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 »

Fishing Republic, the giant UK tackle chain, saved by Go Outdoors

18 Jan

FISHING REPUBLIC, the ailing retail tackle firm, has been saved from closure by Go Outdoors, the holding company of giant high street sports chain JD Sports.

Fishing Republic made waves when it joined the London Stock Exchange... but hit the rocks late last year.
Fishing Republic made waves when it joined the London Stock Exchange… but hit the rocks late last year.

Fishing Republic is understood to have outbid interested other noted large tackle companies, by guaranteeing the continuation of all existing …Continue reading »

Raiders gut fishing tackle shop

7 Jan

A THRIVING fishing tackle shop in a quiet rural location was robbed of most of its contents, valued at £25,000.

The Tackle Shed was stripped of quality products but was due to re-open early this year.
The Tackle Shed was stripped of quality products but was due to re-open early this year.

The Tackle Shed, based in a shopping village in a converted water mill at Barton-le-Clay, Bedfordshire, was the only business …Continue reading »