Two days to go before I am off to Brittany. That was a possible two evening sessions; I say was, as tonight I was planning on a session on a tributary of the Kelvin and unfortunately it did not happen. It was a warm humid evening which is optimal conditions but I got roped [...]
I looked for solitude over the weekend – after years of fishing alone I sometimes feel I need that sensation of isolation to get myself in the mood for catching trout. Sometimes I get uneasy when other people are around – I get distracted, watching what they are doing and not concentrating on where my [...]
After a night of drinking and dancing (my knee is much better thank you) on Saturday night I woke up on Sunday to a severe case of what is commonly known as “hanging over”. I received a text from a pal who said he was on the Upper Clyde so decided to get in the [...]
All in all it was a strange weekend of fishing. A mixture of dizzying heights and disastrous lows leaving me with a day off work and a limp – oh I have torn my breathable waders in a few places as well.
Strangely the plan for both days was to hit the White [...]
Yegads, I came runner up in the Metro Blog Awards
Congratulations to Caught Offside who targets those who love football and indulging in everything that goes along with following it.
I just knew posting about Toad Sex was a bad idea so close to the judging.
On Thursday morning some fishing buddies (Emanuele, Mike, Alex and Allan) and I will be leaving for a few days fishing up North. The plan was to fish The Don on Thursday or Friday and then hit other rivers on the way back down but seeing as there is a cold front sweeping in and [...]
Got my official email with a nice logo to show off the fact I have been shortlisted for the Metro Blog Awards
Youâ€™ve been short listed in the Sport category, for the Best of Brit Blog Awards 2007 (BOBBâ€™s) brought to you by Ask.com and Metro Newspaper. The BOBBâ€™s were launched earlier in the [...]
Good grief, it seems I have been short listed in the Sports category for the Metro blog awards.
I have been eyeing up the contenders in the category and it seems I have some pretty stiff competition.
Now our panel of celebrity judges â€“ including England cricketer Alastair Cook, TV presenter [...]
When we were out fishing the other day Steven stumbled upon a dead sheep. Well, when I say stumbled I mean he was fishing away happily and noticed a funny smell – a rotting sheep was amongst some reeds on the bank. We all had a good look at it through our trusty monocular (boy [...]