Alan Scotthorne is the cover star for this week’s edition of the Angling Times, out today. Inside the five-time world champion reveals his top-10 winter venues.
Also inside, top specialist angler Martin Bowler discusses the fascinating work carried out with The Avon Roach Project.
It’s also nice to see carp master Terry Hearn switching his attentions to specimen-sized perch on float tactics!
The Angling Times is available in all good newsagents and also digitally for iOS and Android devices.
Check out our Videos section for our latest Bite-Size Tips!
The first trio of advice is from none other than five times World Champion, Alan Scotthorne and cover the finer points of cold-water feeder fishing.
Click here for more »
Alan with a winter catch from Lindholme’s Bonsai Lake.
Alan Scotthorne looks at the finer points of a deadly winter carp tactic – the straight lead!
The warmer weather through November has been fantastic for our commercial fisheries with weights still exceeding a ton on most matches at my local fishery, Lindholme Lakes, on its famous Bonsai Lake. Now, however, the cold weather has finally arrived!
I have started fishing the regular Thursday opens recently and although I have only fished the last three matches I have been surprised how different the fishing has been to what I remember from past years. F1s are no longer the prime target and carp seem to dominate the money list, so a rethink is the order of the day…