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…

Michael Horwood shows his massive chub from the Thames.

Michael tempted the massive chub from the fast-flowing River Thames on its middle reaches, at Cookham in Berkshire. Watford, Hertfordshire-based Michael said: “I was fishing with my father and a…

Jake Hall landed this big sturgeon on light match fishing tackle.

Landed on match fishing tackle, Jake Hall reckons the 56 lb specimen would normally win him most of the winter contest he fishes on its own. Jake recorded his first-ever sturgeon…