I like to practise traditional methods. Not just for sentiment, but because there are waters where the fish respond well to old rigs like the paternoster. … [Read more...] about How to use a paternoster rig
Articles on ledge fishing and other ways to fish on the bottom.
The tidal river. Feeder fishing rivers for Bream and Roach with a simple feeder rig is an absolute pleasure with a well balanced setup. I'm feeder fishing a tidal stretch of my local river today. Fishing is usually better on the outgoing tide, so I have timed my arrival to be here half an hour before it turns. … [Read more...] about Feeder fishing rivers – learn how
Fishing to an island Cage feeder ledgering is a good way to catch fish close to an island. This is Badgers Wood my local Tench lake, which has two islands that the Tench often patrol. … [Read more...] about Cage feeder fishing for Tench
Method feeder fishing The method feeder is an easy to understand and effective way of fishing. The method is popular with amateur anglers like me, right through to professional match anglers. Carp are usually the target so it works best on a water that has a reasonable stock of Carp. … [Read more...] about Method feeder fishing for carp – learn how
Arlesey Bomb's I like to keep things simple and one of the simplest bits of kit an angler can use is an Arlesey bomb, although to perceive the Arlesey bomb as just a casting weight is to miss it's potential. Originally designed for fishing at long range, the aerodynamic shape allows the bomb to fly further and without tumbling in the air. … [Read more...] about Fishing with an Arlesey bomb