Chirk Bench

During the winter floods the bench on our Chirk beat was damaged. The bench was removed by Alwen Cartwright and Malcom Moulstone and repaired, I big thank you to Malcolm and Alwen. In returning the bench to the beat we have relocated it hopefully above the flood line and have constructed a shelter over the […]

Chirk – Steps to the Donkey Pool Update

A big thank you to Alwen Cartwright, Malcolm Molsen and Chris White for constructing steps for access to the Donkey Pool. We still need to build the last concrete step at the bottom of the scaffold, we need to let the concrete step we made this morning harden first. We also propose to cut some […]

New Boat at Glan y Wern

The new boat to replace the storm damaged boat was delivered today (Mon 21 March) below are some photographs. We need to attach some cleats to attach the anchor ropes to, as a temporary fix one anchor is attached to the seat.  

Opening day at Bryn y Pys Beat 2

The padlock on the gate down to Beat 2 has been a bit temperamental over the back end of last season and there is a certain technique in opening the lock. Having put in the code, push the hasp and then give the padlock a sharp tug downwards and it should open. This problem is […]

Opening day at Chirk

The track at Chirk is currently muddy at the top and is passable by a 4×4 (please take care).The tree with the root ball in the fast water the head of the Portmanteau has disappeared. However we do seem to have acquired a pontoon at the tail of the Sun Pool. This has been tied […]

Tracking smolt migration

This is a short video on the work being undertaken by the Atlantic Salmon Trust on the missing salmon project. This is work on the Spey and other rivers running into the Moray Firth. Similar work is being undertaken as part of the Welsh Dee LIFE project.

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