2016 – May Blog

April’s a funny old month. It’s barely begun as I write this introduction and the river season still feels hauntingly familiar, barely over, practically clinging to my vest yet we’re hearing the Continue Reading →

2014 – July Blog

Remember the Simple Minds song, ‘I promised you a miracle?‘ I look back and think promising to update the blog more often was along those lines. The thing is, when Continue Reading →

2013 – Bumper Christmas Blog – Part One

‘Bob Roberts, you’re a lazy, good for nothing pillock! Why are you keeping us waiting? Where’s the June blog?!!!!’  Judging by the number of messages I was getting a good Continue Reading →

2012 – Mid May Blog

I was really looking forward to my first tench trip of the season but guess what? The lake is flooded, and when I say flooded I mean every single peg is under Continue Reading →

Fishing In Ireland 2011

Lough Derg, Ireland, 2011 “What would it take to tempt you to come over and fish Lough Derg?” Said the email. “I suppose an invitation would be a good starting Continue Reading →

The Complete Book Of Legering (Revised) Chapter 7 – The Dink Dink

The Complete Book Of Legering (Revised) Chapter 7 The Dink Dink   What a method this is. When first revealed in print in the Complete Book Of Legering I imagine Continue Reading →