Fishing Stories

Angler hooks rare monster 300lb tuna off the Welsh coast Angler hooks rare monster 300lb tuna off the Welsh coast

An angler has caught the "fish of a lifetime" when he hooked a rare giant 300lb bluefin tuna off the Welsh coast - as he was getting ready to pack up for the day

02 September 2016

Families enjoy fishing tournament Families enjoy fishing tournament

Children and adults teamed up to put their fishing skills to the test during a tournament in Tickenham

01 September 2016

Beware of the venomous Weever fish Beware of the venomous Weever fish

Swimmers and beach users on the north coast are being warned to look out for the most venomous fish in Britain, the Weever

04 August 2016

Become a fishing buddy this summer Become a fishing buddy this summer

A fishing scheme run by the thin blue line is once again casting its net for children to join in

22 July 2016

Man nets fish weighing 27lbs in Norwich river Man nets fish weighing 27lbs in Norwich river

A Kenninghall man caught the biggest fish of his life in the River Wensum in Norwich when he managed to reel in a pike weighing 27lbs

19 July 2016

Sea bass stocks in ‘desperate state’ as ecologists call for fishing ban Sea bass stocks in ‘desperate state’ as ecologists call for fishing ban

Sea bass have crashed to such dangerously low numbers that scientists are calling for fishing to be halted for at least a year

18 July 2016

Rainbow Trout fishing returns to Lochore Meadows Rainbow Trout fishing returns to Lochore Meadows

A £10,000 restocking programme is to begin at Lochore Meadows - marking an end to free fishing at the popular site

19 May 2016

Fishermen use dead friend as bait to reel in 180lb monster carp Fishermen use dead friend as bait to reel in 180lb monster carp

Two anglers managed to catch a monster carp using their dead friend as Fish food

28 April 2016

Rare Megamouth shark caught in Japan Rare Megamouth shark caught in Japan

Megamouth shark was caught in fishing nets in Japan's Mie Prefecture

19 April 2016

World's biggest bony fish gets its closeup World's biggest bony fish gets its closeup

A rare up-close encounter with a massive Mola Mola who dwarfs the humans that swim alongside

15 April 2016