How can angling get more females on the bank?

Could 2020 be a breakthrough year for getting more female anglers on the bank? While it remains a major challenge and opportunity for the sport, the signs are encouraging. Dom Garnett caught up with Helen Nicholson-Herpe, to hear about her success in getting more women and girls on board at Crowborough & District Anglers Association,…

Fly fishing beginners

Starting Fly Fishing: Essentials, Events & Tips for Beginners

With affordable tackle and friendly tuition widely available these days, there has never been a better time to cast a fly. So how do you start fly fishing? Fishing author and guide Dom Garnett provides some handy tips and starting points for beginners. You probably know the fly fishing cliches already. It’s easy to think…

Eventful times with Building Bridges

By introducing fishing to the next generation, Building Bridges is making huge strides towards a brighter future with the UK’s migrant angling community. Dom Garnett went to one of their special events at Wellingborough DNAC’s Ringstead Island Fishery to find out more. On a bright, sunny day at Ringstead Island Fishery, there is a busy…