Fishing Stories

Welsh record grass carp Welsh record grass carp

A 18.2kg (40lb and 2oz) grass carp landed from the Wharf in Cardiff, UK, by Tudor Prosser, from Culverhouse Cross

04 August 2014

Common Skate Record Broken Common Skate Record Broken

Daniel Bennett, an angler from Whitby, has landed the largest common skate ever reported off Britain's shores while he was fishing on the Isle of Skye

30 July 2014

Huge Eel from White Acres Fishery rocks British record Huge Eel from White Acres Fishery rocks British record

A 4.62kg (10lb and 3oz) eel landed by Luke Jones at White Acres Fishery, the top fishing holiday complex in Cornwall, UK

29 July 2014

Fisherman lands a 482lb halibut off Alaskan coast

A 218kg (482lb) Pacific halibut caught off the coast of Alaska, by Jack McGuire, a California angler

15 July 2014

Gorilla landed once again, three carp for over 100lb from Anglers Paradise Gorilla landed once again, three carp for over 100lb from Anglers Paradise

Gary Western had a session-of-a-lifetime at Anglers Paradise complex in Devon, UK

10 July 2014

Bream of the year Bream of the year

An 8kg (17lb and 10oz) bream landed by Mike Lyddon, a Surrey angler

04 July 2014

Herron using bread to catch fish

This green herron seems to have the technique nailed

12 February 2013

Norfolk angler banks 112lb catfish after a month-long pre-baiting campaign Norfolk angler banks 112lb catfish after a month-long pre-baiting campaign

A 50.8kg (112lb) catfish landed at water in East Anglia, UK, by Steve Nunn, a Norfolk angler

02 July 2014

New world record tench? New world record tench?

A 6.91kg (15lb and 4oz) tench landed at Laroussi Lake in France, by Jason Gardiner, an English carp angler

01 July 2014

A 70-year-old angler lands a massive shark A 70-year-old angler lands a massive shark

A 136kg (300lb) porbeagle shark landed off the Pembrokeshire coast, by George Woodward, a Herefordshire angler

30 June 2014