Fishing Stories

Thug Benjamin Vidler who swam in fishing lake fined for OAP attack Thug Benjamin Vidler who swam in fishing lake fined for OAP attack

A thug who attacked an 86-year-old man after being asked not to swim in a lake has been ordered to pay his victim more than £800 in compensation

11 December 2015

Young boy from north Norfolk lands spot in national cast Young boy from north Norfolk lands spot in national cast

A young boy is in line to fish for England after being picked for the sea fishing international squad

10 December 2015

Plan to boost angling in Leeds Plan to boost angling in Leeds

A plan has been launched to get more people in Leeds hooked on fishing in the city’s historic waterways

02 December 2015

Fishermen catch 150kg giant squid measuring 10m long Fishermen catch 150kg giant squid measuring 10m long

A couple of fishermen were completely blown away when they caught this huge creature off the coast of Spain

30 November 2015

Lifelong Leeds fishing fan has reel ambition Lifelong Leeds fishing fan has reel ambition

If wishes were fishes, then Adrian Addy would be praying for the catch of the day

12 November 2015

I’m forever hooked on the gentle art of fly fishing I’m forever hooked on the gentle art of fly fishing

Nick Birkinshaw, managing director of environmental consultancy Ecus Ltd on his love for fly fishing

15 September 2015

Philip lands a whopper and fishing record Philip lands a whopper and fishing record

A Laurelvale man who caught a whopper catfish while on holiday in Spain has also landed himself in the record books

02 September 2015

Head bailiff beaten after asking man not to swim in fishing lake Head bailiff beaten after asking man not to swim in fishing lake

86-year-old Ted Seagers beaten after asking man not to swim in fishing lake at Milton Creek Country Park

24 August 2015

‘We won’t eat your fish’ say Spalding’s Polish anglers ‘We won’t eat your fish’ say Spalding’s Polish anglers

Polish anglers say it is not worth getting a £3,000 fine to fish in a Spalding river without a licence.

06 August 2015

Take a child fishing Take a child fishing

Instill in them a way to relax and forget the worries of the day

31 July 2015