Month: March 2011

Rod Licence

Don’t forget to purchase your rod licence before the start of the season:- Valid EA Link BUT BEWARE THERE IS A ROGUE WEBSITE CLAIMING TO SELL ROD LICENCE From the Environment Agency:- Dear all, We have come across a website claiming to sell rod licences on our behalf They advertise themselves as an application …

New Members Day

Rising fish to hatching grannom greeted the 2011 new members as they were shown round the Club’s waters today. The rivers are in fine condition for the coming season, but some rain would be good!

Stinsford Side Stream

It was a glorious day to be down by the river and the fresh spring growth certainly enhanced the closeness of the 2011 season. We cleared overhanging branches on the lower section of the Stinsford Side Stream and thanks to everyone who turned out to tidy this magical little stream.

Fencing Work

The Riverkeeper John Aplin has rebuilt the fencing around “Angry Swan” field up by Whitfield Hatches ready for the coming season..

Not a Club Member

Conditions were not perfect but I did manage to get down to the Frome for a couple of hours on 28th February for my last cast of the season. The water was fairly high and a bit coloured, but by no means impossible. The wind was chilly though, and temperature around 6C. When I reached …