Fishing Stories

World record perch – again! World record perch – again!

A 3.5kg (7lb and 11oz) perch caught at Holland’s Hellevoetsluis Lake by Willem Stolk, a Dutch lure expert.

23 April 2014

Gorilla the mirror sets new record weight for Anglers Paradise Gorilla the mirror sets new record weight for Anglers Paradise

A 20.6kg (45lb and 6oz) mirror carp, also known as 'Gorilla', landed at Anglers Paradise Fishery in Devon, UK, by Ricky Thomas, a Bridgewater angler.

21 April 2014

Monster pike to trout anglers at Chew Valley Reservoir Monster pike to trout anglers at Chew Valley Reservoir

Two monster pike caught on the fly at Chew Valley Reservoir by John Horsey and Andrew Lewis.

21 April 2014

Massive sturgeon caught on pole at Yorkshire lake Massive sturgeon caught on pole at Yorkshire lake

A 29.1kg (64lb and 4oz) sturgeon, landed by Jason Le Bosquet at Garbolino Lindholme Lakes in Doncaster, is world's largest pole caught fish.

18 April 2014

Angler finds sex toy inside cod's stomach Angler finds sex toy inside cod's stomach

Bjoern Frilund, a 64-year-old angler from the Norway, discovered a sex toy in the stomach of a freshly-caught cod.

17 April 2014

World record perch World record perch

A 3kg (6lb and 10oz) perch caught at Holland’s Hellevoetsluis Lake by Willem Stolk, a Dutch lure expert.

15 April 2014

Tench of the year Tench of the year

A 5.6kg (12lb and 6oz) tench caught from a Berkshire stillwater, by Paul David, a Hampshire angler.

14 April 2014

Big Girl is one of the Britain's biggest dayticket carp Big Girl is one of the Britain's biggest dayticket carp

A 26.5kg (58lb and 6oz) mirror carp, known as Big Girl, landed at Elphicks Lake in Kent, UK, by Eddie Lucia, a Dartford angler.

11 April 2014

4,000lb Great White Shark caught by a British angler 4,000lb Great White Shark caught by a British angler

A 1,814kg (4,000lb) great white shark caught at Cape Agulhas, South Africa, by Andy Hales, a Warwickshire angler.

08 April 2014

The biggest mandarin catfish in the UK The biggest mandarin catfish in the UK

A 31.3kg (69lb) mandarin catfish caught at Crowsheath Fishery in Essex, UK, by Kevin Meggison.

03 April 2014