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Lack of catch reports

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:15 pm
by diceman
Come on Lads and ladies seems to be very few catch reports at the moment. Surley somebody is catch something, not me though, I blanked all weekend at Beesands and Blackpool.
I know some people don't want to give away their 'secret' mark or info on wheres fishing well but even so I enjoy reading about that great session or misreable day saved by one suprise fish. For a constant blanker like me it lets me know theres whats about and gives me the encouragement to get out there and try again.

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:34 pm
by Geggy_poos
I'm catching bugger all Down on the South. I know fish are being caught though :)


Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 3:18 pm
by dontcatchmuch
hi afraid to say i aint catching any fish as well but wait till the 31st when i get all those tips from the thames leauge boys PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE FELLERS

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 3:21 pm
by Geggy_poos
Haha :) Best of luck Steve. Show them how its done ;)


Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 4:28 pm
by gynewguy
I stopped posting catches as everyone else did!

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 4:41 pm
by dontcatchmuch
on a serious side to this post and speaking for myself as im disabled and spend most of my time at home during the day and a lot of it on this site i tend to read most posts from all forums so come on like diceman says please do not post just because you anit coaught much or even blanked other wise ill have nout to do and read all day oh and i think i learn a bit (lot)from you guys to

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 5:22 pm
by Geggy_poos
Ok well in that case Steve here is something to read!!! ;)

Went spinning today for two hours after a promising few hours yesterday. I had some nice sized bass follow my lure in but they didnt take it.

Fished a low tide to see if much was happening. Another angler had been there for a hour or so but hadn't caught anything. Had a chat to him and he had bought a load of gear off ebay and this was his first time fishing. Gave him a few pointers and he had a few wrasse which he was happy with :D

It was overcast and the sea was extrely flat like the day before. I was thinking here comes my first Bass. Didn't happen. Will keep trying though ;)

Tomorrow's morning tide and weather looks perfect but unfourtunatly i can't get out!! Always the way??

Might try get out thursday morning or evening havn't checked the weather or tides mind you!!

Tight lines


Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 5:31 pm
by dontcatchmuch
cheers greg a good read ,hope you get that bass soon and well done on helping out the other guy ill await your thursday report with antisipashtion
cheers steve

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 7:06 pm
by eccles
OK here ya go mate:
Last Friday night session using lugworm on 2/0 Aberdeens produced no less than 8 bass but all of them too small. Got fed up with giving dinner to small bass around midnight and went home doh!
Monday morning went bream hunting in a known spot with mackerel strip on size 2 baitholder hooks. First bream took within 10 minutes of first cast but too small. Two more came in the next hour, also too small. Finally got one big enough for me dinner plate about half an hour later - around 1lb. Shortly afterwards the tide got going quickly followed by the dreaded weed so gave up and home with my single trophy.

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 7:14 pm
by Geggy_poos
Eccles funny you should say about the Bass. I would love to feed some small bass dinner :P!! Nice work on the bream though ;)


Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 7:27 pm
by pjs
Another one for you - Actually got to go out today. Only second day this year. Took out some special needs students to do some end of term mackeral fishing, they all caught. But I managed to catch a twaite shad, never seen one before.

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 8:24 pm
by dontcatchmuch
nice reports lads

Posted: Wed Jul 21, 2010 9:45 am
by diceman
Yey! People out Fishing and catching. Well done lads! Well done on the shad Pjs. Hope the Students enjoyed their fishing trip sounds a brilliant end of term treat to me.

Posted: Tue Jan 04, 2011 5:12 pm
by scads01
st ives/cornwall.

after halloween i was catching tons of pollack and some Gar.
around january and december, there has been only crabs.

any reason?, i use lug/rag worm. any live bait at my local tackle shop.


Posted: Tue Jan 04, 2011 6:23 pm
by flattiefanatic
Feel free to post your catch reports ;). Others will follow