Willsmore’s Way With Big Roach

Check out the latest issue of Improve Your Coarse Fishing as Drennan’s Simon Willsmore heads to the Grand Union Canal to show you how to catch roach with simple pole tactics.


Using caster hook baits to try to pick out the bigger fish, the talented allrounder doesn’t disappoint, as he puts together a big net of glistening redfins for the IYCF cameras. If you haven’t fished a canal for a while, this article highlights some of the amazing sport you could be missing out on!

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