Game Fishing

Grayling Grayling

Our brief, plain speaking guide to herb smelling grayling.

03 September 2013

1,000 fish found dead in County Tyrone pollution incident 1,000 fish found dead in County Tyrone pollution incident

The Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) have confirmed that about 1,000 fish, mostly trout, have been found dead in the Oona River near Dungannon, County Tyrone, UK.

22 April 2014

Massive lake trout caught at Lac La Croix lake in Ontario, Canada. Massive lake trout caught at Lac La Croix lake in Ontario, Canada.

A 23.7kg (52lb and 3oz) lake trout caught at Lac La Croix lake in Ontario, Canada, by Rob Scott, a Minnesota angler.

01 April 2014

Fishery boards call for moratorium on killing salmon Fishery boards call for moratorium on killing salmon

Salmon fishery boards have unveiled proposals for no salmon to be killed in Scotland – either by nets or rods – before min-May.

14 January 2014

Salmon catches declined in 2013 Salmon catches declined in 2013

According to Spey Fishery Board, 2013 was the most challenging year in the last decade for some of Scotland's rivers.

07 January 2014

YouTube video brings illegal net poacher to court YouTube video brings illegal net poacher to court

Sea trout poacher pleaded guilty after he posted a video of the act on YouTube.

04 December 2013

Salmon has returned to Cornwall's River Par Salmon has returned to Cornwall's River Par

The Environment Agency has found an adult Atlantic salmon on River Par in Cornwall, UK, - probably the first in recent years.

27 November 2013

Massive salmon caught on the River Tweed Massive salmon caught on the River Tweed

A 22.680kg (50lb) salmon caught on the River Tweed in Scotland by Shamus Jennings.

26 November 2013

Salmon and sea trout close season starts on October 31 in Hampshire, UK Salmon and sea trout close season starts on October 31 in Hampshire, UK

A reminder to anglers that today (October 31) starts the close season for salmon and sea trout fishing on Hampshire rivers.

31 October 2013

Salmon population increase in river Wye tributaries Arrow and Lugg Salmon population increase in river Wye tributaries Arrow and Lugg

Atlantic salmon and brown trout numbers have improved in the rivers Lugg and Arrow.

30 October 2013