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Long Distance Diving Minnows

Posted by By Marc Cowling (South Devon Bass Guide) on 16th Aug 2018

Here in the south west, and I suspect many other parts of the Country, the seasonal influx of sprat being hoarded onto the shoreline by mackerel shoals has also seen an increase in the numbers of bass … read more

​Brand New or Battered?

Posted by By Marc Cowling (South Devon Bass Guide) on 9th Aug 2018

Is a shiny ‘new’ lure more effective than a tatty ‘old lure’ of exactly the same pattern? Here’s an insight into a couple of recent occurrences that have got me thinking...Back in early June, whilst g … read more

​Bass - Creatures of habit or a whole lot more?

Posted by By Marc Cowling (South Devon Bass Guide) on 15th Jul 2018

I, like many authors have written about bass being territorial and sticking to regular patterns of behaviour when swimming and feeding around specific areas of coastline, under a particular set of sea … read more

​Large Surface Bass Lures - When and How...

Posted by By Marc Cowling (South Devon Bass Guide) on 5th Jul 2018

In a previous post for ‘Lure Fishing For Bass’ I described how small ‘popping’ and ‘sliding’ surface lures are designed to be worked fairly quickly across the top of the water in order to mimic s … read more