Jeremy Wade talks exclusively to Fishing TV about the making of his River Monsters series in the latest issue of Game Fisher’s Diary, the free to view video magazine for game and fly anglers everywhere.

In this episode Jeremy talks to Gareth Purnell about his mysterious adventure to the far wild east of Russia when his mission was to find out how three fisherman vanished, with one of the biggest freshwater predatory fish of them all the prime suspect.

It’s free to view online, on mobile and on tablet here on this website, and on Samsung and Panasonic Smart TV under the Fishing TV, which has now been downloaded over 330,000 times.


This is just one of many great programmes in the latest issue, which also includes clips from ‘The Game Fisher’s Diary’ series presented by Rae Borras that Discovery TV are broadcasting from early December 2013.

On the tackle front, Howard Croston highlights the superb GR50 fly rods and Magnus Angus is testing a cane fly fishing rod straight from the Hardy factory.

Total Fly Fisher magazine’s Steve Cullen is on hand to show how to fish for trout with lures, Eoin Fairgrieve demonstrates how to master the Snap T spey cast, and Nick Hart’s catching pike on fly tackle.

If exotic, overseas fishing is your bag, don’t miss Steve Townson’s fishing sortie into the Amazon Rainforest in Welcome To The Jungle.

There’s stunning fishing for huge, wild brown trout in New Zealand Trophy Waters, and once in a lifetime saltwater fly fishing off Belize.

There’s plenty for the fly tyer too with Karl Humphries showing how to create the Zonker Tube fly and Ivan Tinslay’s guide to tying the Pheasant Tail nymph.

Plus there’s a great special offer on a Hardy Marksman WF7 fly line when you join Game Fisher’s Diary Premium from only £3.99 a month.

The only video news item for game and fly anglers – Fly Fishing News – highlights a whole bundle of new IGFA records including bonefish, grayling and Papuan Black Snapper.

We’ve pictures from Martin Salter’s incredible South American golden dorado expedition, and the chance to win the Indian mahseer adventure of a lifetime.

All this and more is free to view in Issue 20 of the Game Fisher’s Diary – watch online, on mobile and on tablet here on this website, and on Samsung and Panasonic Smart TV under the Fishing TV app.


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