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Monday, September 16, 2019

16/9/19

John!
16/9/19 We head straight to the South side of www.lakelandshouse.com UK Currane All rounder Mr. John Bojto, fishing with his Gillie Mr. Frank Donnelly of www.lakelandshouse.com caught an 8 lbs. Salmon on the troll, staying at  www.lakelandshouse.com and in their Sea Trout department, Wicklow Currane fly Anglers, Mr. Peter Hughes and his good friend Currane fly Angler Mr. Vincent McConnell,  fishing with their Guide, caught 15 juniors and a good few Brown Trout. We leave the South side and head for the North Shore and the Bungalow and at www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com UK Currane fly Anglers, Neil and Andy, caught a total of 8 Sea Trout, 6 juniors & two Sea Trout in the 2 lbs class. Their Gillie Mr. Tom O’Shea of www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com also reported they rose a good few more and lost a fine Sea trout in the 3 lbs. class. Wind Light and variable with reasonable cloud cover. Yesterday weather, maximum air temperature 16.6,c   

15/9/19

Vincent and Peter's one of many!

John
15/9/19 There was some world class fishing on the Waterville Fishery today especially on Lough Currane, we start down stream on the world famous Butler Pool and at www.watervillegolflinks.ie  with the Hampshire pros, Mr. Peter Ruffle finishing their Game Fishing trip off nicely with a fine 5 lbs. Salmon caught on the fly early this morning, so in total the Hampshire pros, caught 6 Salmon for their trip and 80 Juniors on the drift as already stated in yesterdays notes. Now we head up stream to where all the World class Game fishing action was today and that accolade goes to www.lakelandshouse.com  and for good reason, Wicklow Currane fly Anglers, Mr. Peter Hughes and his good friend, Currane fly Angler Mr. Vincent McConnell, caught 61 Juniors and a fine 3 lbs. Brown Trout on the drift while fishing with their Guide out of www.lakelandshouse.com Staying at www.lakelandshouse.com UK Currane all rounder Mr. John Bojto while fishing with his Gillie Mr. Frank Donnelly of  www.lakelandshouse.com caught a fine 8 lbs. Salmon on the troll and finished their day off with a nice 2 lbs. Brown Trout on the fly. All I can say is that’s some World Class Fishing. Wind SW and overcast all day. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.6 c.                               

Saturday, September 14, 2019

14/9/19

John
14/9/19 Some great action on the World famous Butler Pool and at www.watervillegolflinks.ie  and upstream on Lough Currane. We Start with the Hampshire pros and fishing with their Gillie Mr. Michael O’Sullivan of Waterville Boats and at watervilleboats@gmail.com and in his own words Hampshire Pro Mr. Trevor Dewberry reveals all today’s action of the Hampshire pros on the Pool and the Big Lake, so its all yours Trevor. Hi Vincent, a 6lb salmon for UK Currane fly Angler Mr. Nigel Henshaw on the lake, a 5lb salmon on the pool for UK Currane Fly Angler Mr. Trevor Dewberry and 8 juniors for UK Currane fly Angler Mr. Peter Ruffle. I would like to finish off by saying, another fine trip to Waterville, total of 5 salmon and 80 juniors, just for the record all Sea Trout were caught on the drift and all returned, the group had all this in four days. Regards Trevor. Now we head for the South side of Lough Currane and for good reason UK Currane all rounder UK Angler Mr. John Bojto, fishing with his Gillie Mr. Frank Donnelly of www.lakelandshouse.com
caught a fine 8 lbs. Salmon on the troll. Wind SW with reasonable cloud cover . Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.4 c,.   

Friday, September 13, 2019

13/9/19

John
13/9/19 I was reading yesterdays notes and I see I made a big clerical error on the World Famous Butler Pool by stating UK Currane fly Angler Mr. Nigel Henshaw, caught two Salmon, well I Want to put the record straight, I’m guilty as charged and If I had taken time and read the text, it said and I quote hi Vince, Nigel caught one of 6 ½ lbs. and Michael O’Sullivan caught one of  4 lbs. on the Pool. So my apologies to Nigel and Michael. Now to today’s action we start on the North Shore and at Waterville Boats and at watervilleboats@gmail.com Hampshire pro Mr. Nigel Henshaw, blood was boiling and rising fast today and for good reason? He caught 23 Juniors on the fly and his fellow pros, Peter caught a suntan and Trevor just said cheers every time Nigel’s reel sang the Currane Sea Trout Anthem. Now we head to the South side and at www.lakelandshouse.com Renowned UK Currane Angler Mr. John Bojto, while trolling with his Gillie Mr. Frank Donnelly of www.lakelandshouse.com  caught a fine 6 lbs. Salmon and 8 Sea Trout and just for their record they also lost two Salmon. Wind WSW light to fresh and bright sunshine all day and not a cloud in sight. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.8 c.                   

Thursday, September 12, 2019

12/9/19

caught on Pool
Caught on the Lake
12/9/19 Some cracking Salmon fishing on the World famous Butler Pool and at www.watervillegolflinks.ie  and there was mighty Sea Trout fishing up stream on Lough Currane today and all by the same party, can you guess who they are ? Yes you have it, their back, its those Hampshire professionals and fishing with their Guide Mr. Michael O’Sullivan of Waterville Boats and at watervilleboats@gmail.com so straight to their catches of the day. We start on the Pool, UK Currane fly Angler Mr. Nigel Henshaw, caught two Salmon on the fly, ranging from 4 lbs up to 6 ½ lbs. Staying with the Hampshire Pros, we head out on to Lough Currane, UK Currane Fly Angler, Mr. Peter Ruffle, caught a fine 6 lbs. Salmon with his Gillie, last but not least Hampshire Pro, Currane fly Angler  Mr. Trevor Dewberry, caught 30 Juniors, that’s some fishing. Wind N overcast this morning and reasonable cloud cover in the afternoon. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 17. 2 c.         


Wednesday, September 11, 2019

11/9/19

11/9/19 No excitement this day as the Lough Currane anglers were all quiet on all fronts, well going by the Vodafone Currane airwaves. Wind SW and veered NW with reasonable cloud cover and very humid at 95% Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.5 c.     

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

10/9/19

Alan 
10/9/19 We start in the backdate department and my apologies to Currane fly angler Mr. Alan Claffey from Athlone and for good reason, Alan caught his first ever Salmon on the fly on the World Famous Butler Pool and at www.watervillegolflinks.ie on the 31st of August and as you can see by the photo there’s nothing like your first Salmon on the fly and may it be the first of many and again my apologies for this delay and my excuse is  I haven’t got one, except that I failed miserably in my duties. Now back to today’s fine Sea Trout action from the North Shore and the Bungalow. We head out with local Guide Mr. Neil O’Shea of www.oshealoughcurrane.com and his guests, UK Currane Fly Anglers, caught 11 Sea Trout ranging from Juniors up to 3 ½ lbs. In Neil’s hired out Boat department, a party of two boats caught 18 Sea Trout between them. Wind SW fresh, bright first thing this morning, come midday it was overcast for the rest of the day and rain this evening. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 15. 3 c. 

Monday, September 9, 2019

9/9/19

9/9/19 Lough Currane was all quiet on all fronts. Wind NW fresh to strong with showers. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.3 c. 

Sunday, September 8, 2019

8/9/19

8/9/19 We head out from the Bungalow and finish at lunch time at the Bungalow and for good reason, so take it away UK Currane fly Angler Judge David Burton and in the words of his Gillie Mr. Tom O’Shea of www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com and I quote,  Finished at lunchtime today with Judge David Burton, 2 Sea Trout on the drift best 1. 5 lbs. Total catch for ten days was 45 Sea Trout all caught on the drift. Breakdown 36 Juniors, 7 in the 2 lbs class, 1 in the 3 lbs class & 1 in the 4 lbs class. For the rest of the Currane Anglers it was all quiet on all fronts. Wind  today light and variable. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.5 c.

Saturday, September 7, 2019

7/9/19

7/9/19 UK Currane fly Angler Judge David Burton fishing out of the Bungalow and Guided by Mr. Tom O’Shea of www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com caught           
One Junior on the drift. Wind NE and veered NW and bright sunshine all day and that’s all the angling news on this day, humidity 85% Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16. 7 c.

Friday, September 6, 2019

6/9/19

6/9/19 Straight to the Bungalow and we head out with UK Currane fly Angler, Judge David Burton and his Guide Mr. Tom O’Shea of  www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com  and for good reason, David caught 5 Sea Trout ranging from Juniors up to 2 lbs. Wind NW light with reasonable cloud cover. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16.7 c. 

Thursday, September 5, 2019

5/9/19

Wild Trout
Photo by Gillie Tom O'Shea
5/9/19 Again the Bungalow takes all the Salmon and Sea Trout headlines so straight to catch of the day and that goes to UK Currane fly Angler, Mr. Arnold Slater, while fly-fishing with his Gillie Mr. Neil O’Shea of www.oshealoughcurrane.com caught 3 Sea trout and finished their day of with a fine Salmon and just for the record My Noble Salmon was put pack to fight the battle of the spawning grounds of the Commeragh, so on that ticket of freedom we stay at the Bungalow and the Sea Trout fly department and again UK Currane fly anglers, Judge David Burton and Mr. Bill Shackleton and their Gillie Mr. Tom O’Shea of www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com were in good form with their fly rods  again today with a total of 6 Sea Trout, 3 Juniors 2 in the 2 lbs class and their Sea trout of the day was in the 3 lbs class and was by caught by David. Wind NW with good cloud cover. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 15. 9 c.
       

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

4/9/19

4/9/19 Lough Currane fly Anglers had to deal with a strong and cold gusty NW wind and followed by heavy showers, but this didn’t deter UK Currane Fly Angler Mr. Arnold Slater, Fishing out of the Bungalow and guided by Mr. Neil O’Shea of www.oshealoughcurrane.com catching 4 Sea Trout on the drift, for the rest of the Waterville and Currane angling news it was all quiet on all fronts. Today’s weather as already stated. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 17.0 c.     

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

3/9/19


3/9/19 Where do we start today’s Sea Trout action ? Where do you think and yes you have it, where else but the North Shore and at the Bungalow. UK Currane Fly Anglers, Judge David Burton and Mr. Bill Shackleton from Yorkshire and their Guide, Mr. Tom O’Shea of  www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com were in good form again in the Sea Trout fly department and for good reason, they caught  4 Sea Trout, 1 in the Junior class, 2 in the 2 lbs class and David finished their day off with a Sea Trout in the 4 lbs class. Wind SW and overcast all day followed with misty rain. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16 . 4 c.
   

Monday, September 2, 2019

2/9/19

Bill in action 
David in Action 
2/9/19  Great start to the week as all today’s action comes from the North Shore at the Bungalow, so straight to the Sea Trout action. Currane UK fly Anglers Judge David Burton and Mr. Bill Shackleton from Yorkshire and Guided by Mr. Tom O’Shea of www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com caught 6 Juniors and 3 Sea Trout ranging from 2 lbs up to 3 lbs. Just for the record the rest of the Currane Anglers, it was all quiet on all fronts, but don’t be surprised if I have updates? Wind SW with good cloud cover. Yesterdays weather, maximum air temperature 16. 5 c.   


Sunday, September 1, 2019

1/9/19

1/9/19 All Waterville’s Sea Trout Angling News comes from the North Shore and Bungalow, UK Currane fly Anglers, Judge David Burton and Mr. Bill Shackleton of Yorkshire, while fly fishing with their Gillie Mr. Tom O’Shea of www.flyfishingatloughcurrane.com caught 5 Juniors on the drift. Also in good form was Currane fly Angler Mr. Arnold Slater of the UK, while fly fishing with his Gillie Neil O’Shea of www.oshealoughcurrane.com caught 4 Sea Trout ranging from Juniors up to 3 ½ lbs. Wind NW fresh with showers. Yesterdays weather. maximum