Rod Sturdy: Return to the Kanektok

A cast across the current: the line began to swing round, gradually, with the help of a mend or two, taking on a lovely...

Alone on the River

Committing one’s self to print sometimes requires a bit of courage. Once it’s down there, it’s there for good, to be read and re-read...

In Praise of the Stream

Do you live close to a stream or minor river? Do you ever look at it? If it’s only what you might call a...
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Sharing Knowledge – New Video Series from Thomas Turner Fishing Antiques

Thomas Turner Fishing Antiques, part of the Fish and Fly Group of popular international fishing website and community forums, has launched a brand-new online...

Rod Sturdy: WANTED –  AN EFFECTIVE WATER POLICY

Persuading politicians to form any kind of coherent, long-term policy is not exactly easy. One issue which needs tackling – and badly – is...

A Snippet from Yester-Year…

1984 was probably the last year that my enthusiasm for angling could be labelled 'fanatical'; the all‑consuming desire to grab the best swim in...

Let’s have some cartoons!

With so little to report from the fishing front in my part of the world, perhaps a few funnies can fill the gap left...

BBC News: Foam pollution causes River Great Ouse ‘bubble bath’

Pollution along a 10-mile stretch of river has left it looking like a bubble bath and hundreds of fish dead. The River Great Ouse between...