Thomas Petch

Garry Mills of Mill Tackle Engineering in Studley, Warwickshire, arrived at work very early to finish an order for hand-crafted centrepin reels and found 23 missing along with other unique…

The ten-year-old from Barking, Essex, was on a family trip to Chase Lakes in Dagenham when she matted the two brightly-coloured giants. Dad Gary explained: “Me and a friend took…

The seven-year-old offered a ragworm-baited spoon and ten-year-old sister Macey netted it for her. Christchurch Harbour, where the Dorset Stour and Hampshire Avon meet and run into the sea, is…

The Angling Trust voluntary bailiff beat his old best of 13 lb 2 oz with the stunning specimen that fell to his legered meat approach. Security officer Chris, 32, from…

Phil, who has been one of the country’s most successful all-round specimen hunters for many years, caught his historic barbel from the River Arrow in Worcestershire. Coventry, West Midlands-based Phil…