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We are an established company, specialising in all aspects of water, fishing and fishery management.

  • A Dorset based Fishery Management Company
  • River Projects & Maintenance
  • Lake Projects & Maintenance
  • Ponds and Water Feature Maintenance
  • Exclusive Chalkstream Fly Fishing & Accommodation
  • Please contact us for some friendly advice - John Aplin
    Fully Insured & Members of the IFM, The Wild Trout Trust, The Association of Ponds Lakes and Fisheries,
    The Frome Piddle and West Dorset Fisheries Association, Salmon & Trout Association, Angling Trust

    Below is my informal blog, keeping you updated with anything that might be of interest..... "Enjoy"

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    New Year Chalkstream Club

    Here it is Folks, the January gathering….

    The Dorset Chalk Stream Club will have its New Year social gathering in West Stafford Village hall (DT2 8AG) on Friday the 27th of January 2017

    starting at 7.30pm

    Just look at another amazing evening we have lined up for you all… 

    Rivers and the Riverflywith Angus Menzies and Jacob Dew from the Dorset Wildlife Trust.


    River Frome – From Source to Sea, a great little film made and presented by Terry Jane. 

    There will also be a stand featuring a rather fine Fly Rod Builder “Tom Regula”

    Looking for that little treat for next season, check out Tom’s website –

    • Please bring a plate of good food to pop on the buffet table.
    • A bottle of your favourite tipple, or grab a drink from the Wise Man Inn
    • Bring along any of your unwanted tackle, flies and books to sell on the second hand tackle table, and if you would like to have a stand (FOC), just give me a ring  01305 257490 or ping me an email –
    • Please bring friends along to meet fellow Chalk stream and fly fisher folk.
    • News on meetings coming over this winter. Could you please avoid parking in the pub car park, use the village hall car park, in front of the pub or please park at our house (The Dairy House, map at the bottom of this link) just a short walk from the village.  Entrance for this winters gatherings will again be free of charge.
    • The heating and website has again be sponsored by West Dorset Foodie
    • The Dorset Wildlife Trust through the Dorset Wild Rivers Project have again very kindly sponsored the hire of the village hall for the  Dorset Chalk Stream Club

    andreas mayfly

    Happy New Year

    HDRtist HDR -

    HDRtist HDR –

    Frosty on the Frome

    Yesterday was possibly one of the most stunning days of 2016…  Three of my favourite pictures from the last two days…

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    Happy Christmas

    Christmas Gift Vouchers

    Looking for that perfect Christmas gift for any fly fisher you may know… Look no further…

    Check out our Fly Fishing website –   ping me an e mail or telephone for a natter 01305 257490 / 07889 680464