Barry Darby

Derravaragh sees pike to 107cm caught recently

Michael Flanagan reports from Lough Derravaragh A few hardy anglers ventured out on Derravaragh recently and fished a pools competition. It was tough going and...
David Murray

Inny River producing good pike for midlands anglers

Michael Flanagan reports from the River Inny... Our pal James O'Hara was back in Mullingar for the New Year and had daughter Ella over for...
Derravaragh anglers

Christy Cox wins Weir Cup on Derravaragh

Michael Flanagan from Midlands Angling reports… Derravaragh Anglers lashed out across the lake last Sunday in freezing conditions, but as the day progressed the sun broke through...
Dominick Rickhards and cracking pike

Cracking pike in mint condition from midlands venues

Michael Flanagan from Midlands Angling reports... Inny Leopard It’s the time of year pike anglers really enjoy some good fishing on Lures and deadbaits. The pike do...
Pierre Henneron

French angler catches large on Lough Ree

Michael Flanagan from Midlands Angling reports from Lough Ree…   I mentioned last week my old pal Pierre Henneron from Paris is back in Westmeath...

Midlands pikers report fishing tough, but good perch about

Mick Flanagan reports... Our pals Tommy Tynan and Dave  “Losso” Losty were in the thick of the action recently on the pike and perch and...

Good midlands river fishing for Newbridge pike anglers

Brendan Jarvis reports on the Newbridge and District Pike Anglers 24 hour competition fished at the weekend... We held our 24 hour competition last Saturday/Sunday on...

Lots of pike for anglers in the mid Shannon area

Adrian Duffy, IFI, reports that Aaron of AM Angling is continuing to mix it up with the pike in the Mid-Shannon area. Conditions were...

Good pike reports coming from mid Shannon area

Adrian Duffy, IFI, reports that Aaron of AM Angling has had some great catches of pike in the Mid-Shannon area. Aaron is new to the...

Good midlands fly fishing for pike and trout

Michael Flanagan reports from the midlands: We featured some fantastic characters in recent years in Angling Focus and Bob Bettinson is up there with the...