Category: Fly Fishing News

Angling Trust reaches out to Wales

The Angling Trust announced today that it will extend its role representing its growing membership of individual anglers, angling clubs, fisheries, riparian owners and tackle shop owners in Wales; something which was until now restricted to England. The role will initially be limited to a short list of issues linked to ongoing campaigns that the […]

Anglian Water Trout Fishing August 31st

Latest News and Information from Week ending 28 August 2016 • Pairs boat match Grafham Water Saturday 24 September another opportunity to celebrate the reservoir’s 50th anniversary in style.  The match will be fished to relaxed international rules, drifting boats and no time bonus. With cash prizes and concluding with a barbecue with drinks it promises […]

Grafham Water in great form with a rod average of 7.5

Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350, Taverham Mills Fishery 01603 861014; Alton Water 01473 589105 Recreation Dept Anglian Water 01572 653021   Rutland Water Fish week 767 (Season 24,790) Returns 179 (5,576) Rod average 4.28 (4.44) Rutland Water has been humming with boat activity this week. Tuesday […]

Anglian Water Trout Fishing August 2nd

Rutland Water Fish week 337 (Season 22,951) Returns 126 (5,025) Rod average 2.67 (4.56) Dan Pitcher of Langham netted the best fish of the week, a superb 5lb 14½oz Rainbow.  This fine specimen fell to a minky fished on a floating line off the peninsula shoreline last Sunday.  The best Brown of the week was […]

Anglian Water trout fishing July 11th

Latest News and Information from            Week ending 10 July 2016   •             6lb 12oz Rainbow is best of the season so far at Grafham Water Another excellent week with a rod average of 7.49   •             Max points for Rich Cooper in Rutland’s Tuesday night Boat league Rich is building […]

Greys Junior Bank National 2016

The Angling Trust has announced the dates for the 2016 Greys Junior Bank National. The six qualifiers will be held on small stillwaters throughout England and will begin in August and finish before the end of October. The grand final will be held at Ellerdine Fishery on 9th April 2017. Anglers aged 17 or under […]

Anglers celebrate Grafham’s 50th birthday in style

  Anglers celebrate Grafham’s 50th Birthday in style Pairs match is a big success   Fish of the week at Rutland Water 7lb Rainbow for Tony Machin (pictured) 5lb 7oz Brown for Simon Ashton  www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350, Taverham Mills Fishery 01603 861014; Alton […]

England’s gold on Lough Leane

Four teams of 14 anglers representing England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales took part in the IFFA Spring Loch-Style International from 24th – 27th May 2016 at Lough Leane, Killarney, Ireland. The Team members representing England were; Nick Dunn (Captain)  Charlie Abrahams, Tony Curtis, Ben Dobson, Ian Donaldson, Tony Donnelly, Bob Fitzpatrick, Brad Gifford, John Horsey, […]

Season’s biggest rainbow trout from Grafham Water

Week ending 12 June 2016   Season’s best Rainbow at Grafham Water weighs in at 6lb 10oz  Competition hots up in popular Tuesday Night Boat League at Rutland Water www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure     Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350, Taverham Mills Fishery 01603 861014; Alton Water 01473 589105 […]