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...

Thames Water’s New Eel Screens

Last Thursday, a number of people from various local fisheries groups were invited to view the new eel screens at Thames Water's Kingston Advanced...

Get Your Friends Fishing During The National Fishing Month Silver Jubilee

Did you know that just about anybody can learn to fish? Fishing really is a four-season leisure pastime, and one of its joys is...

April 2017 Photo Caption Competition!

S'been a while, I know, but MUCH better late than never! Here's a familiar face with a lovely barbelette.........just what might His Wyeness Geoffrey...

A Few Funnies.

 

Cliff Hatton: A true but not very fishy tale…

A hitch-hiker had murdered a motorist somewhere along this stretch of road so the chances of two rod-toting, long-haired 20 year old males getting...