Accompanied by his father, Warren, and society chairman Peter Hunt, 11 year old Lea Fielding got his first taste of fishing on Friday. The venue was M & D A S’s Little Lake on Treowen estate, and it didn’t disappoint. Even though Leo had never fished before he quickly picked up the very basics of … More Another young man gets hooked.
M & D A S has taken the decision to CLOSE our waters on the river Wye with immediate effect until further notice.
This hot weather combined with almost complete loss of water weed in the Wye is bad for the fish in our rivers. We have closed our waters on the Wye until things improve.Do look for signs of fish in distress and inform us immediately. Sorry but we are sure you will understand that the fish … More Wye problems.
Due to the popularity of our new online membership application facility and a national increase in people taking up or returning to angling, membership of our society has reached our limit of 200 members for the second year running. No more day or annual tickets will be sold through Handyman House. As of last Monday, … More Membership 2021.
(Click on title to activate the below links) Exciting news. As of today you are able to purchase your annual membership online. Only 50 memberships are made available online this year. If you wish to purchase your membership from home, work or a lay-by click here now. We would appreciate any feedback about the service … More Online Memberships
You have to see this river to understand it. Almost throughout its length the Monnow it is a fast flowing, shallow river with riffles and pools between steep banks suiting trout and grayling more than coarse fish. Our Pwllholm stretch is different because of the Osbaston weir. The weir was built at the end of … More Pwllholm.
Thos particular M and D A S water of yours is seriously under-fished. Have you ever you fancied fishing a bit of river that probably has hardly been fished before in a wild pristine environment of peace and tranquility where it is extremely unlikely that you will see another person all day, then have a … More Idyllic un-fished M and D A S water on the Monnow.
As from June 1st 2021 some season and concession memberships will be available on-line through this website. As we are limited by our constitution to 200 members and having sold over 100 annual memberships already, the number of on line memberships sold this way this year will be limited to 50. This will enable us … More Annual and concession membership to be purchased here on-line now.
Is your river clean?Well the Wye is a lot cleaner than some rivers in the UK but this does this make it ok?You can now track CSOs ( combined sewage overflows) all over the UK now on this website. Well what they own up to.But this does not include pollution from agricultural origins or what … More CSOs or sewage pollution in our rivers.
Membership tickets will be on sale at Handyman House, Monnow St, Monmouth, from December 1st, in time for Christmas. Membership will also be available by post. Forms and details are under the Memberships menu. As from June 2021 we anticipate that some full memberships only will be available on-line through this website. After 5 years … More Membership tickets for 2021 will be available from December 1st.