Inner side of the Yaktrax Pro
12 Nov 2017

Yaktrax Pro Footwear Grips Reviewed

Yaktrax ice grips, while designed for snow and ice, provide a sure footed grip for the rock angler. The shore angler on rocky marks is liable to encounter seaweed and the dreaded black algae, both of which leave even the

2018 tide tables graphic
08 Nov 2017

Tide Tables UK and Ireland 2018

The 2018 tide tables for the UK and the Irish Republic are now available on the site. Knowledge of tides is extremely important for the sea angler more many reasons including catching fish, collecting bait and launching small boats launching

two lesser spotted dogfish
02 Nov 2017

Fylde Coast Alive With Fish

The Fylde coast is alive with fish at the moment. There are plenty of dogfish, whiting and dabs, with still the odd plaice and bass kicking about. The night tides are producing than daylight where it is a fish a

Garmin gps
31 Oct 2017

Garmin Acquires Navionics

Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it has acquired Navionics S.p.A., a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry. “Navionics has long been known as a leading supplier of highly accurate navigational charts

David Playforth with his pier bass
25 Oct 2017

Lancashire Shore Fishing Productive

Plenty of fish about the Lancashire coastline with hauls at low water of up to 50 fish a session. Although there are lots of small stuff it looks good for the winter. Dogfish and whiting are still the most prolific

baited hook with floating beads
24 Oct 2017

Floating Beads Do Work

If you are not sure whether floating beads are effective this short video shows them in action. The oval beads in this case are 15mm long and 7mm at their widest. The rig is pinned by the camera at one

The National Police Boat Championships
23 Oct 2017

Police Fishing Nationals In Thames Estuary

The temperature has dropped a degree or two this week and it is feeling more like autumn. A few more codling reported this week from boats and shore although they are proving to be very small and not what we

L/R Derek Yuille, Champion Jon Law and Joël Luyts
15 Oct 2017

Welsh Success At Weymouth WIBAC

After a successful EFSA European Championships at Weymouth Andy and Charlotte Selby of Weymouth Angling Centre came up with the idea of a five day competition to be fished out of the UK’s busiest charter port. After decisions on the

Combined signs
13 Oct 2017

Weymouth and Portland Anglers Spoiled for Choice

Locals and anglers visiting the Weymouth and Portland area are fortunate to have to first-class fishing tackle shops available to them. Weymouth Angling Centre and Chesil Bait ‘N’ Tackle are well stocked emporiums which cover all the needs and wants of the sea angler in particular. It

Glued tubing and beads produces a neat rig
24 Sep 2017

Two-Way Beads Glued Fishing Rigs

More and more anglers are converting to using glued stops and two-way beads for rig building. Here we walk you through the materials required and the simplest method of producing these shore and boat rigs. Glued rig stops in conjunction