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John Dory for Grey Viking Brighton

08/07/2015 14:31:49 PM

Well, we’re still getting loads of summer Cod on the wrecks and I’ll do a post about that soon, but today we had rare catch indeed, a John Dory for Grey Viking and a rarity for Brighton and Sussex! To put it in perspective we’ve had

New Website Design for Grey Viking

07/02/2015 09:41:01 AM

I’ve redesigned our company website, again! This is the third version of the site, which was originally launched in 2009 and last revamped in 2012. So it’s design number three in six years, phew! Then again six years is practically a l ...

Beginners Guide to Boat Fishing

06/27/2015 10:15:25 AM

This beginners guide to boat fishing explains how we fish here in Brighton and provides information on the basics of sea angling afloat including species, seasons, bait, fishing tackle and more. So if you fish locally to us, in the English ...

Pollack Fishing – Jan to March 2013

04/05/2013 05:41:33 AM

It’s been a while since I last posted a report so I thought I’d bring you up to date with what’s been happening recently. Wreck fishing out of Brighton from January through until April is the peak season for big Pollack and this yea

Pollack Fishing – Jan to March 2013

04/05/2013 05:41:33 AM

It’s been a while since I last posted a report so I thought I’d bring you up to date with what’s been happening recently. Wreck fishing out of Brighton from January through until April is the peak season for big Pollack and this yea

Cod Fishing Report 14 to 18 November

11/21/2012 12:10:01 PM

Well, we’ve had some more winter gales since my last report but we did manage to get out a couple of times for a spot of Cod Fishing last Wednesday and Sunday. Wednesday was a frustrating day with a strong easterly wind restricting our fishing ...

Cod Fishing Report 14 to 18 November

11/21/2012 12:10:01 PM

Well, we’ve had some more winter gales since my last report but we did manage to get out a couple of times for a spot of Cod Fishing last Wednesday and Sunday. Wednesday was a frustrating day with a strong easterly wind restricting our fishing ...

24lb Cod – first proper Mud Pig of the Winter

11/13/2012 16:35:14 PM

A break in the weather allowed us to nip out on Sunday for another day of Cod fishing and what a glorious day it was too, not a breath of wind and glorious sunshine all day! We’d only got out once in the preceding week which proved to be a ...

24lb Cod – first proper Mud Pig of the Winter

11/13/2012 16:35:14 PM

A break in the weather allowed us to nip out on Sunday for another day of Cod fishing and what a glorious day it was too, not a breath of wind and glorious sunshine all day! We’d only got out once in the preceding week which proved to be a ...

Fishing Report – 23 October to 01 November

11/06/2012 00:21:36 AM

We’ve managed to get out a few times since my last report a couple of weeks ago, which heralded the start of the Winter Cod Season for this year. Yes we’ve had the inevitable run of early winter gales keeping the boat in port but when we ...

Fishing Report – 23 October to 01 November

11/06/2012 00:21:36 AM

We’ve managed to get out a few times since my last report a couple of weeks ago, which heralded the start of the Winter Cod Season for this year. Yes we’ve had the inevitable run of early winter gales keeping the boat in port but when we ...

Sussex Minimum Landing Sizes

10/29/2012 14:15:30 PM

The laws governing the minimum sizes for landing of sea fish are laid down by the EU. Additionally in the UK we have regional bodies called IFCA’s (Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities) who can set higher minimum sizes for their ...

Sussex Minimum Landing Sizes

10/29/2012 14:15:30 PM

The laws governing the minimum sizes for landing of sea fish are laid down by the EU. Additionally in the UK we have regional bodies called IFCA’s (Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities) who can set higher minimum sizes for their ...

Winter Special – Prices for 2012 – 2013 Season

10/27/2012 04:43:13 AM

Every year we have a reduced rate for the winter Cod season as our regulars will know so to make things clear I thought a post would be useful to highlight our prices for this season on Grey Viking II. Our winter rates apply from now until February ...

Winter Special – Prices for 2012 – 2013 Season

10/27/2012 04:43:13 AM

Every year we have a reduced rate for the winter Cod season as our regulars will know so to make things clear I thought a post would be useful to highlight our prices for this season on Grey Viking II. Our winter rates apply from now until February ...

The Winter Cod Season for 2012 is Officially Open!

10/21/2012 23:58:25 PM

If you read our recent post on Winter Cod Fishing you’ll know that around this time of year Cod start to appear on the inshore marks as they start their annual migration from the wrecks to shallower water. This heralds the start of the winter ...

The Winter Cod Season for 2012 is Officially Open!

10/21/2012 23:58:25 PM

If you read our recent post on Winter Cod Fishing you’ll know that around this time of year Cod start to appear on the inshore marks as they start their annual migration from the wrecks to shallower water. This heralds the start of the winter ...

Winter Wreck Fishing Trips for 2012 and 2013

10/13/2012 14:38:50 PM

Following on from my recent tutorial on Winter Cod Fishing you will now have an understanding as to why winter can be such an exciting time with the chance of a big Cod very close to shore. But, and it’s a BIG but, my regulars will know that ...

Winter Wreck Fishing Trips for 2012 and 2013

10/13/2012 14:38:50 PM

Following on from my recent tutorial on Winter Cod Fishing you will now have an understanding as to why winter can be such an exciting time with the chance of a big Cod very close to shore. But, and it’s a BIG but, my regulars will know that ...

Winter Cod Fishing – How to Catch Big Cod

10/09/2012 15:54:59 PM

If you want to catch a big Cod you really need to fish for them in winter, as this is when the bigger specimens are almost always caught. Winter Cod fishing can be a bit of a waiting game sometimes, holding out for a bite, but the rewards can ...

Winter Cod Fishing – How to Catch Big Cod

10/09/2012 15:54:59 PM

If you want to catch a big Cod you really need to fish for them in winter, as this is when the bigger specimens are almost always caught. Winter Cod fishing can be a bit of a waiting game sometimes, holding out for a bite, but the rewards can ...

Conger Fishing Video – 90lb Conger Eel

10/02/2012 09:47:36 AM

I was looking through some archives at home and came across some video clips which I thought had been long since lost so I’m delighted to have found them. I’ve edited the clips into a short film documenting the capture of a massive 90 lb ...

Conger Fishing Video – 90lb Conger Eel

10/02/2012 09:47:36 AM

I was looking through some archives at home and came across some video clips which I thought had been long since lost so I’m delighted to have found them. I’ve edited the clips into a short film documenting the capture of a massive 90 lb ...