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  1. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi everyone i understand it’s a personal thing but I’m looking for advise on either of these rods I’m not the best caster I just need a good quality fishing rod for abit of mixed ground mostly rough grounds I will be fishing for Tope of north wales of the rocks aswell as cod and pollack north...
  2. Bass Lure Fishing Forum
    Hi all, Looking at getting myself a spinning rod in the next couple of weeks, I have a budget of roughly £50. The rod I lure fish with at the moment is one I picked up for a fiver (cw 80-150g) so not ideal! I'm looking for a 9' rod with a cw between 15/20-60g. I have looked at the Abu Garcia...
  3. Scotland Catch Reports
    Hi guys, looking for some help. I’m from NI but I go to university here. Can anyone help me with good marks between Kirkcaldy and Buckshaven? Beaches, rocks - I’m prepped for either. Many thanks in advance
  4. General Sea Angling Discussion
    Hi guys I know I'm coming in near the end of the usual season for makerel but I would like to give it a go with a lure and a spinning rod I have. I live in shoeburyness near Southend in Essex and I am due to go off to pagham on 13th September for a week with family. Could anyone give me advice I...
  5. Scotland Catch Reports
    Fit Like Loons? Looking for someone who would be willing to help me catch my first conger, anyone up for the challenge? Cheers, Ronan
  6. Reel Repair and Maintenance
    Hi there im wondering if any of you can help i have a Daiwa Opus E5000a and im needing to track down an spare spool, Does anyone have one lying about or know where i could get one? I would prefer this to be the metal one however if only a plastic one was available I would take that instead...
  7. Bass Lure Fishing Forum
    FIRST POST HERE - Hi folks! :) • Firstly, (intro/side notes) I've recently moved to Paignton, Devon from Scotland - about 1.5+hr drive from the sea, so I tried fisheries and rivers - but after starting Sea Fishing (floats) 10-14 years ago, while down in Cornwall (2-4 times a year for 1-3weeks a...
  8. Newbie Introduction Forum
    Hi all. Iv just bought a new beachcaster and im gunna be doing some overnight beach fishing this week. Could anyone recommend the best places to fish? Iv heard the blast is good also seaham hall beach. I have 2 rods 1 beachcaster for 100+yards also 1 rod for 30-60 yards, im taking rotten bottom...
  9. Newbie Introduction Forum
    Hi all. Iv just bought a new beachcaster and im gunna be doing some overnight beach fishing this week. Could anyone recommend the best places to fish? Iv heard the blast is good also seaham hall beach. I have 2 rods 1 beachcaster for 100+yards also 1 rod for 30-60 yards, im taking rotten bottom...
  10. Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi all, Looking to upgrade my rod to something with a bit more power after using a £40 combo set for the past 5 years. Original thoughts are the RT X as the ground I’m fishing is off rocks and near kelp beds, but would also like something that can be used on a clean beach. So any other...
  11. Boat Angling / Angling Afloat
    So ladies and gents, ive got a marina GT 16 and find it's great on flat calm days and with a chop however sadly it's too small for my needs and it's been a very good first boat. I'm in search of a bigger boat now, 20ft to 24ft needs to be trailerable. I have £5000 no more. I need something that...
  12. Newbie Introduction Forum
    Hi everyone,I’m new to sea fishing but considering getting into due to the difficulty of getting to decent lochs etc. I’m based in Scotland and looking for some tips and hints. I’m heading to Wemyss Bay this weekend and hoping someone can give me some tips on where and what to fish,I’m looking...
  13. General Sea Angling Discussion
    not long had my boat seen some good vids on YouTube so ended up getting one. Just not sure on where I can take it or fish with it Barry Cardiff sully maybe?
  14. Northern Ireland & Rep of Ireland Catch Reports
    Hi guys I had a look at the fishing locations pinned thread and noticed one labelled as Whitehead Harbour, however the picture and pin is dropped at a smaller boat yard outside of Whitehead in what looks to be like a hard spot to reach. I was wondering has anyone been to the labelled spot...
  15. Newbie Introduction Forum
    Hello everyone, I'm new to WSF and sea fishing. I'm wanting to do my first fish in a couple of weeks time at Caister on Sea, I would be most grateful for any tips or advice on what to expect, bait to use etc. regarding anything to do with my first trip as a sea fisherman. Thank you all so much...
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