Brewing out to sea …

Brewing out to Sea: a comparison of the Storm Kettle and the Jetboil. Much of my bass angling involves long intense periods of fishing while cramped into little Zodiac inflatables. During a day on the water I like to stop at least once to stretch my legs

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A jaunty scarf …

People are often surprised to hear I enjoy fishing as I don’t fit their stereotype of an old boy sitting by a canal on a deckchair with a rod and a thermos – I’m a small blonde woman with a fondness for cashmere.  When I started angling

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Lucky Rods …

Everyone has their preferences & their favourites. Long ones, short ones, inbetweeny ones, bendy ones, stiff ones, red ones, black ones, yellow ones, one piece, two piece, three piece, expensive ones, cheap ones, and everything inbetween. When it comes to describing the action of a rod, I

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It’s all about conditions (Part 1) …

… lure fishing for bass with Nick Bennett In the aftermath of the 2012 South Devon Bumble, chief organiser and BASS member Nick Bennett and chief bottle-washer and BASS member (me) were to be found sitting, drunk and forlorn on the wall overlooking the beach at 1.30am.

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