The river's been fishing pretty poorly of late. When I think back to when I first started coming here (after the initial getting-to-know-you phase was over) there were good fish to be had. We caught carp to 10lbs, bream to 5lbs and chub to over 4lbs; pretty good for a river that in parts, you can almost jump across...Read more
About the author
Rob Beattie is the other of several popular fishing books. He's also a regular contributor to Waterlog magazine.