TWICE Angler’s Mail Specimen Cup winner Fred Healey knew the Hertfordshire pit he was targeting could produce a personal best anyday, and this 7 lb fish proved him correct. Retired…

THE eel record is set to be smashed according to species expert Steve Ricketts. He spoke to the Mail after catching one of the greatest catches of all-time with mega…

BARRY MCCONNELL showed the potential of commercial stillwaters for eels with this stunning 7 lb 11 oz super snake. Barry, 54, made a five-fish haul over a two-night period at…

REPORTS that an eel in excess of the British record has been caught have been dismissed. The freak capture by trout angler Tony Hoggart at the giant Rutland Water, Leicestershire,…

THE NEW ZEALAND LONGFIN EEL – otherwise known as The Flesh Ripper – is the fascinating target of Jeremy Wade in the second episode of his latest River Monsters series…

AS REPORTED in Angler’s Mail magazine (cover-dated January 10, 2012), eel specialists are outraged by a controversial editorial in another publication. The other title’s editorial about the endangered species suggested:…

THIS extraordinary brace of eels scaling 9 lb 2 oz and 8 lb 2 oz is the best ever caught by design. Captor Nick Rose always fancied his chances of…

TOP holiday complex Stafford Moor has produced a stunning 8 lb 12 oz eel. Though hugely significant for Allan Jump’s catch throws up the question that another eel, weighing in…

FORMER Angler’s Mail Specimen Cup champion Tony Gibson has amassed one of the largest eel hauls ever topped by a personal best 6 lb 14 oz snake. The Northampton Specimen…

GIGANTIC eels have gone on the munch with the increased water temperature with three stunning specimens reported this week – and a rare double could be looming! British Record Fish…