42 teams (420 competitors) fished the River Trent on various sections of the river from the non-tidal section downstream of Nottingham to the tidal section upstream of Torksey in the Angling Trust Division 1 National Championship on Saturday 9th August 20
It occurred to me that I hadn’t caught or focused on Tench for ages and decided to plan some classic Tench lake fishing in the warmer months. With some lovely weather forecast I managed to schedule a day at Charlton Towers - a day ticket Tench lake near S
When I was selected to represent SAMF as part of their international Match Team, we were facing the Belgium internationals on their home turf. The first thing that really stood out to me was the kit used by our opponents. They had long three-piece rods a
Well, how about a snake lake that is nearly two and-a-half miles long? Leicestershire’s Moira Canal is one such fishery. Once part of the Ashby Canal that was dug in the early 1800s to carry coal and limestone, the stretch close to the village of Moira w
There are few sights more uplifting in coarse angling than the silky smooth olive flank of a tench sliding over the landing net. It’s a species that seems to occupy a special place in the hearts of the nation’s freshwater anglers.
Shakespeare’s recapture of fishing tackle’s middle ground is exemplified by its accomplished range of Sigma match rods