Unorthodox carp fishing

Still no rain! So I decided to go to the Timsbury stretch of the river Test, another trout, fly-only stretch that opens in the Autumn for coarse fishing. I went with a good friend Chris Clark who is familiar with…

Late autumn on the rivers

Where’s the bl**dy rain? The experts on global warning warned us to expect warm, wet winters – ideal winter barbel fishing weather. The Thames has been producing some big barbel around Hampton Court but only at night and then only…