Poachers’ illegal river nets thwarted

1 Jun

A QUICK-THINKING angler saved dozens of prime coarse fish from being killed by calling the Environment Agency’s incident hotline to report illegal netting.

This net was strung across the River Nene.
This net was strung across the River Nene.

Two EA officers and three Police officers from Cambridgeshire Constabulary’s Rural Crime Action Team rushed to the River Nene, near …Continue reading »

50 lb-plus pike to be caught soon?

21 May

ANGLERS in the UK and beyond were amazed by the discovery of a huge pike at a top trout water – but not surprised.

Brian Morland and his dog admire what could have been the biggest pike to have ever swum in an English fishing venue. If you know of a bigger one, drop an email to: amletters@ti-medai.com
Brian Morland and his dog admire what could have been the biggest pike to have ever swum in an English fishing venue. If you know of a bigger one, drop an email to: amletters@ti-medai.com

The 53 lb 2 oz giant, exclusively revealed by Angler’s Mail, is not a new British or English record pike …Continue reading »