What a show we have lined up for you!
Below is some information but more will be added as the show date nears and more of our plans are confirmed.
This year we have again increased the size of the marquee to accommodate many more exhibitors and make it more comfortable for visitors.
We have a new layout, with a bar and restaurant added to both the marquee and to the main hall, we have also widened the aisles in the main hall.
We have secured double the parking shuttering to roll out onto the field should it be as wet as last year, to improve the parking situation incase of very wet conditions.
This year we have even more new manufacturers and regulars alike, A few early new confirmations for us are Century Composites, Tackle box- unveiling a range of inflatable bivvies, their new long top bivvy, rods and a whole lot more, Sticky Baits join us for the first time, as do Venture who are launching a whole host of new products, the list goes on and on. In fact we know of a few fantastic launches set to take place but with have been told we cannot say anything until much nearer the time
This, as ever is the only show where you can see all these Big Names together – all will be listed on the website along with floorplan nearer the time.
The talks are headed up with Slideshows from Big Hitters Terry Dempsey, Gary Bayes, with plenty of talks covering almost every topic from photography with Pete Castle to French Carp Fishing and of course talks from Nash demonstrating the latest terminal tackle products with Free give-aways.
This year we have increased the size of the theatre room to cope with the massive demand.
We have masses of Bait from the industry leaders to bespoke small quality companies, all will talk through their baits make up and use. New this year Sticky Baits have taken a massive stand
Masses of venues, from club waters which all can join- to exclusive syndicates ( all with English Upper 40’s present) plus 2 brand new exciting Essex Day ticket waters.
Speak to masses of holiday companies and plan your trip to France, Spain, Europe, Canada, Thailand and beyond, with some companies offering 20% off for holidays booked at the show!
The best deals possible from our rank of the country’s biggest retailers.
This will be your only chance to see the masses of new tackle showcased at the show by the top manufacturers all in one place, from rods from Freespirit to new shelters from Nash. New and inventive tackle never seen before is everywhere, with practically every exhibitor showcasing something new. This latest show is bigger and better than ever before.
We have sold out of Advance Tickets every year for the past 4 years, so order early or pick up from the listed tackle shop outlets. Tickets are £10 with a free DVD. If you miss out you can always just turn up and pay on the door, you just miss out on the DVD offer and it may take you longer to get in. See Ticket Page.
Masses of Signed books from all the latest authors of this season’s book releases plus latest DVD’s hot off the press. On the bounty hunter stand alone- RIVER CARPING by Rob Maylin and Friends, OFF THE BEATEN TRACK by Rob Maylin and Friends, BRUCE ASHBY BIG CARP LEGEND by Bruce Ashby, WATERCRAFT by Rob Maylin and Friends.
Just to give you an idea of the famous anglers attending the show, just on the bounty hunter Stand at various times – Pete Springate, Dave Lane, Mike Wilson, John Harry, Steve Briggs, Terry Dempsey, Terry Hearn, Dave Mallin.
20 Big name Talks, Slideshows and Demo’s in our dedicated theatre room.
10 Free goody bags available from leading manufacturers with 15 minute demo’s on how to get the best out of the new rig products. -each Goody bag giveaway is limited to a 100 quantity and are only given to the seated audience at the front.
Outside we have our Exclusive Free Spirit Casting Tuition. Where the full team of Hutch, Myles, Lee Jackson, Pete Castle, Shaun Harrison and many more will let you put the Freespirit Rods through their paces and help you improve your technique.
We also have Nash Tackle show casing there new rods for you to put through their paces
New this year Sonik are launching their Gravity range of rods and giving away a set of rods worth £900, to whoever casts the furthest with them at the show! Exact details nearer the time.
To sort out your reading for the year take advantage from amazing suby deals from all the leading titles Big Carp, Carpology, and many more.
- Entry times are Saturday 9-4, Sunday 9-3
- Kids under 14 are Free Entry.
- Free parking and all day bar and restaurant.
- New this year, we have 2 additional bars and restaurants, one by the casting arena the other by the Slideshow room.
- Upstairs if you’re looking for a little bit of quiet, there is another Bar and sit down restaurant.
This is simply the best show we have ever put on and easily the biggest event in Carp Fishing! It is not possible to see everything in just one day, so do what many now do and stay over at a local hotel from £5 per head!!
And then you can have a drink, get a cab and drive home after the show on the Sunday, Brentwood has a cracking nightlife- and you may end up in the TV program ‘The Only Way Is Essex’ .
From £19- if you book early, these rooms sleep 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children.
Travelodge < 1.5 miles away from venue! – Book on line, click on the’ £19 ‘ button put postcode CM15 9NN
More information to be added, like our facebook page to keep up with updates and be included in amazing competitions
CURRENT EXHIBITOR LINE UP;-
With more reserved awaiting confirmation
|BURY HILL FISHERIES|
|BOB BUTEUX BOOKS|
|CARP FISHING TRIPS|
|VALE ROYAL ANGLING|
|THE FIRM CARP COMPANY|
|MUDDY WATERS @ SPECIMEN A|
|COTSWOLD AQUARIUS @ SPECIMEN A|
|HARRISON RODS @ SPECIMEN A|
|VASS TEX @ SPECIMEN A|
|PRIORS CARP FISHERIES|
|CATFISHING CASPE SPAIN|
|St IVES LAKES|
|YE OLDE SWEET SHOP|
|BILLERICAY & DISTRICT A.C.|
|CARP R US|
|CUPCAKES AND COOKIES|
|CUSTOM MADE HANGERS|
|LYONS CARP TUITION|
|CARP ANGLING PROTECTION. S.|
|BIG FISH GEAR|
|HOOKED ON BAITS|
|TRAKKER @ JOHNSON ROSS|
|AQUA @ JOHNSON ROSS|
|MCF @ JOHNSON ROSS|
|PRESTIGE @ JOHNSON ROSS|
|SPOT ON TACKLE|