South West Fishing for Life

 

NEWS

Dates for the diary 3rd June SWFFL will be celebrating their 10th anniversary at Wimbleball from 11am- 3pm

and in the Spring group number 10 is going to be launched in Berkshire. 10 years 10 groups!!

July 15th SWFFL are hosting a cookery day with celeberaty chef Ryan Riley from Life Kitchen, recipes for people who have had cancer treatments and struggle with enjoying food again. This event is at Wimbleball from 11am. Do come along and bring the family. Things for everyone to see and do.

The Cornwall/Siblyback group is now meeting at Siblyback in the new lecture room.

 

 

We are always looking for Level 2 coaches to help with the growing groups and volunteers to make cups of tea and chat with people. If you would like to get involved please contact  Patrick Chairman lance.nicholas09@gmail.com  ,  Sally fishing co-ordinator  pizii@btinternet.com  or Gillian -secretary holworthyfarm@aol.com   Thank you..


 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 

 Events at South West Fishing For Life 2018

Address’s for the lakes where the groups meet

Wimbleball Lake,

Somerset
                     Brompton Regis, Dulverton. TA22 9NU
We meet at the lecture room by the offices in the fishing season & at Holworthy farm in winter. TA22 9NY

Kennick Lake, Devon
Near Bovey Tracey, Devon
 EX6 7NZ.
We meet in the lodge by the lake side.


Cornwall group will now meet at Innis Fly Fishery,Innis Moor, Penwithick,St. Austall. PL26 8YH                  

Blagdon lake  Bristol

 which is  next to the Visitor Centre BS40 7UN, we meet in the lodge.

Pennines-North West/Bolton Curleys fishery Bolton, BL6 6PP     

Ask at the tackle shop/office by the FFL banner where we are.

Dorset Group

The Wrackleford Estate fishery Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 9SN

loucesterG  Gloucester/Worcester group

The Lenches lakes

WR11 4UB

Lechlade & Bushyleaze Trout Fisheries

Lechlade,Gloucester. GL7 3QQ

We meet in the main lodge during wiinter and at Bushyleaze to fish.

Hawkridge Resevoir group

Spaxton, Somerset. TA5 1AL

North Devon group

Blakewell Fishery, nr Barnstaple. EX31 4ET

 

 

 

For start times please look on each groups page or contact the Lead coach or secretary Gillian


January 2018

3rd Wednesday North Devon group 10am-1pm and an afternoon session. CANCELLED due to weather forecast.

7th Wimbleball  To be held at Holworthy farm  10am -12.30pm TA22 9NY ring Gillian for directions 01398371244 

14th Kennick- ring lead coach to see where they are meeting.

14th Hawkridge contact 01398 371244 to see where thay are meeting.

14th Gloucester/Worcester Lechlade Fly tying  in the Corporate Suite/meeting room 10am-1pm

20th Dorset -Salthouse West Bay Fly tying-SATURDAY, change of day and date this month

21st Cornwall group is on hold at the due to poorly lead coach 

21st Pennines/ North West -Bolton  PM

27th Blagdon Contact lead coach to see where they are meeting.

February

4th Wimbleball at Holworthy

7th Wednesday- North Devon group

11th Kennick-ring to see where meeting.
 11th Salthouse West Bay- Fly tying.

11th  GloucesterWorcester-Lechlade-Fly tying in the Corporste suite/meeting room.

11th Hawkridge 
 

18th Cornwall group -Innis Fly fishery

18th Dorset-Wrackleford-Fishing

18th Pennines/North West-Bolton

24th Blagdon ring Lead coach to see where meeting.

 

 

March

   113th1 4th Wimbleball group meet at Exe bridge Fishery from 10-12 noon CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER.

7th Wednesday North Devon CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER.

11th Kennick -FISHING

11th Hawkridge-1pm-4pm FiSHING

17th Gloucester/Worcester- Lenches lakes-Fishing 10am-1pm Change of dat and day SATURDAY

18th Cornwall-Cancelled

18th Pennines/North West-Bolton

18th Dorset-Wrackleford FISHING
 CANCELLED due TO WEATHER FORECAST

24th Blagdon Saturday FISHINg

April   FISHING SEASON STARTS

8th Wimbleball meet at the lecture room/fishing CHANGE OF DATE DUE TO EASTER

8th Kennick

8th Gloucester/Worcester- Fishing -Bushyleaze 10am -1pm

15th Hawkridge- CHANGE OF DATE DUE TO EASTER

15th Cornwall-This group willl be meeting again from now on-10am-1pm

15th Pennines/North West-Bolton

15th Dorset-Wrackleford

28th Blagdon-Saturday

 May

2nd  Wednesday North Devon

6th  Wimbleball

13th Kennick

13th Hawkridge

13h Gloucester/Worcester--Lenches lakes 10am-1pm
 

20th Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery

20th  Pennines/North West-Bolton

20th  Dorset-Wrackleford

26th Blagdon-saturday

 

June

3rd  Wimbleball 10th Anniversary

6th Wednesday-North Devon

10th Kennick

10th Hawkridge

10th Gloucester/Worcester- Bushyleaze- 10am -1pm

17th Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery 
17th Pennines/North West-Bolton

17th Dorset-Wrackleford
 

23rd Blagdon-saturday

 

July

1st Wimbleball.

4th Wednesday-North Devon

8th Kennick

8th Hawkrige

8th Gloucester/Worcester--Lenches lakes 10am-1pm
 

15th Cornwall group-Innis fishery-

15th Penines/North West-Bolton

15th Dorset-Wrackleford
28th Blagdon-saturday

 

 

August

5th Wimbleball 

8th Wednesday- North Devon

12th Kennick

12th Hawkridge

 12th Gloucester-Worcester- Bushyleaze -10am-1pm

19th Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery.

19th Dorset-Wrackleford  

19th  Pennines/North West-Bolton

25th Blagdon-saturday

September

2nd Wimbleball

5th Wednesday- North Devon

9th Kennick

9th Hawkridge

9th Gloucester/Worscester-Lenches lakes 10am-1pm

16th Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery

16th Pennines/North Wets-Bolton

16th Dorset-Wrackleford

22rd  Blagdon-saturday

 

October

3rd Wedneesday-North Devon

7th Wimbleball   Last fishing day

14th Kennick       .

14th Hawkridge

14th Gloucester/Worcester-Bushyleaze-10am-1pm

21st Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery
 

21st Dorset -Wrackleford       Last fishing day

21st Pennines/North West-Bolton

27th Blagdon     

 

November

4th Wimbleball- Fly tying  and AGM at Holworthy farm, close to the lake TA22 9NY

4th Gloucester/Worcester- Fly tying 10am-1pm  CHANGE OF DATE THGIS MONTH

7th Wednesday- North Devon -at Balkewell fishery 2-4pm

11th Kennick- fishing from the bank. This group is now going to meet during the winter for fly tying, check www for where!

11th Hawkridge

18th Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery-

18th Dorset-Salthouse West Bay-Fly tying

18th Pennines-North West-Bolton

24th Blagdon-saturday

 

December

2nd Wimbleball at Holwortyhy farm TA22 9NY

5th North Devon -at Balkewell fishery 2-4pm

 

9th Kennick- Check with lead Mike where they are meeting this month.

9th Hawkridge

9th Gloucester/Worcester-Lechlade -Fly tying-Corporate Suite/meeting room

16th  Pennines-North West -Bolton.

16th Cornwall group-Innis fly fishery-

16th Dorset

 22nd Blagdon-saturday

 

 

                                                             

Wimbleball starts at 10 am - 1pm,   Kennick starts  10 am-1pm , Cornwall group 10am-1pm. Blagdon meets 10 am - 1 pm on a Saturday the other groups on Sunday, Dorset 9am-1pm, Gloucester/Worcester 10 am-1pm Hawkridge 1pm-4pm

All groups finish with refreshments.

The fishing season is from April-October. Winter the groups still meet for fly tying and talks on how to catch fish!

If you would like to come to any of the days please ring Gillian on 01398 371244