Quick check of the Upper Water this afternoon, we found a few trees down and fences that need moving after the floods. Lots of TLC required before the new season, so please come along if you are free, even if you just come along to give moral support!!! Work parties as follows, as long as …
Early season luncheon at the Castleman Hotel, Chettle, on Saturday 5th April at 1.00pm in aid of the Salmon & Trout Association Celebrate the new season and catch-up with the latest from the S&TA. Choose from a select menu freshly prepared using seasonal, home grown or locally sourced produce and locally farmed meat: Warm smoked haddock …
Good progress with the improved access, we were able to work on a safe dry stretch today, more rain tomorrow 🙁 John Aplin
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.