Fish stocking is part of wider efforts to revive English rivers

15 Jan

A FISH stocking on one of Britain’s best barbel rivers could be key to improving angling action in the future.

Fish stocking projects are benefiting from the work at Calverton. Here Rowley DAS officials visit the famous Nottinghamshire fish farm to check on the barbel that have boosted the River Severn.
Fish stocking projects are benefiting from the work at Calverton. Here Rowley DAS officials visit the famous Nottinghamshire fish farm to check on the barbel that have boosted the River Severn.

Some 250 barbel went into a Rowley DAS stretch of the River Severn at Coalport in Shropshire. The introduction of …Continue reading »

Grayling fishing tips galore in your essential guide to catching ‘the ladies’

23 Nov

Duncan Charman, a regular Angler’s Mail columnist, shares his knowledge on the species known fondly as the ‘lady of the stream’…

Angler's Mail contributor Duncan Charman shares many grayling fishing tips with you in this special article.
Angler’s Mail contributor Duncan Charman shares many grayling fishing tips with you in this special article.

Grayling fishing tips are not easy to come by, but as more coarse anglers have been targeting them, there is …Continue reading »