fly fishing

collett video

Hand-tied magic perch lure!

Steve Collett used one of the hand-tied lures shown in this video to catch perch for a brilliant feature in Angler’s Mail magazine (cover-dated February 17, 2015 issue). Steve is…


Giant grass carp wins national competition

Fergus Kelly caught the unweighed giant grass carp, estimated at way over 20 lb, on an Adams dry fly from a secret water and wins over £100 worth of Turrall…



Fisherwick Lakes Fisherwick Wood Lane, Whittington, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 8QF 10 lakes offering both coarse and game fishing on the same fishery, whether you are after double figure trout or 30 lb carp, as…

Pike flies come in all shapes and sizes. Carry a mixture; some days they want bright flashy flies, and on others, or if the fish have been pressured, more natural-looking flies may be a better choice.

Fly fishing for pike

ANGLER’S MAIL is No.1 for predator fishing advice and tips, with top pike anglers in the team. Here Andy Black offers hints to catch pike in summer, with an emphasis…