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!

a lure caught striper for Jack
20 Jun 2016

Fishing for Stripers at Nubble Light

Dana takes us on a trip to York, Maine where he fishes with lures for striped bass adjacent to the picturesque landmark of the Nubble Light.

fishing the shore for winter flounder
12 Jun 2016

In Pursuit of Winter Flounder

The US flounder is a more aggressive species than that found in Europe. Dana outlines the tackle and tactics used to hunt the Winter flounder.

a smiling female Canadian visitor with a cod
17 Jan 2016

Volcanic Adventures in the Faroe Islands

Sitting at his desk over the festive period Ally Campbell’s thoughts turn to planning fishing trips for 2016. High on his list of venues for the coming year are the volcanic Faroe Islands where he relished some great sport last year in and around the sheltered fjords.

the expanse of CHesil beach
07 Oct 2015

The Great Chesil Adventure

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

shore fishing Iceland magnificent backdrop
06 Jul 2015

Fishing the Shores of Fire and Ice

If I could just set the scene for you – deep crystal blue seas, a crisp breeze, stunning mountainous scenery and deep fjords plus the most friendly people I have ever met. This is my Iceland shore fishing, the land of fire and ice, and fishing to exceed your wildest imaginings.

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.

fishing discovery quay flounder
17 Aug 2014

Shorelines – Tay Estuary

Two venues immediately opposite each other on the banks of the river Tay and beside the city of Dundee, Discovery Quay and Wormit Bay can provide great sport for the beginner as well as providing a productive venue for the match angler.