GET YOUR ENTRY IN QUICKLY! We want to hear or read YOUR fishing songs and fishing poems – and by entering this year’s competition you could win some awesome prizes.

First prizes for our two winners are two brilliant Encore electric guitars by Vintage.

PLUS there’s also some great fishing gear, with our two winners also each getting a Golden Retriever Centrepin, Whispatex fishing suit and CK Iso boots thanks to

That’s right each winner gets a guitar and gear. Play the video below for more on the guitars.

We’re proud to be able to offer these thanks to Paul Brett, our musical maestro who will record the winning entries, after he’s picked them.









Either post or e-mail your poems to us. Send your songs on CD or MP3, or just as written lyrics if you don’t like singing yourself. Include just a few words about your entry, plus your address and daytime phone number.

E-mail, marking the title SONG & POEM CONTEST to:

By post, send to: Song & Poem Contest, Angler’s Mail, IPC Media, Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street, London SE1 0SU.

Theme-wise there isn’t one. It’s totally up to you. The winners will be announced in our double Christmas issue, and online. By entering you allow Angler’s Mail to reproduce the words or recorded version in any format, print or digital. Closing date for entries is Wednesday, October 31, 2012. So be quick!


Click below to see some of last year’s top Song Contest entries, as recorded by Paul Brett…