I fished yesterday and although conditions weren’t very favourable (bright sunshine and low levels), I managed to find a few fish in the shady pools. I arrived mid afternoon and there was hardly anything hatching although I did see a few late mayfly. Later in the afternoon and into the evening the sedges made an …
I had just returned from a sea fishing trip and the decorating was beckoning when I received this call; “Dad I’m coming down in an hour or so and would like to go fishing” – well how could I ever refuse! It was mid afternoon with bright sunshine and not the best time to try …
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.
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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.