Tag: Latest Coarse Fishing News

Drop shotting at Woodland View

Strange goings on at Woodland View Fishery where anglers have been seen dangling curious jelly like offerings into the margins. But fret not, because the top Midlands match venue is experiencing some of the new drop shotting craze that’s sweeping the country. Drop shotting is a form of very light lure fishing, and is especially […]

The BAA bream man

Birmingham Anglers Association member Pete Jones caught the bream in feeding mode when he fished the club’s stretch of the River Severn at Bird’s Meadow near Tewkesbury last week, fishing feeder and worm for a fine net of fish totalling 96lb. He also had 26lb of bream on the River Avon at Woodend last week, […]

Anglers Mail January 27th

 ANGLER’S MAIL magazine has another lively issue out now, covering a wide variety of species and topics. YOU, yes you, could be an Angler’s Mail cover star. Enter the competition, explained in this issue. Also in the latest Angler’s Mail magazine: New species recorded in UK! Instruction special – catch carp quickly in winter Passion […]

Fish The Magnificent Severn

If you dream of catching a double-figure barbel or a 20lb zander, a forthcoming Severn Rivers Trust event entitled ‘Fish The Magnificent Severn’ in Worcester could set you on the right track, when some of the country’s top river anglers will be giving an intensive course on how to fish the magnificent Severn. Among the […]

Tributes to ‘Twig’ from club members

Leamington AA members are mourning the loss of Mick Twigger, a stalwart of the association over nearly 40 years. Known as ‘Twig’ to his fishing pals, Mick died in Warwick hospital after a battle against cancer. Club spokesman Anthony Simmons said: “Suffice it to say that Twig’s efforts with peg building, stocking, bank clearing, matches, […]

35lb pike from Ravensthorpe Reservoir

Mat Kasjaniuk of Leicester has landed the biggest pike recorded at any of the Anglian Water reservoirs so far this season at a massive 35lb 6oz. The big female, which is a personal best, took a soft lure at Ravensthorpe Reservoir. Mat also had a 20-pounder in a memorable session. ANGLIAN WATER FISHING NEWS DECEMBER […]