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August 20, 2017
Thought we would try our hands at being film extras ..... Amazing where our lave nets have taken us over the years. With out the fishing we would have lost all this too.
Lave netting on the Severn estuary to precious to loose for many reasons.
August 19, 2017
Another TV film for BBC Wales this time. Border lives which is to be screened next year. Bob Leonard our chairman again the star , not bad for 86 .
We are so proud of the fishing ,the estuary and Monmouthshire and this is always reflected in our efforts.
Thanks Leanne an...
August 17, 2017
Its that time of year again and the 2017 end of season open day will be held at the Black Rock picnic site ,portskewett on sat. 26th Aug. 1pm - 5pm .
An exhibition , demonstration and film of lave netting and presentation of the seasons trophy's and wooden spoons !
August 12, 2017
A disappointing week on the fishing front. A week long waited for wrecked by the weather ,rain rain and more rain .
Boat bailed out several times then ground mooring chain parted (good job its on two ) A renewal job for the winter to add to the list. No further salmon c...
August 5, 2017
Natural resources Wales have been approached by us and we have requested to renew our lease as it stands with no changes to its terms.
We feel that the agreement has worked well for all concerned ,a great success.
The agreement was forged by the welsh assembly government...
July 31, 2017
Tim and martin had a fantastic trip to Norway. weather was not what was expected ! Fishing was very good with Halibut ,cod , plaice ,tusk, ling ,coalfish ,mackerel ,launce and redfish caught .
Our fishery will feature this week on ITV Wales , Coast & country . presenter Andrew Thomas Price was taken lave netting by our fishermen ,also Bob our chairman was interviewed with Matthew our youngest member.
July 29, 2017
The spring tide we had been waiting for arrived with the wind and rain and stopped us fishing the "best places " which match these tides.
This happens sometimes and its not unusual to loose a months fishing to the weather.......
That said Richard Morgan kept trying and...
July 27, 2017
Spring tides arrived with the weather as per usual. No chance of seeing a fish with wind and rain.
Martin and Tim back from Norway to up the effort .The weather far better in Lofoten than Black Rock !!
Still only on 4 ,unbelievable considering the amount of fish seen.
July 15, 2017
At the last the Springs and weather combined to make give us a good chance of a few fish.
The set of tides ended with Two ,one for Rob Evans and one for Paul Watkins , just reward for all our hard work . Fish seen on every tide so there are plenty around which seems to...