Boat Fishing Monthly

Boat Fishing Monthly

Boat Fishing Monthly is the only magazine totally dedicated to all aspects of sea fishing afloat for charter boat, private boat or dinghy anglers. It is the essential read for boat anglers of all abilities. Every issue is packed full of exciting features providing readers with the latest methods, marks and expert advice plus reviews for tackle & boats to make the sport more enjoyable and accessible.


All the latest news and gossip from the world of boat fishing.

What’s Been Caught
There are loads of monster bass, plaice, turbot and rays being caught right now. Make the most of the great fishing and get out there!

BFM Clothing
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Tide Table And Match Dates
Plan your trips around next month’s tides and go catch some.

Andy’s Inshore Advice
This month our resident inshore dinghy fishing expert, Andy Pilott, conducts an experiment to see which rig works best for Dover sole. There’s a clear winner too!

The Cod Are Coming!
With numerous double figure fish up to over 20lb already being reported along the south coast, we explain the best methods, rigs and baits for targeting the nation’s favourite eating fish.

Skipper’s Secrets
This month charter skipper Gethyn Owen explains how to target winter conger eels – a great backup if the cod aren’t playing ball.

Inside Info – Swanage, Dorset
Graeme Pullen reveals some GPS numbers for a series of marks off Swanage, where big bass, bream, cod and smoothhounds are just waiting to be caught.

Big Butts Love Rubber!
BFM Ed, Dave Barham, explains how the new generation of lures has revolutionised the way anglers target the mighty halibut over in Norway.

Spread ‘Em
Des Westmore reveals how he has adapted a spreader rig designed for catching plaice, to great effect when targeting winter whiting and cod.

The Reel Deal

This month Des Westmore takes a close look at the Abu 9000 Big Game multiplier, and discovers that it has stood the test of time gracefully.

The LRF Revolution
Originally designed as a rock fishing concept, these new micro lures are finding a firm foothold among competition boat anglers, as Jim O’Donnell explains.

Tackle Locker
There’s some fantastic new pliers from Breakaway Tackle, plus ready tied rig and all manner of other goodies reviewed this month.

Advice Centre
Our experienced panel of experts answer all of your fishing and tackle-related questions.

Boat Test

Simon Everett reports on a great new craft from Rigiflex that’s ideal for inshore bass chasing.

At The Helm
Our panel of experts help answer all of your ‘boaty’ questions.

Maintenance Man
This month Peter Caplen looks at fitting the central heating system! Well, there’s no point getting cold, is there?

Next Issue

The December issue of BFM is a Winter Cod Bait Special. We’ve put together the top six winter cod baits, step by step, to help you put more fish in the boat. We also kick off a new kayak fishing series, and take a look at uptiding for cod. Don’t miss it. It’s on sale Thursday 15th November.

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