16Aug

August 16th – 17th, 2021

  My apologies but for some reason this blog didn’t get published yesterday when it was completed 🙁 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Hi All, Last week I briefly touched on the pronounced difficulty weather forecasters have with predicting summer rainfall amounts and occurrence. I was reminded of this fact this weekend gone….. So there I was on Saturday, fly fishing the beautiful Thornton reservoir near Leicester and as usual I was fishing dry flies (for the uninitiated, dry flies sit on or in the surface of the water and the Trout take them off the top, it is a highly visual affair). For this you need cloudy conditions because any brightness will send the Trout deeper as like all fish, trout have no