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Fisch & Angel 2017 in Dortmund

Fisch und Angel

The Fisch & Angel exhibition is a must for passionate anglers and all those who want to become one. The offer in three exhibition halls will also make your heart beat faster with joy because here you will find all the accessories, equipment and clothing. Renowned experts demonstrate their skills a, hold lectures and workshops, give you valuable tips, answer your questions and give you advice and support. Dates & Opening Hours Fisch & Angel […]

Fish Legal helps Northern Ireland club find wild trout silver lining following pollution


Fish Legal has helped the Inler Angling Club to start the process of restoring a purely wild trout fishery using compensation money obtained following a 2013 pollution. The club leases the brown trout and sea trout fishing on the River Inler in County Down, which was devastated by a major spill of vegetable waste from a processing plant belonging to MASH Direct, resulting in the death of over 5,000 fish, in August 2013. The River […]

Secure a better outcome for threatened bass stocks

Angling Trust

An appeal to all anglers from the Angling Trust Please act now to to stop bass netting and get a fairer deal for sea anglers. Sign the petition and share on your Facebook page.   Across Northern Europe, sea bass stocks are in deep trouble because of commercial overfishing and the repeated failure of politicians and fishery managers to follow scientific advice and introduce the necessary conservation measures. The Angling Trust and Bass Anglers’ Sportfishing […]

Fly Fishing Flies – coloring book by Andy Steer


With the gaining popularity of adult coloring books, Andy Steer has created Fly Fishing Flies – a coloring book. 23 individual illustrations of fishing flies, each fly printed on a single page, one full color illustration as reference and one line illustration just waiting to be colored. If you are not interested in coloring the pages you can always cut out the printed fly and frame it. The book can be ordered through Amazon: […]

The Alaska Adventure


The story of three Belgian friends out on a tour in Alaska, driving from Anchorage to Fairbanks and back via Talkeetna. Fly-fishing on various rivers and enjoying nature in general. A documentary with magnificent views of mighty rivers, gIn clear creeks, massive mountain ranges, the northern lights, wildlife and fly-fishing. Salmon, rainbow trout, grayling all catch and release. Rafting trips with helicopter and float-plane fly outs to remote areas in the wild. Feel the nature, […]

Pike Land

Pike Land

The LOOP predator team searching for big pike in the waterways of the Netherlands. Pike Land from LOOP Media – Sweden on Vimeo.

Close to 16.000 visitors for angling show in Utrecht


  The Hengelsport- en Botenbeurs (Angling and Boats Show) in the Jaarbeurs convention center in Utrecht attracted close to 16.000 visitors over three days in early December. This tops again the number of visitors from the year before.             Across 20.000 square meters some 160 stands were present with new products and services for the angler. The next show will again be held in 2017 during the same period. Website: […]

Casting pike-streamers

Casting a streamer

The flies that we use to fish for pike are usually big; they have heavy hooks in them and account for a fair amount of air-resistance. How do we go about casting these streamers? Using the right combination of tackle is a big help in casting pike-streamers. A #5 or 6 weight rod and line combination is only capable of casting relatively small streamers; flies that are perhaps ten to twelve centimetres in length and […]

“Winterglühen” at Finest Fly Fishing


Finest Fly Fishing, a flyfishing store and webshop with its base in Bedburg-Hau near Kleve in Germany, organises a winter warming party for its costumers on Saturday the 10th of December 2016. The day lasts from 10.00 until 17.00 hours and you can see flytying demonstrations here by Brian Peter Størup and Robert Wolhorn, the new products by Guideline for 2017 are presented here and you can enjoy a great many interesting deals. There will […]

Total Awards handed out during Angling and Boats Show in Utrecht


  After a very busy second day of the Hengelsport- en Botenbeurs in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht, the winners of the “Total Awards” were announced during a meeting with all the firms that have taken a stand at the show. Some 400 visitors to the show give their vote to one of the new products in the four different categories.               The show will be open on Sunday the […]

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