Angling is one of the most popular sports and pastimes in the UK and every year an estimated 20 per cent of the population partake in freshwater fishing.

There are a wide range of fishing magazines on the market covering everything from deep sea fishing to match and carp fishing.

Many titles come covermounted with free gifts, adding additional value for readers and increased sales for retailers.

The best performing titles in the market are the weekly publications the Angling Times and the Angler’s Mail.

Interest in the sector is buoyed by television shows such as Channel Five’s Robson’s Extreme Fishing Challenge and the BBC’s Toughest Place to be a Fisherman.

See below for a full list of bestsellers.



Angling Times

Angler’s Mail

Sea Angler

Trout Salmon

Improve Your Coarse Fishing

Total Carp


Trout Fisherman


Match Fishing

Pole Fishing

Total Sea Fishing

Fly Fishing & Fly Tying

Advanced Carp Fishing

Sae Fishing Magazine

Today’s Fly Fisher


Crafty Carper