GOING WILD IN THE MIDLANDS & WEEKLY REPORT

SAVAGE TROUT CAUGHT ON OWEL: The Monasterevin Anglers were back on Owel last Saturday for their annual competition.  We have featured the club members over the years as they honour one of their past members Timmy Meredith. The day...

NATIONAL FLY ANGLING CHAMPIONSHIP ON LEIN

FABIEN TAKES THE HONOURS ON LEIN LAKE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP LOUGH LEIN 9TH OF JUNE 2018 127 Anglers togged out on Saturday the 9th of June on the beautiful lake that is Lough Lein. Low water levels, sunshine and flat calm conditions...

ROYAL ENFIELD 2-DAY COURSE ANGLING FESTIVAL

Royal Enfield Angling Club 2-Day International Angling Festival 9th/10th June 2018. Royal Enfield Angling Club held their annual 2-Day International Festival over the weekend of the 9th/10th of June.  As in previous years the event proved to be well attended with 54...

LEINSTER INTERPROVINCIAL QUALIFIER

CORCRAN CUP LOUGH OWEL 27TH MAY 2018 LEINSTER INTERPROVINCIAL QUALIFIER   WELL DONE TO BRIAN BRENNAN ON A GREAT WIN AND TO PAT SWEENEY WHO CAUGHT THE HEAVIEST FISH AND ALSO CAME SECOND OVERALL. WELL DONE TO ALL THE QUALIFIERS AND TO THOSE...

DERRAVARAGH TROUT ON THE DUCK FLY & WEEKLY REPORT

DERRAVARAGH TROUT: It was good to see a few more nice Derravaragh trout being caught on the fly lately. Duck Fly have eventually started to hatch on Derravaragh and well-known local angler Richard McCabe was in the thick of...

GARDA ANGLERS ON OWEL AND WEEKLY REPORT

GARDA ANGLERS ON OWEL: The Garda Trout & Salmon Anglers hosted a fly-fishing competition last week on Owel and some nice trout came on line. Top rod was Garda Damien Barron of Kilcormack in Co.Offaly who boated 6 fish...

NORTH WEST ANGLING FAIR

The Mayor was along the River Mourne, Strabane to announce the dates for the North West Angling Fair 2018 – which is set to make a welcome return on the 7th and 8th April at Melvin Sports Complex.   Back by...

INLAND FISHERIES IRELAND CONFERENCCE

Athlone conference to hear findings into genetic diversity of our brown trout populations Inland Fisheries Ireland involved ‘Citizen Science’ anglers in new research project; registration for conference still open Inland Fisheries Ireland in collaboration with Queen’s University Belfast will present the...

GOLDEN BROWN TROUT & WEEKLY REPORT

SLANEMORE/WASHINGTON DC: Last week David Quirk was back home from Washington D.C. visiting his parents in Slanemore and his sister in Moyvore. David is nuts about river fishing for trout and was really keen on trying his hand at...

ENNELL CRACKERS & WEEKLY REPORT

OWEL TROUT: Quite a few boats were out on Owel last Saturday as temperatures hit the high mark. Monasterevan anglers fished the Timmy Meredith Memorial Cup and they had some lovely perch and a few trout in bright calm...