Fishing Information: Fishing Events Advice and Articles

The Fishing articles below provide information and contact details for Angling Associations, Charities and Angling bodies

Not all are specific to Game, Coarse or Sea Fishing. All the clubs and associations cover our South West region - an area which includes Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire, South Gloucestershire and a small part of Hampshire. We are keen to promote Angling events within our region. If you have an event or article you would like considered for publication on our website please email [email protected] along with your contact details.

South West Fishing For Life have started a new Fly Fishing group for breast cancer patients in North Devon.
Gillian Payne who founded the group says its offers support and new friendships for ladies that have had breast cancer or lymph node surgery.

Fly fishing not only provides... Read more

South West Fishing for Life | September 20 2017 | Game Fishing Articles: Fishing Tips and Advice

Salmon & Trout Conservation UK (S&TC UK) has announced that bidding for unique and extraordinary encounters available through its annual auction will open on 18th September 2017.

... Read more

Salmon & Trout Conservation UK | July 6 2017 | Tips and Advice

South West (Devon) Fisheries Forum



The Kenn Centre

Exeter Road, Kennford

... Read more
Angling Trust | August 8 2016 | Other Articles
Fish in Britain’s rivers are under threat from warmer waters. Cold-water species such as Atlantic salmon and brown trout, are struggling to cope as climate change brings significant increases in temperature.... Read more
Woodland Trust | June 28 2016 | Other Articles

******  For immediate release Wednesday 14 July 2010  *********                                                                                   


    Anglers Demand Action As Rivers Dry Up

Thousands of angling clubs, fishery owners and anglers are... Read more

Angling Trust | July 14 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

South West RFERAC
Regional Report June
The following report was presented to the Regional Fisheries Ecology and Recreation Advisory Committee at it's meeting on 25 June 2010 at the Environment Agency's Regional Offices in Exeter.
Regional Issues
Communicating with anglers
We have produced another regional fisheries magazine, partly as a mechanism for encouraging... Read more

Environment Agency | July 8 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles


For those keen anglers who fish in England, Scotland or Wales and always pay their annual rod licence, you probably have wondered what happens to all of that money? Especially when in 2008 over 1.3 million were sold, a record sale. Well in this exclusive show we have brought you some answers. The Environment Agency has teamed up with to bring you a fantastic new and... Read more

Environment Agency | June 18 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

More than 60 of our members travelled from all over the country to attend the historic first AGMs of the
Angling Trust and Fish Legal at Stoneleigh Park last weekend. Presentations by the Chairmen of each
organisation and by the joint Chief Executive were well received and there was a unanimous vote for
the nomination of... Read more

Angling Trust | June 16 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

******** For immediate release Saturday 8th May 2010 ********

Fish 'O' Mania Qualifier Stafford Moor Fishery 


... Read more

Angling Trust | May 19 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles



 ****** For immediate release Thursday 15 April 2010 *******


 First Fish ‘O’ Mania 2010 Qualifier at Viaduct Won by Local Man  

Local Somerton estate agent manager Ray Hayward (Carps AC/Team Viaduct) undoubtedly had the shortest journey of all the... Read more

Angling Trust | April 16 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

 ******** For immediate release Friday 9 April 2010 *********                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Do You Want to Fish for England?... Read more

Angling Trust | April 12 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

THIS YEAR The Wheelyboat Trust turns 25 years old and what better way to celebrate than
with our busiest year so far with 16 new Wheelyboats due to be launched on waters
throughout the UK and Ireland. Three have already been delivered (Lake Windermere,
Eyebrook Trout Fishery and Lough Carrigavantra) with two more for Upper Tamar
Lake and Rudyard Lake currently at our... Read more

Wheelyboat Trust | June 10 2010 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

Environment Agency - 2009 RFERAC Wessex Blandford Fisheries Report

We are continuing work with Bournemouth and
West Hants Water Company on the Christchurch
Enforcement Partnership. We also want to increase
enforcement in Poole Harbour by working in
partnership with other enforcement agencies and
using new surveillance technology.
We... Read more

Environment Agency | December 2 2009 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles

Environment Agency - 2009 RFERAC Devon Fisheries Report
There have been several seizures of illegal fishing
equipment on the Axe, Otter and Sid
catchments. These included a small stop net set in
a back water on the estuary at high tide to prevent
fish moving back into the main channel as the
water receded. It was aimed most probably at... Read more

Environment Agency | December 2 2009 | Other Articles
Name: Other Articles