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Pallatrax Fishing news covers carp fishing, specimen hunting, match fishing and much more! We love to cover latest angling news that includes competitions, industry news, and exciting new product launches.

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What Are The Best Catfish Hooks?

Any angler who fishes for Catfish will know you need a very strong and sharp hook to land such hard fighting and heavy fish and with Pallatrax’s unique Gripz Eagle Wave Catfish hooks you can be assured of this, and so much more. Our Gripz hooks are a third-generation hook design moving on from Barbed and Barbless and offering the angler a hook design like no other. Made from incredibly strong Japanese wire the hooks are manufactured using cutting point technology to produce a hook point which we believe to be the sharpest, straight from the packet, of anything currently available...

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What Are The Best Fishing Hooks?

As anglers, we all know the importance of a high-quality hook and until now we have only had the choice of two designs, Barbed and Barbless – but that’s all changed! Pallatrax has developed a genuine third design with the Gripz hooks which cater for the majority of species and tactics. From Specimen Carp and Barbel through to Predator and Match Fishing, Gripz hooks now give a next-generation hook design which really are on another level. Yes, that is a huge statement to make but when you see the incredible amount of anglers converting to, and catching on, this new design...

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Best Fishing Hooks For Carp

As any good carp angler will appreciate your hook is a vitally important part of your set up and only a high-quality hook should be considered. In a market place saturated with choice, Pallatrax has now developed the next generation in carp hooks with the Gripz design, which we firmly believe is far superior to both the historic options within barbed and barbless. Pallatrax feels they have developed one of the best carp fishing hooks on the market. Of course, such a huge statement could be considered as contrived but we can promise you that this is far from...

Carpinsula Fishery in Belgium goes Non-Toxic.

Carpinsula Fishery In Belgium Goes Non-Toxic! It is only three years ago that Jelle Eurlings, the owner, started his lifetime project in an abandoned nature reserve in Belgium named Carpinsula. He turned this no-man-land into a real carp fishing paradise with only one goal in mind; bringing carp fishing and nature together with leaving the smallest footprint possible! In keeping with his ethos, Jelle insists that all anglers fish with non-toxic fishing weights, and is now stocking our Stonze fishing weights. After three years of intense preparations, it is his pleasure to introduce to you 4 different idyllic lakes. All just for a...

Fishing With Natural Stonze – Wow What A Controversial Idea!!

People say that we are only crusading this because we have the patent on Stonze weights which is simply not true.

A Highly Effective Way Of Attracting Fish

The great thing is that our Stonze make a a fantastic natural method feeder and when the fish start to break through to the Stonze

Pallatrax Sponsors Polish Anglers Association Coarse Fishing Grand Prix 2019

The Polish Anglers Association (PAA) is hosting a Coarse Fishing Grand Prix with matches at various locations across the UK this year. Sponsored by Pallatrax, manufacturers of baits, weights, and terminal tackle for better catch rates and healthier fish, the matches present an exciting opportunity for anglers of all ages to win a Pallatrax voucher or a cash prize.

UPDATE: Meeting with the Rt Hon Geoffrey Cox, QC, Cabinet Minister & Attorney General in regards to the use, and loss, of toxic lead in angling.

Simon Pomeroy's meeting with the Rt Hon Geoffrey Cox QC Cabinet Minister and Attorney General in regards to the use, and loss, of toxic lead in angling.

Are cheap carp baits the best?

You’ve found the fish, now you need to get them to feed. Just because a boilie is round, red and smells of strawberries, doesn’t mean that all strawberry boilies on the market are the same.

Pallatrax Carp Open Series Press Release

After much soul searching and following a fruitful four year working relationship with South West Lakes Trust, the Pallatrax Carp Open series has come to an end at Upper Tamar Lake.