On Test: AYA Centenary

On Test: AYA Centenary

A hundred years, a Spanish gunmaker called AYA started out in business. Around 60 years ago, the King family asked it to make guns in the English style. The rest is history. To mark its anniversary, AYA has brought out its Centenary model, with a number of features from the AYA No 1 and some […]

New World Record Mahseer? – Fishing Britain News

The headlines: – New world record for the rare chocolate mahseer – World record catfish – Great whites on the move – Two-mouth bream – Do hydropower turbines kill fish? – Serbian angler builds coal-powered backpack This item appears in Fishing Britain, episode 40. To watch the whole show on YouTube, go to bit.ly/fishingbritain40 Sign […]

How to paint fishing

How to paint fishing

Artist Lawrie Williamson has an exhibition of his fishing paintings at the Panter & Hall gallery in London. He explains why fishing is such a good subject for painting and how he captures the ‘light behind’. For more about the exhibition, go to www.panterandhall.com This item appears in Fishing Britain, episode 40. To watch the […]

Pike on the Kennet & Avon Canal

Fishing on his home water, Martin Salter is after pike. Not so difficult, huh? Well it is when you are using tackle you would normally use in the foothills of the Himalayas after mahseer. See how he gets on… This item appears in Fishing Britain, episode 40. To watch the whole show go to Fcha.nl/fishingbritain40