New Carp Spirit tackle impresses

24 May

Launching over 1,000 quality carp products in the UK this year, Carp Spirit already have a strong following across Europe.
Owned by global company Rapala, and distributed by Normark UK, the design team have clearly invested a lot of time to ensure that the new releases are perfect for UK anglers.
Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard visited the Carp Society HQ, Horseshoe Lakes, on 
the eve of the Carp 
Spirit-sponsored 2019 World Carp Classic UK Qualifier, to have a sneak preview of some of their standout items.

  A quality range of rods to suit 
all budgets The beauty about being owned by a heavyweight, global company …Continue reading »

One fish health rule for catfish, another rule for carp

2 May

FISH movement laws are being scrutinised after Angler’s Mail revealed huge catfish are being transferred without a single health check.

Top carp farmer Viv Shears, seen with a fish he caught himself on his own tackle, has to kill carp for fish health tests before they can be stocked..
Top carp farmer Viv Shears, seen with a fish he caught himself on his own tackle, has to kill carp for fish health tests before they can be stocked.

As Angler’s Mail revealed, big catfish are being moved by the Environment Agency and the Catfish Conservation Group – but …Continue reading »