Archive for September, 2010

Rapala Set for New Distribution in the UK

Posted: 23rd September 2010 by admin in News

The Rapala VMC Corporation has aquired the UK based specialist bait producer Dynamite in a deal reportedly worth £5.5 million. Now from Rapala VMC’s point of view that suddenly makes them a major player in the lucrative carp baits market…but hey we like lures not carp baits, so why is that interesting? I hear you […]


Gloog Ares 120 Crankbait

Posted: 21st September 2010 by admin in Crankbaits, Lures
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Gloog Ares 120 Cranbait By Keith Edmunds Lure Name Ares 120 Manufacturer Gloog Lure Type Crankbait Length 120mm Weight 40g Price Around £7.50 Lure angling fads and fashions come and go, some of the new inventions work really well and earn their rightful place in the tackle box, others less so, but there is one […]


Bertus Rozemeijer Back with New Lures

Posted: 20th September 2010 by admin in News

Dutch Pike fishing Legend Bertus Rozemeijer has teamed up with tackle company I.T.T. (Innovative Technology Team) to create a new range of Predator fishing rods, reels lures and accessories. The range is set to launch later this month. News of the range is still a little sketchy but it will include a brand new range […]


October heralds the opening of the pike fishing season on many of the huge Trout waters around the country. For many people there best chance of a real trophy sized pike on a lure comes when they boat fish one of these venues for the Pike that have grown fat and muscular on a diet […]


This year Bewl Water in Kent will open it’s doors earlier than usual, with the Pike dates now starting on 11th October and running through to November 14th. Andy Lush from the Friendly Fisherman met with fishery owner Simon Hume-Kendall earlier this year to find ways of improving the pike anglers access to the reservoir. […]


Live Target UK Distributor Named

Posted: 8th September 2010 by admin in News

Harris Sportsmail have been named as the UK distributor for Live Target lures in the UK. Harris who have only recently been announced as the new distributors for Salmo are obviously looking to grow their distribution business to add to their strong retail business. When we spoke to Harris’s main man Marc Cobb he was […]