31/03/2012

Amazing

Just after I post a blog about the beautiful weather we are having and the dreadful fishing conditions we are having, we catch 2 fresh fish. These wonderful creatures never cease to amaze me. Yesterday morning Yvonne Zirngibl […]

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30/03/2012

Lovely Weather

Fishing this week has been difficult to say the least. One would be forgiven for thinking you were on the Cote d’Azuras temperatures reached 21degrees. The gauge on the Rock Pool is now reading 3cms; so you could […]

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26/03/2012

Paddy Heneghan 1922-2012

Paddy was born in what is now Waterfall Cottage on the 27th June 1922. He was the eldest son John and Bridgit. He had two brothers, Michael who still lives in Louisburgh, and Jim who died of meningitis […]

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24/03/2012

Duffy to the Fore

Fishing conditions have become increasingly difficult since my last update with water levels now at 12cms. We have however managed to land 3 fish since my last update. Peter Joyce managed to land his second fish of the […]

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20/03/2012

Fin 1 Whin 1

Paddy’s day was as per here; dry at first and then rain, rain and more rain. We actually had 26.5mm recorded on the 17th. So this made for great water conditions on Sunday but I’m afraid the fish […]

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19/03/2012

Reality Check

It’s at times like this that the importance of catching fish pales into insignificance. It was with great sadness last night that I heard of the sudden and untimely death of Rosie Shortt last Friday Rosie was a […]

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17/03/2012

Happy St.Patrick’s Day

Our last fish on Tuesday was when the river was at 20. Since then the water dropped until we had heavy rain on Thursday and Thursday night, 35.2mm to be exact. This gave the system a good flush […]

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13/03/2012

Twelve in Seven Days

It’s been a very good seven days and we have had 3 cracking fish since my last update on Sunday, despite water conditions becoming relatively low. Keith Pilkington had a 9lbs8ozs fish off the Rock Pool yesterday morning. […]

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11/03/2012

Nice and Steady

The fish were late starting but it has been nice and steady since then. Since my last update we have had 5 fish. There was 1 on Friday, 3 yesterday and 1 this morning. This brings total for […]

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09/03/2012

McLaughlin strikes again

After finally getting off to a great start on Wednesday, this was followed yesterday with a cracking fish of 12lbs12ozs taken by Michael McLaughin. Michael’s fish was taken off Finlough on a Willie Gunn in the stream. I’m […]

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