Monmouthshire Canal Where? From 14 Locks to Barrack Hill on the Crumlin Arm and junction, to Llantarnam on the Pontypool Arm at Newport, Gwent. Members only. Newport AA membership £50 (includes lake fishing and River Wye at Symonds Yat), from Garry Evans Tackle on 01633 855086.
Roach, rudd, bream, perch and pike. Tactics? Pole with bread punch, maggots or worms, to deal with the weed, or stroll the towpath with lures.