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Japanese bait manufacturer Marukyu has withdrawn its operations within the UK.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…

Fishing on the New Junction Canal near Doncaster, South Yorkshire, the 14-year-old obliterated his old PB of 17 lb. Jake’s giant New Junction Canal predator came during a trip with…

Theresa May is under pressure to find a way forward with Brexit - and the situation is affecting work by Environment Agency staff, and angling issues.

As the Brexit situation became increasingly unclear, eagerly awaited final recommendations on the river fishing Close Season review were postponed months until 2019. No actual date has been set for that. Now Angler’s Mail can…

The new Old Bury Hill record zander.

Janusz broke the seven-year Old Bury Hill venue record with his huge fish. It took a legered one inch-long section of roach on a size 6 single hook on the…

Peter Seeclear - a murder charge has followed his sad death.

Popular Peter Seeclear died at Stadt Moers Park Lake in Whiston, Merseyside. Peter, 45, from Toxteth, had been fishing on a two-day fishing session with Nathan Muat when Police were…