Angler’s Mail magazine starts the new year immediately – with its 01 January cover-dated issue and it’s well worth a trip to a shop, with the first issue of 2013 including this great stuff:

2013 Pullout Wallplanner
Your at-a-glance chart, including key fishing dates.

Get Set for 2013 Action!
Find out what to fish for and when to target them inside the magazine.

Jeremy Wade is Back!
ITV1’s River Monsters star talks to Angler’s Mail from the banks of his local venue as a new series begins on ‘normal’ tv.

Pike Methods
Essential Knowledge looks at basics for river pike, and Pike Scene explores hi-tech approaches.

Winter Carp
Tackle Up will net you more fish on pools now. Join Steve Lockett to understand the best gear and advice.

Death of an Angling Legend
Very special tribute to Ray Mumford. Find out about the man’s extraordinary ways and successes.

Star Guilty of Close Season Fishing
Bob James and Steve Martin’s river case, plus reaction.


• MBE for angling hero

• Giant pike in a match

• Tackle hire success

• Mail men’s highs and lows

• Grayling in freezing conditions



All the Answers, Where to Fish, Secret Lives, Tales from the Riverbank… and more.