Auction Catalogue - Fishing (England South East)
One day for 2 rods on the Upper Medway near Upper Hartfield in East Sussex, guided by a syndicate member. Wild brown trout and grayling fishing. Chest waders and 7ft rod required to fish this reclaimed ‘jungle’. May/June or September/October are best. 2020 season.
A summer evening for 1 rod, float fishing for carp at a secret venue near Enfield, North London. You will be sworn to secrecy on the location. Fish from mid-afternoon until after dark on this hidden lake as Clive’s guest. Carp up to (and over) 20lb may be caught very close to the bank with the right conditions, right approach and a little bit of luck. Guiding, bait and tackle provided. Drab clothing must be worn. To be taken on a warm weekday evening in July, August or September 2020.
One day for 1 rod, grayling fishing on an exclusive beat of the River Test in Romsey with Steve Dowling. Fishing will be on the main river and carrier. Steve is a qualified member of the Game Angling Instructors’ Association and a Level 2 Game Angling Coach. 1 October to 1 December 2020 only.
One day’s wild brown trout fishing for 2 rods on a mile of the River Windrush above Bourton-on-the-Water. Dry-fly or upstream nymph only, probably no bigger than size 12. Easy access. Lovely countryside. Mayfly time most desirable. 2020 season.
One day’s fishing for 2 rods on the Peper Harow Park’s waters comprising 2 ponds stocked with rainbows and 1¼ miles on the River Wey, Surrey (wild and stocked brown trout) in the section below Somerset Bridge, flowing through the peaceful and beautiful Peper Harow Park Estate. All wild browns to be released, all rainbows landed must be kept. 2020 season.
One day’s boat fishing for 1 rod on waters at Lullingstone Castle, Eynsford, Kent, plus lunch at a local hostelry. Catch up to 6 rainbows and retain 2. Barbless hooks compulsory. Also included is brown trout fishing on the River Darent, a Kent chalkstream. Wading recommended. Accompanied by a club member. May to Nov 2020 excluding August; river closes 30 September.
One day for 1 rod on the River Mimram near Tewin in Hertfordshire. Approximately half a mile of chalkstream fishing for wild brown trout and grayling in a variety of pools, riffles and glides with easy access, dry-fly or nymph. Catch & release. Chest waders and 7ft rod desirable. 2020 season from 15 May onwards. The Mimram can suffer from low flows so flexibility on dates is required.
One day for 1 rod, carp fishing with expert angler, broadcaster, tackle consultant and fish farmer, Simon Scott, on a private lake in southern England. Simon is surely one of the UK’s leading carp anglers, widely regarded as able to catch them even from puddles. You will learn more in this day with Simon than you could imagine possible, not only about tackle and fishing, but also about the fish’s behaviour. Tackle can be provided. Date by arrangement, during summer 2020.
One day for 2 rods trout fishing on the River Kennet at the glorious Wilderness Fishery near Newbury; a stunning mix of main river and small, testing carriers. The lot winners will have exclusive use of 7 miles of double-bank fishing for stocked and wild trout with an introduction to the water by the head keeper. Dry fly and nymph fishing. Date to be arranged on a Thursday in 2020 season after 1 July.
One day for 2 rods coarse fishing on the River Kennet at the beautiful Wilderness Fishery near Newbury with big chub, roach and pike on the menu. The lot winners will have exclusive use of 7 miles of the river with an introduction to the water by the head keeper. Date to be arranged on a Thursday between 1 October 2020 and the end of the coarse season on 14 March 2020.