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by Bigdigger
Sun Feb 01, 2009 12:11 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: any fish being caught on sheppey?
Replies: 11
Views: 3054

Gday M8. Heard a whisper yesterday that a couple of thornies caught . Dont know when/where on the island but will try to find out & let u know if theres any truth in it. Got a week off for half term from 16th feb so gonna fish a few spots on Sheppey during that week. Will report outcome , good or ba...
by Bigdigger
Sun Feb 01, 2009 11:48 am
Forum: Thames Estuary
Topic: 15feb boat trip
Replies: 82
Views: 17152

Gday M8. Were out on the 15th Feb aswell from Sheppey. Dont know what mark we are fishin yet ,depends if any thornies are showing but will let u know how we get on . I lived in Southend 23 years ago & used to go out on the Skerrybelle back then glad to hear shes still going if its the original boat....
by Bigdigger
Sun Feb 01, 2009 7:51 am
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Flounder bashing Saturday 31-01-09
Replies: 1
Views: 1009

Flounder bashing Saturday 31-01-09

We fancied a flounder bashing session so we had a few hours at the pumphouse opposite the Pentagon centre in Chatham as we had 11 founder there about 3 weeks ago so thought it was worth a try. Fished from 1-30 till 5-30 pm. Had 2 flounder & 1 school bass so not very productive but didnt blank. All c...
by Bigdigger
Sat Jan 31, 2009 7:26 am
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: How to get anywhere.
Replies: 6
Views: 1574

Gday M8. You can get the addresses from a phone book or i use yell.com , eg Ship & Lobster, then type in the postcode in the google earth search box . You can scan up down left & right & zoom in out etc on the venue . Good luck on ya trip M8 let us know how ya get on . Im off flattie bashing today p...
by Bigdigger
Fri Jan 30, 2009 7:10 am
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: How to get anywhere.
Replies: 6
Views: 1574

How to get anywhere.

Gday all. Ive noticed in a lot of posts questions about how to get to certain venues. I use google earth & if you click on satalite view it even shows the terrain & if you zoom in you can see groins ,piers, rocky outcrops etc. You can print out a map of how to get there as well. Ive used google load...
by Bigdigger
Wed Jan 28, 2009 8:28 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Gravesend last night
Replies: 3
Views: 1352

Cheers guys. So long as were catchin we,ll keep reportin. BD
by Bigdigger
Wed Jan 28, 2009 11:01 am
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Gravesend last night
Replies: 3
Views: 1352

Gravesend last night

Hi all. My son & his M8 fished the blackpost again last night. Had 2 codling both 2lb+. Pulley rig 2/0 pennel lug tipped squid. Again caught during first part of flood tide. Were going flattie bashing this weekend not sure where yet but will feed back any results. Cheers all BD
by Bigdigger
Mon Jan 26, 2009 8:35 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Black post Saturday night
Replies: 2
Views: 1085

Agree with ya m8. Hes back to the BP tomorrow night for a couple of hours if he has any more ill let you all know. Cheers .
by Bigdigger
Mon Jan 26, 2009 6:29 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Black post Saturday night
Replies: 2
Views: 1085

Black post Saturday night

A bit of info. My son & his mate fished the black post on saturday night resulting in 3 codling at 1 1/2lb--2lb--2 1/2lb. All were caught early flood tide on pulley rigs & 2/0 pennels lug tipped with squid. Think hes going again tuesday night.
by Bigdigger
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:58 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Gday from another newby
Replies: 11
Views: 2266

Thankyou Master Yoda .Watch out for Jabba the Hutt if you visit the isle of sheppey. PS loved the YOUNG BD bit.
by Bigdigger
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:49 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: newbie in need of some tips
Replies: 12
Views: 3293

Gday M8. Welcome Im a newby too but have been fishing on & off for about 40 odd years course & sea But got back into it a year back & Luvin it.. Minnis bay near you has proved to be a fair bet as the thornbacks start to show . We are out most weekends , if ya wanna meet up give me a PM ill let ya kn...
by Bigdigger
Mon Jan 26, 2009 10:56 am
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Gday from another newby
Replies: 11
Views: 2266

by Bigdigger
Sun Jan 25, 2009 4:50 pm
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Gday from another newby
Replies: 11
Views: 2266

Cheers for the welcome you guys. Will do my best to let everyone know how were doing on catches. Might checkout the match dates with my son . Will be in touch. Cheers all.
by Bigdigger
Sun Jan 25, 2009 11:32 am
Forum: South East Coast
Topic: Gday from another newby
Replies: 11
Views: 2266

Gday from another newby

Gday all . Recently joined the forum :D . I hail from Sheppey & fish most weekends with my son & a few mates. We fish venues from Gravesend to Selsey . I will try to put any results we have on this forum when possible. Look forward to meeting some of you on the beaches soon. Cheers all. Bigdigger