The world of fishing floats can be rather confusing, especially when it comes to choosing the right one.
Below you will be able to find and print off my useful guides. shot weight guideDownload pole float shotting guideDownload stick float shotting guideDownload
One thing match fishing taught me and that is 'preparation' It's no good trying to get stuff ready the night before!
A quick incite to the confusing world of line diameters v breaking strains.
Confused? It's not surprising with the vast array of pole floats out there to temped you, and if your like me you just can't help yourself. 'you can never have enough floats'. There are loads of ready-made rigs out there these day's many of which are really good the Middy X5 range are some of... Continue Reading →
Quick Fire FAQ's and Tips Do I need a rod licence? If you are aged 12 and above you will need a rod licence, available to purchase from the Post Office or online. Don't forget a rod licence does not entitle you to fish anywhere. Many waters are club / society controlled. Good Tackle shops... Continue Reading →
It's getting to that busy time of year with the sun out and longer day light hours more of us will be out on the banks, plus June see's that the start of river season which is all good. With the warmer weather and more anglers does bring it's problems. More so for commercial fisheries,... Continue Reading →
Micro pellets an anglers best friend. Whether your a match angler, specimen hunter or just a causal pleasure angler today's modern fisheries are hooked on pellets. Whether your using them as hook baits or lose feed, pellets should be apart of your bait armory. I myself use 2mm aka micros a lot on commercial type... Continue Reading →
An art that seem's to of been forgotten in the mists of time, but now with what seems to be turn back to the rivers these old tactics are making a come back. The pole feeder can be a deadly method on the Soar especially on the Sutton Bonington stretch through the winter months. With the depth... Continue Reading →