Matt reckons stodgy groundbait is the best way to catch carp - but can he prove his point? Plus, who will land the best fish when he tackles tench with the Irish record holder?


  • {S}03.{E}11. Episode 11

    S03.E11. Episode 11

    Matt catches tench on the feeder at Manor Lake in Oxford, before travelling to Madeira to fish for snapper. Plus, top tips on tackle and bait.
    Duration: 22 Min
  • {S}03.{E}12. Episode 12

    S03.E12. Episode 12

    Matt's delighted with a feast of chub in Stourport. Will another meet with fish chef Stephen Bulmer prove as satisfying? Plus, is chicken the best bait to hook tope in Ireland?
    Duration: 22 Min
  • {S}03.{E}13. Episode 13

    S03.E13. Episode 13

    Matt is on the River Severn fishing for barbel. Then he joins Jan Porter off the coast of Norway in search of cod. Plus, top tips on tackle and bait.
    Duration: 22 Min
  • {S}03.{E}14. Episode 14

    S03.E14. Episode 14

    Matt challenges Ben Hofgardner to a day's fishing, Trevor West reveals his top tips on catching barbel, and chef Steven Bulmer cooks up some crayfish.
    Duration: 22 Min
  • {S}03.{E}15. Episode 15

    S03.E15. Episode 15

    Matt hooks up with a world champion angler, travels to Norway for a spot of fjord fishing, discusses bite alarms with Mick Brown and lands some barbel on the Lower Severn.
    Duration: 22 Min
  • {S}03.{E}16. Episode 16

    S03.E16. Episode 16

    Angling expert Matt Hayes strikes it rich at the Feliendre trout tournament, before preying on pike in Oxford. But will the marlin in Madeira end his good run?
    Duration: 22 Min