Higham Lakes Trout Fishery

Update 27 February, 2014 The website for Higham Lakes is offline at the moment whilst they have a shiny new one crafted. In the mean time, there’s lots of activity going on at the Higham Lakes Facebook page. So either give them a call on the number below, head over to the Facebook page, or be patient until the website … Continued

Sharpley Springs Fly Fishery

Sharpley Springs Fly Fishery spans 7 lakes – 5 are fly only, one is a worm lake for the kids with the last lake being for tuition. It’s stocked with Blue, Brown and Rainbow Trout. Find more Trout Lakes in the North East of England. Contact details   Tel: 0191 5818045 Email: info@sharpleysprings.co.uk Web: sharpleysprings.blogspot.co.uk Prices At the time of writing (September 2013) the … Continued

Witton Castle Lakes

Witton Castle Lakes sits in the grounds of Witton Castle, and provides over 2 miles of bank fishing around a 20 acre lake. The lake holds Rainbow and Brown Trout Find more Trout Lakes in the North East of England. Contact details Tel: 01388 488691 Email: bishopaucklandac@aol.com Web: wittoncastlelakes.com Fishing reports: wittoncastlelakes.com/weekly-reports/ Prices At the time of writing (September 2013) the day ticket prices are … Continued

Caistron Trout Fishery

Caistron Lake, located close to Rothbury Northumberland consists of 3 spring fed lakes totalling 50 acre water. It holds stocks of wild Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout and Blue Trout. There is also 2 miles of fishing on the River Coquet available offering the chance of Salmon and Sea Trout as well as Brown Trout fishing. Find more Trout Lakes in … Continued

Chatton Trout Fishery

Chatton trout fishery is made up of three lakes; Chatton Lake, Ross Lake, and Dunnydeer Lake, which combine amounts to 11 acres of water. It’s located half a mile from the village of Chatton in picturesque North Northumberland. Chatton is a strictly barbless fishery. Chatton lakes are stocked with Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout and Blue Trout.   Find more Trout Lakes in … Continued

Chatton Charity Fly Fishing Day

Several weeks ago Lucy Bowden posted on twitter about a charity fishing event at Chatton Trout Fishery she was organising and how she was looking for volunteers to help out on the day. It sounded fun, I had nothing on that day so, volunteer I did. The event was to raise money for a very worth while local charity, North Northumberland … Continued

A dalliance with the dark side

Since friday evening my Mother-in-Law has been stopping with us. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining, she’s a lovely woman, especially when she’s a three and a half hour car ride away. Not so lovely when she’s close enough to bounce a half eaten Werthers Original off. Yesterday I had the perfect excuse to escape for a few … Continued

September dates for your diary

It may be getting to the end of the season, but there are still events on out there for you to enjoy. And, if like me you’ve got your mother in law coming to stay this weekend and need an excuse to get out the way for a few hours, read on I have an ideal distraction for you! Hardy … Continued

Salmon & Trout Association Juniors introduction to fishing day

Last Saturday saw Joe and me head off to the Derwent Reservoir for the Salmon and Trout Association introduction day to fishing. I’d found out about the event on the twitter stream of Anne Woodcock (@ladiesfishing). Anne was kind enough to point me in the direction of the organiser Cliff Johnston to book our place, and on friday morning we … Continued