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Three pound Grayling

The big Grayling on the Frome this winter have been tough…..  But those who have put in a little time have been rewarded with some truly great fish, we have had a number of Grayling to well over that magical three pound mark from this part of the world… Including this great fish for our friend Rich Hart , carefully guided by Alex Jardine….

A busy start to the year…

January and February are usually fairly steady months work wise for us at http://www.casterbridgefisheries.co.uk  this year our feet have barely touched the ground, a full redd count of the Frome catchment, walkover surveys, lots of fencing and preparation work for our beloved DFC   Guiding and fishing holidays are flying…… www.chalkstreamflyfishing.co.uk   Not forgetting the http://dorsetchalkstreams.co.uk/  which is now into its 5th winter…  Check out the next social and come along…..

A handful of pictures as a taster of what we all get up to here in the Frome Valley, come and join us, its FUN…..  🙂

 

 

A bit more Frome fun…

We have been having a little fun along the way, and possibly one of the most hectic Januarys on record….

The DFC grayling social, a great write up with Kris Kent and John Grindle in Total Flyfisher, then a day with Dominic Garnett and Neil Keep prepping an article about the history of the famous DFC for FF & FT…

Fishing !

Following an amazing night at the Chalkstream Club, Glen Pointon (living the dream fly fishing blog,  team wychwood game rivers, Haddon estate Wye fly fishing guide), Phil Ratcliffe (GAIA, FFF, pro guide), Scott Webster (big game stalker), Mark Brando (river/game keeper) and Tim Roberts (Islay Scottish Loch’s)….  As the gang were staying with us over the weekend fishing it seemed rather obvious that they should sample some of our Frome valley hospitality…

A huge thank you to John Grindle, Richard Miller and Trev Stroud for spending Saturday fishing with three of the guy’s on the DFC water, they simply loved the fishing and of course your company….

They had an amazing couple of days fishing on various “Frome” beats…  I think the smile on Henry’s face sums it all up nicely…

I have grabbed a few pictures from the weekend, Glen I know is writing a blog  and I will include a link to that later when it is published…  A credit to Glen for some great pictures…  Here it is….  https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1144435214

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A little Grayling holiday..

Due to a sudden cancellation the Annexe and Grayling fishing are available Wednesday 26th October through to Saturday 29th October… A bargain price of £400 for up to four people..

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