Tonight was the combined river walk & picnic with the members of the Association of Ponds, Lakes & Fisheries (APLF). John Aplin was our guide. First to the fishery below ours at Lower Bockhampton, to show everyone work that was completed last Autumn. new riffles Then we headed upstream to our water to show how …
Hi John, Many thanks for the guest tickets which arrived safely, I used the first of them last Thursday 13 August 2009.Unfortunately the ticket got soaked in my pocket whilst wading so please accept this email as my return for the day. I started at Lower Bockhampton about 12.30pm and fished up as far as …
John I was out on the upper water above Whitfield Hatches on Saturday. Quite breezy and with sun threatening to break through but never quite managing it. The fish didn’t seem to mind, and although there wasn’t really much hatching off the water the odd fish were taking stuff blown off the banks. The deeper …
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
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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.