BOOSTING BOILIES

I am not here to tell you all about a new thing or preach that I was doing it first! I just thought I would share with you how I go about getting the most I can out of my boilies. Now my way is a little more expensive and probably more like a recipe than a simple boosting process, …

NOVEMBER 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 …

GO MICRO!

Fishing small and light for predators can be hugely satisfying especially if the bites are hard to come across with bigger lures. Pair up this fishing style with an ultra lightweight rod and small 1000 size reel and you will be smiling all day long, and if a bigger fish happens to come along then hold on because its about …

EASY DROPSHOT KNOT

There are very few knots in fishing that send a shudder down my spine on a cold winters morning like the dropshot knot does. It is fiddly, tricky and i’m my opinion a complete pain is the rear. I used to get lazy and use the Palomar knot to tie up a dropshot rig, even though this knot is one …

RUNNING LEDGER FOR PERCH

This is my preferred way of fishing for Perch with bait, the rig is very simple and it offers low resistance to wary Perch. I use this rig in conjunction with alarms (just in case I doze off to sleep), homemade washing up bottle caps as bobbins and 7ft light spinning rods so that I can have a bit of …

OCTOBER 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 …

SPLICING MADE EASY

Easily one of Jon’s most asked question in store is how to splice leader material. So here is a video tutorial on how he does it. It really is quite easy when you have the right tools…. and with a bit of practice you will be splicing like a pro!

THE NED RIG

If you haven’t heard of the Ned Rig before it is a rig that was originally developed forΒ bass fishing in America by a guy called Ned Kehde, he was a legendary Bass angler from the Midwest and has also written many books and articles on fishing in the States. The combination of small jighead and soft plastic ‘stick’ looks rather …

THE SIMPLE MAGGOT FEEDER

The Elasticated X-safe insert is a great way to fish that helps eliminate hook pulls, and has great self hooking properties. The Feeder Bead is really useful when fixed rigs are banned and you need to quickly change hook links over in match situations.