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Pete Reading

Here’s why future is brighter on rivers!

  Just the day earlier, Pete, in his role as Barbel Society research and conservation officer, helped with the release of some 600 junior whiskers in a bid to boost…

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Celebrities go fishing!

Swedish football star Zlatan, who once scored an amazing four fine goals in one game against England, posted a picture of his latest pike on his Facebook page and as…

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VIDEO: 20 lb 7 oz Trent barbel

We are now able to show you a short video of the fish below, thanks to captor  Simon Hill. The fish is seen clearly from several angles, in pitch darkness. Simon told the Mail: “Yes…

MAIN PIC Carp removal left to right EA team Paul Bennett, Simon Oldfield, and Trevor Oldfield

UK giant alien carp removed and killed

  One bighead carp and two silver carp all around the 40 lb mark were netted from Shakerley Mere in a Cheshire. Bighead and silver carp can reach 100 lb-plus…

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New pike season starts in style!

  Ben Tregoning was the lucky captor and it was the biggest fish recorded in the Fox Rage British Lure Angling Championship final at Somerset’s Chew Valley. London-based Ben stated…

Gary Huth

Two new five hour World match fishing records!

  The five-hour match record has been obliterated with hauls of 793 lb 10 oz and 849 lb respectively. Mike Head smashed the previous record for East Sussex’s Framfield Park…