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  1. Anyone know of any Beach fishing lessons in essex

    General Sea Angling Discussion
    Hiya I'm very new to sea fishing been 4 times now (yet to catch lol) and on the last 2 seasons my 8 year daughter has come alone and loved it, so I'm wondering if anyone knows of any lessons near Southend/shoebury in essex. As although I've watched a lot of YouTube videos and read a lot online I...
  2. Shore Shoreham Widewater last night- 21st July

    South Coast & CI Catch Reports
    Had a nice little session at Shoreham Widewater last night. Arrived 8pm after digging blow locally. Beaches were quite busy with anglers and had to walk a few hundred yards up towards Lancing to past the outfall pipe ..... Fish from the off, blow lug and squid on flappers bringing in a steady...
  3. Shore Late August east coast return

    East Coast Catch Reports
    I'll be back down on the east coast again on August the 23rd for a weeks fishing at hemsby and caister.. I was supposed to be here the last week in junw for the hounds but had to re book a bit on the mate side due to the virus. I was wondering if the hounds are usually still around this late in...
  4. Unused bait and PVA bags for shore angling?

    Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi, Has anyone tried emulating the PVA mesh bags that carp anglers use to get more scent by their bait from the shore? I invariably have some bait leftover after most trips and wondered if freeze drying or desiccating it, sticking it in a PVA mesh bag and using it as "groundbait" by the hook...
  5. Suitable piers & walls

    General Sea Angling Discussion
    Hi All Great news we can finally get out again. I am after some info and advice for disabled friendly marks around the North West. I fish with a friend who has to use crutches after the loss of the lower half of her left leg so no rock spots please. She can fish from beaches but prefers piers...
  6. Shore Rumness/Auchmithie Angus

    Scotland Catch Reports
    First Post here. Fished Rumness on Friday, a real scramble down to the rock mark on the south side of rocky bay. Was quite a trek from Auchmithie with gear. Was a last min trip so only took frozen black lug and mackerel as bait. Fished an hour before low and 3 hrs up. The water was thick with...
  7. Sea trout fishing around Oban.

    Scotland Catch Reports
    Hi folks I’m heading to the Oban area to work tomorrow for a few days and hoping to have some time in the evenings for a cast or 2 from the shore but I’m not familiar with the area so any advice would be good, I’ll only have my spinning rods with me as bait isn’t an option. Catch and release as...
  8. Shore fishing for sea trout around Oban area.

    Shore Angling
    Hi folks I’m heading to the Oban area to work tomorrow for a few days and hoping to have some time in the evenings for a cast or 2 from the shore but I’m not familiar with the area so any advice would be good, I’ll only have my spinning rods with me as bait isn’t an option. Catch and release...
  9. Rocky Marks in South East?

    South East Catch Reports
    Hi Everyone, I am new in the forum and never gone fishing in the UK. I was slow jigging on boat, shore jigging and light jigging on rocky marks in Greece this summer and enjoyed a lot. I need your help as I don't know any marks in the UK. 1-Is there any rocky marks in South East? 2-Which marks...
  10. [Beach/Feathering] Advice on current setup

    Beginners and Improvers
    I thought it would be a good idea and post on here since I've ended up accumulating a (relatively) moderate amount of gear without really getting into fishing. Essentially, the main fishing I have been doing is feathering for mackerel and the current gear I have is the Shakespeare Agility 2...
  11. Location Advice South West England

    General Sea Angling Discussion
    Hi guys! I’m new to shore/beach fishing, I’ve come on a little jollyday down to clevedon and I’ve bought some beach fishing gear, I’m new to beach and shore fishing but I have a little knowledge, I’m reasonably experienced in inland angling but I really want some advice on where to go for some...
  12. Tenerife

    General Sea Angling Discussion
    any advice on shore fishing in Tenerife Thank guys
  13. What species of fish are around to catch at the moment?

    Shore Angling
    Hello i am based in Portsmouth and i usually fish around Eastney area, what species of fish are around during the beginning of May?
  14. Any suggestions

    Scotland Catch Reports
    Haven't been able to get out much this year due to work :( finally getting out the Moro.. . Any ideas where is worth a visit?? Thinking east coast area, stay near Arbroath but hear that not much happening round my way the now. Just wanna get a couple of fish not greedy lol don't expect any...
  15. Replacement for my Daiwa opus e5000a

    Tackle & Equipment Discussions
    Hi, folks, I have the above reel but I'm looking to replace it with something the same size in a similar price league has anyone out there got any suggestions? i would love another e5000 but there doesnt seem to be any about. The reel will only be used for flatties and some spinning. cheers
  16. Advice HOW CAN THIS BE POSSIBLY RIGHT OR FAIR WHEN TRAWLERS CATCH HUNDREDS OF BASS A TRIP AND US ROD AND LI

    South & West Wales Catch Reports
    hi all, does anyone at all agree with the new bass rules?, no bass can be killed for the table, only catch and release is allowed, but trawlers are allowed to fish for hundreds of bass a trip, seems the totally wrong way around to me, have the EU no common sense at all??? HOW CAN THIS BE...
  17. Conditions of Bass stocks (and other fish stocks)

    North Wales Catch Reports
    Its interesting to see how Bass stocks and catches fluctuate over the years, where they show up, what the average size is and what they are eating. What do you all think is the future of Bass fishing in North Wales and Anglesey ? Do you think it will be any different to the past/present? What...
  18. Shore Rare Species

    North Wales Catch Reports
    I just remembered this. Last year i was fishing at Amlwch breakwater, there was a guy there who was fishing light straight down the front and the side, he was getting scorpion fish, blennies and small corkwing wrasse along with the odd goldsinny or ballan. About an hour before high he reeled in...
  19. is it the right time for smooth hound fishing on the shore?

    Shore Angling
    is it the right time for smooth hound fishing on the shore? And if so how many have you caught so far?
  20. Best species to aim for in may?

    Shore Angling
    I have been fishing quite a lot in the spring and had no luck and i understand that spring is a quite time for fishing but what species should i be aiming for and what is the best bait to use around spring as well.
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