18lb Pike caught from the Bristol River Avon at Swineford

An Excellent Start To The 2018 River Season!

Saturday 16 June 2018

It's the 16th June and that means one thing: the rivers are open for fishing again! With the season closing in March with an amazing monster pike, I've been itching to get back on the Bristol River Avon to chase down some of it's excellent chub. The question is, would it be a repeat of last years heat-wave, snapped-rod, boats-playing-reggae, virtual-blank disaster?!

Three prime chub from the Bristol Avon at Swineford

The Bristol Avon Is Still Producing Amazing Chub!

Wednesday 6 September 2017

Did I say that I'd had my last evening session on the Bristol Avon? Well, that was a slight fib...

Chub caught from the River Avon at Saltford

Last Evening River Session Of 2017

Tuesday 29 August 2017

It's been a month since I fished my favorite stretch on the River Avon at Saltford and with the evenings slowly closing in, I decided to head over for a last gasp session.

Short Chub Session On The Bristol Avon

Thursday 11 August 2016

The weather has been all over the place recently, as has time and plans. But between things I managed to find 2 hours to fish the river! After an early morning blank the week before, I was interested to see how it fished...

Chub, bream and trout on the Bristol Avon

Monday 11 July 2016

It was one of those sessions where it all came together: a last minute freedom pass for the evening, great conditions, the perfect swim and so many fish!