Month: November 2011

Work Party

A great mornings work above 10-Hatches, with all the encroaching tress and bushes removed – thanks to those who turned out and helped.. Before After

Work Party Saturday

Saturday 26th November – 9am – Ten Hatches – tree clearing – meet London Road lay-by (next to Piddlehinton turning)

Defeating the Aliens

Tuesday 15 November  7:30 pm Herrison Hall — Charlton Down — Watts Room Speaker: Sarah Williams, DWT Dorset Wild Rivers Officer We shall fight them on the river banks : defeating the aliens It’s big, it’s strong, it comes from the Himalayas and it stifles any living thing within reach.  No, not the mythical yeti, …

Czech nymph

I did get to the Frome on Monday 31st October as planned, the water was slightly coloured, and conditions were good. Sure enough, the grayling were still well spread out in view of the relatively high temperatures. Plenty of grayling came to the nymph, mostly with delicate takes so I am sure there were many …