Monthly Archives: April 2017

25 04, 2017

River Eden April 23rd 2017.

By |April 25th, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, outdoors, River Eden, rivers, salmon, Trout|

My good friends Neil and Kevin from Wales came to have a fish with me this week for two days. We did bit of fishing on the lower river one day and on the middle river the next day. The water level is now getting very low for salmon fishing […]

25 04, 2017

Greystoke school April 24th 2017.

By |April 25th, 2017|Borderlines, Cumbria, education, outdoors, schools|

It was a day of sunshine, hail stones, wind and freezing temperatures from a brisk north wind at Greystoke Castle, but it did not deter key stage 1 and key stage 2 pupils from the great outdoors!

KS2 pupils.

KS1 pupils.

After a quick run up the hill and back, they were […]

22 04, 2017

River Eden April 22nd 2017.

By |April 22nd, 2017|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden, rivers, Trout|

I had my good friend Richard that I had not seen for a while come up and join me for a couple of days on the river. Yesterday the northerly icy wind suppressed any surface activity throughout all of the day and the fishing was a little difficult. Today the breeze […]

15 04, 2017

River Eden April 14th 2017.

By |April 15th, 2017|Fly fishing, outdoors, River Eden, rivers, salmon, Trout|

William from Sussex joined me on the river for a few days this week, great company and a very enthusiastic fly fisher! River water conditions were very good apart from the constant high velocity and cool north-westerly winds that were suppressing the surface activity. We decided to try several […]

15 04, 2017

Nith Young Anglers Club flounder day at Carsethorn

By |April 15th, 2017|Borderlines, education, Nith, outdoors|

Nith Young Anglers Club