Month: January 2012

I couldn’t resist

I couldn’t resist a quick trip to the river on Sunday, and was surprised to find that a good few members had had the same idea. Admittedly conditions looked good, water not too clear, no wind, and temperature somewhere around 3C. It was one of those days when it was actually possible to change the …

Working Party

First work party of the year and we worked hard up from Whitfield Hatches clearing over hanging trees and bushes. Shame more people didn’t turn out because with more help we could have achieved so much more. We also checked out the trout hatchery which is helping to boost the natural head of trout. We …

Little egrets for company

I had a good day on DFC water yesterday with eight grayling up to 40cm, one tiny sprod grayling of less than 10cm, plus a couple of wild browns (possibly the same fish once in the morning and again later in the afternoon). I fished through the area we discussed with small tungsten bead nymphs, …

Day Tickets 2012

Day tickets for 2012 are now available :- please click here