River Severn chub record?

24 Nov

DEAN ASTON and his pals haven’t heard of a bigger chub than this 7 lb 7 oz specimen from an undisclosed stretch of the mighty River Severn.

The 47-year-old decorator said: “I thought I’d have a few hours perch fishing on the Severn and used a light …Continue reading »

Barbel need to be a ‘protected species’

4 Sep

BARBEL SOCIETY chairman Steve Pope (pictured) has welcomed the positive response by the Angling Trust to their appeal for assistance in addressing the problem of declining barbel numbers.

But Steve fears that there could be limits to their possible support on some matters, and to get results more …Continue reading »