An Irish Anglers World

Online since April 2010, An Irish Anglers World showcases rod and line fishing in Ireland through the eyes  and experience of an Irish angler who is passionate about their sport. Ireland today provides 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 18th, 2015

Five Years On Line.

An Irish Anglers World celebrates five years online this coming April 2015. The demands of completing an MSc degree has..Read more

December 16th, 2014

Barrow Pike

Winter fishing on the River Barrow invariably means targeting the quieter backwaters due to increased flow and subsequent higher water..Read more

November 21st, 2014

Pike on a Foggy Morning

An evening phone call from David needed no second thoughts in the response, “Are you interested in going pike fishing..Read more

November 8th, 2014

Save Ireland’s Wild Brown Trout

Having taken up fly fishing for wild brown trout and sea trout at the age of 33 on Ireland’s east..Read more