THE Angling Trust has launched a ‘Seven Point Plan’ to tackle poaching and fish theft in English waters after barrage of incidents in recent years. Even last week, we revealed…

AN Angler’s Mail reader has found so many illegal fish traps on his local canal that he is considering spending his spare time clearing them instead of going fishing. Rob…

A MAJOR poaching incident – possibly the most alarming ever – has resulted in Police armed response being summoned. An unnamed angler had witnessed three men of alleged Eastern European…

A CONCERNED Mail reader this week uncovered further evidence of the widespread use of gillnets and banned fishing methods after catching three illegal fisherman red-handed. Peterborough DAA member and bailiff…

CONCERNS that illegal fishing gangs are becoming more professional have been backed up by some shocking finds of home-made and specialist kit. The latest seizures by Environment Agency officers were…