Record Grouper Caught From Kayak

Red grouper jason arnold

Check out this massive goliath grouper – the largest bottom fish ever caught from a Kayak, which caused a lot of screaming and broke the angler’s rod mid-fight.

You won’t believe how this little chap has grown

Juvenile Bluefin Tuna

Thanks to an amazing tagging programme and cooperation from local anglers, a tiny tuna like this was recently recaptured weighing 102kg and measuring 191cm!

Want to catch a salmon?

Palm Springs Salmon Fishing Rutland UK

At the weekend I took 5 friends to the remarkable inland salmon fishery, Palm Springs, where I have almost always managed my limit of four fish. What sport!

The 10 Best Fly Patterns of All Time

Woolly Bugger

My picks for the 10 most outstanding flies ever tied. If you have never used them, give them a try. Your success rate will increase significantly, I’m certain!

Where to fish when the UK rivers close

Mike Green 16lbs 14oz zander

Saturday was officially the last day of the season for UK rivers. As many look towards 16th June, I get my kicks elsewhere by turning to my favourite stillwaters and reservoirs.

When To Fish For Pike

Nene bonanza small

Yes, it is possible to catch pike in the summer – especially on surface lures – but on the whole it only gets good after two or three hard frosts and a good flood, at least in my experience.