Category Archives: Shore fishing

Two pb’s in one session by Aidan Cox

I made the annual trip to the Barrow at St. Mullins. Speaking to other anglers when I got there revealed there wasn’t much coming out that day. I gave it an hour and had just the one fish, so I … Continue reading

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Henry Gilbey fishing in Ireland

IFD: Henry Gilbey needs no introduction, not only a gifted angler but a world class photographer and journalist, Henry is well known for his love of Irish fishing. Henry was one of the first people to give us an interview … Continue reading

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Bass fishing patterns 2016 by Sean Martin

IFD: We asked our good friend Sean Martin, Irish bass fishing expert and all round gentleman, about the patterns of his bass catches of 2016 here’s what he had to say…. 2016 was just like every other year as in … Continue reading

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Hook head by James Brennan

​The Hook Peninsula begins at Grange strand on the eastern side of the peninsula and at Duncannon on the western side of the peninsula.The various types of marks that can be fished around the peninsula is astonishing, from fishing for … Continue reading

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The killer method for bass by Peter Aspinwall

THE KILLER METHOD FOR BASS. When I first came to Ireland my car was loaded to the roof with fishing tackle and carpentry tools. I reckon it was an equal split. At that time of my life I obviously took … Continue reading

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Bass fishing with Seamus Enright

IFD: And now we talk to local expert Seamus Enright from County Kerry, an Irish bass fishing mecca where, Seamus gives us his advice for lure fishing for bass and what you will need to get started. What sized reel and … Continue reading

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My fishing year so far by Stephen Gibson

2016 started off the same as any other year, I always put 3 species on my hit list and this year I chose 1)undulate ray 2)twaite shad and 3)gilthead bream. So after 4 years or so of chasing a undulate … Continue reading

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Sting ray by Chris O’Sullivan

Tag-A-Ray’ in Tralee bay competition is now in its third year and is growing stronger year on year. It was the drive shown by Eugene Farrelly that got a good idea off the ground in the first place. This year … Continue reading

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Custom built perfection by Shane O’ Dea

Some people have tattoos on their body , often these tattoos are symbols or pictures important to them or to mark an event or a milestone in the persons life. Personally I don’t have any tattoos on my body, but … Continue reading

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Memory lane by Shane O’ Dea

I’m fortunate to have met many people through my fishing, many friendships forged on the beach have transcended into my normal day to day life. Two such friends Anthony Morris, aka Squiliam and Stephen Drumm aka Bummer are both  part … Continue reading

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