Welcome to The Bending Rod, my own personal angling blog and diary.


I'm based in the West Midlands where I do most of my fishing, but I'll be aiming to take you not just around my local venues, but on trips around the UK finding and fishing some of the best fisheries for course fishing and trout. From farm ponds to reservoirs, canals to mighty rivers and everything in between, you can follow my angling adventures, right here on The Bending Rod.

Friday, 12 May 2017

Joe Chatterton's Angling Diary: Severn Roach and an Opportunity

A great post by Joe bringing back some happy memories of my days-gone-by fishing the River Severn in my hometown, Stourport-on-Severn.

Joe Chatterton's Angling Diary: Severn Roach and an Opportunity: In days gone by the middle Severn was a mecca for Roach fishing and it seems to be making a bit of a comeback as far as it's silverfi...