Poole July 2021

Poole report by Philip Higgins The boat fishing has excelled itself this year with all boats recording good catches of Bream, Mackeral, and Tope. The harbour and channel approaches have seen some massive shoals of whitebait being chased by Mackeral, Scad and Bass, one shoal stretched from Stakes Bouy across to Brownsea Island with the…

Results July 2021

LDSFC 7th Shore Competition 5th June 2021.     On Saturday evening Lymington & District Sea Fishing Club held its 7th shore competition which was held at Barton-on-Sea.  The weather for the evening sunny with light winds, five club members signed on but only one managed to weigh in fish.  Best round fish of the…

Burnham on Sea July 2021

Burnham on Sea Report by Richard Saxby Bit of a mixed  bag over the last month with some poor weather most weekends though a few boats have made it out either from Burnham or further afield. At some stage we must be due an extended settled spell.  June 20th Sea Wolf launched at Weymouth with…

LRF Report July 2021

LRF Report by Richard Salter There are so many things to talk about from the last few weeks Lerfing activities, that I’m not really sure where to start! I’ll start with ringneck blennies, because we’ve been talking quite a lot about them recently! My lerfing ally Ben Bassett caught one of these rare blennies in…

Lymington July 2021

Lymington report by John Skeggs, Last Laugh Charters Its good to get my customers back on-board , and seeing them catch some quality fish is even better.This time of year there are plenty of different species totarget, Bream, Bass, Plaice, Smoothound, Skate, Tope and Mackerel are but a few.If you would like to target any…

Chesil Report July 2021

Chesil beach report by Gareth Mayers The past month has been a struggle for some anglers and brilliant for others along chesil. The biggest challenge at the moment is still having to deal with the amount of spider crabs but thankfully they seem to be decline.  The mackerel are still very patchy although you still…

North Devon July 2021

North Devon report by Wayne Thomas The general consensus seems to be that the season is running a bit late this year following the cold spring. Mackerel that true fish of summer have been very scarce so far with bass catches below par. Despite this some good fish have been landed from both boat and…

Back to Basics July 2021

Back to Basics – Tope Fishing by Martin Wood Tope basics:With the summer now in full swing and waters warming up nicely we have started to see an abundance of summer species now flooding in although some areas are just starting to show so let’s look at one species that has great fighting qualities and…

Langstone July 2021

Langstone report by Neville Merritt With the relaxation of rules on social distancing we have all been relieved to get out fishing again over the past couple of months. In fact, it almost feels normal again, at least, normal enough to be complaining about all the usual things! Top of the worries list in the…

Weymouth July 2021

Weymouth report by Paul Whittall Weymouth and Portland Port Report. June and July. June saw some wonderful weather with flat calm seas allowing the Weymouth and Portland charter boats to reach the offshore wrecks in minimum time. Fishing has been lively with good numbers of pollack reported to 15lb taking the usual variety of lures…

East Sussex July 2021

East Sussex Diary by Kevin Morgan ANDERIDA FISHING CLUBOn Monday 10th May 25 anglers fished in Pevensey Bay, with several anglers catching thornback rays(all returned alive!). The winner was Keith Hesling with 3 rays for a total of 14lb 1 ¾ oz. Second Paul King with 9lb 5 ½ oz, including the biggest fish, a…