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

John with a typical Essex thornback
26 Mar 2017

Essex Thornback On The Target List

John Popplewell explains why Essex thornback ray are on his target list throughout the year as he heads to Holland on Sea for a day on the beach.

Locating South Devon Bass - Exploring the south Devon coastline
14 Feb 2017

Locating South Devon Bass – Time to Explore

Marc Cowling is a thoughtful, perceptive shore angling guide who has an extensive knowledge of Devon bass fishing and other speciesin the south Devon area. His passion is lure fishing for the bass which lurk around the rocky shoreline and

John with a good a Lincolnshire smoothhound
23 Jul 2016

On The Lincolnshire Smoothhounds

Mention the word smoothhound to a sea angler and it will send a tingle down his or her back. There’s something about these long, lean fighting machines that will set the heart racing!

the expanse of CHesil beach
07 Oct 2015

The Great Chesil Adventure

England International Kimberley Lawn heads to Chesil Beach for a species hunt.

Weymouth cod fishing on Supanova two cod
14 Jul 2015

Weymouth Cod Heaven on Supanova II

Weather worries put to rest Steve “Madpolka” Parker heads out from Weymouth aboard Supanova II for what turned out to be a cod catching day of a lifetime.

fishing St Osyth beach thornback ray
17 Jun 2015

St Osyth Thornback Foray

John Popplewell takes us on an outing to St Osyth in Essex where he and a couple of fishing friends target the ever popular, early season thornback ray on this favourite venue.

wibac boat fishing weymouth winner Matt Osbourne
27 Oct 2014

Allez les Bleus à Weymouth

For the past few years the Pizza Jacques gang from France have visited the top charter port of Weymouth to take part in various fishing competitons. This year saw them fish the Weymouth International Boat Angling Challenge organised by Weymouth Angling Centre.

blonde hunt at Weymouth
28 Sep 2014

A Blonde Moment, or Five

As a driver of a desk from Monday to Friday a day at sea can often stretch muscles I rarely use. As I sit and write this my back and shoulders are stiffening to an extent that tells me yesterday was a truly remarkable day’s sport! So here’s how a terrific day afloat from Weymouth unfolded as we found the blonde ray.