Improve Your Coarse Fishing Issue 378

The river that has it all for the new season

We join James Poolton at a stretch of the River Avon in Warwickshire that’s capable of producing mega catches of a range of different species – perfect for getting your 2021/22 river campaign underway.

The venue expert talks us through the baits and tactics he uses in the first few weeks of the season.

Make your next tench a whopper!

The tench season may be short but there’s still time to catch yourself a specimen tinca or two. We speak to prolific big-fish catcher and former Drennan Cup Champion, Rich Wilby, to find out how he targets the bigger examples of the species.

Master the margin feeder
When it comes to fishing down the margins of commercial carp fisheries 99% of anglers will automatically reach for their pole. Adam Rumble, however, puts across a strong case for having a rethink and using a feeder instead.

IYCF Chats To…

This month it’s Emma Harrison in the hot seat as we chat to her about the Angling Trust’s new We Fish As One campaign.

Guide to summer clothing
We’ve picked out the best new T-shirts, shorts and accessories to keep you cool and looking the part on the bank this summer.

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Improve Your Coarse Fishing Issue 378