We had a good turn out for the DFC Bass trip, the fishing was a little slow and a little crowded due to the fine weather and a huge fishing competition on the world famous Chesil bank, but we were blessed with a fine sunset. We have the finest coast in the whole world……
Conditions were against us this evening with a nasty on shore breeze, which stirred things up a bit too much. So we all fished the fast flowing tide at Ferry Bridge with very little success! a good sized dry fly!Robin fly fishing
Five hardy souls ventured out this evening armed with an array of tackle to catch some bass. Well done to Robin for sticking to a fly! large nymphs! We fished the rising tide and caught bass & mackerel, all on plugs. A very enjoyable evening in the wind and spray coming over from Chesil bank. …
The Club is a private one, founded in 1877, of approximately sixty-four members and six Town Rod subscribers. The Club’s waters consist of about 12 miles of wild brown trout & grayling fishing in the main River Frome, River Cerne and River Piddle, together with attendant carriers and side streams. The waters extend both above and below the town of Dorchester and the Club employs a part-time keeper.
Friday 15th February 9.00am Poundbury - tree clearing
Saturday 23rd February 9.00am Affpuddle - tree clearing
Friday 8th March 9.00am River Cerne - tree clearing
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Angling’s representative body, the Angling Trust, has a web site for anglers to record sightings of cormorants, goosanders and mergansers throughout the UK: www.cormorantwatch.com The site is easy to use and will gather vital data to help persuade government of the need for action to protect fisheries.