trip with this ...

Is this the rarest carp in Britain?

Is this the rarest carp in Britain?

THIS rare blue carp was caught from a day ticket complex on the angler’s first ever visit.Bandan displays his blue carpBlue carp are also called black or snail carp, with the Latin name Mylopharyngodon piceus. They come from China and can reach 77 lb in weight. Bandan Pizzy had a shock when he caught the 36 lb ...

Review: Carp Spirit Magnum X1  42 in. Multi-Net

Review: Carp Spirit Magnum X1 42 in. Multi-Net

The Carp Spirit Magnum X1 42 in. Multi-Net comes under the beady eye of Angler's Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He's the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week. Description: top-of-the-range landing net. Specifications: adjustable and lightweight three-piece carbon handle ...

Carp fishing coach rescues drowning woman

Carp fishing coach rescues drowning woman

ANGLER’S MAIL columnist Michael Salisbury and a pal have helped save a woman from drowning in his favourite park lake.Carp fishing coach Michael Salisbury displays his 25 lb 9 oz carp from Leazes Park.Carp fishing coach Mike was back in his native Tyne and Wear when the drama unfolded at day ticket Leazes Park, next ...

Review: Kodex Razor Blades

Review: Kodex Razor Blades

The Kodex Razor Blades come under the beady eye of Angler's Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He's the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week. Description: rig scissors for cutting braid and mono. Specifications: precision Japanese stainless steel blades; compact; egonomic handles; ...

Review: Carp Spirit Magnum X1 42 in. Landing Net

Review: Carp Spirit Magnum X1 42 in. Landing Net

The Carp Spirit Magnum X1 42 in. Landing Net comes under the beady eye of Angler's Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He's the No.1 products inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week. Description: 42 in. specimen carp net. Specifications: a 6 ft, high-modulus carbon handle reinforced with 3K weave; ...

Giant catfish landed on tiny 6 ft rod

Giant catfish landed on tiny 6 ft rod

TONY OWEN got an unexpected reward in the shape of this 93 lb catfish, which he managed to tame on a 6 ft carp stalking rod.Tony Owen with his giant catfish from Horton Boat Pool, run by RK Leisure.Tony has been targeting catfish since April at Boat Pool, run by RK Leisure, at Horton, Berkshire. He had been baiting ...