The world of fishing floats can be rather confusing, especially when it comes to choosing the right one.

Useful Guides

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!

Ever loaded a reel with line by sticking a pencil through the middle.

Pole Float Confusion?

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 Xk55 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 →

One question I always get asked in the shop is "How long can I keep these Maggots for and what's the best way" Interestingly enough there's more to keeping maggots than meets the eye. A lot of you will know Thursday is the when we get our delivery from the local maggot farm. Its 6:30am... Continue Reading →

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