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...

Trout angling reports for Loughs Ennell, Owel and Derravarragh and the River Inny.

Midland Lakes and River Inny by Dermot Broughan At the start of the week weather was very warm and sunny with temperatures in the mid...

Lough Owel Trout hit fry hard on the shallows

Lough Owel Trout Anglers are also reeling in some fine catches. Quite a few Olives were hatching, and also some reports of May Fly...

Sheelin Classic to take place on Sunday June 10th

Mick Flanagan tell us he's gone to Sheelin for a few days, and the May Fly is in full swing. He was chatting to Noel...
Part of the Shannnon Backwater near Drumharlow lake….

Great May fly fishing on Drumharlow lake last week

Drumharlow Lake Two Longford anglers Sean Kenny and Richie McDermott had great May Fly fishing on Drumharlow Lake  last week. They fished the lake five...

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...

Low water levels limit trout anglers on Clare rivers

Ken O'Neill reports from the Clare area: The fine weather is keeping the water level low in Clare Rivers – many anglers turning to the...
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...

Good fishing for Gillaroo and Sonaghan with mayfly hatching on Lough Melvin

Lough Melvin: The weather did a complete turn about this week and we went from decidedly cold conditions to sweltering heat and bright sun!...
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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...