KANSAS PIKERS & WEEKLY REPORT

ENFIELD C.A.C: Royal Enfield Coarse Angling Club recently hosted their 2-day International match competition along the banks of the Grand Canal. It was a huge success and Royal Enfield CAC secretary, Mark O’Donoghue sent us a cracking report, along...

MAYFLY ON THE MIDLAND LAKES & WEEKLY REPORT

SHEELIN TROUT: The mayfly has a few nice fish on the move on Sheelin and last Wednesday, Thomas McMullan, of Maxol Oil, was in the thick of the action. It was after lunch before we started to move some...

FISH FARM CLOSURES

TAFI ON FISH FARM CLOSING. The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland (TAFI) wishes to express its disappointment and frustration regarding the direction being taken by the Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland with regard to their proposed closure of IFI Fish...

SAVAGE PIKE TAKE THE BAIT ON ROYAL CANAL

Yep it was a bit blustery to venture out on our bigger lakes last week, and pike Anglers took shelter along the town stretch of the Royal Canal. It’s a fantastic level for working lures and dead baits, and...

“Boobies for Brownies!”

2014 International Fly Fishing Match Hats off to Team England who won the Graham Munroe Hall Memorial Cup for the top team using conventional rainbow patterns and tactics. This year’s Spring International Match was hosted by the Irish Trout Fly...

Inland Fisheries Ireland announces the cessation of IFI fish farm operations

Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has today (26.04.16) announced its intention to phase out its fish farming operations over the coming years. A plan will now be developed to implement this decision. The IFI Board, having reviewed the fish farm operations...

Italian Pikers Photo Gallery

Yes, my pals from Abruzzo in Italy have departed the Emerald Isle, and they had a fantastic six days pike fishing across the Midlands. At times it was hard going, in choppy conditions on our bigger lakes, but we managed...

WHAT LIES BENEATH THE DEPTHS OF ENNELL

We have another net bursting angling report this week, with some lovely pike and perch coming on line early in the New Year. On Ennell last week Gwenael Brunet from Brittany in France enjoying some sport jigging for perch...

LOUGH REE PIKE FESTIVAL & THE WORLD CUP

The 2016 Lough Ree Pike festival proved a huge success and some super pike were caught over the 3-day event. All fish were photographed on measuring boats and returned. On day one, Alan Pickford and Christopher Pickford produced a...

LOUGH AISHLING FISHERY & WEEKLY REPORT

LOUGH AISHLING: It’s a while back since we featured this cracking fishery situated just outside Edenderry on the Tullamore road. It was a prime rainbow trout fishery in those days, but owner Joe Conlon tells us now he has...