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83-04 carp from Wingham

A mighty 83lb 40z mirror carp has been caught at Wingham Fisheries in Kent. The fish appears spawnbound.  As a result the captor doesn't wish to be named and will not be claiming the record. This is the rarely caught Big Plated that was supplied by renowned fish breeder Ken Crow as a 3 year old at

Fishing for Schools champions celebrated at the House of Commons

Twenty-four young anglers from across the UK were recognised at the House of Commons on Wednesday (15 November) in the Fishing for Schools Champions Awards. Fishing for Schools is an initiative run by The Countryside Alliance Foundation, the charitable arm of the Countryside Alliance. It provides short angling courses to schools across the country, to

Guest lands near 60lber!

Stuart Morgan had the guest session to dream about when he visited Wingham Carp Lake. His first fish was Black Spot, the biggest in the water, and bottomed out his own 60lb scales. Weighed on a set of 120lb Reubens the needle hovered on the 60lb mark, so an honest Stuart called it 59-14. Stuart

Swordfish Spotted In UK Waters!

No, it's not April. No, this isn't a joke. Apparently, this footage was shot recently  just one mile from shore near Selsey, West Sussex. Take a look at the video! We spotted this story on the Dave Barham Fishing Facebook page. Be sure to give them a 'Like' and watch this one unfold....  

SNUGPAK WINS UK OUTDOOR INDUSTRY AWARD

Snugpak's Cocoon scoops the Sleeping category prize Snugpak, the UK's leading sleeping bag and insulated clothing manufacturer, has been announced as the WINNER of the Sleeping category at the UK Outdoor Industry Awards 2017 for its innovative Hammock Cocoon. Snugpak's Hammock Cocoon (RRP £79.95) is a unique all in one insulation system, designed to keep