THE UK’s top mixed predator fishery has banned treble hooks for the forthcoming season to protect their valuable zander and pike stocks… and boost fishing.

Treble hooks have been banned at the top mixed predator day ticket fishery.

Surrey’s prolific Bury Hill Fisheries near Dorking revealed the decision last week after a comprehensive study, with a maximum size 4 single hook permitted.

Find out their full reasoning, and read comment from pike aces Neville Fickling and Mark Barrett in this week’s Angler’s Mail magazine.