Junior rod licence sales in 2009 were a healthy 126,000. In the five years since there has been a drastic decline and last year just 64,000 12-16-year-old bought a rod…

  Stuart Green, 28, from Doncaster, South Yorkshire, was caught fishing without a rod licence at Messingham Sands, in the same county. He decided to wear the inappropriate attire to…

  Cheltenham Magistrates in Gloucestershire heard last Monday that Tomaz Waszkiewicz, Imants Grinbergs, Konrad Smereczanski and Normunds Katlis, who all pleaded guilty to an array of offences yet walked away…

THE Environment Agency are praying for good weather this spring and summer as they have revealed rod licence sales were down ten per cent last year. The coldest March for…

ANGLER’S MAIL has exposed rod licence websites in the past for charging unneccessary services charges – and now another has emerged as 2013-14 fishing licences go on sale. Beware of www.rodlicence.net …

POOR weather and high profile televised events have seen rod licence sales fall. New annual licences went on sale April 1 in England and Wales and have been followed by…