Category: Fly Fishing News

Salmon Summit Update

The Environment Agency has issued a summary record of the different sessions at last month’s Salmon Summit in London, held to raise awareness of the depleted salmon stocks in England and attended by the Angling Trust and other concerned fisheries organisations.At the Summit, Mark Lloyd, chief executive of Angling Trust & Fish Legal, reported on […]

Rutland Water Fur & Feather

ic: From left to right Martin Hearth (1st), Iain Barr and his son (Iain was 2nd), and Matt Gregory (3rd). It was an amazing turnout with 48 anglers fishing the banks at Rutland.  Winner was Martin Hearth of Hambleton with a total weight of 13lb 11oz.  Martin’s six fish limit was taken on humungus from […]

Biggest Rainbow of the season at Rutland Water

Biggest Rainbow of the season at Rutland Water 11lb 14½oz specimen landed by Rik Varley from Yorkshire  Europe’s top anglers head to Rutland for the biggest match of the season Rutland Water hosts final of prestigious Anglian Water Airflo International. Full report next week www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe […]

Anglian Water Trout Fishing Sept 2nd

Rutland WaterFish week 258 (Season 19,259) Returns 68 (5,453) Rod average 3.79 (3.53) Another good week’s fishing with anglers reporting plenty of fish from around the reservoir. Boat anglers are taking the bulk of the fish with the main basin providing very quick limits with many fish around the 2lb mark, though a steady number […]

26lb Pike for Piotr at Pitsford

Anglina water trout and pike fishing Week ending 2 August 2015 In the race for victory in the Rutland Tuesday Night boat league it’s neck and neck between Richard Cooper and Keith Jones 26lb Pike for Piotr at PitsfordPerfect conditions for predator fishing as Piotr Krygier takes a personal best at Pitsford www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure Rutland Water […]

Great summer trout sport at Grafham Water

Pic: Chris Halliday with the best brown trout taken at Rutland Water this week at 6lb 10oz. Rutland WaterFish week 508 (Season 16,672) Returns 230 (4,711) Rod average 2.2(3.53) Chris Halliday of Bourne visited Rutland Water for the first time on Saturday guided by Cameron Neil. They ventured down the North Arm where Chris was […]

Coastal salmon netting to be banned

The Salmon and Trout Association (Scotland) (S&TA(S)) has warmly welcomed the trailblazing salmon conservation proposals announced by Scottish Government today. Under the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 2003 Scottish Government is proposing to introduce a licensing system for the killing of wild salmon in Scotland and to prohibit “the taking of salmon outwith […]

Sizzling summer sport at Grafham Water

Latest News and Information from Week ending 19 July 2015 Sizzling summer sport at Grafham WaterRod average of 4.02 and superb fish Competition hotting up in Rutland’s Tuesday Night boat leagueRichard Cooper heads the leader board from Keith Jones www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; Pitsford, Ravensthorpe & Hollowell 01604 781350, Taverham […]

Anglian Water Trout Fishing July 14th

Latest News and Information from Week ending 12 July 2015 • It’s a fair cop – police match anglers net Rutland’s best fish of the week4lb 10½oz Rainbow for Stuart Hills4lb 8oz Brown for Dougie Valentine • Deal of the month Hardy Ultralite DD4000/5000/6000/7000RRP £229 – £249 Anglian Water price just £114.50Available from our tackle […]

River Dee fund grows to over £25,000

Generous anglers on the River Dee have donated more than £2,700 in the last year to help support the work of the charitable trust that works to care for the river. The donation scheme operated by Ballogie Estate, which manages the Ballogie, Carlogie and Commonty fishing beats above and below Potarch Bridge, has raised more […]

Anglian Water Trout Fishing June 24th

Exceptional sport at Grafham Water for brothers Dave and Des Burgess Dave nets 45 fish in 5 visits and Des lands 57 fish in 7 trips Simon’s 6lb 2oz Brown is best fish of the week at Pitsford Water Superb Brown for Bourne angler Simon Ashton  www.anglianwater.co.uk/leisure  Rutland Water 01780 686441; Grafham Water 01480 810531; […]