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Grey Mullet 6lb 14oz

The Perplexing Mullet

Ireland's Copper Coast is famous throughout the world for its bass fishing, however little is known about its superb mullet fishing - Wayne Thomas and friend...

Where have the mackerel gone?

Where have all the mackerel gone?

With anglers in many parts of the UK struggling to find good, consistent catches of mackerel, Ian Nesbitt investigates why catches of this once prolific...

Winter Bristol Channel Cod Fishing

Wayne Thomas heads to Minehead jumping aboard Osprey for some winter Bristol Channel cod fishing which yields not only cod but rays and conger too.

James with a 3lb+ Irish Mullet

Travelling angler

Whilst fishing away from your own grounds can often be productive and expand your angling knowledge, occasionally they don't always go according to plan...

Irish sea wreck caught pollack

Irish Sea wreck fishing

Mike Thrussell takes a trip out into the Irish Sea wreck fishing aboard Judy B out of the north Wales port of Pwllheli.

A hard fighting pollack for the author

Light Rod – Fun Fishing

South West contributor Wayne Thomas relives the joys of his first summer LRF fishing and discovers it is a great way to grab a few moments hassle free fishing...

Minehead Spring Ray Hunt

South West contributor Wayne Thomas ventures to the seaside resort of Minehead with Combe Martin Sea Angling Club in search of spring Rays.

Black Bream 3lb 1oz for Wayne Thomas

Sark fishing a unique adventure

Wayne Thomas, is son and some friends visit the picturesque channel island of Sark, home to some fantastic light tackle shore fishing.

Fun Fishing

Fun Fishing and First Casts

When Sea Ilfracombe approached Combe Martin Sea Angling Club to organize a fishing event to coincide with their Maritime Festival it seemed an opportunity too...