Mark is a noted specimen coarse angler, and a fly angler who also turns his hand to sea fishing.
Mark has been lucky to fish not merely in the UK but across five continents.
He is a regular contributor to the angling press (including a regular column in Waterlog) as well as an author of nine books on fish and fishing.
Mark has been involved with various influential organisations, including:
Former Director of the Anglers' Conservation Association (ACA) for many years until its transformation into Fish Legal, and the Angling Trust, also serving on the Moran Committee in that time
Mark continues to contribute to fishery conferences and to various public meetings and presentations.
Mark maintains a blog on his fishing and fish-related activities; have a look and see what’s new!