Just a quick note from John Aplin the River Keeper, the Upper Water is now fishable with lots of hungry fish waiting for you. The Lower Water is also fishable but please take care with over hanging banks and strong flows on both beats……
John Aplin and I attempted to fish the Upper Water yesterday evening. When we viewed the river from the bridge it looked very fishable and extremely clear water. But the flow of the water is very deceptive and we struggled to wade deeper than our knees the water was so fierce, it reminded me of …
Doug is a Member of the Club and fishes the waters as much as he can, but working & living in Prague means these aren’t as many as he likes. But once a year he has a weeks fishing holiday and usually brings over a fishing friend(s) from Southern Bohemia (some amazing fishing there as …
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 7 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.
Wednesday 19th December 09.30 Poundbury fence and tree work also with students from Kingston Mauward
Wednesday 9th January 2019 09.00 Poundbury fence and tree work also with students from Kingston Mauward
Saturday 12th January 2019 09:00 Grayling Social - Long Bridge
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.