Osgur Grieve reports from the Erriff Fishery:

With water levels remaining favorable, the Erriff Fishery produced a total of 32 salmon over the last week.

Reinhard Stopper from Germany had a 6 lbs. grilse on a Cascade as well as losing a fine salmon estimated at 9 lbs. after a 10 minute struggle. Neil Spellacy caught a fish of 9 lbs. which he sportingly released, while Colin Trohear landed 2 grilse weighing 4.25 lbs. and 5.5 lbs. releasing 1 of these. Gerard Garnier returned to Aasleagh Lodge having a red-letter day catching 10 grilse in one day most of them released. Other successful anglers included local man, James O’Neil, who had 2 grilse for an evening weighing 2.25 lbs. and 4.75 lbs. and John Casey who also got a nice brace of salmon weighing 5 lbs. and 12 lbs. respectively both of which he sportingly released.

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