Recreational fishing in the UK has received a major boost with the news of a healthy rise in the number of junior angling licences issued since the start of the season. The Environment Agency, the UK body that issues permits to fish across the country, has hailed the..
Wiley X, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of protective eyewear, has continued its international expansion with the appointment of a distributor for the fishing markets in the Baltic countries.
It has appointed Karlen LT to supply its products in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The company is a relative newcomer to the fishing tackle market, but has huge experience in distributing premium products throughout the Baltic region.
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Issues impacting on recreational fishing will be addressed by fisheries expert Chris Oliver at next week’s American Sportfishing Association (ASA) Summit in Clearwater Beach, Florida. Oliver, who took up his role as Assistant Administrator of the NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service in June this year, is the guest..
The 27th International Fly Tying Symposium has a new home from next month – Lancaster, Pennsylvania. It will be held in the ballroom of the Marriott Hotel in the city on November 11th and 12th, a move made necessary following the closure of the Garden State Exhibit Center..
Angling Direct, the UK's largest specialist fishing tackle chain, has acquired one of Europe’s leading retailers in a deal worth £3 million. The group has taken over Fosters Fishing – better known as Fosters of Birmingham – a business that has operated on the outskirts of the Midlands..
Flyfish Europe (FFE) has signed a deal with New Zealand-based Smith Creek to become its distributor for the region. Smith Creek manufactures a range of fly fishing tools and accessories and is a perfect fit for FFE, according to its Director, Jarle L. Kristiansen. “We are eager to..