Advanced Carp Fishing is aimed at the aspirational carper. If you've caught your first twenty, or if you simply want to catch much bigger fish, this is the magazine for you. It's packed full of easy-reading features, eye-pleasing photos and loads of top tips from the best carp anglers in England. In our view it's the carp magazine that sets the standards others aspire to.
Here's what you'll find in the May 2014 issue...
Welcome Flooding has had devastating effects on fisheries. What does the future hold? What's Occurring The most notable recent goings-on in carp fishing from the UK and abroad
NEW SERIES – The Bounty Hunter The legendary Jon McAllister begins his new series on banking target fish. Attention To Detail Going the extra mile. Marcus Howarth explains why it makes a difference. Greys Competition A fantastic opportunity to win three Greys 3.25lb Aircurve rods.
Little Time, Little Kit… Big Pit! Alan Blair tackles an inland sea on short sessions using minimal gear.
My Greatest Capture Colin Davidson recalls one of his most memorable captures of all time. ACF Meets ACF grabs the chance to discover what's made Lewis Read the great angler he is. I'll Do It My Way ACF editor Tim Hodges continues to plan his assault on his new syndicate lake.
Silvermere's Clanger Pro boxer Warren Fenn details the bruising encounter with his most recent heavyweight opponent – The Clanger. Naturals Simon Pomeroy takes a look at one of the most iconic of naturals, the bloodworm.
Going The Distance Long-range fishing is not just blasting a single out to the horizon. Ed Betteridge shows you how to get the best results.
Enterprise Competition Plastic fantastic. Win a huge selection of Enterprise Tackle's baits.
NEW SERIES – Thinking Big Matt Jackson introduces his new big-fish series, all about targeting the largest residents at popular venues.
Bait Conundrums Trying to understand the ins and outs of bait is a veritable minefield. John Baker takes a look at salt in its various forms.
Undercover Conquest The climatic conclusion to Tony Bramley's awe-inspiring conquest. A great carpy read this one.
Top Three Edges Youth of today Alfie Russell reveals three of his top edges for consistent success.
Lining Up The Lumps New face James Pierce details his outstanding campaign at the land of the giants – Wellington Country Park.
The Colossal Rig Every carp angler likes to look and play around with rigs. ACF editor Tim Hodges reveals a trick variation of the 360 rig.
NEW SERIES – Judgement Day ACF hold court on some of today's carping practices and passes judgement. Are you guilty?
Questions & Answers The Shimano team of experts answers your carp fishing queries.
Why I Like… River fanatic Ben Hinton explains his love of boat fishing, with a difference!
NEW SERIES – Carping Stars They say that it is written in the stars, but is it? See how your future looks.
Gear Guide: Tackle Check out this month's selection of tackle to hit the shelves recently. Gear Guide: Bait Want to try a new bait? We have some of the latest bait offerings available.
Gear Guide: Specials We put some of the newest tackle into the spotlight for a closer look.
Tested The ACF team reveals the pros and cons of tackle that they have been testing.
Talking Point ACF takes a look at what effect the terrible floods have had.
Big-Carp Diary At last Matt Eaton has had a chance to get out on the bank and do some fishing.
Tales From The Bivvy Tim Hodges gets the heebie-jeebies on a spooky night in France.