My aim as a writer is to produce fresh, entertaining material which reflects something of the soul and character of the sport, besides the nuts and bolts.
You’ll find info on both traditional and more novel angling methods here, besides a few other topical angles- a refreshingly mixed bag I hope!
A look at the classic Beacon Beige pattern and some modern twists- plus the lowdown on the home of this classic pattern, Devon’s beautiful River Culm.A Matter of Trust - Fly Fishing & Fly Tying
Stunning wild fishing for as little as a fiver? It must be the “Westcountry Angling Passport” Scheme. I joined Project Manager Toby Russell for some idyllic fishing as well as a look at their invaluable conservation work.
A tale of pike fishing in some unlikely, forgotten corners.Swimming with the Water Wolf
An interview with pioneering filmmaker Dean Burman, who talks about his exploits filming pike, as seen on the BBC.
From hunting specimen lobworms in a park, to perch in a pond, this one looks at a classic, grisly bait and how to fish chopped worm.The Light Fantastic - The Get Hooked Guide
The Get Hooked Guide. Examines today’s tackle overkill in all disciplines and makes the case for a more sporting, balanced approach.