A study on fracking has found that liquids released from fracked oil and gas wells can harm fish even at very low concentrations. University of Alberta biologist Greg Goss conducted…

The 35-year-old pub landlord from Fordingbridge, Hampshire, had a couple of chub to 3 lb 8 oz earlier in the day from another swim, then moved a bit further upriver…

Two-year-old charity Forces CARP has additional new programmes for 2017 thanks to a grant obtained by a fund set up by the Princes William and Harry, and Kate, the Duchess…

Adam Tipton has stunning hand-made multiplier and fixed spool reels plus gold flies at A&B Christie jewellers in Blackpool. The 36-year-old, from nearby Kirkham, Lancashire, explained: “I initially made a…

The River Morda at Oswestry in Shropshire was hit by a chemical leak that turned the river milky-white. Giles Cochrane, fishery manager at Weston Pools that is next to the…

Adam Lawson, a domestic appliance engineer from Derbyshire, was fishing his local River Trent and caught the biggest barbel first, going 15 lb 8 oz, followed an hour later by…

Countryfile ran the segment in its prime-time BBC1 Sunday slot. They  interviewed carp breeder Simon Scott and fishery owners about the costs modern day carp stocks and the damage otters…

The syndicate water that produced the colossal common carp produced controversial mirror Big Rig last year at a top weight of 71 lb 4 oz. That catch  wasn’t accepted as…

The 35-year-old postman, from Lincoln, fished a sardine in the margin on a heavily coloured canal. Dean explained: “We thought there might be some 20s but not a 30-pounder. “We…

Entitled Grand Slam, the ten-episode series tracks Robson Green in his attempts to achieve one of the hardest feats in all angling, as recognised by the International Game Fishing Association,…