Irish Angling Update – 23 July 2021

In a reversal of the norm, while much of continental Europe was hit by a deluge of rain last week causing widespread floods, Ireland...

Young angler bags a great Tope on first try in Donegal

Andy Burnett of IFI’s Education & Outreach team reports on a super catch for one of their angling students: 17 yr old Cassie Bonner had...

Fine Tope from Dundalk Bay

We've heard from a few anglers that Tope are running well in the Carlingford & Dundalk area right now. And Robert Babington of Dromiskin,...

Plenty Blues for Kiwi Girl in Mullaghmore

Anglers onboard Kiwi Girl fishing out of Mullaghmore, Co. Sligo had great bluer shark fishing during the week. Conditions were ideal with relatively calm...

Sharks and More in West Clare

Luke Aston, skipper of the Clare Dragoon, is a man of many talents. Not just fishing and skippering, he's good at writing about it...

Sharks Arrive In Galway Bay

John Fleming, skipper of the Brazen Hussy II, is so enamoured with shark fishing that he called his business Blue Shark Angling Galway. And...

Fish under “distress” during current heatwave

With high temperature warnings in place throughout the country, Inland Fisheries Ireland is appealing to anglers, the farming community and the general public to...

Rare Thresher Shark provides acrobatic spectacle on the East Coast

Experienced shark anglers Pat Kirwan and Clyde McElwaine contacted Inland Fisheries Ireland during the week to report witnessing a rare shark leap clear of...
Pollack

West Cork Bass, Pollack and more on the Kayak

Marcin Kantor was out with David Norman of West Cork Bass last week... Last week, I had the pleasure to spend a couple of days...

Final Draw for River Lee brown tags

The final draw for 2021 brown tags for salmon angling on the Lower River Lee is now open for applications. Email your name, address,...