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Riverkeepers raise more than £1,500 for Fishing for Schools with charity football match

NEWS FROM THE COUNTRYSIDE ALLIANCE Riverkeepers of the Test and Itchen raised more than £1,500 for Fishing for Schools with a fundraising football match on Sunday (4 November). The match, at River park Leisure Centre in Winchester, was the brainchild of Itchen riverkeeper Simeon Hay and saw six keepers and friends square up on behalf

10th Anniversary Competition Winner remains as a Bait-Tech Consultant!

News from Bait-Tech As part of our 10th Year Anniversary celebrations we ran a competition in conjunction with our friends at Total Carp Magazine to offer one lucky reader the opportunity to win a years full sponsorship. That winner - Martyn Davies! Since joining the team last year he has shown a great deal in

Youth victory at the Fishing for Schools Yorks and Peaks fundraising match

New from the Countryside Alliance Young fishers were victorious at a charity fishing competition at Derbyshire’s Ladybower Reservoir, that raised more than £300 for Fishing for Schools. The event, on 22 September, was organised by the F4S Yorkshire and Peaks team and the money raised will go towards their courses with local schools. The winner


News Release From The RACG A new river anglers’ group is launching to fight for the future of UK rivers. Some of the UK’s best-known anglers, including Drennan Cup Winner Dai Gribble, angling author Dominic Garnett, barbel specialist Jerry Gleeson, lure expert Darren Starkey, eel angler and author Barry McConnell, international game angler Scott Graham,

Environment Agency unveils new fishing licence images that celebrates Dick Walker and Clarissa the Carp

To the delight of the country’s anglers, the Environment Agency has revealed today that Clarissa the Carp (Cyprinus carpio) - for 28 years a UK record weighing Carp - will be represented on the front of the Environment Agency’s fishing coarse & trout licence. Clarissa was chosen to mark the centenary birth of renowned angler