Last lump before coronavirus lockdown

9 Apr

PAUL VINER didn’t make the most of his syndicate ticket before lockdown – but this late catch was one he’ll remember for a long time.

Paul Viner admires his 53-pounder from The Avenue.
Paul Viner admires his 53-pounder from The Avenue.

Paul visited on The Avenue, making amends on his last trip when it produced this 53 lb mirror. Sutton Coldfield, …Continue reading »

Review: Enterprise Tackle Zig Stix

2 Apr

The Enterprise Tackle Zig Stix come under the beady eye of Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He’s the No.1 product inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week.

Description: buoyant, biodegradable plastic rig foam. Specifications: soft plastic; luminous, fluorescent and standard colours; three Stix per pack; trim them …Continue reading »

Review: Carp Spirit Magnum Chairs

2 Apr

The Carp Spirit Magnum Chairs come under the beady eye of Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He’s the No.1 product inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week.

Description: fishing chairs. Deluxe specifications: thermoformed, anti-slip mattress; fully adjustable back rake mechanism; CamoSkin border with high-density foam padding; lightweight …Continue reading »

Farewell to another angling great

6 Mar

TRIBUTES have been paid to the pioneer who helped the carp fishing bait industry become the huge enterprise it is today.

Bob Baker caught many specimen fish, especially carp. This 85 lb giant was landed at Graviers in France.
Bob Baker caught many specimen fish, especially carp. This 85 lb giant was landed at Graviers in France.

Boilie pioneer Bob Baker passed away aged in his early 70s, and there was huge praise for his achievements – …Continue reading »

Review: Dynamite Wowsers

5 Mar

The Dynamite Wowsers come under the beady eye of Angler’s Mail tackle editor Richard Howard. He’s the No.1 product inspector, checking out loads of quality kit every week.

Description: highly visible, dumbbell-shaped hook baits. Specifications: 7 and 9 mm sizes; Purple, White, Pink and Orange colours; formulated with …Continue reading »