Improve Your Coarse Fishing

Within Improve Your Coarse Fishing (IYCF) you’ll find a new slant on modern fishing, as they emphasise the great things about our sport and celebrate why we go angling. The best in fishing photography, more descriptive writing, longer features to let the pictures breathe and less hard core instruction have made the magazine a more relaxed read where every page reminds you how great fishing is. Read, learn and celebrate the joy of angling!

Here's a look at some of the great features inside issue 260, courtesy of the 'Contents' page:

Improve Your Coarse FishingParadise Found
A 3lb roach is the fish of a lifetime and IYCF have found a glorious location where you can catch them.

Make The Perfect Paste
Making paste to the correct consistency is an art and Nick Speed shows how to get it right.

Barbel On The Royalty
IYCF pair up a local expert and a venue novice on the famous stretch and compare tactics for barbel.

Have A (Worm) Ball
It's the pellet waggler, but not as we know it. Using worms to pick out the biggest fish in the water.

Set The Maggot Trap
You're most probably using pellets right now, but maggots will still catch huge fish, says Adam Rooney.

Catch More Fish
New series in which IYCF take a 'pupil' and get star matchman Steve Ringer to tell him all he knows.

Mission Accomplished
Your catches, your photos and your chance to win a total of £750-worth of fantastic Daiwa kit.

Flat Metal Jacket
Dai Gribble gets to grips with Korum's spectacular new device for feeder fishing – the Dura Method.

Thinking Carp
Get them feeding off the top, boilie strategy, and how using the Method feeder catches big fish.

New Gear – 17 Pages
New tackle in the shops and tests on the new Mitchell reel, Middy 4G rods, and Specialist twin tops.

Big Fish For Everyone
Julian Chidgey couldn't resist a stillwater holding 50lb carp, 20lb bream and giant tench.

Chod Rig For Tench

Chod rigs are generally used to fish weedy waters for big carp, but they also work for tench.

Feeding Is The Key
Feeding is the key to success – it's what separates the greats from the rest of us. Some tips for you.

Tackle That Swim
This month tench fishing in the margins. How to do it without getting smashed up. Exciting stuff.

Underwater Angling
Scientific observations of why the Banjo feeder and pellet cone are such prolific fish-catchers.

Bob Roberts' Diary
The angling adventurer returns from the tropics and gets stuck in on his local canal. And he loves it.

Classic Angling

HM The Queen isn't the only one celebrating a diamond jubilee. Angling has reasons to be cheerful.

Win six fabulous Daiwa rod and reel combos, each worth £205.

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