Derek Grayling

Dereks First Grayling Trip

First proper Grayling session, Sundays forecast was not the best and lying in bed listening to the … [Read More...]

Irwell Pollution

Disaster Averted – Well Done EA and UU

Last Thursday thousands of gallons of fuel were released from a petrol station in Haslingdon into … [Read More...]

Kick Sample & Fishing Ewood Bridge 2 May 14

My monthly sample was not much of an improvement on last month and the figures are well down on last … [Read More...]

River Douglas 11 April 2014

Didn't fancy going fishing this morning, but what to do if I didn't. No grass to cut, the hedge will … [Read More...]

Old River Restocking Feb 2014 007

Work Parties March 2014

Late last summer Drinkwater Park Lake had a 95% covering with blanket weed. It made fishing … [Read More...]

Eagley Brook 23 Mar 14

After last nights rain I wasn't expecting to find a river that was fish able, checked the EA river … [Read More...]


February Update

Hi Our next meeting is 7.30pm, Tuesday the 25th February 2014 at the Kings Arms, … [Read More...]


Our Fight Against Fly Tipping

When you have a river which has been used as an open sewer and conduit of waste for over 200 years - … [Read More...]


Bury Ground & farther down 5 Feb 14 More Pollution Hunting

Been out taking more photos of effluent outflows on the Irwell and Kirklees Brook, which joins the … [Read More...]

Hogweed On The Irwell

Giant Hogweed is now endemic on the Irwell. Its bloody everywhere - and none of our local … [Read More...]