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In Pursuit Of The Largest by Terry Hearn

One of the benefits of promising Anglers' Net that I would do some book reviews is the fact that I now have an excuse to re-read all my books (not that I need an excuse!)…and what a pleasure it was to read In Pursuit Of The Largest once again. Before I go into detail reviewing

To Catch A Carp By Tim Paisley & Friends

Now for those of you who don’t know me, I’m an avid reader of books and it is not unknown for me to stay up all night to devour a book from cover to cover until I have absorbed all the information within its pages. It is with this insatiable appetite for reading and writing

The Power Of A Good Bait Recipe

I’m sure most carp anglers start off their specimen hunting days using shop bought ready-made boilies. These baits are very convenient, relatively cheap in small amounts and effective fish catchers. The number of different manufacturers and flavours found in tackle shops illustrate just how popular boilies are. Once anglers have started catching consistently on boilies

Martin James – Angling Star

There can't be many keen anglers in the North-West who haven't listened to Martin James on BBC Radio Lancashire's ‘From the Water's Edge' at some time or another.  The show has a huge catchment area and can be picked up in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire, Cumbria, West Yorkshire and of course, Lancashire. It's broadcast on

The Power Of PVA

The use of PVA (Polyvinyl Alcohol) in angling is now well established, especially in carp fishing. Over the last few years the availability and variety of water-soluble PVA products has increased dramatically. Anglers wishing to take advantage of the alternative presentations afforded by melting PVA can choose from PVA string, tape and various shapes and