Entries by Fiachra Mccloskey

Inland Fisheries Ireland calls on anglers to support bass conservation

Inland Fisheries Ireland, IFI has issued an appeal to bass anglers preparing for the season ahead to get involved in collecting information on bass in Irish waters for the National Bass Programme (NBP). In Ireland we have had preventative measures in place for the protection of Bass since the late 90’s. In order to continue with […]

Species Hunt 2014 Winner December

A late flurry of emails saw a lot of chopping and changing on the leader board. When everything was totted up only 100 points separated the top 3 anglers. Congratulations also to the winner of the Junior section Ryan Blair, 30 species is a great  return for the year, well done. Some fish worth a […]

2014 Martin Halley Memorial Cup

Martin Halley Memorial Open Shore Competition Saturday November 29 th 2014 Tramore Beach, Co. Waterford. Fishing    4pm – 8pm Overall Winner €300 3 Zones – 2 Prizes per Zone Overall winner will not be a Zone Winner Optional Pool €10  …… 100% Payout.      50% Longest Roundfish/50% Longest Flatfish. Check In at O’Shea’s Hotel, Tramore until […]

Species Hunt 2014 November Update

November has being a quite month and we are truly into the winter species with a lot of codling, coalfish and whiting sent in. We had two big movers in the overall standings, Wexford’s finest Dean Quigley and Joe Duggan now see themselves into the top 5 for the first time. Fish worth a mention […]

2014 Munster Closed Shore Results

Result of Munster Open closed gold medal 25/26th October This year was the first year of the three sessions in the one weekend for the closed. Numbers were low as expected as a lot of the major competitions were been held in the month of October this year. 27 anglers entered and 25 booked in […]

Species Hunt 2014 Update Oct

Hi everyone. October has being a slow month, people are finding it harder to catch new species or they are just holding their cards close to their chest and send them all in at the last minute. We did have a couple of big movers, Aidan O Halloran sent in 17 species to see him […]

2014 Dutch Bass Debate (Translation)

Yesterday, a sea bass debate took place in the Dutch parliament Ms Sharon Dijksma, State Secretary for Economic Affairs told some about what she will push at the fisheries Council meeting Monday-Tuesday next week concerning the sea bass me…asures to be adopted – or dismissed – by the EU ministers: – Bag limit: Two bass […]