Category: Angling News

World Fishing Day from Fishing TV

Market leading VoD platform for high quality fishing content, Fishing TV, is in the initial stages of shaping one of the first ever global fishing events, World Fishing Day. At the heart of this initiative highlighting and celebrating the sport of angling, which is enjoyed by over 700m people worldwide, will be one of the […]

Stone angler faces fines and costs of over £1,800 over variety of offences after Environment Agency Action

Angler George Holland of Coppice Gardens, Stone  has been ordered to pay fines and costs totalling £1,855.81, after a successful prosecution by the Environment Agency for a variety of offences that took place at Izzak Walton Fishery in Chebsey.  Mr Holland was fined £660 for threatening behaviour at North Staffordshire Justice Centre, , and ordered to […]

Bob Collins breaks Pitsford Water’s long standing brown trout record with a 15lb 8oz beauty

Long standing Pitsford Water season ticket holder Bob Collins has beaten the Anglian Water trout fishery’s brown trout record with this stunning 15lb 8oz fish. Bob, who has fished the venue since the early 1970s, caught the fish while bank fishing using a size 12 Dunkeld, ironically fishing a spot known as ‘No Fish Point’. […]

White Acres Fishery Maver Festival 2017: Standings After Day 1 Huge weight from Alan Scotthorne on Bolingey Lake

Clint Elliott Reports White Acres Maver Festival 2017 Day One Report This week we are running the very popular Maver festival, its running full with 180 anglers fishing for 5 days. The lakes being uses are A section Pollawyn, B section Jenny.s split with Trewaters, C section Twin Oaks split with Trelawney, D section Porth […]

Anglian Water Fishing Report October 3rd, 2017: Pitsford Water brown trout record beaten with 15lb 8oz fish to bank angler

Pitsford Brown trout record smashed Bob Collins lands massive Brown of 15lb 8oz from Pitsford bank – awaiting pictures • Spotlight on Rutland Water for the Anglian Water Airflo InternationalFull story and results next week www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350,Taverham Mills Fishery 01603 861014; Alton Water […]

Comeback from England’s carp anglers after Day 1 disaster is not enough to make top 10

Carp Team England came very close to a medal following one of the most incredible comebacks in the history of the World Carp Fishing Championships. Ukraine were crowned world champions following a near perfect score at the 19th FIPSed World Carp Fishing Championships at Lake Deseda in Hungary. Scoring an incredible four points with two […]

Anglian Water Trout Fishing Sept 24th, 2017: Run up to Airflow International at Rutland Water

Local stars shine ahead of Anglian Water Airflo International final at Rutland Water The most prestigious match of the season will be fished next week; in the meantime there have been personal bests for Graham Hayward (8lb 7oz Brown) and Toff Crowther (8lb 8oz Brown) • Top sport across all of our waters www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure Rutland […]

Angling Trust highly critical of Welsh Government’s ‘chaotic’ proposals to ‘destroy’ value of fishing rights on natural waters

The Angling Trust and Fish Legal have submitted a highly critical joint response to the Welsh Government’s consultation on the ‘sustainable management of natural resources’. In particular, they challenged proposals to allow unfettered canoeing, kayaking and other paddlesports on all rivers in Wales which would destroy the value of fishing rights worth several millions of […]

Drennan Team England bring home silver from the Match Fishing World Championships in Belgium. Home nation takes the gold….

Drennan Team England have returned to home soil with team Silver after claiming a superb second place and so it turned out all podium positions went to the favourites Belgium, France and England. Belgium hosted the 64th FIPS-ed Coarse Angling World Championships for Nations over 9th – 10th September on the Charleroi-Bruxelles Canal, Ronquieres with […]