Charles Overton: The Vicar’s Tale.

It was late September 1993, just a year or so after the salmon ladders were installed on the Thames weirs, that I made a...

The Method

If you are an experienced angler or even someone fairly new to the sport ‘The Method’ will be known to you if only in...

Safe Bolt-Rigging for the Beginner

In the best nutshell I am able to form: we used to fish for carp with the simplest of methods – either free-line or...

The London Fly-Fishing Fair 2018 – Rod Sturdy.

Imagine an event taking place in a building with flexible exhibition space of six thousand square metres which can accommodate conferences attended by up...

The Beasts of Twixmere

The Nutstown Angling Association had decided to go against the grain by retaining the traditional close-season in order to give everything – anglers, fish...

Drop-shotting – a welcome diversion!

Drop-Shotting Apart from anything else we can thank the perch’s design for the tremendous sport it can give us when drop-shotting: the perch doesn’t muck...

THREE VIEWS ON THE RIVER CLOSE SEASON

Looking out at the unseasonably heavy snowfalls on the first Sunday of the river close season has made me almost grateful that I am...

Kev Perkins: ‘Lured’

This should probably be posted under the HDYDG? thread, but once I start a ramble..... I actually got out to do some fishing the other...