Month: November 2008

Crikey it’s cold!

Just back from a quick (crikey it’s cold) grayling fish and to try out some bugs using some new hot pink & orange tungsten beads. Fished a couple of well known grayling runs; the first was too exposed to the elements and I quickly numb fingered headed to a sheltered spot. This was a lot …

2oz Short

Today my good friend George migrated down from Liverpool for a days grayling fishing. George is one of the best grayling fishers in the country and he’s eager to catch his first UK 3lber. He has caught several over 3lb in Scottish rivers, but his best from a UK stands at 2lb 12oz from his …

Floods

The recent floods have kicked up a lot of fresh gravels and the river is clearing nicely for a spot of grayling fishing next week. From Dorchester Fishing Club 2008

Change of date

As you can imagine the river is out of its banks in many places after the weekends rain. Looking at the forecast for the end of the week, I have made the decision that working in a swollen river will just too dangerous! So if OK our Poundbury work party will be re arranged for …