Martin Bowler has a busy week in search of chub, carp, mul­let and bream!

I never get bored with so many dif­fer­ent fish to catch

Angling Times (UK) - - WELCOME -

WE are truly blessed in the Bri­tish Isles in be­ing able to en­joy angling that is both rich and di­verse.

Nowhere else will you have the chance of so many ad­ven­tures over a small area and while I can never com­plete them all, I in­tend to have a good go try­ing!

A sin­gle-species an­gler has the ben­e­fit of be­com­ing an ex­pert, and I do un­der­stand the ap­peal of fo­cus­ing on a venue for a long time to build up an in­ti­mate knowl­edge of its moods. How­ever, this comes at a cost of mem­o­ries and that’s not a sacri­fice I’m pre­pared to make.

Ev­ery trip for me is spe­cial. Match­ing the fish to the con­di­tions means I never hit the dol­drums, My big­gest prob­lem is how to fit it all in, and a week with me can be a hec­tic af­fair…

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