ANGLERS ON HIGH ALERT WITH BOAT & ENGINE THEFT

Another interesting week on the angling scene and last weekend’s weather really put a damper on heading out on the lakes. Still, before the high winds and heavy rain some cracking fish were caught. Also this week,...

WORLD CUP FEVER HITS ANGLING

News in this week of the 58th World Cup Trout fly fishing Championships coming up on Lough Mask. It’s a hugely popular event with Westmeath Anglers, and once again some top prizes up for grabs. Here on the local...

A Tribute to Anthony O’Malley Daly R.I.P.

In May 2012, Anthony O’Malley Daly advertised on a Ballyshannon community bulletin board for help with typing. I inquired about the work at Inisfáil, a yellow-and-red house on College Street. I was introduced to a man who sat by...

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...

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...

MOONEY TOP ROD ON WHITELAKE

Another week has drifted past in the Angling World and we have another net bursting angling report this week. Whitelake anglers were in action and Paul Mooney of Castlepollard won the Joe Farrellelly Memorial Cup. Also in North Westmeath...

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...

KENNY KIERNAN WINS ON ENNELL & WEEKLY REPORT

KENNY TOPS ON ENNELL: Mullingar angler Kenny Kiernan produced a super trout from Ennell last Sunday to win the Rex Beaumont Cup. On the day, Kenny boated a trout of 4.33lbs to take top rod. D.Stenson was 2nd with...

WILD BROWNIES FROM THE CORRIB

It was a tough day on the western lakes last Sunday for the opening of the wild brown trout season. A few of us headed to the Corrib from Mullingar, and I was lucky enough to hook up with...

DUTCH OF CLASS ACROSS THE MIDLANDS.

We had a busy few days promoting the Angling in Midlands last week and hooked up with some great angling characters from the home and abroad. Jason McCarthy was back out on the Lakes and landed some cracking pike...