BUZZ PETERS LET LOOSE ON MIDLAND LAKES

We have a lot of catching up to do this week as anglers have been reeling in some lovely trout. Lene, Owel and Mount Dalton anglers were in the thick of the action plus I left out...

FROST AND HIGH WATERS PLAYING HAVOC WITH FISHING.

It was hard going last weekend, with high water levels and the first good blast of frost had temperatures plummeting on our waterways. The rivers are in flood, and news of some trout starting to head up river to...

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...

River Championship by Joe Keena

Well done to Joe Winder who caught 47 beautiful trout, scored 2165 points, and won Irish Trout Fly Fishing Associations (ITFFA) Leinster Rivers Championship Trophy. The 2014 match was hosted by North Kildare Trout and Salmon Angling Association and...

PIKE ON THE FLY

Pike Anglers are producing some cracking fish on the fly, and recently Mark Ryan, Robery Conneely, along with pal David o, Hagan had some cracking fun across the Midlands. Fishing small lakes, and the Canal they landed pike up...

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...

GAULSMOYLES CARP FISHERY & SALMON FISHING

GAULSMOYLES CARP FISHERY: I dropped out to Gaulsmoyles Carp Fishery last Saturday and had some great sport catching colourful carp. No monsters, but it was great to catch a few fish while I had the grandchildren on...

PRAGUE LADS ANGLING ADVENTURE

PRAGUE LADS: Last year we featured Prague pals Miroslan Nauratil and Adam Strtilek chilling out in the midlands and this year they decided to return again. Miroslan works in the Four Seasons Hotel in Prague and has been coming...

THAT OWEL TRIANGLE

Lough Owel produced some of the best trout of the 2014 season last week with fish to 7lbs taking the fly. On the pike scene well-known Westmeath Hurler Damian Grifferty rattled the scales with a few beauties from Derravaragh.David...

WONG FAMILY TAKE ON LENE & WEEKLY REPORT

CANAL CRACKERS: Recently Julian Kendrict sent us in some cracking photographs of his and fellow Daingean man, Conor Brown’s catch in the Daingean open match competition fished on the Grand Canal. It’s a busy time now for match anglers...