Oughterard International Mayfly Festival Weekend

Thurs 5th—Sun 8th May 2016 Oughterard & Lough Corrib County Galway, Ireland Come and experience the best in local produce and family entertainment in Oughterard during Lough Corrib’s famous Mayfly hatch. Over the weekend there will be traditional music and...

THE IRELAND ANGLING SHOW 2014

Feb. 15th & 16th, National Show Centre, Swords , Dublin The Ireland Angling show, held at the national Show centre in Swords, has grown over the last 15 years to become the Country’s premier Angling event and is a firm fixture...

Calendar of Events for the Oughterard Angling Club

The following is a Calendar of Events for the Oughterard Angling Club. Bartley McGauley Cup – Casting only – Sunday, 6th April This is an annual club competition with an adult entry fee of €20 & €10 junior entry fee (U16).   Connacht...

Press Release from Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland

TROUT ANGLERS FEDERATION OF IRELAND Cónaidhm Iascairí Breac na hÉireann The Official National Governing Organisation Established 1931 Press Release. The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland, having consulted extensively with its membership on the review of the 1959 fisheries act, have been mandated to oppose...

Inland Fisheries Ireland announces the cessation of IFI fish farm operations

Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has today (26.04.16) announced its intention to phase out its fish farming operations over the coming years. A plan will now be developed to implement this decision. The IFI Board, having reviewed the fish farm operations...

I.T.F.F.A. Leinster Championships On Owel By Denis Goulding.

I.T.F.F.A. Leinster Corcoran Cup Lough Owel Leinster I.T.F.F.A. would like to thank Lough Owel Anglers Association for all their help, and to Jack and Michael Doolin and Dermot Brohan of the I.F.I. for their help also. It was a calm sunny...

Discovery of ‘Dragonfish’ in River Suck Highlights Danger of Illegal Aquarium Releases to Native...

The recent discovery by a local angler of the decaying remains of an exotic fish specimen in the River Suck at Correen Ford in the Midlands has raised further concern of the threat to our native wildlife from aquarium...

FISH FARM CLOSURES

TAFI ON FISH FARM CLOSING. The Trout Anglers Federation of Ireland (TAFI) wishes to express its disappointment and frustration regarding the direction being taken by the Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland with regard to their proposed closure of IFI Fish...

Promoting Youth Angling: 2014 Angling Fair

Irish Trout Fly Fishing Association juvenile anglers were on a recruitment drive last weekend at the 2014 Annual Angling Fair. The lads were on hand to encourage juveniles to consider fly angling as a pastime with Ciaran Reilly from...

Trilogy written by Anthony O’Malley Daly

Fellow Angler Fergal Symth is now working for the Asthma Society and was approached at Christmas in relation to a book called Trilogy which was written by Anthony O’Malley Daly. I don’t know if you are familiar with the...