The Angling Direct Stoke grand opening went down very well over the weekend, with many punters visiting the new store.
Word on the bank is that Linear Fisheries are planning to erect a tackle shop on-site, which will sell everything you are likely to need.
There is no question that the threat to UK carp stocks from otter predation is hugely increased in the winter months. This last week has seen a spate of attacks up and down the country, with social media littered with photos of dead carp posted by anglers. One of the more notable casualties was posted on Facebook by Nashbait boss Gary Bayes, who shared his thoughts upon finding one of his target fish dead.
Big Fish Off star Ali Hamidi took to Instagram this week to share a photo of a recent injury.
Rich Wilby visited the VS Fisheries farm this week to select some fish for his brand new stock pond
Trent View Fishery are running a charity fishing match in memory of one of their regular anglers; Rob Mclean.
Spring Into Fishing this March at one of six free, fun and friendly activity days for families around England.
Coking Farm Fishery are planning on opening up two new waters in 2019.
The grand opening of the new Angling Direct store in Stoke will be taking place on the 27th January.
Meet the eight anglers in the frame for the top prize
We recently received a lovely story from Carpworld contributor Loz East, who after receiving a message from a young lad decided to take him out for a day angling.
Mr Carpy himself Mark Pitchers recently posted photos of some new stock for his own Wainstones syndicate lake.