“Boobies for Brownies!”

2014 International Fly Fishing Match Hats off to Team England who won the Graham Munroe Hall Memorial Cup for the top team using conventional rainbow patterns and tactics. This year’s Spring International Match was hosted by the Irish Trout Fly...

DOONER WINS ON OWEL & WEEKLY REPORT

DOONER IS TOP ROD: Ollie Dooner was the popular winner of the Lakeland Anglers end of season competition last Sunday October 2nd. On the day, anglers ventured out on Owel and Ennell, with some cracking trout being presented at...

TURIN ANGLERS RATTLE WESTMEATH NETS.

It was an interesting week here in the Angling World. Some of our lakes closed on September 30th, but it was full steam ahead on Owel and Ennell.This coming Sunday October 12th it’s the end of season trout competition,...

ATHLONE ANGLERS ON TOP OF THE FEROX SCENE

Yes, another roller coaster of a week on the angling scene as some huge Ferox trout and cracking pike came from Lough Ree. On Lene and the Whitelake some more cracking brown and rainbow trout came on...

MULLINGAR ANGLERS AT SEA

THAT COD PICTURE: We have quite a few sea anglers drifting across Westmeath and they were gob smacked when I published the picture last week of an angler with a huge Cod. It came in from our...

TROUT SEASON CLOSES & PIKE ON THE MOVE

ENNELL’S LAST DAY: On Saturday October 12th the trout season closed and competitions were held on Owel, Ennell and Derravaragh. It’s hard to fish all venues so I opted for Ennell along with my pal Marty Smith...

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...

GLORY DAY FOR THE BOYLE LADS

There was a few hard nights frost last week, as you are well aware and the water temperatures dropped very fast. Derravaragh has dropped a little and the river Inny is in good shape, but catching fish proved quite...

BIG HYBRID FROM ENNELL & HUGH SUPPLY TROUT

Yes, it’s all happening in the Angling World and the sooner Martin Daly’s barbers open the better as reports are coming in of Hairy Woolley Mammoths out on the lakes these days. Anglers who have hair are...

WEEKLY REPORT

JIMMY NEA CUP: Ennell anglers ran the Jimmy Nea Cup last Friday night and a few nice trout were caught. Fishing was from 7pm-11pm and the presentation took place in HQ, Whitebridge Bay. Top rod was Mullingar...