Where? Slack Lane, Bolton, Manchester, BL2 4JW. Day tickets £8.50. Tel: 01204 307197. Where? Burscough, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 4AH. Day tickets £6. Tel: 01704 895913. What’s being caught? If it’s mild, expect carp to 10 lb to feed well. Also plenty of quality roach, skimmers, chub, barbel and perch, in catches to over 50 lb. Tactics? A bed of micro pellets should entice the carp. Try loosefeeding maggots until they switch on. Pole with double maggot on a size 18 hook should bring a lot of bites.
Where? Lingham Lane, Moreton, Wirral, CH46 4TB. Day