WSF Blogs

Here our team of writers will let you know about their latest angling exploits, the gear they are using and any tips and advice they want to pass on. Blogs are regularly updated by all of the team. This is also the place where you will find the latest sea angling news.

Blog sections: Mike Thrussell | Tim Harrison | News | Editorial


Fixed spool trigger
Sep25

Fixed spool trigger

In keeping with our philosophy that you don’t have to be a multi-national tackle company to produce innovative tackle, In New Tackle We Trust looks at a new device from angler Den Darkin, the Fixed Spool Trigger.

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Life after dementia – angling trips huge success
Sep24

Life after dementia – angling trips huge success

Keen angler Mark MacNeaney teamed up with Skipper and Owner, Malcolm Collins, of the charter boat “Just Mary” to provide angling trips for residents of Whitbourne House Dementia Home: Forget Me Not Day Centre for adults with the onset of dementia, The Ridings Day Centre for older people with dementia and the OK4U Day Centre for adults with learning difficulties and disabilities.

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Bring on the West Cork Bass
Sep24

Bring on the West Cork Bass

Jim O’Donnell looks at the success of bass protection in Ireland and how it has spawned a sports fishing bass industry.

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Are bass lure fishing leaders needed?
Sep23

Are bass lure fishing leaders needed?

West Wales bass angling guide, Tim Harrison looks at bass lure fishing leaders and argues that they are not needed at all…

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Blue shark and stone basse bonanza!
Sep22

Blue shark and stone basse bonanza!

Mike Thrussell heads to Union Hall, Cork for what turns out to be a halcyon day of fishing, including numerous blue shark and a rare stone basse.

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Asso UK ‘Lines Up’ Team England World Men’s Shore Team
Sep21

Asso UK ‘Lines Up’ Team England World Men’s Shore Team

The Angling Trust has announced a partnership with Asso UK that will see Team England World Men’s Shore Team receive product support in the 31st FIPS-Mer World Shore Angling Championships in Port d’Albret, France

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