It's a neglected area of the swim, but Will Raison has found a new edge by employing old school 'mag and wag' tactics in between long pole and feeder lines.
Pole elastics get the in-depth treatment this month as Lee Kerry explores everything from connection and Pullas right through to the type and even the amount you should be using.
MAP backed former Fish O’ Mania champ Andy May is our venue detective and in this issue he samples the delights of the Arena Lake at Cudmore, the scene of his finest hour.
Cut nut and Dorking ace Alan Donnelly knows a thing or two about pole fishing on canals and here he reveals the biggest mistakes anglers make on these narrow waterways… and how to overcome them.
Editor Dan Webb gets out on the bank after lockdown and his first job is to put a new power pole from Tri-Cast to the test.