15 Nov 2017

Whiting Hit North Shore Road

Despite a strong northerly wind and rough seas, Skegness Pier Angling Club (SPAC) Match 22 fished well at North Shore Road, with everyone catching fish. Long distance casting was an advantage and Grimsby ace Adie Cooper made the most of

Douglas Kane's pier cod
14 Nov 2017

Codling Moving On Lancashire Coast

The fishing is still very much the same this week with whiting, various flatfish species, small bass and dogfish. There have been a few codling off Rossall and Fleetwood Bay. The codling do normally enter the Bay first spreading to

norfolk whiting
13 Nov 2017

Joc Goudie Matchman’s Cup 2017

A special night for the club, with the Joc Goudie Matchman’s Cup up for grabs for the first time. 23 anglers graced the shores at Kelling, with the pegging left and right of the car park but not stretching as

Kenneth Forest with a Fleetwood match codling
09 Nov 2017

Lancashire Fishing Heats Up As Temperature Drops

This week has seen the fishing on the Lancashire coast improving yet again. Codling are slowly increasing in numbers along the shores, as can be seen from the Fleetwood and District AC results below. The dogfish are slowly on 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

Olly Yallop with a typical size thornback ray
07 Nov 2017

Summer Species Still Off Essex Shores

What strange times we are in on our coast, whether it is global warming or just a localised trend, our Summer species really don’t want to disappear. Even though we are into November the thornback ray, bass and even the

Match 20 winner Adie Cooper with one of his hounds
06 Nov 2017

Late Season Smoothhounds at Trunch Lane

Skegness Pier Angling Club (SPAC) members have been experiencing some great fishing in recent matches from local beaches, with the last of the summer species hanging on and the winter species arriving in force. In Match 19 held at Winthorpe

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