Month: January 2009

Frome Grayling

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 …

Those Temperatures

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 …

The grand opening

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 …

Beautiful brownie

(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 …

Happy New Year

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