Monthly Archives: June 2012

BLAKEWELL SUMMER COMPETITION

    There had allegedly been over two inches of rain overnight so it was not surprising to find that the lake had a murky hue for this friendly mid summer match at prolific Blakewell Fishery. I was fortunate to … Continue reading

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Questions and answers

             The farmers were cutting the grass so its bound to be dry we thought as we headed for the coast. As I hopped over the wet boulders I thought I felt a drop of rain! By the time I … Continue reading

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Putsborough

Putsborough Competition It is hard to believe that this years Putsborough match was the clubs 20th. This is an event I always enjoy despite my failure to catch. As much as anything its good to see local anglers both fresh … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE!

The “ ethereal mildness” of spring spoken of by the poet seems in these later years to have become a considerable stretch of poetic licence, and whether our climate is gradually undergoing a change, or whether we have merely been … Continue reading

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Books and Walks

  Books and walks Angling has generated a huge amount of literature over the years and one of the finest authors to emerge in recent times has been Chris Yates an author of several enthralling tomes including the 1986 classic … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem          Wind and rain do not inspire from within the home but get out in the fresh air of the countryside and it’s a different feeling. The forecast was not good but I had a day off so … Continue reading

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Easy Fishing

Easy Fishing            Sometimes its good to put a bend in the rod without too much effort so with a voucher for Blakewell Fishery that had been won in one of their competitions I decided on a mornings fishing. Blakewell … Continue reading

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