February 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 …

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

4 ways to rig soft baits for lure fishing

Struggling to know how to rig up a soft bait? Or are you loosing lost of gear fishing the river? Well here is an easy guide showing you different ways to rig up your soft baits and where they are most effective! If you want to know more then leave a comment down below. Jig Heads Jig Heads are essentially …

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 …

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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

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perch fishing with the carolina rig on the river weaver

If you know Jon at all you will know that deep down he is really an American Bass angler. YES he loves his Carp fishing, but he adores ‘chucking’ some plastic for Perch. In the winter of 2018 he hit them quite hard, fishing different water ways hunting for an illusive specimen over the 3lb mark. Unfortunately it didn’t happen …