Chris White and I visited this project on Wednesday 3rd May 2023. As the representatives of the Gwynedd and Dee/Clwyd Fisheries Groups on the Welsh Fisheries Forum, we had been invited to view the project. Uwch Conwy covers an area at the top end of the Conwy catchment. It is a large area roughly the […]
Author: Mervyn Williams
Pink Salmon (?) from the Dee
Darren Thelwell was fishing Bryn y Pys beat 2 yesterday (Monday 1 May) and caught what he believes is a pink salmon of about 3lb. NRW reported that Pink salmon have been caught in the Chester trap in 2019 and 2021 and as Pink salmon runs are on odd years it seems that there may […]
John Woodhouse Funeral
We have received a message from John’s son to say that his funeral date is Thursday 13th April 10am at The Landican crematorium near Arrowe Park CH49 5LW.
Protected: 2022 catch Statistics
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As a follow up to the previous post on the electric fence on our Chirk beat we have been informed that the battery has been disconnected and removed. It is currently (pardon the pun) not operating. The landowners (FCC) were alerted to Health and Safety issues regarding the fence particularly to elderly members. We may […]
Boats at Glan y Wern
The following photo have been sent to me. This is how a member found the red boat today (15th Feb. 2023). The photos speak for themselves. It took him some time to clean the boat so that it was useable, there is a mop and bucket in the hut for members to use in cleaning […]
Wynnstay Beat information – 2023
We have been advised that the metal steps at the Sun Pool (adjacent to the hut) have been undercut by the river and are unsafe to use. There is barrier tape across the top of the steps to make anglers aware of the danger in using them. We have also been advised that the estate […]
River Dee regulation, unnatural flows and its impact on the Dee and Llyn Tegid SAC
This week, Welsh Dee Trust has released a new report which sets out the three key impacts to wildlife from the Dee Regulation Scheme. We believe the scheme, which ensures the river can provide water for 2 million households, is negatively impacting the wildlife of the river including important fishery species. These problems, combined with […]
2021 Dee stock assessment
We have received the 2021 Dee stock assessment report from NRW.
Dee Logbook scheme
NRW has asked if any members who are not already part of the Dee logbook scheme would like to join. If you would like to receive a Dee logbook email Bregan Brown at NRW: email@example.com. You can read the letter the club received by clicking the links below in either Welsh or English