DOONER AND DUFFY CHILLING OUT ON LENE.

Another interesting week in the Angling World, we had some sport catching quality brown trout on Lene, and also dabbled at the pike .Its full steam ahead on the Angling scene and this Sunday two of our clubs clash...

IT’S DUCK-FLY TIME ON WESTMEATH LAKES

The first good hatches of duck fly have started on Ennell, and this coming week you should have Duck Fly on most of our local lakes. This will encourage trout to surface feed, and fly anglers will be in...

DUNDON CAN COOK & FISH.

Yep I invited celebrity Chef Kevin Dundon down for a days fishing and we had some cracking sport on Lough Lene.On the day Kevin was joined by Caoimhe Young Editor of the Sunday World Magazine and her dad Brendan....

SPANISH MACKERAL, CANAL PIKE, TROUT / NOW YOUR FISHING.

Yep its another first for Angling focus with a cracking photograph of Mullingar Angler Anthony Hoey in Australia with a super Spanish Mackeral.Plus we had a cracking few days at the trout fishing which started on March 1st.Andy Boyle...

SAVAGE PIKE TAKE THE BAIT ON ROYAL CANAL

Yep it was a bit blustery to venture out on our bigger lakes last week, and pike Anglers took shelter along the town stretch of the Royal Canal. It’s a fantastic level for working lures and dead baits, and...

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...

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...

HARD FISHING IN HIGH WATER

Yep no shortage of water on our Lakes and Rivers as we look forward to the opening day for trout on the Western Lakes. Some of us Midlanders are planning a trip to Lough Mask on Saturday February 15th...

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...

IRISH TROUT FLY FISHING ASSOCIATION DRIFT INTO MULLINGAR

Last Sunday February 2nd the cream of Irish Angling drifted into Mullingar, and The Irish Trout Fly Fishing Association of Ireland held their Annual General meeting in the Greville Arms Hotel. Delegates from many clubs across Ireland dropped into...