Marina Gibson has been amongst the growing number of influential people explaining how fishing can improve lives, and reduce stress.

Stress beating qualities of being by the water fishing have come more to the public’s attention in the past year. Most notably, the hugely-popular BBC TV series, Mortimer & Whitehouse:…

Building Bridges leader Janusz Kansik (centre) at Carney Pools, near Stafford, which was recently the site of a poaching incident.

Building Bridges project manager Janusz Kansik told Angler’s Mail all about the work. “Building Bridges is about education and prevention,” said Janusz. “We work with fisheries to encourage them to display signs in…

The fishing Closed Season remains as it was in England and Wales, preventing anglers trying for fish like barbel (pictured) in rivers between March 15 and June 15 inclusive.

Many are angry at the outcome of the river fishing Closed Season consultation. Some have questioning the role of the Angling Trust, who they believe should have campaigned for change.…