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A fine Common Skate

Get your skates on and hit Courtmacsherry for top angling

Friday, September 21st, 2018

Big Blue for Courtmacsherry Charters 2.60 m

West Cork charter fishing bonanza continues

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

162lb specimen skate for Micheal Hennessey

Monster skate, blues and porbeagle for Loch an Iasc

Thursday, June 28th, 2018


Great fishing reported from Courtmacsherry, loads of large ling

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Charter boat anglers enjoy great fishing from Portrush

Monday, June 18th, 2018


Charter boat anglers getting skate and more off Clare coast

Thursday, May 24th, 2018


Clare charter boat fishing improving with weather

Thursday, May 17th, 2018


Charter boat anglers at Union Hall get their skates on

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

From Left; "True Light" skipper Gerard O'Malley, Bob Gawn, Isle of Wight and Phil Skinner, Dublin.

Sean wins Helm Skate Festival with record-breaking fish

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Family fun and big game fishing off Clare coast

Thursday, July 20th, 2017


More skate for charter boat anglers out of Union Hall

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Visiting UK angler Dave Bennett, who caught this fine skate that won him the 2016 Westport Skate Festival. Photo credit: John O'Connor

Dave skates home in Westport to take top prize

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

95lb Blue for Dean

95lb Blue to blow the clouds away for Carrigaholt angler

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

199lb skate

Skate to 199lb for anglers out of Unionhall

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Rough seas but good fishing in the estuaries for Clare charterboats

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Very good fishing for Courtmacsherry anglers

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

4.6m sixgill shark

Shark week off Clare coast, blues, porbeagles, tope and sixgills

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Blue shark

German anglers enjoys the shark fishing from Valentia

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Ray to 18lb were landed

32 species at Martin O’Brien Festival in Cork Harbour

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

lovely ling!

Good pollack and ling amongst catches off Skelligs

Monday, July 25th, 2016