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  1. Looking for info on the Galloway area

    Boat Angling / Angling Afloat
    I’m looking for a nice fishing area for this summer, 2nd half of July. Looking at Google maps, I found the Galloway peninsula and Google redirected me to several sites about the area, including this one. So, now I’m in search for reliable info on the area: slipways, fishing hotspots, where to...
  2. Sunday 5th bumpy ride

    Boat Angling / Angling Afloat
    With the neap tide and despite the SW3-5 forecast we hatched a plan to go from Poole to Kimmeridge to a few spots which have done us well in the past. The passage round wasn't too bad but the wind was increasing and by the time we were on the mark the waves were bouncing the boat so much the...
  3. Whitehaven - Target Acquired and 2 PB's !

    North West & the Isle of Man Catch Reports
    Hi there, I don't post on here very much (don't catch much worth commenting on normally !) but I just had a good session at Whitehaven last week. Now I normally fish the North East, Roker, SS, Hebburn, Etc., and I used to post on the NESA site from time to time but not for a while. Originally...
  4. My first Ray North Beach

    East Coast Catch Reports
    Finally after many months of persevering I caught my first thornback Ray using a loop rig with size 2 hooks with Bluey as bait. Wasn't huge maybe a couple of pounds but a welcomed sight nonetheless. Also had some very small smoothhounds and plenty of whiting. No weed which was good:)
  5. FISHING WITH A CELEBRITY !!!2 firsts in a day at shoreham west arm !!!

    South Coast & CI Catch Reports
    An expected quiet day on my monster baits , the boy was immediately being harrased by bream before finally hooking his first one!!! Beautiful little thing probably around 12z i guess . Hes in this months SEA ANGLER MAGAZINE with one of his smoothhounds from langney point We then held out until...
  6. Going tomorrow night between 5 and 12

    General Sea Angling Discussion
    Where is best to go with rag and blacks for the best chances between seaford and shorham ?
  7. Shore Bristol catches

    South West Catch Reports
    Hi guys I'm just wondering if anyone can tell me where around Bristol/somerset is fishing well at the moment thanks
  8. Chesil Help Please

    General Sea Angling Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm keen on giving Chesil a crack (my first time) at some point in the coming months, probably in August or September. I want to target Rays, Gurnards, Hounds and Flatties (less interested in the Flatties), but I have no idea where to start.o_O Could anyone recommend to me which end...
  9. FINALLY MY RAY PAY DAY

    South East Catch Reports
    Will be doing a report in a while but to anyone who's noticed in after a ray , my quest is over . Will post report later on as still fishing. Buzzing is an understatement
  10. chesil beach who's fishing this evening

    South Coast & CI Catch Reports
    Wondering if anyone can help Reading some fantastic reports from here and I'm in pieces about my target species , rays Haven't had any luck in a few sessions been put on bad marks good marks ,just not getting anywhere Will be taking my two big gun rods,40lb traces with 3/0 hooks chosen bait to...
  11. Disguisted with some of the "help" I've had .Sea angling accomplice needed apply within

    Shore Angling
    Desperate to broaden my horizon, spots hit and species caught A nice ray is on my list. So I drive 2 hours , pay a decent amount for my bait , to be told my some young buck that the best way to catch rays is match hooks size 4,tiny baits and as close to rocks as you can. I was that gobsmacked...
  12. Still osyth beach am i in the right spot?

    South East Catch Reports
    Pretty sure I'm not where I wanted to head.... Anyone fished this ? Got out at sailor boy and walked left for 5 minutes now in this beach cove thing with some houses next to it Any ideas guys ?
  13. Walton pier. Kids are getting the better of me

    South East Catch Reports
    Kai has had a sole and an eel on his new IMAX fr match flattie rod I'm blanking on fish baits a guy just had a decent day next to me When is my time haha Looking ok for it though
  14. Walton pier tomorrow , hopefully a few episodes of everybody loves RAYmond

    South East Catch Reports
    Gonna have another day down Walton for the rays , it's only a matter of time. All week tomorrow has looked okay now thinking otherwise. Who's about down there ? Cornwall was a good shout but still didn't overly produce for me, however the boy had a good time
  15. WHOS FISHING TODAYNEED ESSEX MARKS FOR LONG AWAITED RAYS!!!

    South East Catch Reports
    hey guys, my names Dominic this is your first post on here , I'm an avid carp , cat and pike fisherman , trying to sort a couple of my sea fishing aims out. living on the Thames in grays my whole life , shoolies, eels and flatties have been my mainstay until 18.then had a sea angling break...
  16. Shore Southbourne again

    South Coast & CI Catch Reports
    I had yet another session down in front of the bistro this evening, luckily there was a section where no match anglers had set up so we managed to fit in with adequate space each side. The weed was god aweful, on the first cast I accidentally let the line drop into the surf and it took me 15...
  17. Shore Eastney Beach Catch Report 23/09/2016

    South Coast & CI Catch Reports
    After spending the last week chasing the mullet around the Old Portsmouth area, having some luck but only small ones, it was time to get back to the beach casting. Three of us fished Eastney beach during the day up towards the old radar installation, low tide to high. With no real targets...
  18. Felixstowe

    Shore Angling
    Hello everyone I've recently been trying my luck at Felixstowe but had nothing at all ? Tried various locations ie manor road and point view with all types of baits ie rag lug squid bluey herring but not even had a bite , this is the first year I've ever fished out of the winter cod months ...
  19. Shore Clarence Beach Catch Report 18/08/16

    South Coast & CI Catch Reports
    Hi all, new to the forums. Fished along Clarence beach 18/08/16. Got there four hours prior to high tide which was around midnight. Bait was fresh Mackerel caught earlier in the day, one up one down trace with size 1 on top and a 3/0 on bottom. Having had a small Spotted Ray out a week before...
  20. Carrick roads Friday eve

    South West Catch Reports
    Went Ray hunting Friday end , as the sun was setting I had nice plaice of 2lb . Gobbled a double eel bait ! Greedy thing No Ray but my PB plaice :D
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