On Samphire Hoe along the Kent coast, Saul Page (our Master Baiter) is doing a spot of fishing using light gear and some seriously smelly spray-on additive. Finding out which flavour of Stinky Stuff will have the Lynx effect on the unsuspecting wrasse and pouting that are swimming between the rocks around this large flat […]

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It’s all the weekly fishing news you need in one short item… – A Scottish fish farm has lost 155,000 salmon as a result of extreme weather. – Cast for Life is back again for 2014. – Guinness World of Records may have given up on fishing and shooting but there are still plenty who […]

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While out fishing with the Daiwa Gordon League Mare treasure had a bit of an accident with his brand new Daiwa Airity pole and carried on fishing. Goes to show how good the manufacturing is on the Daiwa poles. First seen in Fishing Britain Episode 19. To watch the whole show on YouTube go to […]

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When handed just some fishing line, some hooks and a knife Hywel has to revert back to the forager deep within and work out how to catch a fish with the Bare Essentials and some grey matter. This first appeared in Fishing Britain, episode 17. To watch the whole show on YouTube go to bit.ly/fishingbritain […]

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The Hardy’s Fortuna Reel has an tough drag system and we put it to the test as we try it out on some big game species high up in the mountains. Can it hold back the power of the pink nasty? First seen in Fishing Britain Episode 19. To watch the whole show on YouTube […]

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Although the floods have not been kind ROVTV still manages to get a pike taking a dead bait on camera. Boom! This item first appeared in Fishing Britain episode 3 bit.ly/fishingbritain Sign up for our weekly email newsletter FieldsportsChannel.tv/register

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The future of our rivers rests heavy on the custodians that take on the protection of these environments. It’s not just about putting more fish in the rivers its about maintaining the delicate balance and making it accessible for anglers and fish alike. Dr Stephen Marsh-Smith tells us what the Wye & Usk Foundation have […]

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We head to Trawsfynydd Lake in North Wales to fish the waters of the decommissioned Nuclear power station to see if Hywel Morgan or Ant Glascoe can pluck us a pike out of this vast body of once warm water. We fish the shallows, the deeps and just about all in between but were the […]

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It’s more like catch of the century than catch of the day. And next to 11-year-old Jessica Wanstall from Sittingbourne, the 193lb catfish looks like a beached whale. Jessica caught the fish on a trip to the Ebro River in North-East Spain arranged by her angling father Mark, who’s also landed some serious fish in […]

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Imagine catching a fish weighing 891lb – and not having to go to the Indian Ocean or the Caribbean to do it. The Tunny Club began in the 1930s. It attracted film stars and industrialists – the mighties of the age – to the East Yorkshire ports of Scarborough, Whitby and Bridlington. For two decades, […]

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The Tackle Box in Dartford, Kent is one of the most popular angling shops in the South-East. Carp specialist Lee Jackson says what’s going to be hot for the loved one (who fishes) in your life for Christmas This film first appeared in Fieldsports Britain, episode 9. To watch the whole show on YouTube go […]

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Farlows in Pall Mall is one of the grandest fishing shops in the world. The Tackle Box in Dartford, Kent is one of the most popular angling shops in the South-East. We ask them both, including carp specialist Lee Jackson, says what’s going to be hot for the loved one (who fishes) in your life […]

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Can you buy all the fishing gear you need to go fly fishing and catch a fish on it for less than £50? Hywel Morgan shows us how to do just that in West Wales. This item first appeared in Fishing Britain episode 004, to watch the whole programme on YouTube go to bit.ly/fishingbritain Sign […]

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Water, Water everywhere! Charlie chats to the owner and fishermen of the Summerhayes Fishery about what effect the floods has had on their lakes and stocks. This item first appeared in Fishing Britain episode 004. To watch the whole show on YouTube go to bit.ly/fishingbritain For more information on Summerhayes Fishery visit www.summerhayesfisheries.com Sign up for […]

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British woman catches 500lb fish while on holiday in Thailand, Angling Trust worries about flood defended, FishPal raises money – that’s the fishy news this week. This item first appeared in Fishing Britain, episode 7 Sign up for our weekly email newsletter FieldsportsChannel.tv/register

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Every area has its own Macnab. In Hampshire, says Keith and Gavin from local sporting agent Glorious Game, it’s a roebuck, a partridge and a trout, all in one day. Roy Lupton gives it a whirl. To go shooting with Keith and Gavin, visit GloriousGame.com For high-res still pictures from the day, visit www.flickr.com/photos/fieldsportschannel/albums/72157662131680168 For […]

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They might not be allowed either in their own country but that is not stopping the Chinese fascination with both hunting and guns. That’s why a party of them have flown from mainland China to the UK to come on a course about how to shoot, how to flycast and how to ride horses. For […]

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Here is Ally Gowans – the man who invented it – showing how to dress the Ally Shrimp.

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Max Hunt is currently travelling the planet seeking out the best hunting and shooting it has to offer. We join him in the village of Havøysund to experience Norway’s finest big game fishing. Thanks to Norway Guide Fishing, Max has three intense days in the Norwegian Sea catching large cod, wolf fish and halibut, but […]

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24 hrs to catch a pike for a fisherman may seem like an easy task, but for a camera man with a fishing rod, reel, a bucket of rubber fish and weird lures it’s an alien experience for a cameraman – for it is our redoubtable cameraman Aaron who is doing the fishing. Starting on […]

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Jason Lewis from the Royalty Fishery has a unique and incredible collection of antique fishing tackle and this week he shows us his antique fly hoard dating back to the 18th century. Including salmon and trout flies designed by Baden-Powell called the prismatic fly made with fine strands of dyed gut. He also shows us […]

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In the news this week we have NFU Mutual’s cash fund of up to £6,500 for people who help prevent fishing gear theft. You could win it. Izaak Walton’s Fly Fishing temple is up for sale for a cool £450,000. Fish have good memories, live in complex social communities where they keep track of individuals […]

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Hywel Morgan takes on the Veniards 120 Challenge on the large water that is Draycote in Rugby. He has 2 hours to open a mystery bag of Veniards fly tying materials, tie the flies he thinks he will need and then catch a fish. Could this large reservoir be the first one to defeat our […]

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“Hello My name is Joel and I’m addicted to Bass”. That’s the confession of Joel Squires and he takes us to the Devon coast to show us why. He starts with surface fishing using hard lures as the sea starts to roll out and then using the tidal flow he bumps some weedless jig heads […]

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All these reels have been involved in crimes… crimes against fish – some of them going back more than two centuries. Our very own tackle mentalist Jason Lewis explains what fish and where. This item is, well, think of it as Prime Suspect meets The Antiques Roadshow… If you would like to get in touch […]

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In this week’s Fishing Britain News: ✩ English salmon numbers drop off www.gwct.org.uk/salmonreport2013 ✩ Pollution hit Izaak Walton’s Derbyshire stream. ✩ Saving fish from fire www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUNz17UnFcQ ✩ The pro angler with no arms and no legs www.youtube.com/watch?v=glrU4JKV1SI ✩ Welsh Game Fair preview ✩ And shark circles boat www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMp3CQeueNs Thanks to Angling Active www.anglingactive.co.uk This item […]

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In this week’s Fishing Britain News: ✩ Deepwater sailfish – a lancet fish – washes up on a beach ✩ Underwater graveyard of giant fish found off the coast of Angola ✩ Irish elvers killed ✩ Australian worm catcher angry ✩ English chalkstream cleaned up All the top fishy stories… This item first appeared in […]

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This weeks Fishing Britain NEWS has the following head lines: A teenager has set a new record after catching the biggest freshwater fish in Britain. Fishing is helping to keep Gloucester’s youngsters out of trouble thanks to a police project. Want a beautiful house in Norfolk with an eight-acre fishing lake? The 2014 summer fly […]

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This weeks Fishing Britain NEWS headlines are: American actress says ‘Fish are friends not food!’ A fishing group has secured £75,000 in grants to restore a fishing pond in Hull. A deep-sea fish normally caught off the coast of Ireland has tuned up in 50ft of water off the south coast of England. A dispute […]

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We have negotiated 10% off GoPro cameras and accessories for our viewers from Glasgow Angling Centre.

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Fly vs lure fishing for pike on the Lake of Menteith in Scotland. Hywel Morgan and Ant Glascoe Jr are out with the lads from Angling Active. Lots of fish caught but who is the winner? This item first appeared in Fishing Britain, episode 14 bit.ly/fishingbritain For more weekly fishing check out Fishing Britain on […]

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It’s all the weekly fishing news you need in one short item… – A Scottish fish farm has lost 155,000 salmon as a result of extreme weather. – Cast for Life is back again for 2014. – Guinness World of Records may have given up on fishing and shooting but there are still plenty who […]

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A packed news programme this week: a woman has landed a new possible world record tuna off New Zealand, anglers are fishing their way across both the USA and the UK, the Wild Trout Trust has announced its charity auction lots, and ‘The Big One’ fishing show has taken place in the south of England. […]

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We set up an experiment to see if smelly flies had an effect on Trout but we didn’t expect what we saw! Have a look for yourself. This item first appeared in Fishing Britain episode 005, to watch the whole programme on YouTube go to bit.ly/fishingbritain Sign up for our weekly email news FieldsportsChannel.tv/register

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Amazing film of pike taking bait underwater. Top angler Jan Porter takes Hywel Morgan out on his punt to pull in a pike or two. They are at Bishops Bowl in Warwickshire. This item first appeared in Fishing Britain episode 5, to watch the whole show on YouTube go to bit.ly/fishingbritain Sign up for our […]

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An Englishman, a Welshman and a Czech walk in to the Dee. It may sound like the start of a bad joke and it did have one of them rolling around … but without much laughter. ROVTV watches a successful dead bait pike strike. You are actually underwater with the pike when it takes the […]

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It is widely accepted that a global decline has occurred in Atlantic salmon since the 1970s and the Trust’s fascinating catchment-based ‘natural laboratory’ on the River Frome will enable researchers to answer many of the really important questions relating to salmon and sea trout populations. This film first appeared on Fieldsports Britain, episode 2 www.youtube.com/show/fieldsportsbritain […]

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Badger bumped by a car? Knock it on the head. Oiled seabird? Give it a lethal injection. That may become official policy from the UK animal welfare charity RSPCA if research it is conducting finds that releasing some species of wildlife does not lead to high survival rates in the wild. If it finds that […]

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The British countrysports debate programme. Filmed at the Countryside Alliance headquarters in London, on the panel is: Countryside Alliance head of media Tim Bonner, BASC South-West regional director Jamie Stewart, chief executive of the Roxtons sporting agency Christopher Robinson and David Pardoe from the rural depart of estate agent Savills. Questions they are answering are: […]

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It’s our countrysports debate programme Shooting Politics and it is out now. Filmed at the Countryside Alliance headquarters in London, the panel is: Countryside Alliance head of media Tim Bonner, BASC South-West regional director Jamie Stewart, Chief executive of the Roxtons sporting agency Christopher Robinson, and David Pardoe from the rural depart of estate agent […]

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Ant Glascoe Jr. Takes on winter piking with some not so common sense. Will pike be attracted to unusual smells? This item first appeared in Fishing Britain episode 001 bit.ly/fishingbritain Sign up for our weekly email newsletter www.fieldsportschannel.tv/register

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