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by RichB
Thu Dec 08, 2011 4:00 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: TILBURY FORT TODAY
Replies: 2
Views: 2907

TILBURY FORT TODAY

Hi all Just returned from a trip at Tilbury Fort. I fished right outside the Fort, not the best of fishing with very very strong winds making casting an absolute nightmare straight into your face. I managed 5 whiting (sizable) only fished for 2 hours using lug & squid, great lug from Benflleet angli...
by RichB
Thu Oct 06, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Tilbury Fort early today.
Replies: 1
Views: 2387

Tilbury Fort early today.

Just returned from an early morning session at Tilbury fort. High tide 9am only a small tide so I got hour and half either side of high water. Fishing slow with only two sizable whiting in the last half hour. Bait used lug & squid, weather windy but it stayed dry, wind dropped off towards the end. N...
by RichB
Thu Aug 18, 2011 5:50 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Got out today
Replies: 0
Views: 2007

Got out today

Hello everyone All week i have been trying to think of where to go fishing today, reading all the reports on web pages and papers with no great fishing news anywhere. So i decided to try a trip to Tilbury Fort, high tide around 16.30 so i set up around 13.00 and finished as the tide was turning. The...
by RichB
Mon Jul 18, 2011 8:19 pm
Forum: South West Coast
Topic: Info on Cornwall
Replies: 0
Views: 3898

Info on Cornwall

Hi everyone My name is Richard and i live in Essex. The week of 23rd July for one week my family and myself will be visiting Cornwall as we do every year in our tent i usually fish Meva or Gorran areas, this year my son who is 10 years old and has taken to the fishing habit and would like to take hi...
by RichB
Mon May 30, 2011 3:48 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Grays Wharf today
Replies: 0
Views: 2061

Grays Wharf today

Hi all My son and myself fished the Grays Wharf today, lovely day weather wise. Fished for four hours had one 7inch sole between us, lots of weed lug and rag used sole coming on rag. There was about six other anglers there and all we saw was small sole. I am sure things will pick up there soon. RICH
by RichB
Tue May 24, 2011 6:42 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: St Clements West Thurrock 21st May
Replies: 3
Views: 4412

re St Clements

Hi HPOW I parked outside the gate off the road not blocking anyone as the three parking bays were full. Where i parked there was room for three cars as we all got a note. I suppose next time it would be best to ask at the gate. The problem is you set out to fish a venue and when you get there and th...
by RichB
Sun May 22, 2011 9:34 am
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: St Clements West Thurrock 21st May
Replies: 3
Views: 4412

St Clements West Thurrock 21st May

Hi everyone I took myself of to St Clements church West Thurrock yesterday by the Proctor & Gamble factory. I fished between the two jetties right behind the factory, only fished for two hours 15.30 till 17.30 the tide came in and shot out so quick. In that time i had 7 fish, 6 flounder best 110z an...
by RichB
Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:35 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: THORPE BAY OPEN THIS SUNDAY
Replies: 0
Views: 2054

THORPE BAY OPEN THIS SUNDAY

by RichB
Thu Mar 24, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Coalhouse fort today 24th march
Replies: 5
Views: 4233

by RichB
Thu Mar 24, 2011 8:52 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Coalhouse fort today 24th march
Replies: 5
Views: 4233

Coalhouse fort today 24th march

Hi everyone I fished Coalhouse Fort today on bottle beach, only fished for 3 1/2 hours and caught 6 sizable flounder nearly a fish every cast, only 1/2 of either side of high water was there a quiet period. Best fish went 33cm for about 14oz. with the smallest just sizable. Weather very good a bit w...
by RichB
Thu Mar 03, 2011 6:29 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Stanford Sea Wall today
Replies: 6
Views: 3809

STANFORD

Hi Snagger I would recommend this venue if you get the chance, very good for flounder this time of year eel in summer with the chance of bass. Fished here many a time in the years its good to see we can still get down to the wall even with the new container port being built. Hopefully when the port ...
by RichB
Thu Mar 03, 2011 3:33 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Stanford Sea Wall today
Replies: 6
Views: 3809

Stanford Sea Wall today

Hi all I took a trip to Stanford Sea wall today, only fished for two half hours and in that time i had 3 flounder best going 32cm for 15oz the other two were 12oz 13oz and good size all fish caught on rag worm. After hour half i ran out of rag and the lug was not happening all bites were coming on t...
by RichB
Sun Feb 20, 2011 6:01 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: TILBURY FORT TODAY SUNDAY
Replies: 1
Views: 1948

TILBURY FORT TODAY SUNDAY

Hi everyone 11 members of TBAA fished Tilbury today, approx 14 flounder caught best fish 15oz. Tide was very large with the main problem being vast amounts of weed on both flood and ebb which caused big problems felt like giving up but we stuck at it and gave it our best. Bait used lug, squid, maddi...
by RichB
Thu Jan 20, 2011 7:48 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Rainham today 20th
Replies: 4
Views: 2942

Rainham today 20th

Hi all I visited Rainham today accompanied by two friends and between the three of us we managed 2 flounder and 1 small bass, 1 flounder went 33cm the other just sizable not the best of days. The local heron even gave up, and as he passed over he wished us the best of luck, the bites were few and fa...
by RichB
Sun Jan 16, 2011 4:44 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: January 29th Charity forum League Comp
Replies: 30
Views: 11588

MARSHES INFO

Hi Snagger I was going to give Walton pier ago on Thursday, but thanks to your pictures of the marshes it looks very inviting. i fished Tilbury last Sunday with Flounder the main catch. Walton is agreat venue but i dont want to go all that way and not catch, so just after a bit of info as you have f...