John Mulvaney receiving the Kilroy Cup from chairman Kenneth O’Keeffe

For many trout anglers, St Patrick’s weekend heralds the start of their angling season. And where better to get started than on the water of Lough She(...)

Stephan Preiss receiving the Kilroy Cup from LSTPA chairman Kenneth O’Keefe

It was great to be back on my old stomping ground on St Patrick’s Day for the Tolka Trout Anglers’ Association (TTAA) opening day competition. It was (...)

Oliver McCormack with Sheelin trout of 1.86kg

“It was more a day for the beach,” was a phrase overheard on more than one occasion at last Sunday’s Coiste Siamsa open fly fishing competition on Lou(...)

Michael Elliott, centre, winner of the inaugural Fingal  Small Boat Competition, with sponsor Ruairí Coleman, of Swords Angling Centre, and his daughter Leah and, left, Howth Sea Angling Club president Terry Doyle

The inaugural Fingal Small Boat Competition, which took place last Sunday, September 6th, from Howth, was a fantastic success, with all 30 anglers fro(...)

Paul O’Donohoe with his magnificent bass of 62cm caught on a ragworm and fresh mackerel cocktail in north Co Dublin

Scottish ministers propose to make conservation regulations to introduce a licensing system for the taking of Atlantic salmon outside inland waters(...)