Casting around for better health

Posted on Dec 20, 2016 in News

Casting around for better health

Do participants in this most popular of pastimes enjoy improved physical and mental wellbeing? Angling contributes to health and well-being in three ways. Its range of physical activity levels are suitable for the inactive, people recovering from illness and older age groups who may not participate in other sports. It incorporates contact with the natural environment which helps maintain positive mental health, combat stress and can support programmes for people suffering...

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Bank Maintenance Working Party

Posted on Nov 21, 2016 in Bank Maintenance, News

Bank Maintenance Working Party

The next bank maintenance working party outing will be on Sunday November 27th at 09:30am, meeting at the fishing lodge at Treffgarne. As ever, all are welcome to come along. No special equipment is needed, just wellies and...

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2016 Catch Reports

Posted on Jul 13, 2016 in Catch Reports, News

2016 Catch Reports

The fish are (at last) up in numbers. With the recent warm nights anglers are having good sport on the fly at night. Last Wednesday night I had 3 sewin up to about 2lb in the Mill area. A (Jinks) Jenkins had a cracker of about 3lb plus we both had numerous takes and lost a few. The rain came and Sunday was excellent, I landed a salmon, turned another, had a few follows from sewin and had brown trout up to 2lb on Rapala below St Catherines Bridge. Jinks had a salmon of about...

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4lb Sewin

Posted on Jun 14, 2016 in Catch Reports, News

4lb Sewin

Steve Esmond reports his first sewin catch of 2016. A cracking 4lb fish landed on a size 10 double Dunkeld. Steve was using an intermediate line and the fish came around 10:30pm (early) on the lower section of beat one.

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