A Quick Perch Session – 19/07/2014

A Quick Perch Session – 19/07/2014

I’ve been itching to get out fishing, and been wanting to take Tom again for a long time. This morning was absolutely aweful, heavy rain and thunderstorms I seriously didn’t think we could have got out today. By 10:30am the rain had slowed up, so I went...

Lure Fishing … For Shoes!

I have been thinking of ways to keep Tom interested whilst out fishing, he keeps saying he wants to go but his attention span is really short at the moment, I put it down to his age. This week I thought I should try Pike / Perch fishing with a spinner rod and reel in...

Thomas’ and Emily’s first fish

After the last trip to the Erewash Canal two weeks previously I wasn’t entirely sure we would catch anything, however I had been reading on FaceBook that people were fishing at Stanton Hot Waters (A stretch of the Erewash Canal near Stanton Ironworks) and...

First Trip In Years

Ok so I had the rods and the reels all ready to go, Thomas was looking forward to catching some fish! I was looking forward to sitting by the waters edge again, the first time in over 15 years. As it was Thomas’ first time I wanted to take him somewhere close...