Islander Spin Jig Rods spigot
27 Mar 2013

Islander Spin Jig Rods

Perfecting the choice of two Islander Spin Jig boat rods was challenging, but with blanks sourced from New Zealand, and the best fittings and build quality available UK HOOKS are confident they have got them spot on.

UK Hooks Shore Rigs flapper
28 Mar 2012


With 12 core rig designs and a build-to-order option the expansive UK Hooks Shore Rig range offers just about everything beach, rock and pier anglers could want.

UK Hooks Boat Rigs cod
31 Oct 2011

UK Hooks Boat Rigs

Finding good ready-made boat fishing rigs can be like hunting sugar grains among mountains of salt. But there’s no need to panic because the Boat Rig range from UK Hooks offers quality in spades.

Islander Boat Rods main decal
15 Sep 2010

Islander Boat Rods: 6-12lb and 12-20lb

Earlier this year Planet Sea Fishing reviewed the impressive Islander 30-35lb boat rod from Isle of Wight based UK Hooks. Now, hot on the heels of that fledgling classic come two further additions to the Islander rod range. Advance prototype

Zziplex Islander boat rod decals
14 Mar 2010

ZZIPLEX ISLANDER boat rod available only from UK HOOKS

Zziplex rods are a bit special: ‘precision tools engineered and formed by the hands of a genius’ might well sum up the weight of opinion among expert shore anglers and casters the world over. Various incarnations of the famous Zziplex

a large Sportsmans Utility Dry Boxes
06 Jan 2010

Sportsmans Utility Dry Boxes

Tackle box seats have long been regarded as the only real options for boat and shore anglers, but there are more compact alternatives. Here Des Westmore looks at the sturdy Sportsmans Utility Dry Boxes stocked by UK Hooks. I have

UK HOOKS moulds and leads
05 Oct 2009

New UK HOOKS moulds & leads

The Planet Sea Fishing squad make mountains of lead weights and owns more moulds than you can shake a rod butt at. Who better then to run the rule over the very latest CNC beach lead moulds from UK HOOKS. Since