Skip to content

Angling Times Breaking News

GoFishing

Find

You looked for...

and found 98 items

Matches found in | Go Fishing UK

Results 1 - 10 of 98

Four roach over 2lb fall after change of bait

A day session at Sway Lakes in Hampshire produced four 2lb-plus roach for Mike Townsend.Specimens of 2lb 10oz, 2lb 8oz, 2lb 4oz, 2lb 2oz and 2lb came to the Doncaster-based all-rounder after he switched from casters to 8mm pellets on the hook.He said: “I’d spent from dawn until 2pm trying to wade through the smaller fish using casters and hemp. ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 10 April 2014

2lb 7oz roach for Angling Times' Paul Garner

This pristine 2lb 7oz 8dr roach was a just reward for Angling Times’ Bait Doctor Paul Garner who made the three hour drive from his home in Redditch to fish a small southern reservoir.With all of his other target winter venues closed because of the flooding, the Nash Peg One consultant decided to make the long journey for his first ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 04 March 2014

2lb 6oz roach from River Test with 'Passion' ace

Jez Brown had to contend with horrendous conditions on the River Test, but he was rewarded with this new personal best roach of 2lb 6oz.The High Wycombe-based angler was joined by Passion for Angling star, Bob James, and Ray Pulford but the confidence of the trio instantly dropped when they arrived at the venue to find it heavily coloured and ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 28 February 2014

Roach at 3lb 1oz is first on float tactics

A late change of venue worked in Mike Townsend’s favour as he took a series of roach to 3lb 1oz from Sway Lakes.The Doncaster angler had intended to make the long journey to the Hampshire Avon but altered his  plans after reports suggested the waterway wasn’t fishing well.Upon his arrival at the complex he rigged up a simple waggler setup, ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 05 February 2014

Terry plucks 'sole surviving' roach from Thames tributary

Terry Hearn proved that it’s not only big carp which he’s a dab hand at targeting after catching this elusive 2lb 14oz roach from a small tributary of the River Thames.The Dynamite Baits-backed carp fishing legend turned his attentions to the waterway over the last few weeks in a bid to catch what he believes is the only surviving roach ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 03 February 2014

River yields lifetime best roach of 3lb

Floatfishing enthusiast Keith Speer achieved a feat many anglers could only dream of when he banked this 3lb roach from a Hertfordshire river.Despite less than ideal conditions with strong winds and bright sunshine, the St. Albans-basedspecimen hunter was determined to try his luck and presented a single red maggot on a size 18 Drennan Super Specialist hook and a 3lb ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 28 January 2014

Record-shaking 'roach' is ruled out by experts

A carp angler who banked what he thought was a record shaking 4lb 1oz roach has been left disappointed after experts unanimously agreed the specimen was a hybrid.Hertfordshire’s Andy Uhl  was targeting Manor Farm Fishing’s Winters Lake in Bedfordshire’s when the large fish fell for a 15mm pop-up boilie tipped with a piece of white plastic corn.If genuine, the fish ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 27 January 2014

Biggest roach of the season landed at 3lb 13oz

This is the picture of the biggest roach of the season that topped the scales at 3lb 13oz.Angling legend Chris Turnbull smashed his personal best for the species that had stood for almost 20 years when he banked the huge specimen from a stillwater that he only turned his attention’s to this winter.The acclaimed fishing artist and writer located an ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 20 January 2014

2lb 5oz roach from flooded Bristol Avon

A trip at dusk proved fruitful for angling scientist Dr Mark Everard when he landed this 2lb 5oz roach from a flooded Bristol Avon.Quiver-tipped bread feeder tactics with a breadflake hookbait proved successful for the 55-year-old who backed his biggest redfin of the season up with a smaller specimen shortly afterwards.“The indifferent river conditions have made it a difficult season ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 16 January 2014

Best-ever roach for Andrew Childs of 2lb 3oz on bread

Andrew Childs used trotting tactics to catch this personal best roach of 2lb 3oz from the River Itchen.The 65-year-old made the journey from his home in Essex to the Hampshire waterway and after walking along a stretch he’d fished in the past he settled on a ‘classic looking’ roach swim.Offering a piece of breadflake on a size 12 hook and ...

  • News
  • Fish Catches
  • 05 December 2013

Results

Now your turn

Show us what you've got. Upload photos and videos to your gallery.

Thursday, 24 April 2014