JULY CLUB / FISHERY NEWS

Welcome to the HF fishery / club new page. On here you will find updates on all of the local fisheries from the last 4 weeks. Giving you the best idea of where is fishing well and who has been catching all the fish! If there is somewhere you want to see features on this page then please send an …

FEEDER FISHING FOR BREAM

With a bit of good weather arriving after the recent storms and general horribleness, I thought it was a good time to dust of my feeder gear and get on one of my local club waters which normally has good winter form. So I stocked up the day before at HF; my list included, Sonu baits super sweat black, Sonu …

4

HOW TO USE A PELLET CONE

Pellet Cones in the smaller sizes can be a deadly edge in the colder weather because you leave a small mouthful of soft pellets right next to your high vis hook bait. This prevents you from over feeding and ensures your loose feed is always right on the money. It also allows you to change spots quickly if the bites …

ONE LAST CAST

Join team member Jack Mellor on Winsford and District Anglers Association stretch of the River Dane. He takes us on a stunning journey showing how easy it is to catch some beautiful fish in some of the best surroundings. The best part being…… It hardly costs much at all. Please watch in HD

how fishing saved my life pt.5

Part 5 : Lessons Originally I planned to call this final section of my ramblings “Becoming Carpy” but the more I’ve thought about it that title wouldn’t suit the content to follow and would detract from the whole point of this series of writings. “Lessons” is what this last year or so has been all about, lessons that not only …

how fishing saved my life pt.4

“Snow pike and frozen tackle” By mid December with winter upon us in all its dark and shivery glory I’d pushed my time at the pit as far as I possibly could, though still catching carp the numbers had dropped significantly and it was becoming increasingly hard to fulfil my catching needs. Had it not been for the ensuing thrill …

2

KNOW YOUR KNOTS

I have scrolled the internet to find the easiest knot tying images I can find and put them all in one place….. (Your welcome)! Whether you are a carp angler, coarse angler or lure angler these will all be useful to you. So if you are struggling to tie a decent knot look no further! Image credit goes to www.anglersknots.com

HOW FISHING SAVED MY LIFE PT.3

“I’ll never be carpy!” I spent the first three months of my return to fishing mainly on the river Weaver and once again used basic tactics without targeting any specific species, I was just happy to be back in the beauty and peace of nature. I found a spot that suited me perfectly, plenty of space for all my gear …

2

how fishing saved my life pt.2

“Why I needed saving again” It was only after my “crash” and during my time of recuperation (much of which was spent on the bank) that I realised I had simply been doing all the wrong things for all the wrong reasons and it had very nearly ended me. I’ve learned over the years that the painful lessons are the …

4

How Fishing Saved my Life pt.1

By Jack Salad In July of last year my son Jonjo suggested that we visit the local fishing shop HF Angling in Shavington just to check out prices and to see what sort of equipment was available. I hadn’t been fishing for nearly 15 years at this point, as for many others life had got in the way but I’d …