Category: Fisheries & Venues

Fishing The River Trent at Collingham

When the Division One National record was smashed in 2004 with more than 160lb of barbel and bream, it was all the encouragement Total-Fishing.com needed to check out the stretch of the River Trent that produced it. The Trent at Collingham is pretty featureless but full of barbel. Here Malc tires out a scrapping five-pounder. THE mighty River […]

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. […]