17th April Caldy

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17th April Caldy

Postby tonylfc » Thu Apr 17, 2008 6:26 pm

Met bootsy straight off nights to fish the incoming tide. Planned to walk out and fish the hour and half of flood. We had frozen suey and a bit of rag.

Walked out to meet water, and it raced us back almost at walking pace. So settled up against the bottom of the boulders.

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Water seemed to be a lot higher than we had expected :roll:

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Bootsy was in with a 1-7-8 Flounder :D

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And also had a little Plaice, returned to water before a photo.

Packed up before high water as we both on nights again.

I blanked :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :lol:
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Postby chris.klumpy » Thu Apr 17, 2008 6:38 pm

well done mate nice flounder ;)

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Postby moan it in mid » Thu Apr 17, 2008 6:45 pm

nice one chaps :D ;)
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Postby Steve Duffy » Thu Apr 17, 2008 7:49 pm

Nice one Tony. 8)
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Postby FishermanDan » Fri Apr 18, 2008 11:04 pm

Nice one, my best mate, Nick, and my dad, Mike, and I were there the evening before. Started off really well for Nick and I, 2 really decent plaice (c. 2lb?) on the incoming after casting from about 150 yards out and walking back with the tide.
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Dad blanked on the 'plaice run', must have been especially galling since it was him who introduced us both to fishing about 30 years ago! Anyway, a couple of hours later a c.1lb dab cheered him up a bit
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Strangely, we got absolutely nothing else at all until we departed about an hour and a half after high water.

Much prettier than our usual venue of New Brighton too, although I kind of missed the malevolent stares we usually get from the hormonally-challenged 'handbrake-turners' when returning to the car at the end of a session. A car-load of 'yoofs' did turn up for 20 minutes whilst we were fishing, but they'd evidently just nipped down to covertly smoke a spliff, and were certainly not in the mood to cause any aggro, bless 'em...
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Postby blanker » Sat Apr 19, 2008 6:00 pm

nice fish all :D :D
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Postby Simon » Sat Apr 19, 2008 7:33 pm

Well in Gents :)
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Postby Shacky » Sun Apr 20, 2008 7:51 pm

Way to go, Chaps :)

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Postby Rushy » Sun Apr 20, 2008 9:30 pm

Nice one 8)
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Postby kenny101265 » Sun Apr 20, 2008 10:01 pm

Good reports & Pics lads ;) Unlucky tony :!:
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