Sea Fishing Articles

Freezing Peeler Crabs

First you strip all the shell then the lungs and soft shell from the inside. If you do not remove the lungs, they go off when the bacteria attacks the soft meat. Then, wash them in cold clean freshwater, wrap them in cling film, reverse wrap them twice then leave in fridge overnight and freeze

Instant Rough Ground Lead Weights

Saw up some old lead water pipe into three or four inch lengths. Strip the copper cores out of some 40 Amp flex and cut it up into eight inch lengths. Bend the copper in two and turn the tag ends over to stop then pulling out, insert into the lead pipe and whack it

Bait Flask

If you have an old wide necked food flask, use it for keeping your sand eels frozen when rock or beach fishing. Dave Manning

Long Range Squid Bait For Cod

A Video Demonstration

Tope Handling

A code of best practice As part of a programme to protect a threatened species, recent Government legislation has put severe controls on the catching of Tope in England. Effective from 6 April 2008 anglers will only be able to catch Tope on a catch and release basis. Under no circumstances will Anglers be allowed