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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: Hello derod, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:14 PM
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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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    3. Shore Angling

      The place to discuss all aspects of fishing from the shore.
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      Latest: Tip tornado ld Colin Chaplin, Mar 29, 2017 at 10:31 PM
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    4. Casting

      A forum for questions relating to casting and casting technique.
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      A section where less experienced anglers can ask for help and advice.
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      Latest: Help Indentifying Mullet? Colin Chaplin, Mar 29, 2017 at 7:45 PM
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      A forum for discussing baits, presentation and anything else to do with angling baits.
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    7. 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: WW2 Recipes and fish related literature Colin Chaplin, Mar 23, 2017 at 8:40 PM
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    8. Species Hunt 2016

      The WSF Species Hunt 2016
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    9. Species Hunt 2017

      The WSF Species Hunt 2017
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      Latest: Fishingmad26 shore species hunt 2017 fishingmad26, Mar 29, 2017 at 12:51 PM
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    1. Tackle & Equipment Discussions

      Talk about everything tackle.
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      The forum for discussing and asking questions regarding anything to do with reel repair and maintenance.
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      The forum for discussion, asking questions and advice on rod building.
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      The forum for those who like to make their own tackle and accessories.
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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: lure fishing braid to mono knots ROCK-ROVER, Mar 29, 2017 at 7:52 PM
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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: Lure fishing begginer Richie2468, Mar 29, 2017 at 11:52 PM
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    3. Light Game Forum

      HRF and everything between LRF and Bass lure fishing.
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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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    5. Saltwater Fly Fishing

      The forum to discuss all things related to Saltwater Fly Fishing.
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      Latest: What lines WELSH-MAN, Mar 28, 2017 at 9:41 PM
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    6. General Lure Fishing Topics

      This place for talking about fishing with lures!
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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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    1. Boat Angling / Angling Afloat

      Ask for help, give advice or just chat about boat angling techniques.
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      A forum for owners or aspiring owners wanting to talk or ask questions about boating, boats, maintenance or equipment.
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      Ask for help, give advice or just chat about kayaks and kayak angling techniques.
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      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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    3. South West Catch Reports

      Covers Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and the Bristol Channel.
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      Latest: Slapton Whale. the_cod_father, Mar 29, 2017 at 11:38 PM
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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: 3 Days later....... Bykerfisher, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:32 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: Cullernose point Bykerfisher, Mar 29, 2017 at 2:42 PM
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      Covers Whitby, East Riding of Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire
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      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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    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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      Sea fishing reports for venues in Scotland.
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      Catch reports and information for fishing in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
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    The place to buy and sell your own gear and find bargains from eBay, Amazon, Tackle Shops and other sources.
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      Talk about European fishing
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      Latest: Lures for Norway Happy Dude, Mar 29, 2017 at 11:07 AM
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      Talk about fishing around the rest of the world.
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      A forum for discussion of carp, coarse and predator angling.
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      A forum for discussion of game angling.
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    2. Find Fishing Friends

      Groups where you can find other anglers to fishing with
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    3. Angling Clubs

      Groups for angling clubs
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      Latest: Angling Catalogues Timbc2, Mar 29, 2017 at 9:02 PM
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