An Irish Anglers World

Online since April 2010, An Irish Anglers World provides a real time view of rod and line fishing in Ireland through the eyes  and experience of an Irish angler who is passionate about their sport. Ireland today can still deliver coastal bass and open sea rock fishing, wild coarse angling, large pike opportunities, and wild trout fly fishing the envy of many European countries. An Irish Angler highlights this wonderful fishing through a colourful, entertaining and sometimes controversial medium of interest to both indigenous and tourist anglers alike.

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An Introduction to Beach Casting.

Beach casting off a Co. Wexford strand for dabs, flounder and codling. Based on forty productive years swinging a lead off Irish beaches from Co. Wicklow south and west to Co. Kerry, this article aimed at novice beach anglers and people interested in taking up the pursuit hopes to break down the requirements necessary for successful and enjoyable beach fishing into first principles: Further details, read on…….

Marine Conservation.

A key reason for setting up the original “An Irish Anglers World” website in January 2008 was to highlight serious marine conservation issues which had become all too apparent. Today six years on, even allowing for recent EU reforms, the situation at national and international level has not improved, this writers angling diary a testament to that statement:  Read on for more details…

Fishing Diary

February 12th, 2016

Analysis of Specimen Sea Fish Records for Co. Wicklow 2011 – 2015

The argument to introduce wider stakeholder inclusive and environmentally focused management structures for Ireland’s inshore fisheries is indisputable as this..Read more

January 29th, 2016

Greystones Tourism Shore Angling Circa 1989

A tourist shore angling spends on average between €800 – €1000 over a week long stay. The following link accesses..Read more

January 28th, 2016

Greystones, Co. Wicklow, January 2016

Turning to view Bray Head a chill north west wind morphed to cutting, burning my face as I leaned forward..Read more

January 18th, 2016

Ireland’s Sea Fisheries Belong to All its Citizens

My Grandfather Willie Redmond built clinker design boats in his shed behind Killians Hall a stones throw from the harbour..Read more