Bass Anglers’ Sportfishing Society

Fighting for Bass and Bass Anglers’ since 1973

The Celtic Bass

Raising the profile of their bass fishing overseas has to benefit the Irish economy and, more importantly from our perspective as anglers, is that the higher our profile the more account will/should be taken of the value of RSA income. Recognition, by involvement in this video production, by Fáilte Ireland is a positive move and shouldn’t be […]

Best use of Bass . . .

From the Enniscorthy Guardian: Interpreting our bass resource Tuesday October 04 2011 LAST week I called on Wexford County Council to consider building an interpretative centre for bass angling on or close to a particular location south of Rosslare Harbour. It is hard to make a pitch through a column confined to a few hundred […]

Don’t blow a national asset

From the Enniscorthy Guardian:  Tuesday September 27 2011 AS ALL of us are fully aware, Ireland is experiencing the full effects of possibly the deepest economic recession in its history. With unemployment touching 500,000, in reality 20% plus of our working population and not the lesser figure so often quoted by the establishment and politicians, […]

Perspectives by Malcolm Gilbert

It’s after eleven and I’ve decided to go to bed. I’m just on the verge of dropping off and the cordless phone on the dressing table brings me back to full consciousness.Hello, I answer apprehensively. Is that Malcolm Gilbert? asks the caller. Yes, I respond. The caller continues, A few mates and me are going […]