Zander caught on Alc...

Zander can such fickle biters     Especially in the daytime   ( sorry about pic)   A new technique developed by an Alcedo customer to use Bolognese style tactics with ultra sensitive floats.   Seems to work well, the customer then went out and bought another Alcedo Pride...

Feedback on the Alce...

      FEEDBACK ON THE ALCEDO MODULARIS 420 WAGGLER ROD     MODULARIS MATCH   ISNT IT JUST GREAT WHEN YOU HAVE A HAPPY CUSTOMER…..     Hi Bill, it’s the best 14ft float rod I’ve ever had the privelege to hold. It’s quite unigue...

MARCH BARBEL FISHING...

  MARCH BARBEL FISHING ON THE RIVER WYE   March was a great month for fishing on the river Wye   With lowish flows I was able before the end of the coarse fishing Season to try out the new Heavy Feeder Rods from Alcedo   Modularis Heavy Feeder comes in 4 versions a pair of...

Grayling on the Bolo...

              A mild and dull day so us on the Glanwye beat of the River Wye testing out Bolognese Rods and the new fight control Reel     Thr Grayling proved hard to find and catch all day with a lack of maggots not helping however the pupa...

Long trotting for Gr...

        Really looking forward to some long trotting for Grayling next week on the River Wye   The River just south of Builth Wells is spectacular with many long fast flowing gravely pools with deep rocky holes    The most recent report  from the Usk and Wye...

WYE BARBEL,ITS JUST ...

I love barbel fishing,but not as we normally know it To bait uo a swim and fish pellets is fine but a waiting game,sometimes ,especially in low water,the fish are on,normally there off, Canoes dont help and fishing pressure has notably increased,all making the fish more wary. The beats on the...

Barbel on fly

OK,not quite a fly but a plastic sweetcorn imitation on a goldhead,actually I hooked 2 but they are just so strong it bent the hook out.This could become a sport in its own right Also achieved a personel best chub on a float around 5lb,A real tussle on a 15 ft hokkaido match rod and 5lb...

welcome to the world...

This blog is underway today the 29 July I hope that it will appear Ok as I am a total twit when it comes to modern technology but nothing ventured ,nothing gained. Its the blog of a fishing nut whon now happens to be trying to sell an entire new brand of fishing tackle into the UK ON NO...