Fishtec closes down

13 Jan

THE UK’s ‘biggest’ mail order fishing tackle retailer is to cease trading.

Near to closing - Fishtec was big in online sales, via mail order brochures, and also had a well stocked shop.
Near to closing – Fishtec was big in online sales, via mail order brochures, and also had a well stocked shop.

In a surprising move, Fishtec embarked upon a closing down sale ready to close at some point in January 2020. …Continue reading »

Top angler robbed by tackle-thieving ‘scum’

13 Nov

TOP specimen ace Matthew Fernandez suffered a horrible tackle theft during a fishing trip. And despite publicity for the case he is no closer to recovering his kit.

Matt Fernandez, seem in happier times with a giant tench, before the tackle theft near the River Itchen.
Matt Fernandez, seem in happier times with a giant tench, before the tackle theft near the River Itchen.

The 32-year-old was on his local River Itchen near Mansbridge, early in October, when scumbag thieves targeted his car. Matt …Continue reading »