Mayfly makes it appearance on Lough Derg

The Mayfly has made its annual appearance on Lough Derg – a few weeks earlier than most anglers would like. For the past week...

Anglers scarce during the day around Mullingar as fish feed in evenings

Lough Ennell: Over the past week Ennell was at its best…..warm weather, great hatches of May fly and some remarkable trout fishing to the Spent...
Peter Quinn, Belfast with his Sheelin beauty of 5.6lbs on May 13th

The fishing world gathers at Lough Sheelin, see the reports and results

May 13th to May 20th 2012 ‘Victory is in the quality of competition and not the final score’ Mike Marshell The Spring International Fly Fishing competition dominated...
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Brown Trout Update from the Fane, Dee and Glyde

Matt Campbell reports that water levels are low in all the rivers in the north east at the moment. Reports have been received that good falls of spent mayfly have...

Twenty Eight Trout for Two Anglers on the River Boyne

Matt Campbell reports that he and Brian Mc Shane returned to the River Boyne on Monday. This followed their visit to the River for  Sundays Fisheries...

Mayfly shows on Annalee

Last week saw consistently good fishing on the Annalee and its tributary the Dromore River.  The up and down water levels never help but...
The’second hatch’ of Mayfly on Sheelin, Pat O’Brien, Dublin is under attack from our winged friends and a spectacular dance of Mayfly along the Western shoreline on June 18th

Sedge fishing gets into full swing on Lough Sheelin

Lough Sheelin Angling Report June 18th to June 24th ‘The more experienced Sheelin angler will do more watching and waiting than casting and fishing’ Anglers must...

‘Die hard’ anglers land one in the net at Sheelin

Lough Sheelin Angling Report By Brenda Montgomery, IFI - June 6th - June 12th 2016 ‘It's not the fish you catch, it's the peace of...

Some amazing trout as lough Sheelin is buzzing with the mayfly

Lough Sheelin Angling Report By Brenda Montgomery, IFI May 16th – May 22nd  2016 'A trout is a moment of beauty known only to those...
Francis McGoldrick with two nice Hybrids from River Shannon at The Mud Flats in Carrick on Shannon

Trout had a feeding frenzie on the Shannon especially on the spent

Angling report from Shannon River Basin Last week was the high point of the May Fly fishing on most of the Shannon trout lakes and...