Dear John, I fished early saturday morning with my brother and we had a cracking couple of hours sport. The river looked superb, fast flowing with plenty of water but clear. The fish were all taken on a white maggot , ( one , two or three per hook , it didn’t seem to matter …
The old hatch at Whitefield failed to survive the pressure from all the rain and was badly damaged. Luckily repairs have been made and the eggs will soon be hatching and the fry will be swiming out to be big wild world! Quick Repair!
Just a few more subscriptions to come in to complete the Membership for 2007. If your one that has yet to rejoin; please send into the Honorary Treasurer ASAP So far we have had only three resignations and with two previous members rejoining, the waiting list hasn’t moved an awful lot.. (For those still on …
The River is up & very coloured and with todays rain, it doesn’t look good for tomorrow either. Time to tie some flies; Over the Christmas holidays I was lucky enough to fish a stretch of the River Wylye and this little pink number was a great success. To help get this fly down to …
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.