Some of the confiscated fishing lines

The fishing lines case was brought by North Yorkshire County Council Trading Standards Service following complaints. It was against Ian Bailey, an eBay seller from Mickle Trafford, Cheshire, and Northern Sport…

The Tackle Shed was stripped of quality products but was due to re-open early this year.

The Tackle Shed, based in a shopping village in a converted water mill at Barton-le-Clay, Bedfordshire, was the only business targeted out of 22 retail units in the complex. The…

Paul Barrett admires his 16 lb Trent barbel.

Paul Barrett took the biggest fish of the pals’ 24-hour session with a 16 lb River Trent monster. Andrew Knight and Leigh Tideswell both chipped in with new personal bests,…

Happier times for Marukyu, when former UK chief John Loftus (centre) led them to awards here.

Japanese bait manufacturer Marukyu has withdrawn its operations within the UK. They’ve blamed a mixture of factors, notably poor trading conditions, uncertainty caused by Brexit and turmoil within the angling…

A Salford club is achieving positive mental health results through fishing.

Salford Friendly Anglers’ Society, which dates back to the dawn of the industrial revolution in 1817, have completed a successful mental health pilot project. They encourage people into fishing to…