Midland Angler


May 2005


In May’s issue some of the Midlands top specialist give their view on the new record bream of 19lb 10oz taken from a Cambs pit, and predict that it’s only a matter of time before a 20lb bream is banked.


Also in the issue, priced only £1.99


Massive Ivan Marks Memorial

Details of how to enter a massive match being staged in September on the Wide Welland to celebrate the fishing career of Ivan Marks.


Pole Position At Maver Larford

How to catch F1s on pole and feeder at the prolific Worcestershire water.


£2000 CFS Competition

Three lucky readers will share a complete set of the new Commercial Fishery Specialist gear from MAP.


Passing The Commercial Test

New to stocked waters? Steve Collett is on hand with a one-stop newcomer’s guide.


First Impressions

Including a look at the new £449 FAPS Systemme 7 box.


Where To Fish

More Midlands waters spotlighted plus news from the region’s in form venues and a spotlight on the British Waterways open-all-year stillwaters.


Tackle Live

Staff members Gareth Purnell and Steve Martin showcase the gear they have most enjoyed using over the last 12 months.


Getting On With The On Box

A new five drawer Preston Innovations On Box worth £300 must be won.


The Ivan Marks Story

In part three Ivan discusses the invention of the swingtip and his record in the World Championships.


Match News

Find out how Studley Road won the inaugural Midland Angler Clubman Winter League at Woodland View.


It’s a Kinder Magic

Meet Rob Lawrence, the match angler who was banned from a fishery for being too good.


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