To raise awareness and understanding

The Wild Carp Trust is a registered charity, number 1196426. It exists to promote the conservation and protection of the oldest strains of carp, and advance the education of the public in the conservation, protection, history and importance of the oldest carp strains. Please support us through donations and volunteering, and register for news updates.

Please see the Wild Carp Trust Blog for our latest promotional activities and achievements.

The Wild Carp Trust introductory video

Traditional angling and the carp that time forgot, an interview with Fennel Hudson

Nigel discusses with The Yorkshire Gent his background in angling, his deep passion for the countryside and how the Wild Carp Trust came to exist.

The Carp Angler Chronicles interview with Wild Carp Trust co-founder Fennel Hudson

A leisurely chat with The Carp Angler Chronicles about carp heritage, lake hunting, traditional tackle, adventures, and much more. Fennel also touches upon his friend, the great Chris Yates, and the Golden Scale Club.