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Bass fishing with Sid Jones

IFD: Sid Jones is one of Ireland’s top bass guides and last year was to prove to be another cracker. Here Sid fills us in on how it went and a month by month rundown on all of the action. If … Continue reading

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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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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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What happened to Tarquin? by Peter Aspinwall

In the last gripping episode, Tarquin had foolishly attacked the Abu Hi-Lo that had swam within striking distance from his and Randolph’s gulley and had indeed been hooked by a “Catch and decease” rotter! (At this moment I feel like … Continue reading

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Understanding bass with Peter Aspinwall 

IFD: Peter Aspinwall is one of Ireland’s top bass angling guides. He specialises in fly and lure fishing and over the years has built up an intimate picture of their movements and behaviours. This is the first installment in a … 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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Small boat fishing Cahore by Rob Millard

Small boat fishing Cahore by Rob Millard Despite being from Dublin, I’ve always considered Cahore in north Wexford my ‘home patch’ when it comes to boat fishing. In the eighties we joined a group known by the locals as ‘the … Continue reading

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Danny Meagher bass fishing Wexford

IFD: Danny Meagher grew up in Wexford where he developed a deep love of fishing. Catching bass since he was a kid, Danny knows the Wexford coastline and it’s marks like the back of his hand. Danny is one of … Continue reading

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