Total Coarse Fishing is the brilliant new angling magazine for the all round angler. If you like to keep your sport varied and catch quality fish from fabulous venues, then this is the magazine for you.


Our regular writers include Keith Arthur, Ian Welch, Steve Collett, Alex Bones, Chris Ponsford and editor Gareth Purnell.


The first 164-page issue is in the shops now, packed with instruction, tips, advice and inspiration and is priced at only £2.85.


The issue also includes a free spool of Ultima’s new Power Plus line in 4lb breaking strain, worth £3.95.


New subscribers to Total Coarse Fishing can claim a Fox System Box set worth £32.95.


Just click here or visit


It’s a brilliant gift but you must act quickly to take advantage of this offer as there are only 53 sets left at the time of writing.


There’s also the once-in-a-lifetime chance for one reader to win a completely Shakespeare tackle makeover every year for the rest of their life in the first (August) issue.


And if you have any mates who would like to try fishing, we’ve teamed up with the Environment Agency for a ‘Take A Friend Fishing For Free’ day in August.


Highlights of the first issue include:


Travelling Light

How to catch quality chub on lures

tcf Tench Guide
All you need to know about one of the UK’s most popular summer species, plus Ian Welch is your guide to Modern Tench Fishing


Pole Clinic

How to set up the tangle free Dacron pole elastic connector

The Apprentice

Chris Ponsford is the coach, Ryan Lippit the pupil as they target Furnace Mill Fishery’s margins

Barbel Quest

Steve Collett tackles the Severn barbel population on opening day with his chubber float and centrepin.

£2000 Korum Comp

Two complete sets of Korum gear must be won

tcf Pellets Guide

Preparation and presentation tricks, plus our choice of some of the best pellets on the market and a fascinating breakdown test

Commercial Break with Alex Bones

Paste on the pole including how to make your own paste pot

Classic Swims

The Bridge Pool on The Royalty, Hants Avon – what lies beneath


Tackle Shop

28 pages of the latest gear to hit the shelves

What’s It All About?
Enterprise’s new Camo Corn

The Big Picture

Skinz – are they all they are cracked up to be?

On Test

The tcf team casts its eyes over 13 Rover Chairs

Korum Challenge

Hit our targets and get rewarded!

tcf Method Guide

Our choice of the best inline Method feeders, groundbait and set-ups, plus how to make your own Method mix

Take A Friend Fishing

Use our special form and they won’t need a licence

Arthur’s Legend

Memories of the tidal Thames with Keith Arthur

Reasons To Go Surface Fishing – Part 1

Pete Wilson tells you how he catches specimen carp off the top

Angling Adventures

Why Chris Tarrant fell in love with the Canadian Lakeland

Barbel Clinic

Ian Welch’s paste rig for fooling hard-fished-for barbel

The Tide Is High

Matt Maginnis learns about fishing big tidal rivers for bream in the company of the tcf cameras

Gareth Purnell In Conversation With Dave Harrell

Our editor finds out what makes the former England international tick…



Fantastic limited Fox System Box subscription offer CLICK HERE