Category: Angling News

Opening week produces rod average of 5.6 at Rutland Water….

Latest News and Information from Week ending 18 March 2018 • Great start to new season at Rutland with rod average of 5.36 • Good sized specimen fish at Grafham Water www.anglianwaterparks.co.uk Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350, Taverham Mills Fishery 01603 861014; Alton Water 01473 589105 […]

Anglian Water trout fishing underway – first reports from Rutland Water, Grafham, Pitsford

Latest News and Information from Anglian Water Week ending 11 March 2018 • New season’s headlines from Anglian Water’s ‘Big Four’ • Visit the new look Rutland tackle shop Rutland tackle shop has had a big face lift www.anglianwaterparks.co.uk Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350, Taverham Mills […]

Huge Malaysian snakehead could set new All Tackle record

Malaysian angler Faizal Zainal potentially broke the All-Tackle World Record for giant snakehead (Channa micropeltes) with this massive 13.6-kilogram (30-pound) fish that he caught-and-released on February 28, 2018 while fishing outside of Rawang, Malaysia. Zainial needed only a few minutes to subdue the snakehead after it crushed the lure he was casting. If approved, the […]

Environment Agency offers stocking fillers for anglers over the festive season

The Environment Agency is getting into the festive spirit by providing stocking fillers for anglers as its staff restock rivers with thousands of fish in the run up to Christmas. The restocking activity is part of an annual programme, funded by income from rod licence sales. Calverton fish farm, the Environment Agency’s specialist fish breeding […]

Angling Trust seeking ‘Super Veterans’ for first ever FIPSed World Angling Championship

The Angling Trust will be holding an England assessment trial early in the New Year for anglers aged between 66 and 75 years old for an exciting new international World Angling Championship. FIPSed which is governing body for international freshwater competition have put together a brand-new category the ‘Super Veterans’ which can only be applauded […]