Boat Fishing For Smoothounds

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article is written by a succesful Holyhead skipper, Gethyn Owen, but the principles apply to smoothound fishing in many locations throughout the UK. If you ever fancy a fishing trip to North Wales, check out http://www.goangling.co.uk/ Holyhead Smoothhound North Wales has long been associated with some very good catches of smoothound. The

The 2019 IGFA World Record Game Fishes is Now Available

Commemorating 80 Years of Ethical Sport and Productive Science All the facts and figures behind recreational angling’s most amazing catches are now available in the commemorative 80th anniversary edition of the 2019 IGFA World Record Game Fishes published by The International Game Fish Association. The IGFA World Record Game Fishes is the world’s most definitive

MP joins Angling Trust call for parents to take their children fishing this summer

With the cricket and football World Cups now over and the school summer holidays coming up, many parents will be wondering how to keep their youngsters occupied over the long six week break. The message from the Angling Trust is simple: "take your children fishing". To highlight all that fishing has to offer to young

New Equipment To Help Combat Illegal Fishing

ENVIRONMENT AGENCY NEWS RELEASE Funding has helped secure new specialist equipment to boost fisheries enforcement patrols in East Anglia. The new kit, which cost over £15,000, consists of a high grade digital SLR camera, night vision monocular and night vision binoculars. It will allow officers to carry out more regular patrols and make night checks

Angling Trust are seeking talented anglers to join the England Anglers with Disabilities Coarse Angling Team

The England Management of the Angling Trust John Weeden will be holding an International Assessment day for Anglers with Disabilities on the River Soar, Soar Lane, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough. LE12 5PH on Wednesday 18th September 2019. This year the England Anglers with Disabilities Angling Team did fantastic to win silver on the Scolmatore Channel near