Our friends

The Wild Carp Trust exists through our loyal volunteers and supporters. All our committee and friends give their time and services freely. Please repay their generosity by visiting their websites and supporting them.


Fennel’s Priory

Nigel Hudson’s website (under his pen-name ‘Fennel’) where you can buy his books and immerse yourself in ‘the quiet corners of the landscape’ and all things traditional angling. Contains a dedicated blog about wild carp.

Fennel's Priory

Hedgerow Creative

Andy Roberts’ web design company that specialises in creating websites for outdoor and countryside brands. Want an example of his work? You’re looking at it.

Hedgerow Creative

Stu Harris Films

Stu’s film production company for organisations and individuals wishing to create engaging videos and high quality films.

Stu Harris Films

The Crabtree Society

Tony Protheroe’s Facebook Group for devotees of Bernard Venables’ Mr Crabtree Goes Fishing.

The Crabtree Society

Rhayader & Elan Valley Angling Association

The organisation that controls the fishing rights to wild carp mecca Llyngwyn. The water is a fly-only fishery, with wild carp occasionally caught by trout anglers. Wildies have the reputation of being ‘freshwater bonefish’ because they fight so hard on a fly rod.

Rhayader & Elan Valley Angling Association

Wye & Usk Foundation

The organisation through which you can book tickets to fish wild carp water Pant y llyn.

Wye & Usk Foundation

Classic Angling

Keith Elliott’s magazine that featured Nigel’s first articles on wild carp back in 2009. Keith has been a staunch supporter from the beginning and was instrumental in generating support from the angling press when we formed the Trust in 2020.

Classic Angling

Wild Trout Trust

The organisation that inspired and encouraged us, having proven what can be achieved through practical, proactive, ‘hands on in the water’ conservation.

Wild Trout Trust