Winter roach to 2lbs at Portumna

Mike Murray at Portumna reports that this time of year it worth targeting Roach.  Mike finds that the readily feed in the colder...
Some of the catch

Good bream, roach and hybrids for coarse anglers at Portumna

Mike Murray of Murrays Angling Services, Portumna reports: This last week fishing was patchy at first with visiting anglers having little success as compared...

200 lb+ catches of Bream and Hybrids on Lough Derg near Portumna

200lb+ catches of Bream and Hybrids reported on Lough Derg's Northern shores around Portumna. The Shannon also fishing well for quality Roach, Bream, and...

Roach and Bream fishing improving in Portumna

With the recent bad weather and high water levels few anglers have been venturing out. The last week however has seen Pike anglers fishing...
12 year old Roman on holiday from Stuttgart with his first Shannon Pike

Coarse catches on Derg are down but bags to 50lb possible at Portumna

With fish preoccupied with spawning catches have been generally poor over the last 2 weeks.  Water levels are now returning to normal after...
Dave Halliwell with some of his catch

Some good coarse fishing reported by English anglers at Portumna

Despite high winds and rain the Shannon has been fishing well. Bream, hybrids and roach are all feeding readily; taking corn and maggot. Regular visitors...
Bream portumna

Great fishing around the Portumna area despite high winds

The last couple of weeks have produced some great fishing around the Portumna area despite the high winds.  Bream are shoaling up in several...
Coarse fishing Portumna

Excellent coarse fishing around Portumna recently

Despite high winds and squalls the fishing upstream of Portumna has been excellent over the past couple of weeks.

Good coarse fishing reported from the Portumna area

Few anglers have ventured out during the last few weeks. There has been an absence of the larger Bream and Hybrids but...