Lukas Matejka's massive catch - is it the World record pike?

Czech Lukas Matejka’s catch is considered by many anglers – but not all – to now be the World record pike. He caught the 133 cm-long predator, which weighed 26.7…

This giant ide was a shock catch on the River Medway. The captor told Angler's Mail all about it. Report your catches to us by email to: anglersmail@ti-media.com

The 38-year-old angler was boat fishing on Kent’s River Medway with nine-year-old daughter Scarlett. He hooked the specimen on a legered 15 mm fishmeal boilie, and told Angler’s Mail the…

Specimen fish ace Charlie Coppolo with his biggest river bream.

The versatile specimen fish ace tempted the hefty river bream from a local venue. Charlie, a 32-year-old tattoo artist from Southend-on-Sea, Essex, told Angler’s Mail how he did it… He…

Description: extreme-action ‘slashbait’ lure range that’ll tempt a variety of predators, from perch to pike. Specifications: available in 4, 6, 8 and 10 cm sizes, and covering the 0.6-1.8 m…

Description: rig scissors. Specifications: Japanese steel blades; compact, safe design. My verdict: safe snippers. Sharp, easy to store, with a protective cap for the business end, which will help the…

Description: winter groundbait for silver fish on commercial fisheries. Ingredients: fishmeal and sweet groundbait with ground Swim Stim pellets and hemp. My verdict: there’s a natural version of this fine…

Description: a pike lure with a hard body and a soft tail. Specifications: an ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) body; PVC (polyvinyl chloride) tail; stainless plate locking system; slow-sinking; 20 cm…

Description: groundbait feeders for bagging commercial fishery carp. Specifications: Small (20 g), Medium (30 g) and Large (40 g) sizes; polymer construction; flatbed design; rigid stem with a fitted swivel.…