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From The Privvy – Chapter Twelve

Quagmire Pool One of the nice things about the rota system on the Redmire winter syndicate is that you can swap rotas about or even sell your time to someone else. I am no longer a member, but one of the members who couldn't get down there phoned me and asked if I would like

From The Privvy – Chapter Eleven

The Instant Superstar's Guide To Success 1. Find Your Water Do not waste any time fishing waters that you know are difficult. Find a water that is known to produce twenties with regularity plus the odd thirty and spend some time watching the water. Do not waste time trying to find the fish, climb a

From The Privvy – Chapter Ten

An Eventful Season The close season that followed was spent working hard and before I knew it June had arrived, I hadn't made up my mind where to fish but wasn't too worried as something would turn up. I had several options but just couldn't make my mind up. June the eleventh and I still

From The Privvy – Chapter Nine

Big Fish Fish that avoid capture are far more common than we imagine. I know of several fish in various lakes that don't get caught. Not all of them are large fish but, of course, some of them are. Some are never seen, some are seen occasionally and some swim round for all to see,

From The Privvy – Chapter Eight

Do It Yourself Surgery One of the other waters we fished while fishing Johns' lake was Griffins Lake near Canterbury. We started fishing it in November, which is not a good time to start on a water, but we don't always do sensible things, do we? On our fist session Clive and I went to