Category: Carp Fishing
‘Save us from otter ruin’ – plea from fishery owners

‘Save us from otter ruin’ – plea from fishery owners

DISGRUNTLED coarse fishery owners fed up with otters are banding together to complain about the lack of service that they receive from the Government.This otter was filmed feasting on a fish at Nine Oaks Angling Centre.Fisheries in Ceredegion, West Wales, led by Nine Oaks, are furious that Natural Resources Wales is ...

HS2 rail plan blasted by anglers as go-ahead finally announced

HS2 rail plan blasted by anglers as go-ahead finally announced

TOP anglers have joined the chorus of complaints about the environmental impact of the controversial HS2 railway project.Anti HS2 - Gary Newman with one of the many big tench he's caught from Korda Lake, one of the waters set to be hit by the rail project.Conceived over a decade ago, HS2 has been seen as a way of ...

Eco-friendly fishing products launched

Eco-friendly fishing products launched

A FORWARD-THINKING carp company is doing its bit to tackle plastic pollution with its new range of biodegradable products.Rig Marole have launched eco-friendly line clips for fishing.Rig Marole UK is launching two biodegradable lead clips initially, but has also innovated new eco-friendly packaging that it hopes to ...

Review: Sonik Gizmo Alarm and Receiver Set

Review: Sonik Gizmo Alarm and Receiver Set

The Sonik Gizmo Alarm and Receiver Set 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: alarm, receiver and bivvy lamp. Alarm specifications: illuminated snag ears and line roller; Red, Yellow, Green ...

Massive 84 lb carp after coming out last in lake draw

Massive 84 lb carp after coming out last in lake draw

NATHAN DONOVAN shocked everyone when he had the monster mirror carp known as Giggler.The huge Gigantica carp took the scales down to over 84 lb.The giant of Gigantica in France had not been out since 2017, and had put on well over 20 lb to pull the scales round to 84 lb 8 oz. The 30-year-old carper had last choice in ...

The Avenue’s road to big carp glory revealed

The Avenue’s road to big carp glory revealed

ONE of the UK’s top carp fisheries has produced a specimen of 59 lb, a fish that had managed to avoid capture for 15 months.Avenue fishing success - this heavyweight carp scaled 59 lb.Paul Cunliffe tempted a beast known as Sweetcheeks from The Avenue fishing lake. It’s part of Rob Hales’ RH Fisheries, in Shropshire. ...

Immaculate winter common carp nears 90 lb!

Immaculate winter common carp nears 90 lb!

JAMES JONES is used to catching huge fish, but he was amazed when this 88 lb 4 oz common carp took lots of line from his reel at long range.What a winter common - James Jones prepares to return his 88 lb 4 oz Gigantica carp.The Gigantica carp venue in France was where James tempted the winter hulk, known as The ...

Ladies angling walking on AIR after sponsorship deal

Ladies angling walking on AIR after sponsorship deal

THE Ladies Carp Team England have stepped boldly into 2020 with a new sponsor.Ladies angling boost - this England Carp Team has already shown its talent and now has a new sponsor. The new ladies angling deal has come thanks to a brand new trade group. Ten leading independent tackle shops have banded together to form a ...

Review: Sonik VaderX  RS Carp Reels

Review: Sonik VaderX RS Carp Reels

The Sonik VaderX RS Carp Reels 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: three big pit carp reels, one designed for spodding. Specifications: 6000RS, 8000RS and 8000RS Spod sizes; Quick-Torque ...

Biggest carp to British angler comes in World record brace

Biggest carp to British angler comes in World record brace

AN INCREDIBLE 105 lb 14 oz mirror carp, the biggest ever to a British angler, has been landed by a specialist who piled in 1,200 lb of bait.Ian Burton shows his jumbo Euro-Aqua carp.Ian Burton fed 500 kg of hemp and 50 kg of Mainline High Impact boilies to take a huge hit of big carp from Hungary’s record-breaking ...