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04.08.15 NEW PROTECTIONS FOR SEA BASS New restrictions on the fishing of sea bass, including the introduction of a minimum catch size, will come into effect from as early as 1 September. This is following action by UK government to protect this iconic and threatened species, Fisheries Minister George Eustice announced today. The new controls [...]
Seabass sinking into deep trouble as European states fail to agree on adequate rescue package - Iconic fish faces uncertain future, says Marine Conservation Society UK Bass Record - John Locker Whitby The UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS), says a fish that has become a restaurant favourite in recent [...]
What to look for in a soft lure? Forget about price for a minute. The amount of times I hear ‘Well you can get loads on ebay for a couple of quid’. Yes you’ll catch the odd fish but when it matters you’ll be left with an empty box of fish while everyone else is [...]
Sunday 24th August saw the saw the meeting of nearly 60 kayak anglers at South Landing, Flamborough ,The most northerly point on the Holderness coastline. The quest was simple , Raise money for good causes and catch fish ! Conditions for the day were good ,with clear water ,not much wind , small swells this [...]
Whitby Angler John Locker Breaks The UK Bass Record A new British record bass has been caught off the coast of Portsmouth, and better still it fell to local angler John Locker of Whitby. John who currently serves with the Royal Navy caught the new record bass just days before he went on tour to [...]
Whitby Sea Anglers Hall Of Fame - Best Catches By Our Forum Members Hall Of Fame Archives - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012 - 2013 - All Time Once again we present you with another Hall Of Fame of our Fishing Forum Members. Throughout 2014 all the best catches [...]
Sea Anglers Heaven The Mull Of Galloway is indeed a very special place. A mixture of deep and shallow waters, kelp, wrack weed, sand, rocks and extreme tide flow makes this the sea anglers version of heaven. This article was inspired by our first ever visit to the mull in late August 2011. My friends [...]
European Open Beach Fishing Championship. Each year in March over 2000 sea anglers from across Europe descend on The Holderness Coast in the old East Riding Of Yorkshire. Debate this match on our forum here, or on our Facebook page here. The European Open Beach Fishing Championship has now become the largest shore fishing festival [...]
All The Latest Catches From Members Of The Whitby Sea Fishing Forums. Cod, Bass, Pollack, Shore, Boat And Kayak Fishing, Plus Lots Lots More.
Scientists urge restrictions on fishing as stocks of the species sink to their lowest in the past 20 years
Livebaiting For Bass - Is Easy Once You Know How. As with most fishing techniques, livebaiting for bass sounds complicated to the average angler, but truth be known its no more difficult than trolling a plug behind your kayak, or casting your plugs whilst on the drift. Whats more livebaits are said to be a [...]
Article By Iain Sellors Another fruitless trip. The light has now faded; your eyes adjust to the dim haze, the welcoming sounds of day birds replaced by the more sinister hoot of the nocturnal hunter. The mile or so walk back through the winding, wooded cliff path leaves you wet with sweat, the pungent smell [...]