Solar Tackle team member Wesley Lagaert’s incredible autumn season just gets better and better. Again, fishing mid-week overnighters between shifts... Read more
Incredibly, Solar Tackle team member Wesley Lagaert has landed a second trio of thirties from in just over a week.
Getting... Read more
Solar Tackle staff member Barry Minns enjoyed a productive 48-hour session on a Kent club water, landing 3 commons to... Read more
Pre-baiting an area on a local gravel pit in northeast France, Solar Tackle team member Thomas Mascha dropped in to... Read more
As an avid user of the Krill boilies, I wanted to add strong liquid attraction to my mix. The Cloudy... Read more
Having received rave reviews, I knew I had to give these a go. I chose the Gripper versions in sizes... Read more
Many anglers like to use different sleeping bags at different times of the year. I prefer to use one good... Read more
With the boilie release of 2016 came a full range of complementary products that add further dimensions to the boilie.... Read more
A match-the-hatch wafter hook bait can be very successful. They come into their own in autumn, after fish have become... Read more
A high-quality bait booster that gives a huge boost of attraction to your bait mix. Use 30ml per kilo of... Read more
A reliable hook link material is a must. The Tungsten Loaded features a matt tungsten coating that is resistant to... Read more
A water bucket is always required to keep a fish hydrated on the bank, but carrying a dedicated bucket isn’t... Read more
A spacious, padded bag that fits perfectly on your barrow front. Like the rest of the Black Series range it’s... Read more
“They have to make their shelter stand out from the rest.”
“overall it’s a mightily impressive package.”
Winterproof your brolly with the new wrap from Aqua.
We compare four sets of waterproofs to help keep you dry this autumn.
With most of the clothing in carp fishing being green, it’s nice to have a little change. Okay, so it’s... Read more
A buoyant pop-up is a must when it comes to modern rigs. Despite their size, these are more than buoyant... Read more
A highly attractive, sweet bottom-bait hook bait that’s multi-coloured in appearance. Available in 10, 15 and 18mm, these pillow-shaped baits... Read more
There aren’t many baits with the consistent track record of Trigga. The whole range has accounted for some of the... Read more
The Bays from Fortis have been given an update with their new Switch tech, allowing the lenses to darken or... Read more
These offer a quick-dry formula thanks to the nylon construction. With concealed zip-offs to make them shorts they are versatile... Read more
There is really no excuse to not have a good unhooking mat. Fish care is vital and this offering from... Read more
With a full metal body for optimum durability and a watertight design, the Spinfisher has been designed for performance in... Read more
Throwing stick arm is a thing of the past. With carbon sticks becoming more and more affordable they make baiting... Read more
A malleable, buoyant imitation hook bait that can be shaped to look like your chosen hook bait. This will pop... Read more
Utilising a high-performance fabric, the Tech hoodie provides an insulating mid layer when the weather turns cooler. Bonded fleece provides... Read more
Craig Sheffield has just returned from an incredible trip that saw him land a brace of sixties!
Spending a week at Le... Read more
Returning to a water they struggled on in 2015, Dennis De Wild and Darren Metalli have landed 48 carp to... Read more
Cheap yet packed with features, this carp-care range is affordable and fish friendly!
“A comfortable night’s sleep and the bedchair folds away quickly.”
Welcome to the best of both worlds, carp unhooking-wise. Not a giant mattress, nor a skimpy roll mat, the Scope... Read more
Choosing the right bedchair is an important factor for me. I predominantly fish overnight sessions, so I am looking for... Read more
A buoyant pop-up is a must these days. However, you want them to be attractive too.
Having used a brolly-type shelter for a lot of my fishing this year, I was interested to see what the... Read more
These baiting tools have made waves since their launch.
This is the bucket that does it all.
When it comes to fishing glasses we think you should look no further than Fortis for their awesome quality yet... Read more
“Gardner has made a legendary hook range even better – carp beware. ”
The test bed for stoves was the speed of the boil. For this we set the specifications very tightly, recording... Read more
A buoyant pop-up is a must these days. However, you want them to be attractive too. I recently got a... Read more
Constructed from the same high-attract additives as the Manilla base mix but with a fast breakdown, the pellets create an... Read more
With the great success of the Catalyst boilies, a range of complementary hook baits has been created. These wafters are... Read more
Liquid additives are highly effective for all manner of baiting. Whether it be to boost a particle mix or soak... Read more
Making your own hook baits to complement your chosen boilie can be hugely rewarding. This simple base mix and liquid... Read more
A classic stick mix made famous by Korda’s Danny Fairbrass use of it in the original Underwater DVDs. This oily,... Read more
Often, fishing a bait hard on the deck can catch you more fish. Many anglers like an element of buoyancy... Read more
Finished in the new Thinking Anglers camouflage pattern, the gas canister pouch does exactly what it says on the tin... Read more
Mega comfortable and hugely versatile, these shoes take the functionality of a wet shoe and add unrivalled style. Featuring a... Read more
Featuring large compartments for optimal storage space, lined in a durable but soft-touch lining, the Cocoon carryall is ideal for... Read more
Cooking quality food on the bank has grown in popularity these days; Pot Noodles simply don’t cut it. This grill... Read more
Many carp anglers are particular when it comes to the look of their fishing gear. The 101 range of rods... Read more
A supple fluorocarbon can be an awesome material when constructing rigs and the near invisibility is a huge edge when... Read more
Consisting of a 10000RB ST Baitrunner reel, a Velocity rod and monofilament, this combo gives you a full setup for... Read more
Solar Tackle founder Martin Locke has landed 33 carp, including 11 forties, 3 fifties and a session biggest 60lb 8oz... Read more
Solar Tackle team member Ignace de Roeck has proved that you don’t need loads of time to catch big carp.... Read more
“ONE OF THE BEST REELS WE’VE EVER USED.” Lightweight, smooth and great to look at, the Daiwa ISO is simply stunning.
“With a simple design there’s not a lot that can go wrong with the AVX-S. ”
“The Go-to sunglasses for quality and style.”
2016 saw the launch of the debut reel from ESP. After over a year of development, with the likes of... Read more
We look at how observation yet again proved to be the most important factor when targeting big fish, resulting in... Read more
ADAM PENNING travels abroad to the pressured French venue Cretelakes, where his outside the box approach unlocks the lake’s biggest... Read more
For people that don’t know Mike Starkey, his carp fishing career is nothing short of astounding. Having fished some of... Read more
Winter..... although you might well be enjoying your autumn angling catching them cyprinids at decent weights, watching the leaves start... Read more
I would like to show you one of my home made method mixes, before we get started I would like... Read more
Thank you to everyone who took the time to read my last blog I really appreciate it. Within this blog... Read more
MARK COOKSON is an adaptable angler who has capitalised on his ability to mould to any situation. The result? Big... Read more
WARREN FENN is hot on the tail of his ultimate prize from Twynersh Pit Three. Will he track down the... Read more
Engrossed in the stunning setting of Twynersh Pit Three, WARREN FENN goes in search of a rather elusive common carp... Read more
After a few months off and only a little fishing here and there I decided to get my head back... Read more
A single sighting across the lake led to MITCH HAMMONDS’ most memorable morning’s fishing – a formidable brace of commons.
It... Read more
I’ve been reasonably off the radar over the last few years so that’s why some of you wont have the... Read more
NICK BURRAGE extols the virtues of fishing a bait popped up off the lead and how it can improve your... Read more
Drifting weed can be a problem as the year goes on. As it dies off it breaks and drifts away,... Read more
We have invited European carp anglers from all over Europe to send us in some blogs about their local spots.... Read more