What a great night on Wednesday and huge thanks to Bryan Sennet (Chairman), Richard Miller (Honorary Secretary) and Jim Chalmers (Honorary Treasurer) for all their work over the year, keeping the Club moving forward and letting the rest of us to just go fishing!! You will be receiving the December Newsletter etc. shortly. After the …
We enjoyed even more sun today and a few more Members turned up to help install another batch of stiles. This was a lot more relaxed with plenty of fishing talk and watching rising fish to hatching olives & grannom amongst the stunning ranunculus!!!! The Chairman Bryan Sennett and the last stile of the day.
We achieved a lot today and thanks to all who turned out to build the stiles, move the fence and carry the materials. It was hard work, but there were no complaints on such a warm sunny day. Another work part start tomorrow at 9am Giffords Pool lay-by www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Dorchester
Excellent night at the Frome, Piddle & West Dorset Fisheries Association’s AGM on Friday, with some tremendous news that the Association has now joined forces with the Westcountry’s Rivers Trust. This objective is enhanced and amplified by the aims of the Westcountry Rivers Trust, with whom we have been working closely for a number of …
The Frome, Piddle & West Dorset Fisheries Association will shortly be announcing some fantastic news in conjunction with the Westcountry Rivers Trust. To find out more you are very welcome to attend the the Frome, Piddle & West Dorset Fisheries Association AGM on Friday 9th April – more details to follow…..
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
If you see any fishing, netting or trapping you think is illegal, please don’t tackle it yourself.
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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.