Almost 2 million fish released into England’s rivers

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Record-breaking results for Environment Agency’s fish breeding farm Record-breaking numbers of coarse fish were released into England’s rivers in 2015, the Environment Agency has revealed. Last year was the best year ever for the Environment Agency’s specialist fish breeding farm in Nottingham. Experts stocked more than 452,220 fish and

Battling for bass in Westminster and Brussels

Representatives from the Angling Trust and the Bass Anglers Sportfishing Society (BASS) have been battling for bass again this week and challenging both UK ministers and the European Commission over the unfair restrictions that are now in place on recreational anglers and the need for a proper, proportional and effective package of short term conservation

Tronixpro Sponsors England World Shore Teams

The Angling Trust has announced a two year partnership with Tronix UK Ltd that will see Tronixpro become Official Sponsors of England World Men’s, Ladies, Youth and Junior shore fishing teams. The West Sussex-based tackle company has a strong reputation for providing quality tackle to competition and recreational sea anglers across the UK and abroad,

Angler’s Mail – January 26th, 2016

Here’s a few words about what you’ll find in this week’s Angler’s Mail, courtesy of Tim Knight, Angler’s Mail Editor: THE angler who broke the British carp record with a 68 lb 1 oz giant tells his angling life story – and explains his main tactics – inside this week’s essential Angler’s Mail magazine. This

Fisheries Minister under fire for false claims over bass landings

Fisheries Minister George Eustice, who has been strongly criticised by UK angling organisations for caving in to pressure from commercial fishing interests and supporting exemptions to the European Union bass fishing moratorium for the highly damaging bass gill net fishery, is now under fire for making false claims for the impacts on threatened stocks as