Keith

2nd October 2012

Man shoots himself in the head while ‘fishing’

Proving once again that stupidity knows no bounds, an American man has shot himself in the head while “fishing” for salmon. The unnamed man, whose girlfriend […]
2nd October 2012

Ari ‘t Hart reels and Brunner rods in German auction

Some rare reels by the innovative Dutchman Ari ‘t Hart and a couple of split-cane rods by the the superb German maker Walter Brunner are among […]
1st October 2012

1891 Hardy Perfect sells for £10,500

An 1891 4.5in brass Hardy Perfect was the highlight of Angling Auctions‘ sale at Chiswick, London, on Saturday, selling for a hefty £10,500 (excluding 15% buyers’ […]
1st October 2012

Man who brought Rapala lures to US dies

The man who played a key role in introducing Rapala lures to the US has died. Ron Weber, who was 84, was still running four businesses […]