Exams And Fishing Don't Mix!

Firstly, sorry to those of you who logged on last month hoping to read my latest update. Unfortunately, I haven't been able to get out fishing much due to exams and work commitments and subsequently haven't caught much or had the time to write about it! When I last wrote for Junior Net, I told

Can Anyone Help Me To Find A Lake?

Not just any lake, the one I'm looking for is very special. You see, I used to fish there when I was a boy, and that was a long, long time ago. I haven't been back there for years and I've kind of forgotten where it is. As a boy, I used to cycle to

Of Dogs And Men

Despite notices declaring that our local club lakes are private property - Members Only, Trespassers Will be Decapitated - there are a number of folk who still insist on 'walking' their dogs around the water. Some of them actually transport their pets, by car, from surrounding districts expressly for the purpose.No big deal, really, providing

Pete's Day Out

The Conference Of The Lure Anglers' SocietyDerby University, 5th June 1999 Text and Photos by Pete Welsh If any of you have read my Lure Angling Odyssey, you’ll already be familiar with my ‘novice’ status and clumsy attempts to catch fish. If you haven’t, well you are now. So what better way of jumping in

From The Privvy – Chapter Four

A Mistake With A Monster My return to England in 1969 marked some very significant changes to my life, none of them very conducive to doing much fishing. Not only did I have to go to work every day, but I also got married to the 'wife from hell' and not long after that I