LRF – The Fighting Whiting

There are few species that generate such derision and divides in the sea fishing community as the whiting. Many bait anglers see them as a pest, getting in the way of catching more prized species such as cod or bass. Other anglers are just pleased to catch in the bitter, most challenging months of the…

Cranking March Mackerel

St Patricks Day 2020, the country was slowly shutting down, people were self-isolating and me and Maurice Mitchinton were getting one last LRF session in before things got really serious. We set our sights on Sutton Harbour, hoping to catch before the inevitable lock down. It proved to be an entertaining evening. A lap of…

Blue Monday LRF – From Sutton To Mutton

Apparently the most depressing day of the year, the first Monday in January can be a real downer. As an angler though I have a built in remedy to the blues, I can escape the mundane and get the heart racing with only a flick of a rod tip. 2020 was only a few days…

LRF At Night

Following on from my previous blog on autumn targets, you may have noticed that a lot of the species are caught in the dark. With the days getting shorter, anglers have to get used to fishing with no sunlight, lure fishermen are no different. Night-time LRF can be daunting at first so this is my…

The LRF Potential Of Autumn

Summer is officially over, in typical British fashion it feels like it was barely here. The time has now come for the real fishing to start, none of this fair weather stuff, it’s the moment to get your waterproofs on and get out there, because the fishing can be superb. Never one to miss a…