A wonderful sky to finish off a great day
07 Jan 2018

Common Skate Tag Along With Laura Dawn

Ronnie Campbell has been involved in common skate fishing around Oban for many years. His expertise in the targeting, capture and release of these monstrous elasmobranch species is renowned throughout the UK and Europe. I was fortunate to be among a group

kinlochbervie red gurnard
19 Sep 2017

Last Charter Trip on Nimrod with Jimmy Mac

A day out with Jimmy Mac from KLB before the Nimrod is sold. Nothing big but constant action to the NW of port with hadddies, codling and whiting. Simple Tronixpro boom rig and mackerel strip produced all the fish.  

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26 Aug 2017

LRF Around Caithness Harbours

I decided to head out round some of the Caithness harbours for a day with the LRf tackle. First stop was the picturesque haven at Lybster. I had hoped to pick up some flounders here but the combination of a

Andy Loble with a qualitty Shetnad Isles cod
19 Mar 2017

Shetland Isles Recce in Small Watercraft

Andy Loble is constantly up for a challenge when it comes to fishing. He has always had a thing for adrenaline sports and feels there should be no reason why you can’t add a bit of excitement to your fishing.

A close up of a Scottish porbeagle shark
18 Dec 2016

Porbeagle Shark Fishing in Scotland

Since the fishery was first discovered by members of the Caithness Sea Angling Association in the early 90’s the north coast porbeagle shark fishing has quietly simmered away off the radar. Top Scottish rod Scott Gibson tells the tale of

general new and reports
13 Jul 2015

Highland & Islands and Western Isles Open 2015

Well, that's the Western Isles open competitions over for another year, a huge thanks to everyone who took part in the competition, especially all those who made their way across the Minch to Stornoway, making sure it was a fantastic

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07 Jul 2015

Skate Fishing Oban on Laura Dawn 2 with Skipper Ronnie Campbell

Ron Angel goes common Skate fishing out from Oban, Scotland on the Charter boat, Laura Dawn 2 with legendary skipper, Ronnie Campbell.

general new and reports
01 Jun 2015

EFSA Scotland Cod Festival 2015, Arbroath

This year's EFSA Scotland Cod Championships at Arbroath turned into a real battle of the Champions as previous winners Peter Redshaw, Steve Souter, Scott Gibson, Billy Murray and Jim Henderson, as well as reigning EFSA Individual Champion, Robbie Robertson, were

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05 Jan 2015

Common Skate Fishing out of Oban

First try with DSLR video, just some footage while shooting stills. 29th December 2014 out of Oban on the Laura Dawn II skippered by Ronnie Campbell

30 Dec 2014

Sucessful End of Year Skate Trip Aboard Laura Dawn II

We left Oban slipway at 09:00 aboard the Laura Dawn II skippered by Ronnie Campbell on a bright but sharp December morning. By ten o’clock the boat had settled at anchor and the baits were on their way to the