On The bank With The Roach Doctor

THERE can’t be many anglers lucky enough to have caught one 2lb roach – so imagine what it must be like have taken more than 500!


Dr Mark Everard is one of the few men in angling history to have that many – and he’s still going strong.


In an exclusive interview in next Tuesday’s Angling Times the man they call ‘Dr Roach’ reveals the secrets behind his success and why he has dedicated his angling life to one species.


“Mark is a very interesting character,” said AT’s Steve Partner.


“Not only as he got a phenomenal record with big roach, he’s also a freshwater biologist who uses his scientific background to gain a deeper knowledge of the fish he targets. The result is a very successful angler.”


Full story in AT, on sale Feb 12.