How to catch roach from reservoirs

In this two-part series of videos Jan Porter visits Clattercote Reservoir armed with float fishing tackle to show how best to fish a waggler for stillwater roach.

The two best floats to use for this enigmatic species is the straight and insert waggler, which he details in full.

Jan reveals the rigs he uses for catching reservoir roach, the optimum hook sizes and how feeding correctly can ensure a steady run of bites throughout the day.

He also explains the best tackle to use too, to ensure that you get the most enjoyment from your roach sessions, and that you don't keep bumping fish on the strike or while playing them.

You're sure to become a much better roach angler after watching this two-part series, as Jan never misses a trick, explaining everything you will ever need to know.

To watch the videos, click on the images below.