Ways to Fish in the UK

Over the years, fishing in the UK has evolved from a purely commercial and subsistence venture to involve recreational fishing. This mainly takes place in rivers and fresh water lakes in England, Northern Ireland and Wales, or lochs in Scotland. However, due to the changes in weather fishing has been limited to seasons owing primarily to the migration patterns of the fish. The peak season runs from June to March. Several destinations are common with freshwater fishing along the British Isles, including the River Tamar, Horseshoe Lake in Gloucestershire, Chew Valley Reservoir, and the River Tweed in Scotland. Two of … Read the rest

Choose the Right Type of Fishing Equipment for Your Needs

Whether you are a professional fisherman or you just enjoy fishing as a relaxing way to spend your time, you need to know something about the equipment that you will be using. A professional fisherman will normally have his own boat, or work for a company that owns the boats. If you regard fishing as a pastime then you will either charter a fishing boat or just go out to a local river or canal where you are allowed to fish. It is a good idea to read some fishing books and get some tips from a professional on what … Read the rest