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 [...]
Armadale Pier Isle Of Skye - Ideal For Thornback Rays This article titled "Anglers are our allies against unsustainable industrial fishing" was written by George Monbiot, for theguardian.com on Friday 24th January 2014 12.23 UTCHere are some figures that should be highly disruptive to the way that governments make decisions about how they treat [...]
Uptide fishing from a kayak is really no different to the general uptiding methods employed in boat fishing. These methods were developed by South East boat angler Bob Cox who discovered that casting a bait uptide from an anchored vessel gave better results than bait fishing whilst drifting. To uptide from a kayak you simply [...]
Tesco has highest market share of seafood sales but fails to take part in charity’s Supermarket Survey The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) says the lack of participation in its latest Supermarket Seafood Survey by some of the UK’s most well-known retailers is keeping consumers in the dark when it comes to choosing sustainable seafood. MCS [...]
Owner and masters charged with fisheries offences The owner and masters of an over-10-metre fishing vessel were ordered to pay almost £35,000 for multiple offences of failing to submit landing declarations and completing logbooks as well as a health and safety violation for failure to maintain a boarding ladder to a safe standard. TN Trawlers, [...]
Debate this story here. A master and vessel owner were ordered to pay £12,240 in fines and costs by Truro Magistrates’ Court on 23 January 2014 for fisheries offences relating to illegal net meshes and codends and for failing to complete an accurate electronic log. In February 2013 the Gleaner II (CN777) was boarded by [...]
Members of The Jackson Kayaks, Kayak Fishing Team launched at Scarborough recently and although it was cold the cod came pretty thick and fast.
Lee and Garry have been at it again with cod to almost 10lbs from a mark near Skinnigrove. The full story, comments and lots of pictures are now up on our forum.
Well what more can I say we caught fish after fish and at times it was hectic and couldn't bait up fast enough. Jimmy managed the best fish of 7lb 9oz on his mackerel bait, but we had a fair few 5-6lb fish and loads between 2-4lb. We landed over 50 cod between the 3 [...]
All The Latest Catches From Members Of The Whitby Sea Fishing Forums. Cod, Bass, Pollack, Shore, Boat And Kayak Fishing, Plus Lots Lots More.
Well what a start to 2014 for forum member Jape. His first cod of the year, caught on New Years Day, a fine double of 10lb 01oz. If you want to learn more then head over to our forum at the link above or below this post. Well done Jape.
Here are all the reports posted to the forum from members of the Whitby Charter Skippers Association in 2013. Obviously all the boats did not take part but we still have some fabulous topics on site, some great reports and masses of pictures of the fishing here at Whitby. To locate the reports for 2013, [...]