Sea Angler Issue 553

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Flattie Fanatics -Tracking down winter’s big flounders.

Bank on the Wall - Discover the Humber hotspots.

Target tartan cod - Still time for top sport on the east coast.

Thames Tricks - Inside information for this estuary.

The Big Beach - How to fish at West Bexington.

Last Cast in Bodo - Dreams come true for massive cod.

Andy Webb’s Top Rods - New series spotlights Rob Wheaton.

Golds Standard - Former England ace shows how its done.


Your Fishing - Great catches and angling news

Shimano Mission - All your latest badge-winning highlights.

Young Rods - Great catches from our younger readers.

Time Machine - January in the last four decades.


Winter Wonders - Catch big cod from the English Channel.

Billfish in Malindi A drinking village with a fishing problem.

Port Spotlight - An insight into fishing out of Bridlington.

Destination angler - Discover some amazing holiday angling.

Eye on the prize - Whitby sees cod fishing on fire.

Why safety matters - Don’t let the next accident be you.


Reverse your rig - A flapper rig with many options.

The Knowledge - Learn about the spotted ray.

New year checklist - Jobs to do and LRF targets.

Casting - Great advice from John Holden.

Know Your Knots - Learn the Simplified FG Knot.

Q&A - Nine pages of expert answers.


Top of the class - Anyfish Anywhere Uptide Pro on test.

A modern classic - The evolution of the Penn Fathom reels.

First Look - The newest gear in the tackle shops.

Trust in Orkney - Check out the Longliner 16 Cabin version.

Boat Store - Your look at new boating products.

Super Sonik rigs - Spotlight on a range of ready-tied traces.

Reader Offer - Get a jumbo rig store for £15.


Tough on the Teign - The story of the national flounder event.

Fish feel the force - Match action as police raid the bank.

Penn Sea League - Results and tables from the big event.

Fixtures - Plan your next open competition.

news EXTRA - More catches and angling news.

Last Word & Tides - A tale from veteran angler Sam Harris.