SLEVINS LAKE VENUE FOR OPEN PIKE COMPETITION.

This coming Sunday May 18th Slevins lake on the Castlepollard Road is the venue for the first Edward Hughes Memorial Cup. It will be hosted by Lough Glore Anglers and weather permitting will be a great day out. On...

NODGER WINS ON OWEL & WEEKLY REPORT

NODGER ON FIRE ON OWEL: Andy Boyle is having a fantastic fly-fishing season on Owel and in less than a week he has picked up the Dan Mullally Shield and the Patti Doolin Shield. Once again, teaming up with...

DUTCH ANGLERS IN THE MIDLANDS & WEEKLY REPORT

A DUTCH OF CLASS: I had the pleasure of meeting Rob Melis and his son Marco last week and they are some tulips. Marco is 6ft 7 in height and my arms are still sore from rowing the boat...

OWEL TROUT HAMMERING PIN FRY

Lough Owel has an explosion of small sticklebacks, and the trout are really feeding hard on the pin fry. Its fantastic fishing pulling a team of wet flies through the choppy water, and the takes are savage at times....

ROYAL ENFIELD COARSE ANGLING CLUB 2 DAY INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL BY MARK O’DONOGHUE, SECRETARY ROYAL...

Over the weekend of the 11/12th June, Royal Enfield Angling club hosted it’s annual 2 day international coarse fishing festival.  This year we welcome 48 anglers to the Enfield area, with over 20 visiting anglers from the United Kingdom...

MAYFLY ON THE MIDLAND LAKES & WEEKLY REPORT

SHEELIN TROUT: The mayfly has a few nice fish on the move on Sheelin and last Wednesday, Thomas McMullan, of Maxol Oil, was in the thick of the action. It was after lunch before we started to move some...

SYDNEY LIGHTS SHINE ON MIDLAND LAKES

It always heart warming to see some of our Midlanders coming back home from across the waters. This week former Ginnell Terrace lad Ronan Fagan is home for a few weeks from Ryde in Sydney Australia, and brought the...

CUNNING FOX CATCHES KILLUCAN RAINBOW TROUT

Another action packed Angling Focus this week, with pike, trout, and perch featuring in the net. On the trout scene Retired Guinness lads Val Wynne and Owen McEnteggart were back in town, and had a few lovely days on...

YOUNG ANGLERS HAVING FUN

Another hectic week in the Angling World and we had mixed fishing and weather since last weeks Angling report. Sheelin and Ennell are producing good trout as the may fly season is in full swing. Lene also producing good...

FLANAGANS FORAYS FROM THE CORRIB

Yep the opening weekend of the Trout season dawned Blustery, Wet, and Cold not your ideal conditions for lashing flies or trolling lures across the likes of Conn, Mask, or Corrib. I had planned a trip to Lough Mask...