Attracting new anglers is the lifeblood of our pastime, ensuring it survives for generations to come. Wayne Thomas looks back at a summer family fun fishing day and the rewarding experience of introducing newcomers to angling.
Wayne Thomas takes a look at how sea angling has changed over the past 20 years, from the difference in attitudes to conservation, changes in tackle and how climate change is making once rare species become more common.
The famous Skerries Banks are renowned for producing not only good sized plaice but plaice in numbers too, with this combination it provides one of the best opportunities for light tackle plaice fishing...South West contributor Wayne Thomas takes up the story...
South West contributor Wayne Thomas heads off to a sun bathed field near Cardinham to experience all there is to experience about a casting event held by one of the countries foremost casting groups, the Westward Casting Association.
In the second part of our two part Norway adventure, Mike Thrussell heads up to northern Norway to take a look at the excellent shore cod fishing available around Hasvag with accompanying anglers Ian Peacock, Gary Pye, Darren Swan, Dave Sinclair and Steph Monaghan.