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Ford and stream restoration

After a great first day filming and working on this part of the Frome we went on for another couple of days adding LWD, re-profiling the river bed and repairing the damaged ford crossing.

Great working with the Dorset Wildlife Trust, you may like to get involved with their fantastic work

Here are a few more pictures of this great little project, oh and a huge thank you to Sarah (DWT) Elliot and Kevin ( for all your hard work.

The will hold its first gathering on Friday the 31st of October, program to be posted very soon….

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We have started on a partnership project on the Frome working with the Dorset Wildlife Trust, yesterday we prepared the site, materials and also found time to install several items of LWD, all under the watchful eye of a camera man….


Dorchester Fishing Club History

Now the nights are drawing in, and the evening rise is pretty much finished by 8.00pm, there is now time for fishing related research, please check out the history page on the DFC website also there are a few day tickets left for the rest of the season.

Louds Mill 1952

Watery Beat

Earlier today I was guiding our fishing guest Brian on our  “Watery Beat” and dare I say it we could do with a splash of rain, just to freshen things up a little, we saw lots of Grayling but they were a little spooky… this beat is only £10 per day, purely to give people the chance of an introduction to chalk stream fishing at a stupidly low price…


Here is a stunning Brown Trout that Brian caught on our “Home Beat” earlier in the week….


A few pictures

A fairly varied weekend in the Frome valley, here are a few pictures to sum it up…

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