Boat Fishing Monthly

Boat Fishing Monthly, as the cover suggests, is a magazine about fishing from boats. In fact, it's the UK's only dedicated boat fishing magazine.

The details below highlight some of the contents of the February 2011 issue, which is on sale until 17th February...

All the latest news and gossip from the world of boat fishing, plus a roundup of what's happening on the BFM website.
What's Been Caught
There are still some big cod being caught, are there any being caught near you?

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Dean Macey Does Cod (Cover Story)
BFM Editor, Dave Barham, travels to Norway with ex Olympic decathlete, Dean Macey, in search of some big cod and halibut.

Catch A Winter Whiting
Want to know how to make the most of the winter whiting sport? Here's the BFM guide to improving your chances.
Success With Sea Trout
Mike Thrussell reveals an Irish sea trout fishery that is stuffed to the brim with the little critters. If you've never tried it, then a trip like this is a must.
Angling Trust Kayak Angling
Simon Everett reveals some exciting news for UK kayak anglers, with the potential for recognised kayak fishing courses.
Wonderful Worms
Adrian Farley reveals his thoughts on the humble worm. Often overlooked by boat anglers, they can increase your catch rate no end.
Pollack A Plenty
One species guaranteed to put a bend in your rod once the cod have gone is the pollack. Here's how to target them with lures and speed jigs.
Le Chalet Fishing Breaks
Fancy a trip to Guernsey? Here's an offer you can't refuse ­ three days fishing on 'Out The Blue II' skippered by Richard Seager.
Inside Information
Phill Williams reveals a new set of marks off Crinan, Scotland, that have been producing some outstanding sport with common skate, conger eels and thornback rays.
The Dream Maker
If you've even been bluewater fishing then you'll love this piece. Graeme Pullen reveals the method and rig that has accounted for hundreds of daylight broadbill swordfish captures.
Tide Tables and Match Dates

Plan your spring cod trips around next month's tides.
Editor's Choice
BFM Ed, Dave Barham, takes a look at some new reels from Akios, plus the new Penn Fathom Master multiplier.
Gear Bag
Des Westmore takes a look at the Abu Soron STX40 fixed spool reel and the Snowbee Deep Blue travel rod.
Tackle Locker
This month BFM check out the latest offerings from Abu, Berkley and Shimano ­ among others.
Advice Centre
This month BFM's panel of experts answer all of your tackle and fish-related questions.

Boat Test

Phill Williams reveals the new Warrior 175 Export ­ a trimmed down version of the original boat that gives the same performance for a lot less cash.
Essential Electronics
This month BFM check out the Digital Deep Sea AIS Transponder and the Global Telesat GeoPro Messenger.
At The Helm
BFM's team of boat-owning experts answer all your 'boaty' questions.
Maintenance Man
Peter Caplen continues his renovation with a look at how to make repairs and finish off the superstructure.
Steve's Angle
This month Steve Copollo highlights the need for sea anglers to join forces with commercial fishermen in order to protect our fishing.
Next Issue

The March issue of BFM is packed full of exciting action, from estuary cod fishing to using frozen bait. Don't miss it. It's on sale Thursday 17th February, 2011.

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