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Ant’s catfish bait and rig

Catfish are one of those species that you either love or hate but there is no denying the incredible fight that these fish give when you hook one.  In England the only species you are likely to catch is the European wels catfish which sort of resembles an overgrown slimy tadpole lol. There have always

Arjen Uitbeijerse rejoins Solar Tackle

One of Europe’s most prolific big carp anglers is back at Solar Tackle as Arjen Uitbeijerse rejoins the Solar team. Well-known for targeting, and catching, some of Europe’s biggest carp, Arjen has one of the most impressive catch records of any carp angler. With a PB of 91lb, the famous Scar Fish from Les Graviers,

Salmon & Trout Conservation’s annual charity auction

Fisheries charity auction offers lots including a celeb or two that money can’t buy. Keen cricketing fans will be rushing to bid in Salmon & Trout Conservation’s annual charity auction for a rare chance to fish and then enjoy lunch on the glorious River Itchen in the esteemed company of the one and only voice of cricket; Henry

Original Club Mix Produces The Goods

48-hours on the Waesmere syndicate in Belgium has seen Solar Tackle team member Alain Servaes enjoy 7 takes, with a 32lb mirror and a true ‘old character’ fish tipping the haul before ending the trip in a heart-stopping fashion as he put Solar's Originals Club Mix boilies to great use. Alain explains: I arrived at

Solar Tackle’s Wesley Lagaert on a roll again

This awesome 44lb mirror has graced Solar Tackle team member Wesley Lagaert's net as he presented an Originals Club Mix bottom bait and Candy Floss pop-up snowman presentation over a bed of Originals Club Mix and Red Herring boilies. Fishing an overnighter on the Integra syndicate water in Belgium Wesley had pre-baited a clear area