Monthly Archives: May 2019

In search of bites at first light

Venue: Aberavon beach, in front of Remo’s cafe. Monday 27th May 2019. Weather: winds 11 mph westerly, pressure 1013mb, temp app. 9 degrees. Tide: Low of 3.4m on a 7.1m tide at 6.53 a.m. Lowest tide of the cycle. Moon … Continue reading

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Smash and…nowt

Venue: Sker point rocks. Friday 24th May 2019. Weather: winds 10 mph westerly, pressure 1020mb, temp app. 14 degrees. Tide: High of 8.4m at 11.00 p.m. Three days before lowest high tides of the cycle. Moon phase: waning gibbous (68.4% … Continue reading

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It’s all gone a bit Feargal!

Venue: Aberavon beach, 3/4 of the way along the prom, in front of the old peoples’ home. Friday 17th May/Saturday 18th May 2019. Weather: winds 6 mph northerly, pressure 1009mb, temp app. 11 degrees. Tide: Low of 1.1m on a … Continue reading

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April gives way to May

The last two school terms have been an absolute grind, and how I managed to get to the end of the most recent term I’ll never know. But manage I did, and two full weeks off for some well-deserved r … Continue reading

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