Two anglers claim honours of first salmon of 2013

The salmon season opened today on the Rivers Drowes and  Lackagh in the north west and River Lee in the east. In a coincidence never...
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Wonderful Pike fishing enjoyed at the recent Waterways Ireland Erne Pike Classic 2014 which...

Paul McAleavey, Senior Fisheries Officer with the Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure (DCAL) reports on the recent Waterways Ireland Erne Pike Classic 2014  This popular...
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First salmon 2017 caught at Careysville on Munster Blackwater

News reached IFI yesterday of a possible spring salmon caught at Careysville Fishery on the Munster Blackwater. The fish had been landed on the...
The victorious Mens and Women's Teams

Gold for Irish Ladies and Men at World shore angling championships

Historic wins for Irish Ladies and Men at the Tronixpro, World shore angling championships, Wexford, Ireland, 2016 – 18/11/16. Irish men and women made history last...
Christopher Defillon with his weight of the week – a superb 7 lb trout (released)

Sheelin trout on Daddies, Dabblers, Klinks, Stims and Bumbles

‘There is no loosing in fishing, you either catch them or you learn’ Now into September, Lough Sheelin is at the back end of its...

Blackwater "gin clear" and lovely fish caught and released

Waterlevels on the Munster Blackwater were slowly falling last week. the river jumped about 45cm with yesterday's rain but is dropping back again already... 15...

Amazing specimen mullet in West Cork

It was a red letter day for mullet fishing fan and specimen hunter Jim Murray last week. Fishing a well-known mullet mark in West...
Tony Lyoness Releases his Salmon back to the River Boyne at Navan

Navan Anglers 5 Boyne Salmon 0

Recent reports about salmon fishing on the River Boyne at Navan have seen the salmon get the better of the anglers on many occasions...
French angler Eric Tournaire with a 6.5lbs brown trout caught on Lough Inagh, Connemara. The fish was kept for a quick photo before being released again. Also in photo is Lough Inagh fishery manager Colin Folan.

Big brown trout at Lough Inagh

Colin Folan reports from Lough Inagh on a fabulous brown trout from the lake for visiting French angler Eric Tournaire.  Eric fished Lough Inagh...
Angler poses with a large bass

Bass of a lifetime in North Kerry

Glen Wightman tells us that after a poor month of bass fishing in March he was desperate to catch some bass. He headed out...