How to catch big barbel from the River Trent

The PVA sausage and 10oz feeders - these are the latest baiting inventions by barbel anglers to combat the strong flows of the River Trent.

It might not be tackle for the purists of the sport but it has helped fishing partners Ray Best and Simon Grundy catch barbel to 11lb 12oz by feeding large volumes of pellets quickly to hold fish in the swim.

Angling Times catches up with Ray to find out what it's about.