Summer’s really here – but it’s a British one!
June has seen quite wide variations in river levels, reaching a high of 0.80 metres at Birstwith during the month, but now down to 0.12 metres as I write.
I recall that last June was wonderf...
Summer’s here – Picnic Time!
After a rising river in the early part of May, water levels have declined down to 0.1 metres at Birstwith as I write.
I had a quick fish on May 11th, while the river was still running fast, brown and relatively...
Newsletter of the Harrogate Fly Fishers’ Club. May 2019
It’s Truly Spring (even Summer, some days!)
I hope that you’re having a good season, even at this early stage. The river level is quite low even after the brief thundery rain we’ve had ...
Here We Go Again!
A new trout fishing season starts. March 25th has come and gone. Our section of the River Nidd is open for business once more!
I’ve been down (on the Opening Day – that’s keen!), but only to have a look at the river, to see wh...
I had enquiries from members about a couple of items from the AGM in January. Here is the transcript of our new Chairman’s ‘Amazing Grace’.
Our Father above the water, hallowed be thy name.
Thy rain will come, thy rivers run, on e...
An excellent AGM last week.
A new committee was voted in, and the meeting was chaired by our new Chairman, Brian Hunt
Our President, Mrs Pamela Holliday addressed the meeting, giving a charming anecdote involving a renowned former C...