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


Osprey Open 2014 Report
Oct16

Osprey Open 2014 Report

John O’Connor reports on the 2014 Osprey Open Flatfish Festival.

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Rare Almaco Jack caught
Oct14

Rare Almaco Jack caught

Angler, Scott Shepherd captures a rare almaco jack off the coast of Lundy Island.

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Huge Conger from Ilfracombe Pier
Oct04

Huge Conger from Ilfracombe Pier

Barnstaple angler Mark Frith lands one of Devon’s largest authenticated shore caught conger eels, whilst fishing Ilfracombe Pier.

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Angling Trust bangs the fishing drum at party conferences
Oct04

Angling Trust bangs the fishing drum at party conferences

Senior Angling Trust staff are busy doing the rounds of party political conferences to make sure that the voice of angling is communicated right to the top of the British political system.

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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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