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    1. WSF Rules and FAQ

      The rules of the WSF Forum and the Frequently Asked Questions
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    1. Newbie Introduction Forum

      Introduce yourself to the World Sea Fishing forum members...
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      Latest: NEWBIE IrishDane, Jun 24, 2017 at 3:32 AM
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    2. General Sea Angling Discussion

      A forum that covers everything else angling related not covered by our other forums.
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      Latest: Angling Trust Response - New Fisheries Bill Norm B, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:13 PM
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    3. Shore Angling

      The place to discuss all aspects of fishing from the shore.
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      Latest: Can anyone help Berimbolo, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:45 PM
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    4. Float Fishing Forum

      Saltwater Float Fishing
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      Latest: Night Fishing Bazzer2k8, Jun 23, 2017 at 11:06 AM
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    5. Casting

      A forum for questions relating to casting and casting technique.
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      Latest: Surfcast Wales Event 25th June 2017 (Pembrey). huntersea, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:20 AM
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    6. Beginners and Improvers

      A section where less experienced anglers can ask for help and advice.
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      Latest: Beach casting instruction in Devon or Dorset Berimbolo, Jun 24, 2017 at 1:06 PM
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    7. Bait Discussion

      A forum for discussing baits, presentation and anything else to do with angling baits.
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      Latest: Mullet on isome? IrishDane, Jun 24, 2017 at 3:48 AM
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    8. Cooking your catch

      Many anglers like to eat a proportion of their catch, this forum is for those who want to discuss and exchange ideas on how to do it.
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      Latest: Basa from Aldi Gilly1966, Jun 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM
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    9. Species Hunt 2016

      The WSF Species Hunt 2016
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    10. Species Hunt 2017

      The WSF Species Hunt 2017
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      Latest: cap'nhaddock species hunt 2017, shore only IrishDane, Jun 24, 2017 at 6:28 AM
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    1. Tackle & Equipment Discussions

      Talk about everything tackle.
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    2. Reel Repair and Maintenance

      The forum for discussing and asking questions regarding anything to do with reel repair and maintenance.
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      Latest: Shimano Spinning Reel Problem blakdog, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:27 AM
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    3. Rod Building

      The forum for discussion, asking questions and advice on rod building.
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      Latest: Blank Painting saltzworth, Jun 23, 2017 at 5:01 PM
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    4. DIY Tackle

      The forum for those who like to make their own tackle and accessories.
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      Latest: Night float with light. tournamag, May 27, 2017
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    1. Lure Fishing How To Guides

      How to guides on various aspects of lure fishing, ideal for the beginner and useful for the experts too :)
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      Latest: Cebars/German Sprat. Dave Hughes, Jun 24, 2017 at 7:56 AM
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    2. Bass Lure Fishing

      Discuss all topics relating to bass lure fishing from tackle, technique to marks.
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      Latest: Another session another blank headlight, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:01 PM
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    3. Light Game Forum

      HRF and everything between LRF and Bass lure fishing.
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      Latest: Spotted sea bass? Pete E, Jun 23, 2017 at 1:55 PM
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    4. LRF Forum - Light Rock Fishing

      A forum within the spirit of LRF sub 8g and max 6lbs breaking strain
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      Latest: A couple of vids mikeyfelley, Jun 23, 2017 at 4:51 PM
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    5. Saltwater Fly Fishing

      The forum to discuss all things related to Saltwater Fly Fishing.
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    6. General Lure Fishing Topics

      This place for talking about fishing with lures!
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      Latest: When is braid too thin? Beamsley, Jun 24, 2017 at 5:33 AM
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    7. Lure DIY: Home Made Lures & Lure Fishing Tackle

      For the discussion of making your own lures and lure fishing tackle
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      Latest: Lure making question Molehill, Jun 22, 2017 at 5:43 PM
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    1. Boat Angling / Angling Afloat

      Ask for help, give advice or just chat about boat angling techniques.
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      Latest: Kittiwake Report - Last Weekend Conor Murphy, Jun 24, 2017 at 10:38 AM
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    2. Boat Owning, Equipment and Maintenance

      A forum for owners or aspiring owners wanting to talk or ask questions about boating, boats, maintenance or equipment.
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    3. Kayak Angling Forum

      Ask for help, give advice or just chat about kayaks and kayak angling techniques.
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    4. Boat Owning Groups

      WSF Groups for people who own certain makes of boats.
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    1. South East Catch Reports

      Covering Essex and Kent.
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    2. South Coast & CI Catch Reports

      Covers Sussex, Hampshire, Dorset, Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands.
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      Latest: Seaford bay Mackerel? Beachchucker, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:21 AM
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    3. South West Catch Reports

      Covers Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and the Bristol Channel.
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      Latest: Mackerel around? john mitchell, Jun 24, 2017 at 9:28 AM
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    4. North West & the Isle of Man Catch Reports

      Covers Merseyside, Lancashire and Cumbria. Also covers the Isle of Man.
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      Latest: New to the area... crabhook, Jun 23, 2017 at 11:49 PM
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    5. North East Catch Reports

      Covers Northumberland, Durham, Tyne & Wear, Teeside, Middlesborough, Redcar and Cleveland.
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      Latest: Beadnell Geordie Ghillie, Jun 23, 2017 at 11:42 PM
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    6. Whitby, Holderness & The Humber Catch Reports

      Covers Whitby, East Riding of Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire
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    7. East Coast Catch Reports

      Covers Norfolk, Suffolk and South East Lincolnshire.
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    8. North Wales Catch Reports

      Catch reports and information for fishing in North Wales covering Anglesey, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd and Wrexham.
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      Latest: Soooo Close valleyboy, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:59 PM
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    9. South & West Wales Catch Reports

      Catch reports and information for fishing in South and West Wales covering Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Swansea, Neath Port Talbot, Bridgend, Vale of Glamorgan, Cardiff, Newport, Monmouthshire.
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      Latest: ANYONE FANCY A MINI MEET ON THE GREYS ? Simon board, Jun 24, 2017 at 12:56 PM
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    10. Scotland Catch Reports

      Sea fishing reports for venues in Scotland.
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      Latest: Skye Delivers......... AlanM, Jun 24, 2017 at 9:12 AM
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      Catch reports and information for fishing in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
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      Latest: West coast wanderers IrishDane, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:30 AM
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  1. WSF Marketplace

    The place to buy and sell your own gear and find bargains from eBay, Amazon, Tackle Shops and other sources.
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      Buy and sell unwanted personal items.
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    1. Europe

      Talk about European fishing
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      Latest: Sandland Brygge, now!! leginfisher, Jun 24, 2017 at 10:14 AM
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    2. Rest of the World

      Talk about fishing around the rest of the world.
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      Latest: Costa Rica, Feb 2018 Advice Whuntress, Jun 24, 2017 at 9:41 AM
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    1. Carp and Coarse

      A forum for discussion of carp, coarse and predator angling.
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      Latest: Simple Carp Rigs and Baits liphook, Jun 21, 2017 at 3:47 PM
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      A forum for discussion of game angling.
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      Latest: Wanted BOSbaldy, Jun 17, 2017
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      Latest: Weather forecast Calderm, Jun 20, 2017 at 6:31 PM
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    2. Find Fishing Friends

      Groups where you can find other anglers to fishing with
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      Latest: Fishing buddy needed. Dave Billings, Jun 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM
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    3. Angling Clubs

      Groups for angling clubs
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      Latest: Vintage angling books. cap'nhaddock, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:51 AM
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