Keith Elliott

21st November 2012

Fishy stuff in upcoming auctions

A sale on Saturday (November 24) in Chippenham, Wiltshire, lists “a quantity of fishing tackle reels and rods, including a Youngs Pridex Lightweight, numerous other reels, […]
20th November 2012

A framed fly with very vague Kelson connections

You have to admire the cheek of some eBay sellers. This framed fly is described as “tied on an antique blind eye hook as per G […]
20th November 2012

Giant salmon caught from Tweed

A near-50lb salmon has been landed from the river Tweed. The 50in fish, with a 25in girth, was caught by Jim Read of Edinburgh on the […]
17th November 2012

World’s rarest whale seen for first time

Two spade-toothed beaked whales have been found dead on a New Zealand beach. The whale is so rare that an intact specimen has never been seen […]