River Fest Final 2017

I qualified for the Riverfest Final back in June on the River Calder, it was my first match this season and I managed to qualify from peg 25 on the Ship Inn section with 9lb 14oz. I’ve fished the final three times since it started and really look forward to the two-day event held on […]








Cadence CR10 13ft #3 Feeder Rod and CS10 4000 Reel – Live Test

Memories of happy times came flooding back when I got out of my car to go fishing for this Cadence tackle test on Lancashire’s River Ribble. The pungent smell of slurry greeted my nostrils and I knew I was at Elston Old Hall Farm, a mile or so from Grimsargh village, where I spent childhood […]


Cadence CR10 #2 15ft and 16ft Match Rod Review

“Now then ya loon!” – This greeting could have come from anyone, there is no doubt about it, I’m a loon in the first degree. This time it was an old fishing and drinking friend James Robbins. “Keith I’m starting up a new brand in the UK” said James, “and I want you to cast […]


Targeting Lancaster Canal Bream with the Cadence CR10 #1 10ft Wand

Bream, that most enigmatic of species. Obliging on the one hand, evasive on the other. Take your pick; both adjectives apply in the fullest sense to the common or bronze bream. When they feed you can enjoy some hectic sport, but when they don’t it can be a very frustrating experience. Luckily, a few decided […]