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 August 2015 issue...
WELCOME Editor Max Hendry introduces you to another feature-packed issue.
WHAT’S OCCURRING We give you the lowdown of what’s happening in the world of social media and who won what last month.
AMAZING BRACE Dan Taylor reflects on the capture of two 50lb Kent crackers in one session,totalling over 110lb.
FLOATER FISHING... Still a little used method for targeting big carp, Jim Shelley explains why you are missing a trick.
ACF MEETS ‘Little’ Jon Coxhead is a phenomenal stalker of carp. Here, we look at his angling portfolio of special UK carp.
NASH COMPETITION Here’s your chance to win one of four new Nash Scope Ops brollies – it’s light, manageable and efficient.
AGAINST THE GRAIN Elliott Gray’s unique take on the reverse combi rig for bottom-bait fishing.
MY GREATEST CAPTURE The Wood Common from Spitfire Pool topped the 50lb mark for Josh Dobson, but the weight isn’t even half of the story.
THE GLORIOUS 16TH Dave Little is challenged to catch a wily river carp live for the ACF cameras. Find out how he gets on.
A SLICE OF HISTORY PART 2 Harvey Watson has an emphatic session on Yateley Match Lake, banking nine, including three sought-after originals.
TWO WATERS, ONE COMMON THEME Fishing two lakes in the Nene Valley, Ed Betteridge’s rich vein of form continues.
BIG CITY LIFE 2 Young prodigy Alfie Russell brings you another awe-inspiring urban adventure under the glow of the big-city lights.
PROLOGIC COMPETITION The new SMX alarms and receiver have a wealth of features; who wants some? We have four sets to give away.
ACTING ON INSTINCT Among others, Myles Gibson catches The ACF Fish in this month’s round-up, a stunning 39lb15oz Stoneacres resident.
PARK LIFE A busy park lake is the setting for the capture of two stunning Colne Valley carp for Jamie Cannon.
GEAR GUIDE: TACKLE First-look reviews on the latest fishing tackle items to hit the shelves. With gear from Aqua, Wychwood and ESP.
GEAR GUIDE: BAIT Nash prepared particles and Sticky hook-bait kits get the once-over.
GEAR GUIDE: SPECIALS Daiwa black Tournament reels, Chub Outkast rods and Bait-Tech’s new Poloni boilies go under the microscope.
TESTED A Chub bivvy, Shimano rod, Gardner lead clips, Crafty Catcher liquid and Nash’s new tigers are reviewed.
WHERE PRAYERS ARE ANSWERED Getting chalked into the history books of Horton has long been a dream for Kev Hewitt, as he starts his fish tally.
WEED FISHING OBSERVATIONS Years of fishing in the green stuff has given Dan Chart an interesting take on fishing weedy lakes and he explains some of his experiences.
BIG-CARP DIARY Adam Penning puts his usual commitments on the back burner to concentrate on some personal fishing, and it pays off spectacularly.
THE SOAPBOX Busy family man and overnight specialist Spencer Humble explains why carp fishing is so brilliant, and why it keeps us coming back for more.