LATEST ARTICLES

Colin Brett: ‘A Cautionary Tale!’

A few years back, my fishing mate, Rob, joined me for a week’s fishing in and around Co. Mayo. Rob is a mad keen...

Martin Salter: Banging the Fish-Drum in Westminster.

After an intense period of turbulence which has seen an EU referendum, a Brexit election, a Hung Parliament, the horrendous Grenfell Tower fire and...

A Memorable ‘First’: Salmon!

A few weeks ago, at a time when I thought there were few fresh sensations for me to feel in freshwater fishing, I cast...

Brutalism in Fishing

The unspeakably tragic incineration of Grenfell Tower and the deaths of so many men, women and children precipitated any number of news items concentrated...

Six Go Mad in Iceland

It was just last week that six of us, Geoff Maynard (above) Pete Henton, Stuart Tod, Brian Havell, Jason Lacny and I discovered what it...

Jeff Woodhouse: The Decline of the European Eel

You may not be aware that the long, green, slimy, tackle-tangler we tend to curse - otherwise known as the European eel - is...

Do You Remember? / Samantha. Verse from the editor…

Do You Remember? Do you remember that heady aroma of Linseed soaked keep-nets and maggots and paint? Do you recall the thrill of it all as you Stepped...

April Showers – If Only!

Here we go again. Just three years after the ‘biblical floods’ of 2014 our rivers are running dry and the first media reports are...