Grilse and sea trout for anglers on the Newport River
July 25th, 2012 | by Bryan Ward
Anglers enjoyed good sport on the Newport River of late, with grilse and sea trout continuing to be caught. David McClune had two grilse of 6lbs and 3.5lbs, taken on a Goats Tail, and two sea trout, up to 1.5lbs. Richard Moore and son also had success with a grilse and sea trout while David Nevin had a grilse of 4lbs and a 1.5lbs sea trout. Padraig Farrell had a grilse of 3lbs. Toby Gibbons landed a grilse of 5.5lbs and a sea trout, with Graham Wright also capturing a grilse on a Cascade and two sea trout of 1lb. Finally, John Campbell had two sea trout.