Winter is here !!

GET READY FOR WINTER AND PUT THOSE CARP ON THE BANK As autumn is now coming to an end and the nights are now getting longer many anglers will be putting their rods up for the winter. But if so you could be missing out as this is the time when carp are getting their...

Mick Tuck hatching a plan

Trying to hatch a plan...... I had all intentions of getting into an area and trickling bait in consistently. Due to others having an interest in this particular area the plan really did not go as I had wanted. But it paid off. I will spare you all the detail...

NEGLECT THE MARGINS AT YOUR PERIL

  It’s amazing how many anglers never fish the margins on busy and pressurised lakes. Anglers are happy to fish island margins or far banks and get as tight as they can, but close in they tend to ignore these areas. You can of course catch fish way out but if you do...

The tools to help you catch more By Keith Williams

GET READY FOR WINTER AND PUT THOSE CARP ON THE BANK As autumn is now coming to an end and the nights are now getting longer many anglers will be putting their rods up for the winter. But if so you could be missing out as this is the time when carp are getting their...

4 x 40’s in 5 hours By Keith standley

So the evening of Friday August 10th 2018 we arrived, myself and Mick Henley also part of the PB Family were on our way to Dover on the Crystal Waters coach to pick up 10 excited customers for another full package week in France. So trailer loaded and after a 2 hour...

                                                                    Badgers holt with JO JO the target  Badgers Holt is set in the scenic limousin region of France alongside its sister lake, Lac Serriere. Last year I decided that these two lakes would be my main focus...

Spring arriving- a tactical change for me.

With the spring season already here, the lakes around the country start to come to life.  At this time, I am always on the phone to my friend Andrew Gardner to give me an update on his dives and to find out what is happening in and around the lake beds. Andy can...

BIN EL OUIDEN (Morocco) by Justin Carter

The Experience of BIn El Ouiden - Morocco The thought of fishing out in Morocco was something that had not crossed my mind, I was seeing on Facebook on a regular basis pictures appearing of people making the trip and the pictures of the fish and the backdrop was...

WAS THAT A BITE??

PB Article Jun 2018 Was That A Bite? As the madness and gay abandon of pre-spawning carp becomes a thing of the past, they start to be more cautious of how they feed. Often in Summer time I liken this to carp grazing. They very rarely stay in one spot long, instead...

  DAVE LANES VIEW ON SILKRAY LEADER I have been experimenting over the past few months with Silkray, a braided leader material and found it to be an incredible substitute/replacement for lead core. It has the same density advantages but none of the stiffness. It will,...

CARP FISHING IS NOT WHAT WE DO,

IT'S WHO WE ARE!