Summer Holiday Shenanigans

I love the summer holidays, getting to spend time with the kids and going on lots of different days out. Of course there always has to be a days fishing involved somewhere along the line, killing two birds with one stone. On the one hand we get to spend time on the beach getting a…

Crystal Clear Waters & Thornback Rays

We have just experienced a superb heat wave up here in Suffolk, the thermometers nearly hit 40 celsius and with this exquisite, calm weather came lots of people hitting the local beaches. These hot summer days made the water flat calm and crystal clear, perfect for somebody wishing to paddle the day away in the…

Welcome To Suffolk…

….land of the small fish. Sea fishing on the suffolk coast is a funny old game, it would be extremely easy to lose interest when times get hard. The name of the game here is adapt and overcome, a good angler is one who can still keep catching fish no matter what the situation is…

This Is Meant To Be July!

Having just come back from some time away with work I really was due a session back on the shores near where I live. After a few messages were pinged about the venue was chosen, we were going to head to Aldeburgh to see if we could winkle out some sole. The wind had other…

Mefjord Skrei Cod 2019

Cod.. These are the fish at the forefront of the UK sea anglers mind. Once upon a time anglers fishing Great Britains coastlines had the chance of catching these amazing fish to sizes that are now unheard of. The Cod numbers have dwindled due to many reasons and the fishing is not what it was…

Lofoten Norway Shore Fishing – Virgin Waters

I work for a company called Sportquest Holidays and we are constantly pushing the envelope looking at new and exciting destinations that will appeal to anglers worldwide. With that in mind we have been looking for shore fishing destinations that will offer the potential of enormous fish to be caught from the beach. We knew…

And So It Begins

Addicted2Anglings Steve Chambers had become pretty despondent with the fishing on the Suffolk Coastline lately. Postage stamp sized dabs and tiny whiting were just not cutting it so he decided to see if any early rays were showing at a local mark, was his hunch about to pay off or was the quiet spell going…

A Little Dab’ll Do Ya

When you have children family life takes priority over the fishing, there have been many times where I have had sessions planned and I have had to cancel or move my fishing time later. Sometimes this means missing the best tides or having to change to a lesser productive location, this weekend just gone was…

The Beach Of Broken Dreams

Every year at Christmas time me and whoever of my mates are free take a road trip to the South coast. We head down to Chesil beach in Dorset as this beach always has the possibility to produce some big fish but it can also chew you up and spit you out the other side…

Monster Cod At Mefjord

Cod, one of the main species of fish that holds pride of place in the UK’s saltwater angling hall of fame, tales are told from older generations of massive cod around our shores, 20’s and 30’s were common place with low double figure fish being looked upon as tiddlers. Things are a little different now,…