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Shakespeare Agility Tipster

As a big fan of light tackle rods, Mike Thrussell Jnr investigates the Shakespeare Agility Tipster – an all round light boat and shore fishing rod.

Shakespeare Salt Rod Rest

Mike Thrussell Jnr takes a look at the Shakespeare Salt Rod Rest, a stable platform for securing your fishing rods in the worst of weathers.

The Abu Garcia 7500i with traditional brass side plates

Abu Garcia 7500 Elite Reel

We take the Abu Garcia 7500 Elite for a road test to see if this new incarnation of a classic Abu Garcia reel lives up to its enviable reputation.

Grauvell Teklon Royal 802

Mike Thrussell Jnr battles the gales and rain to fish a mark he hasn’t fished since he was a kid to try out the Grauvell Teklon Royal 802 lure fishing rod.

The Coaster Companion complete with coasters clamping a Penn Mag 525 in place.

The Coaster Companion

Mike Thrussell Jnr takes a look at product designed to secure your multiplier to your rod butt better, the Coaster Companion.

Shakespeare Salt Beach Shelter

When it comes to protecting your gear and setting up a base a beach shelter is a must, we take a look at the Shakespeare Salt Beach Shelter.