The hooks petition originator is Dr Stuart McLanaghan, a sustainability business professional, and a lifelong angler who is motivated by fish welfare. The petition states: ‘For future generations, the welfare and…

Peterborough DAA bailiff Andy Bell smashed his PB from one of their own stretches of the River Nene in Cambridgeshire with a 29 lb 12 oz giant (above), believed to…

Cromer, Norfolk angler Mark Jones tempted the super pike from the River Wensum in his home county. He was using paternostered mackerel tail with size 6 barbless treble hooks to…

Pike fan Andy Flint had arranged the trip last  January  from his mother Thelma’s house but forgot about it when it came to the funeral arrangements. But Norwich, Norfolk-based Andy…

The 21-year-old tyre fitter from nearby Fairford added 14 others to mid doubles with Ian, using legered lamprey at the £10 a day water. Horcott Lakes fishery manager Lee Pollard…

Lee Howdle landed the new personal best from the River Trent at Sawley and a venue bailiff checked his scales and took the photos. The 30-year-old from Draycott, Derbyshire, said:…

Framfield, East Sussex-based Steve smashed his old pike personal best of 28 lb 8 oz caught from Ardingly Reservoir. It was his fourth visit to the challenging but rewarding Chew…

Vast Somerset trout water Chew Valley is undoubtedly Britain’s No.1 pike venue of all-time but this current form is beyond even its own standards.  Angler’s Mail magazine readers have been…

Amongst the stunning catches so far, a  Lure Angling Society fish-in on Somerset’s Chew Valley Lake produced a bumper winning pike haul that including personal best snappers of 36 lb…