Shore caught grey gurnard
17 Jun 2017

Scrabster Grey Gurnards

A couple of grey gurnards from the rock ledges near to Scrabster lighthouse. Nice change from the constant stream of dabs.

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Sandside beach Caithness
16 Jun 2017

Sandside Beach Caithness

A low water neap tide flyover on Sandside beach. The beach, in Caithness, is one of the furthest north on mainland Scotland and is a popular spot for local anglers targeting flounders and bass.

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a light tackle flounder from Scrabster harbour
11 Jun 2017

Scrabster Fish Market Pier LRF Session

Fished from the fish market pier using sections of white rag from early morning dig. Lots of small dabs plus flounder, mackerel and even a tiny cod. Mackerel breaking the surface hunting sandeel and guillemots flying under water after the

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John Popplewell with the the biggest bass from his seven bass haul
23 May 2017

Essex Smoothhound Run the Boat Gauntlet

At last Summer is here, it has taken some time, but those chilly easterly winds have gone and now we are in a gentle warm southerly breeze. The Summer species are now arriving and the long awaited Essex smoothhound packs are gradually

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Large shad rigged to go
22 May 2017

Rigging Large Shad for Sea Fishing

Rigging large plastic lures such as shads can be a struggle when using thick gauge wire hooks in sizes of 10/0 upwards, but the use of heat can simplify the task. I was fed up wrestling with the friction involved when

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Tronix Double Compartment Quiver with rods
14 May 2017

Double Compartment Quiver from Tronixpro

Part of the Tronixpro luggage collection the double compartment quiver provides secure, protective, portable storage for the angler afloat or on the shore. For a number of years I have tried various rod holdalls and quivers for both boat and

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Ikea weigh sling bag folded with scales
07 May 2017

Effective Inexpensive Weigh Sling

With the bass ban looking like a regular annual feature and more sea anglers practicing catch and release on a customary basis there is an increasing requirement for a protective weigh sling. While you could splash out between £20 and

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06 May 2017

Tralee Bay Conservation Measures

Tralee Bay is a breeding ground for sharks, skates and rays and has been for thousands of years. In the 1960s, up to 700Kg of these creatures would be caught in the first hour alone of fishing competitions, all of

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a Thames thornback ray
28 Apr 2017

Thornback Ray Boat Fishing Rigs Tips and Tactics

For this latest episode the From the Waters Edge team headed back down to Essex to fish with their good friend Phil White, aboard his boat the Chinook III. They had one species in mind, the thornback ray or skate,

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David Playforth with a good North Pier cod
25 Apr 2017

Flatties Score for Fleetwood Club

Anthony Paiyne fished a session half hour before high and 2½hours on the ebb using frozen black and a few crab. He wasn’t expecting much as it normally fishes better on the flood. First cast produced a flounder. Then nothing

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