Work Party – day 2

Day two and with the help of Trev & Tony we have finished all the trimming above Whitfield Hatches..


If you bump into any of these characters during the coming season, please give them a big thank you for all their hard work…

January 25, 2013 by Filed under: River Work 

Work Party – day 1

Thanks to Trev, Rob and Jim for turning up and helping out with todays tree clearing at Whitfield Hatches.

If you are free tomorrow please come along and help because we need as much help as possible to get the river ready for the 2013 season.

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after

January 24, 2013 by Filed under: River Work 

Work Party Tomorrow is ON!

  • Thursday 24th January tree work at Whitfield Hatches 9.00am start.
  • Friday 25th January tree work at Whitfield Hatches 9.00am start.
  • Saturday 9th February 2013 – Grayling fishing workshop
  • Friday 22st February improving access Gasgoyne bridge 9.00am start.
  • Saturday 23rd February improving access Withy beds 9.00am start.
  • Friday 8th March River Piddle 9.00am start
January 23, 2013 by Filed under: River Work 

It Might Be Cold

It might be cold and treacherous conditions, but a few hardy anglers ventured out Friday afternoon in the snow, unfortunately nothing was caught!

January 19, 2013 by Filed under: Grayling Fishing 

Work Party

Todays work party has again been cancelled, but not to rain & floods but to snow!!!

Dec 2011

January 18, 2013 by Filed under: River Work 

Dorset Chalkstreams

The next meeting is on Friday 1st February 7.00pm in West Stafford village hall.

A very informal gathering of like minded people, an evening of fishing, fly tying, second hand tackle and chalk stream chat…..

  • Slide show “There and back Again” by Glyn Williams & John Grindle – fly fishing adventures in Ireland, Slovenia, Bosnia, Poland
  • Bring any fly fishing tackle you would like to sell for the “Second Hand Tackle Table”
  • Harry Wallace will be there again selling his wonderful flies
  • Fly tying table, bring your vice and show us what you can do
  • Information table, if you have any brochures you would like to put out please do
  • Displays and information of work on Chalk Streams
  • Ideas for future gatherings, your chance to get involved
  • Drinks can be bought over from the Wise Man

There will be a small charge on the door to cover the hire of the village hall.

If you would like to help out please ring John Aplin on 01305 257490 or email john@riverworks.co.uk

January 9, 2013 by Filed under: Admin 

Work Party Dates

  • Friday 18th January finishing of a few trees on the River Cerne 9.00am start.
  • Thursday 24th January tree work at Whitfield Hatches 9.00am start.
  • Friday 25th January tree work at Whitfield Hatches 9.00am start.
  • Saturday 9th February 2013 – Grayling fishing workshop
  • Friday 22st February improving access Gasgoyne bridge 9.00am start.
  • Saturday 23rd February improving access Withy beds 9.00am start.
  • Friday 8th March River Piddle 9.00am start
January 4, 2013 by Filed under: River Work