Alice Murtagh in our Corelessmore office reports that 70 anglers took part in the Breffni Challenge which took place over five days at Tessie’s Shore, Kevins shore, Dernaferst, Corfree and Glasshouse.

Keith Greensmith winner of the Breffni Challenge
Keith Greensmith winner of the Breffni Challenge

The winners are as follows:-

  • 1st. Keith Greensmith 58 590kg
  • 2nd. Graham Firth               49 360kg
  • 3rd. Neil Mallinson   43 760kg
  • 4th. John Jovett      43 080kg
  • 5th. Pete Jones       42 790kg
  • 6th. Kevin Johnson    40 640kg


Anthony Wain from North Hampton stayed the Breffni Arms Hotel recently while on this angling holiday.  He sent on this photo of a good bag of bream, taken while fishing in the Arva area, to Eamon in the hotel with a note of thanks.

A nice bag of fish at Arva
A nice bag of bream at Arva