The 58-year-old was on a Wessex river with pals, including Angler’s Mail magazine columnist John Bailey, when he connected with the huge fly-caught specimen. Simon, a sales manager from Wadhurst, Kent,…

British record fish weights are shown below in pounds, ounces and drams with the angler and then venue. The list is run by the British Record Fish Commitee. Should you,…

The list is run by the British Record Fish Commitee, and has come under scrutiny in the wake of some hefty fish not being claimed by the captors, and other…

Captain Jack came out again only a couple of weeks after its last capture at record weight. Nigel Ludbrook was fishing Cambridgeshire’s renowned Holme Fen Fishery for the first time,…

The coarse fish brace record-buster was Tony Corbett, 37, who fished for seven nights on a Midlands day ticket water. His biggest catfish fell on the same day – scaling…

This easy-to-make barbel fishing rig incorporates 12 lb fluorocarbon main line, a 10 lb fluorocarbon hook length and a size 10 hook with a hair-rigged boilie. Fluorocarbon has two main…