Tom Collins of in Union Hall West Cork reports on some very successful fishing last week and over the weekend…

Shark caught from Kayak ably assisted by  Tom Collins
Shark caught from Kayak ably assisted by Tom Collins

24 June: An early start with the rubby dubby mixed and a drone or two at hand. We had 3 guys fishing for blue shark from their kayaks. It worked out well and Graham Smith produced this excellent video of the day:

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Blue shark
One of 17 blue shark caught on Friday!

27 June: 17 Blue Shark in the boat today which is good for June so things are looking good for the rest of the season. All weekend dates are gone but we still have some midweek availability. Skate fishing tomorrow!

150lb male common skate for Kevin Foley

28 June: The Limerick boys got the Skate again today well done Kevin Foley and crew. Kevin Foley’s not so common Common Skate caught today and photo bombed buy his buddies. A male fish of 150lb which had been previously tagged so we are looking forward to learning a bit more about this fish when we get feedback from IFI.

A good conger in the boat

29 June: We had ling, conger, cod and Huss on the reefs today.

 Tom Collins

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Sea angling charters ltd is a modern and energetic business driven at the helm by experienced angler and skipper Tom Collins. We operate a fully insured and licensed charter boat from the picturesque fishing port in Reen, Union Hall, Co. Cork. Reen pier is situated 2 miles west of Union Hall village and is central to some of the most productive fishing grounds and whale feeding areas off the Irish coast. Whether you are a seasoned angler in pursuit of a catch of a lifetime or a passing tourist hoping to get that photo of a breaching whale we aim to fulfil your every need.

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