Keeping the coarse fish close season on rivers?
Martin learns a lesson
How to stalk them in the margins.
The fish are like yo-yos at the moment
Martin's luck has changed for the better
I must get out more!
Yearning for some warm weather..
The stronger that wind, the harder it is..
Spring - so John looks for some pussy
Russ goes treading the sands at pre-light with a lure rod.
The score of big chub keeps rising
John finds some big carp willing to feed as the winter makes an exit
End of season can bring the big barbel out.
Ken's French carp water series continues with sounders, watercraft, baiting and weather advice
Think back to the heady days of summer. Chris continues in his quest for monster carp.
Bill tells all the tricks...
Alan's party get ready to leave and are confronted with a bear!
Chris finds a new water with the potential to produce huge fish
Eric tells how to fish an upstream leger in a rather different manner to usual
On the edge of the New Forest Bill finds a little gem
Bad boy Rod gives a few more underhanded tips on how to catch carp, despite the rule book!
How to find a good lake in France.
The second part of the trilogy
French carp lakes come in various guises..
A very nice water this, and quite close to London
The end of the season saw some great days..
Continuing Ken's fascinating series detailing the often overlooked but essential things. Have you got breakdown cover?
The Doc gets out the Gladstone bag
How to get there
Warmer water and different presentation brings results
Dr Paul looks back on May
How much bait to take? And what about particles?? And...???
Summer at last?
Dave's mixing his sports!
The lily pads return - things are looking up
How to locate features to fish to
Big tench and bream - but where are the carp?
Some good venues this week
The fish are still in winter-mode
How to pick a venue
Ken Townley probably knows more about carp fishing in France than anyone else I know. This is the first in a series of articles designed with the travelling carp angler in mind.
John finds out more about his new water
Getting through the tench
Rain, mud - but at least John can fish..
The new water...
The last session on the pit.
The Ferris tench