Category: Fisheries & Venues

How to catch Zander with Ian Welch

Despite their Dracula-like appearance zander are a very shy-biting species and, as Ian reveals, it can take seriously sensitive tactics to tempt them. An alien predator with Dracula fangs, ‘see-in-the-dark’ eyes, rough scales and spines… No, it’s not a monster from a third-rate B-movie but the zander, one of the most fascinating yet misunderstood species […]

The mahseer of India

By Misty Dhillon “There he stood the Mahseer off the Poonch beside whom the Tarpon is a Herring and he who catches him can say he is a fisherman”. (Rudyard Kipling) THE great Indian Subcontinent enclosed, in the north – stretching to the northeast by the grand Himalayas and in the south delimited by the […]

Cudmore Fisheries – Whitmore, Staffs

The New Home of Fish O Mania NATIONALLY known for its tremendous pleasure & match weights and variety both winter and summer and now the home of the prestigious Fish ‘O’ Mania final and the Go Fishing show, Cudmore Fisheries has a vast array of facilities and fishing that will interest the match, club, pleasure, […]

The Meadows Fishery, Drayton Bassett, Staffs

The Meadows Fishery, Drayton Bassett, Staffs, B78 3SE The Meadows Fishery gives anglers the rare opportunity fish for ‘mint’ un-caught carp in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside. The fishery, now opened to a limited number of syndicate anglers for the first time, was farmland until it was quarried for gravel and sand over a decade ago. […]