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by bluelion
Mon Jul 20, 2009 9:50 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: MACKERAL SOUTHEND PIER
Replies: 6
Views: 1842

Seems like southend pier to me.......................good call about the best spots get taken early....must take the kids fishing soon............
by bluelion
Mon Jul 20, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Benfleet Creek 18.07.09
Replies: 1
Views: 977

Always good to hear a report though...............i like to hear the different reports from up and down the estuary...........
by bluelion
Mon Jul 20, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: canvey island tonight (monday 20th)
Replies: 11
Views: 2858

the pub is always a good idea...................
by bluelion
Wed Jul 08, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: bait digger
Replies: 2
Views: 1547

sorry for the length of time for the reply .....he does 1/2 lb of lug or 1lb of lug........price for 1lb is around 15 quid........he does rag as well .....the best thing to do is to phone him.....
by bluelion
Tue Jul 07, 2009 6:19 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Fishing Benfleet Creek 04.07.09
Replies: 6
Views: 3114

I like that.........but what species avoid fresh water and what ones are tollerent ????........... I fish the marshes at purfleet .............got to be a considerable amount of fresh water there..............wonder how rain affects that?????......seems to better when its not sunny though............
by bluelion
Tue Jul 07, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Hayling Boat trip "Action" on the Predator II 04/0
Replies: 8
Views: 2504

Good fishing,,,,,,,,,,,,and a nice day to suit............makes me want to get out on a boat again...........
by bluelion
Sun Jun 28, 2009 10:00 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: The Gut today 28/6
Replies: 9
Views: 3019

good ........low tide is interesting....i have spent and lost time when i should have been fishing .....i was packing up.................following the tide is also good.........like your style....
by bluelion
Sun Jun 28, 2009 9:55 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Fishing Pufleet marsh today ....
Replies: 3
Views: 1284

Fishing Pufleet marsh today ....

two anglers pufleet marshes .........................1 bass 1 inch under legal.................2 sole .1 legal..........1 under.........not many bites but the ones that came were on big hooks ...........perhaps small hooks arec better........but do they still catch the bass.?????????????..... i woul...
by bluelion
Fri Jun 26, 2009 6:00 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Scars Elbow Thorney Bay........20th June
Replies: 7
Views: 2070

eels are not my thing.............but i have heard put a nail through the head cut a circle around its neck and peel it like a sock.....then pan fry with garlic and or seasonal spices to your choice...........i will be trying this soon..............i may change my mind............well done ............
by bluelion
Fri Jun 26, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Fishing in Malta
Replies: 8
Views: 3979

well done dave.........................
by bluelion
Fri Jun 26, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: Picture of mackerels
Replies: 13
Views: 4169

school bass hang around the pier legs a lot...........lower a string of feather s small hooks............. and you can have one a hook...........not much point though as they have to go back............but it is fun.............
by bluelion
Thu Jun 18, 2009 7:36 pm
Forum: East Coast
Topic: boat fishing norfolk
Replies: 2
Views: 1546

thank you very much .......i will have a look..........
by bluelion
Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:27 am
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: purfleet marshes
Replies: 10
Views: 2202

9 bloddy pound... Wow... Pity it was not me....I will be asking....
by bluelion
Fri Jun 12, 2009 10:59 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: bait digger
Replies: 2
Views: 1547

bait digger

if you live in the thames essex area ....you cant go wrong with this guy............he was put on to me by some one else...........give him a ring his name is ian and he digs a good worm...........anyman who is prepared to dig those things gets my vote and his are good.............they were used in ...
by bluelion
Fri Jun 12, 2009 10:42 pm
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: live bait rig......
Replies: 5
Views: 2268

took a while but found the portland rig ............cheers westy.............it looks simple..............i think rigs that look simple work ...........to many times i have ended up with my head up my arse thinking of the perfect rig.......................................its going to be tried very s...