First sharks of the 2020 season reported off Cork coast

It seems that shark reports are like a city bus, you wait a long time for one and then two come along at once. On...

Full swing for bluefin in West Cork

uefin tuna boats off of West Cork are still bringing 'home' the bluefin bacon with a constant stream of smashing fish in the last...
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Chasing bass in West Cork

David Norman has been busy keeping an eye on the tides and water conditions, and getting out fishing too of course. It's no surprise...
Daniel with one of several fine Blues amongst a catch of 22 on Silver Dawn.

Up to 22 blue shark a day on Silver Dawn, inshore fishing steady

Dave Edwards reports from the Silver Dawn where his anglers have been enjoying some more great shark fishing… Settled weather has seen us offshore shark...
birds and whales feeding off Courtmacsherry

Birds, whales and anglers meet in West Cork for the fishing

Tom Collins, skipper of Loch an Iasc, was out last week doing a bit of drifting on the reefs with some good cod to...

Socially distant fishing for the West Cork and District Anglers in Bantry

Terry O Donovan reports on the West Cork and District SAC match at Bantry... 25 July: The Westies were back in action on Saturday last...

Little Devils: Mullet on the fly

Richie Ryan, Cork Harbour saltwater fly guide, was to let us know he had a bit of luck in West Cork this week. Fishing...

A couple of firsts for bass anglers in West Cork

David Norman of West Cork Bass managed a couple of firsts for his clients in recent weeks. Both anglers broke their Irish bass ducks...
Pollack

Pollack to 7lb for boat anglers out of Courtmacsherry

Dave Edwards reports from Courtmacsherry where he made a quick run to sea during at the weekend... Obviously no charters running for the foreseeable but...
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VIDEO: Thornback Ray Fishing in West Cork

With Level 5 restrictions and poor weather, many of us are confined to base with no chance to get out fishing at the moment,...