Tag: lleyn peninsula

It goes to show you can never be too careful while fishing as this chap found out last weekend. Apparently a wave swept him off the rocks near Aberdaron and he was in the water for an hour when the coastguard helicopter winched him to safety. See the full story here on the BBC news website – Angler rescued after hour in sea A reminder to us all – fishing is great and we all ‘push the limit’ every so often, but it’s not worth risking your life for.

After a full english breakfast at the B&B / pub in Pwllheli we motored over to the other side of the Lleyn Peninsula for the second fishing match of the weekend. We were fishing the tide down at Trefor pier, not ideal but its getting increasingly difficult to find piers that you are able to fish from and as BLAS have a pier cup it seemed a shame to waste a trip to the Lleyn without giving Trefor a go. The venue is fantastic and although the weather was atrocious…