With the weather suitably warm now, many have already put their first surface-caught carp on the bank this year. Nick Helleur is an expert at catching surface feeding carp, here he shares eight of his best surface fishing tips to help you put more fish on the bank.
Nigel Sharp is known for targeting big, elusive carp, and he does so with incredible accuracy and precision. here he shares nine of his top feature finding tips to help you catch your next target, or simply up your catch rate.
A winter of blanking finally throws up a fish or two for Darryll Slater on his new syndicate. Just like the buds of Spring filling the hedgerows, they all seemed to come at once as the weather became a bit milder recently, reward for his dedication to surviving the colder months.
A carp fishing career that has spanned decades, countless captures that the average angler could only dream of, and a passion that still burns as strong today as it did in the early days – we get inside the mind of Nigel Sharp, a true carping legend.
Struggling for time on the bank with shorter days and a busy life at home? Duncan Arrandale makes the most of a few spare hours over the Christmas break to bank a few doubles and give him the bend in the rod he craves.
When the River Avon took hold of Duncan Arrandale two years ago, rising water levels put an end to his campaign before it started. This year he’s returned, and details his first river session targeting carp, catching from the off.