If you love the heritage and history of fishing you’ll already know all about Mr. Crabtree. It’s likely that you refer to ‘Crabtree swims’, that you know what a ‘gentle’ is and that the idea of fishing in a tweed three-piece-suit doesn’t really seem that odd to you.

If you’re new to the Crabtree Crusade, then it’s high time you joined John Bailey and his troop of protégées as they go ‘Fishing in the Footsteps of Mr. Crabtree’, combining old and new in perfect harmony to catch their quarry.

Experience with them the highs and lows of our great sport, taking in the misty dawns and the glorious sunsets, experiencing the thrill of the rod bend, the scream of the reels, and breathless anticipation as we wait to see what’s going to be on the end of that line…