Over the years there has been more British record Grayling caught and written about from the Frome than any other UK river…….Fact. A lovely fish for Stuart. Another fact, is you folks are the ones still able to fish this fabulous river, not only for the Grayling but also for its stunning Brown Trout. Robin …
John, I managed to get down to the river on Saturday 10 Jan. I couldn’t resist having a go, although I wasn’t sure how long I would last in those temperatures. It was already about 2.00pm and my first cast with heavy nymph to the far bank produced a grayling of about 14 inches. Within …
Today was the official opening of the Loud’s Mill fish pass, we all met at the Environment Agency’s depot in St. Georges Road. From Dorchester Fishing Club 2009 Andy Martin (EA) started proceedings, then our very own Charles Dutton gave an overview of how the fish pass came to be, quickly followed by Paul Knight …
(Report from last season) Dear John, Thanks a lot for your help! :)Thanks to your tips I had a great day:). I had three fine fish over 40cm and a few smaller ones! Two brownies and one grayling. Beautiful brownie 42 cm long. 🙂 Really thanks A LOT to you:). I met some fly fishermen …
The Managing Committee wish all our readers a very Happy New Year – it’s going to be a great year for fishing & river improvements… Just back from my first trip and caught a few small grayling on this very frosty morning…. From Dorchester Fishing Club 2009
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.
Contact the Environment Agency on 0800 80 70 60
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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.