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Junior fishing licence sales increase

New figures reveal junior fishing licences increase 25% Sales of junior fishing licences across England and Wales, have received a welcome boost over the summer, according to the latest figures from the Environment Agency. The figures reveal junior fishing licence sales increased by 25.7% from 2016/17. The fishing licence, which is now free for 12

Stella week ends with tlc

***STELLA WEEK ENDS WITH TLC!*** Carp-Talk 1191 is available to download now from In the week that Mark Bartlett and Kev Hewitt became only the second pair to retain the British Carp Angling Championships title, we tell the remarkable tale of Simon Kenny’s captures of Stella from the Essex Manor and TLC from Nunnery A Lake in

Return to Teillatts

Join Jerry this month as he takes his trusty Bull-Cam across the Channel in search of heavyweights in a return visit to French super-water Les Teillatts. With a bunch of good mates joining him, including Bull-Cam regular Adam Reed, Sam Cheetham, Dale Turner, Ricci Connely, Jason Cann and Jason Alloway, and an awesome lake full

United Utilities fined £666,000

United Utilities fined £666,000 for polluting river with raw sewage United Utilities has today, Friday 8 September, been ordered to pay a fine of £666,000 in after pleading guilty to polluting a river with untreated sewage effluent in Greater Manchester. The Environment Agency took the prosecution against the water company after sewage polluted the River Medlock having

Red Herring Lands Rare Mirror At 41lb+

An overnighter on the Belgian Waesmere syndicate has seen Solar Tackle team member Ignace de Roeck land a sought-after mirror called Ebony at 41lb+, which simply couldn’t resist Solar’s new Originals Red Herring boilies. Ignace explains: Last weekend I went to the Waesmere syndicate in Belgium for a quick overnighter. I opted for a swim