The fish have been sulking in the middle of our lakes all winter, stubbornly refusing anything but single hook baits, but now they’re starting to perk up. Finally it’s the perfect time to start tempting them with a bit of feed. Not huge amounts, but it’s a start. Before you know it, we’ll be filling it in down the edges and sacking up! Those days are still not quite here, however, so I’ve come to Makins Fishery to show you a softly softly approach that will put more fish in your nets.

Jon’s approach at this time of year can provide some great sport