Mike displays his jumbo river roach that defied an otter attack.

The 53-year-old, from Ringwood, tempted the jumbo river roach from his local Hampshire Avon. The famous southern angling venue has been nursed back to a viable river roach fishery, largely…

EA bailiffs are out there... whether dodgers are hiding, or not.

At a time when new annual rod licences are being bought in their biggest numbers, by law-abiding anglers,  11 anglers were proved guilty of offences in their absence by Northampton…

The 58-year-old was on a Wessex river with pals, including Angler’s Mail magazine columnist John Bailey, when he connected with the huge fly-caught specimen. Simon, a sales manager from Wadhurst, Kent,…

Darrell Carter displays the front end of his giant catfish landed on ultra light tackle.

Experienced big fish angler Darrell hooked the giant catfish at a complex on the Shropshire-Staffordshire border. He brought it to the bank using just a Black Savage 2-12 g rod.…

The two-rod coarse fishing rod licences are graced by an image of two bream (pictured above). The three-rod specimen licence, now in its second year as an option in England…