How to catch bass

Once You Pop, You Just Can’t Stop!

By Ian Morris The purchase of some new lures whilst on holiday in France, and then a couple of trips to Ireland, give Ian Morris the opportunity to reassess the place that surface poppers have within his bass angling repertoire. Despite catching many bass on plugs, I

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Squid & How To Use Them

By Steve Hodges  After reading Owen Wilson’s comments on using squid for bass in BASS Magazine No: 79, and of John Morgan’s success at the BASS Gower fish-in, I thought I would write a bit more about this excellent bait. Squid, unlike many other Molluscs, do not

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Bass Fishing From A Boat – Part 1

The following information is based on personal experience over the last 35 years fishing from various south coast ports from Newhaven to Weymouth and across to the island of Alderney. It is intended to just give a taste of the terrain where I have found Bass and

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Float fished prawns

by Malcolm Brindle. Prawn fishing for bass is traditional along the Dorset coastline. The area has the second lowest tidal range in Europe therefore with some caution – there is little danger of being cut off by flooding tides. Many of the shallow reefs are easily accessible.

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Kayak Fishing

BASS would like to thank David Morris an experienced kayaker and bass angler for writing this article. Before choosing a kayak there are several things to consider, your size and build, fitness level, where you intend to fish, estuary, river, open sea, the type of fishing and

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