I’VE just got back from a dream holiday to sunny New Zealand with my Surrey-based but definitely kiwi girlfriend Andrea – and would recommend it to any British angler.…

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“British record eel” won’t be claimed

EXCITEMENT over a possible British eel record has quickly subsided after anglers realised a reported 11 lb 8 oz 8 dr Kent fish lacked the necessary witnesses. Having stood for…

SUMMER is eel fishing time for more and more specialist anglers, as they try and catch a personal best. Here we bring you a classic eel rig called the Dyson…

AN East Sussex carp angler banked the heaviest eel reported this year. Keith Potter, from Hastings, tempted the 8 lb 10 oz specimen on boilie just off a bed of…

ANGLER’S MAIL is number one for fishing tips and tricks. Here is another one from Andy Black. Launce is another name for the greater sandeel, and it is normally used…

TWICE Angler’s Mail Specimen Cup champion Fred Healey has once again been amongst the big ‘uns, after tweaking his tactics to give himself the best possible chance with two species.…