The man with the pipe is FA Michell-Hedges: adventurer, writer, explorer and possibly the worst liar to pick up a fishing rod. We try to sort face fromm fiction in a life story that culminated in him claiming discovery of Indiana Jones’ Crystal Skull.
The jewel in every Mitchell collector’s crown: an original first Mitchell. We tell you exactly how to identify a genuine one from a ‘Frankenstein’.
The sight of an auctioneer taking bids at a live sale could become a thing of the past if Lang’s decision to switch to an online auction proves a success.
Ghillie Gregor Mackenzie fished with David Niven and Sir Charles Forte. Graham Mole, who wrote Gregor’s biography, recalls his memories of the man.
John Wilson has arguably been the most watched angler in Europe. We review his autobiography, as well as books by Richard Walker and others.