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 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…

The 143-metre length of floating reedbeds is a joint project between leading waterways charity Thames21, the Environment Agency and River Lea AC, and it will provide a much-needed refuge and…

PERCH have made a massive return to all our waters in recent years, and although the real biggies seem to be coming from commercial stillwater fisheries as a rule, there…

Be prepared to explore The great thing about big dace is they can be caught from big rivers, but also from the smallest of streams so it really pays to…

A LOT of anglers target chub in the winter months when they start packing on the weight and filling out. And whether you’ve just got a couple of hours to…

Mike Wallis landed the stunning salmon while targetting perch on the lower River Severn with a small soft rubber Tsunami Swim Shad lure. The 55-year-old retired toolmaker said: “Wow! What…

Neil Maidment targeted the specimen grayling from his local River Frome and it ended a near decade-long quest to beat his old personal best of 3 lb 5 oz. Neil,…

MANY anglers are always searching for new places to fish. Some are happy to keep on going back to the same water or even the same swim but others look for…

Lesley Winks proved you don’t always have to scale down to conjure up bites as she switched to a huge boilie hookbait to fool a 14 lb 1 oz barbel…