- Telescopic whip – this is your rod.
- Bait boxes – help to keep your bait fresh and stored securely away from the rest of your tackle, reducing odours and cutting down on waste from plastic/tin packaging.
- Pole fishing rigs – so handy and cheap to buy.
What do you need to start fishing UK?
Once you have your fishing tackle, you need to buy a rod licence to fish on any canal, river, reservoir or lake. This gives you the legal right to use a fishing rod or pole and line. Anyone aged 13 and over must have a valid licence, but they are free for 13-16 year olds.
What are 3 things you need to catch a fish?
With a line, hooks, and bait, you have everything you NEED to catch fish.
What do you need to fish?
The first pieces of equipment you need to start with are a fishing rod, reel, and line. You can almost always find a rod/reel/line combo all in one package – and these are perfect for beginner fishermen or children. The most popular and easiest to use are called spin casting rods.