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 December 2015 issue...
EDITORIAL Max Hendry introduces the December issue of Advanced Carp Fishing.
WHAT'S OCCURRING We take a look at what¹s going on in the world of social media, and what the ACF team got up to this month.
MAKING WAVES By fishing the quiet corners, Adam Smith lands some of Stoneacres¹ rarer visitors to the bank.
GOO - IT'S NOT JUST FOR NODDIES! Elliott Gray recalls a particular spring where the controversial Goo transformed his results on the tricky Essex Quarry.
NAVITAS COMPETITION Three winners will each receive a full winter wardrobe from Navitas.
LINE MANAGEMENT Line care is one of the most important yet overlooked parts of angling. Jim Shelley shows you how and why.
FOUR SEASONS OF CARP We are left in awe by the stunning carp that Oz Holness catches this month, and you will be too.
A CHANGE OF SCENE Myles Gibson moves away from the familiar low-stock big pits, where we challenge him to catch one live.
TIME OF PLENTY Bundy's Pit and a Northants syndicate continue to be kind to Ed Betteridge.
NORTH LAKE REVIVAL Once home of the iconic Bazil, The North Lake has thrived in recent years. Martin Gardener shows you just how much.
WORKING THE NIGHT SHIFT Overnighter specialist Mick Tuck catches two forties in between work.
SUCCESS ON SHALLOW Dave Little recalls his time on St Ives Shallow pit in search of Colin, the king of the pond at 47lb.
BACK TO BASICS Spencer Butler talks about an interesting hook-bait concept that differs from a conventional pop-up mix.
GEAR GUIDE: TACKLE A host of new products are examined, including the JRC Stealth X-Lite bivvy and Korda's new Chod Safe.
GEAR GUIDE: BAIT Nash's new Citruz winter boilies, Sticky powdered additives and Bait-Tech bag and Method mix are reviewed.
GEAR GUIDE: SPECIALS Aqua's new Black Series luggage, the annual Nash trade show, the brand-new Shimano Speedcast XT-B reel and the soon to be released Fortis Snugpack sleeping bag get a thorough examination.
TESTED Once again the team tests five products to help you with your buying decisions.
THE GAME PLAN A stunning brace of forties is detailed by the captor, Adam Luck.
THE BIG-CARP DIARY Adam Penning has another thrilling month on his water, but has he finally caught his target fish?
SOAPBOX Sam Meeuwissen talks fair-weather carpers and coarse fishing influences.