Just had to post and tell you all about the great work that the Dorset Wildlife Trust and Wessex Water are doing on the River Frome – this short video clip explains all, you might recognise a few others in the clip as well!!
There is another Grayling Social planned for Saturday 22nd November – meet 9:00am at Lubecke Way, Dorchester. We will have a few connoisseurs on fly fishing & long trotting for grayling, so come along and pick their brains and have a go – grayling fishing during the winter months is a great way to extend your fishing season. …
We have two days of work parties, please come along and help if you possibly can.. Saturday 8th November 9:00am Blue Bridge work party, tree trimming, meet in the Sun Inn car park. Saturday 6th December 9:00am Lower Stinsford work party, tree clearing (all hands for this one), meet at Long Bridge
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.
Contact the Environment Agency on 0800 80 70 60
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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.