There are four tackle shops in the West Cornwall area all owned by members of the Mounts Bay Angling Society. All four shops have club scales to weigh your fish and all kinds of live and frozen baits.
Newtown Angling is situated on the main Penzance to Helston road at Newtown -above Praa Sands Beach-you can't miss it! Open 7 days a week. (club scales available)
Owned by Chris Bird the shop was recently rebuilt. Chris is always willing to give help and advice. Tel 01736 763721 www.newtownangling.com
West Cornwall Angling is situated in Penzance just off the promenade in Alexandra Road -on the way to Newlyn- it has now moved from it's original position to the shop next door and doubled in size.
Owned by Gary Price-an all round angler- and assisted by Mike Delbridge club Chairman and keen bass angler- the shop caters for all types of angling and is open 7 days a week. (club scales available)
Tel: 01736 362363
Mermaid Baits and Tackle is situated alongside the harbour in Penzance. It is owned by Vanessa and Adrian Thomas, members of the angling club- who also run the Mermaid Charter boat. They are helped in the shop by Mark Putt also a member of the Mounts Bay Angling Society. Open every day and late in the evenings during the summer months. The Mermaid now stocks Daiwa tackle. (Club scales available)
Angler's Den is situated at the west end of Hayle just around the corner from the large Philps pasty shop. Its behind the forecourt of Central Garage.
The shop is run by Calvin Harrison and his son Tim-both keen local anglers.
The shop is open 7 days a week-from 10-6pm weekdays. Sat:9 -6pm Sun:10-4pm
Good selection of live and frozen bait always available.
07733272524 or Home: 01736 756792 (Club scales available)