Month: January 2011

Budgerigar-sized

I waited till the weather warmed up a bit and went out fishing on Monday for my first trip of 2011. I had decided it was time to catch my first Frome pike (I must admit I have seen very few there, never mind caught one). I cast to the likely spots with my usual …

Working Party

Just back from the first working party for 2011 where we worked on our wonderful Wolfeton Fishery. It was tree trimming day, to open up the river and allow more light in, hopefully increasing the weed growth. We also left a few over hanging branches to give the trout some extra cover. We also reinstated …

Day Tickets

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20″ – Fantastic

An opportunity presented itsself to me which meant I could snatch a quick trip down south to try for a grayling or two. John Grindle kindly put me up for the night and I made start at around 10am.  River looked fine and with a good flow but did not manage any fish until further …

Greetings from Czech Republic

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL MEMBERS OF DFC, WISHES FRIENDS FROM CZECH REPUBLIC