Chatton organises prize draw to support Great
North Air Ambulance
Brown from Chatton Fishery with flies tied and donated by Andy Richmond from Irvine to raise money for the Great North Air Ambulance.
The draw will take place on on Sunday, December 20. Tickets can be bought from the fishery. Fishery report
|GAIA instructors Barry Mitchell, Kevin Dawson and Richard Phillipson at Chatton.
GAIA trio form development team for NE and the Borders
THREE members of the Game Angling
Instructors’ Association (GAIA), who have come together to form Fly Fishing and Fly Casting North East and Borders,
held their first event at Chatton Trout Fishery on Saturday.
(07979 023301), Richard Phillipson (07880 945268) and Kevin Dawson (07753 639135) will give demonstrations and tuition at
various fisheries throughout the region.
Kevin from Rothbury and Barry
from Morpeth are single handed instructors – although Barry hopes to be qualified in double-hand instruction next month
– and Richard from Haltwhistle is a double handed instructor.
£10 and £5 for under 16s at weekends anyone of any age – from complete beginners to those who wish to improve
their casting technique – can attend and learn how to cast and enjoy fly fishing. All tackle can be provided if required.
The trio also plan to hold river fishing tactics and methods for trout fishing sessions and grayling days a number
of the region’s rivers next year.
The next scheduled
event is for October 18, when Thrunton Juniors will be given casting instruction.
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