Coarse angling reports

Regular coarse angling reports from all around Ireland featuring match and festival updates, as well a general news from popular and less well known venues.

Water users urged to take precautions due to outbreak of Crayfish Plague in the...

NPWS and IFI urge all users of any river to implement the Check, Clean and Dry protocol Protocol involves routine checking, cleaning and drying of...

ESB Fisheries permits available at permits.fishinginireland.info

IFI and the ESB are working together to make fishing more accessible to anglers in Ireland. The wide range of permits to fish in...
George McGrath

Behind the scenes with George McGrath and Carp on fly at Oaklands

Dan O'Neill had a change of scenery and a look behind the scenes at the weekend as well as trip out fishing and sad...

Big weights at Arvagh International and King of Clubs festivals

Both the Arvagh international Festival and the Arvagh King of Clubs are over 40 years in existence and both events have seen good times...

Brollies & stew make light of bad weather on the Barrow

Dan O'Neill reports on his latest foray to the River Barrow: Recent weather has been from wet to cold and from cold to wet, so...
Barrow perch on a fly

Perched on the Barrow waiting for trout season to begin

Dan O'Neill, fly casting instructor and angling guide report on his latest perch session on River Barrow... At last, we are coming to the end...
Sean Dolan and Shane Galligan

Tench on the feeder in Cavan

Feeder fishing proved top choice for Ballinagh lads Sean Dolan and Shane Galligan as they enjoyed an early morning angling session. Both lads hadn't...
bream

First double figure bream of the season at Carafin Lodge

Pauric McGearty of Carafin Lodge was in touch to say that the fishing was beginning to hot up for his guests. One guest, Mark...
wfd reports

Sixteen lake surveys published

Inland Fisheries Ireland's National Research Survey Programme has today publised 16 reports. Each report summarises the results of the 2022 fish stock survey carried...
Winterfest innisacrra

Ken Ince wins Winterfest at Inniscarra with 23.360kg

Pat Falvey reports on the Munster Feeder Anglers WinterFest fished at Inniscarra... Day 1 of WinterFest 2024, fished on Saturday 24 February,  saw some fantastic...