Fenland Fishing Diary

Fenland Drain Red Letter Day! – 25th January 2017

After a great Christmas, it was to get in my first evening session of the new year. Me and a good friend of mine called Simon Vidler decided to meet up on his local drain, and have a go after the predators. We met straight after work, and headed to the drain and setup our …

Saturday 16th September – Weirpool Fun

Fancied a change today, so visited the middle reaches of the Great Ouse, which surprisingly is not far from where I live, just in the opposite direction. Todays session was really a exploration session. I discovered the venue a while back, after taking a walk with my family across the nearby water meadows, when I …

Friday 8th September – Catfish Session at Willowcroft

As the summer draws to a close, I just had to give the catfish another go, before the temperatures drop. On this occasion, I went with two good friends of  mine, who were “catfish virgins” We got there around lunchtime, and surprisingly the Café Lake wasn’t that busy. The signs were also looking good, carp …

Monday 24th July – Summer chub session on the River Cam

Had my first evening session on the River Cam for the chub. I stuck with the stalking approach, but had no bites until I reached the third meadow down, heading towards Cambridge. Plenty of bites and got snapped up by something big. Nothing on the bank on this occasion, but will be back soon for …