meant 2 fish bendriks 2day but blowin a gale. went 2 ranny, a lot better weather wise. 1 whiting 1 small codling returned safely. my mate a novice had 4 casts in in a row and 4 beautiful clonkin bites,, lost every fish, they were biggies, the 1 a cod was double figures, he dropped off 10 ft from the beach. he was gutted, i was gutted, then he had a bite and asked me to take it for him, it was an undersized codling, again returned safely, but he has had his 1st codling although i brought it in for him,, all in all it was a funny day, but i enjoyed it. fishing was slow, but there r some lunkers out there. and the funny thing was they were on fish bait, makrel mainly, we had rag but not much luk on that.. the 1 he lost 10 ft away made his rod bend in half, perhaps theres hope for us all yet. i am down there 2moro again 2 try and get the 1s he lost.. we will c ..