River Wye

The world-wide reputation of the River Wye for enormous salmon has attracted a fascinating cast of characters over the years. Marsha O’Mahony tells a few of their stories. For more…

Catch big trout

As the mayfly season whips the fish into a frenzy, Charles Rangeley-Wilson advises on how to catch big trout. Just remember, forbearance is the key ingredient, and don’t cast until…

Best fishing books

The best fishing books are difficult to define, with classics that are no longer considered essential fare and others still in constant demand. Keith Elliott selects the ten tomes that…

Cod fishing in Norway. Playing a coalfish off Røst, the southernmost inhabited of Norway's Lofoten Islands. Playing a coalfish off Røst, the southernmost inhabited of Norway's Lofoten Islands. Røst

Cod fishing in Norway. If you want to catch whopping cod that hit hard and fight mean, head for Norway, says Henry Gilbey. Fishing for cod is exhilarating.

Great white sharks. Open water.

Great white sharks in Britain could be a worry with the increasing population of seals. Contrary to popular conception sharks do occur around the coasts of Britain. There are over…

Top 10 trout rivers. Fishing.

Charles Rangeley-Wilson picks his top 10 fly-fishing spots accessible to all. It's open to debate, preferably after a day on a chalkstream.