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    Today, 07:15 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Tyne 2020 in English Rivers
    I couldn't enjoy it at that price. Snag your fly on the bottom and need to replace your fly and cast? Assuming 5 minutes, cost of fly and cast -...
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    Yesterday, 05:37 AM
    My response was along the same lines....how can they even consider extending the season when the fish counters and their own net catch returns show a...
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    18-02-2020, 07:03 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Tyne 2020 in English Rivers
    Reminds of the words of George Best....."I spent half my money on beautiful women, fast cars and booze. The rest I just wasted."
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    18-02-2020, 06:32 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Tyne 2020 in English Rivers
    That is a totally different situation. Those rivers can't sustain any salmon in their natural state due to a lack of any successful spawning even...
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    17-02-2020, 03:08 PM
    You make some good points but I don't blame the kids or the Xbox stuff. My kids are never happier than when they are out and about. The trouble these...
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    17-02-2020, 12:15 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Tyne 2020 in English Rivers
    Agreed. The wild salmon were never absent from the Tyne. The Tyne is a fantastic example of how cleaning up a river is all you need to do to get...
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    17-02-2020, 07:02 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Tyne 2020 in English Rivers
    Here is the EA study on Tyne stocking and the river's recovery....
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    17-02-2020, 06:15 AM
    That rod is gorgeous. The colours work really well. Well done sir.
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    16-02-2020, 02:51 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread Rugby 2018-19 in The Lounge
    Someone should have told the administrators that the game was turning professional. It's not often discussed but if you are going to have salary...
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    13-02-2020, 03:52 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Tyne 2020 in English Rivers
    Aye, doubtless there are millions of fry still in the river tucking into and getting fat on all the food which is made available. Chucking a few...
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    11-02-2020, 07:23 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread How green is green? in The Lounge
    Nothing is greener than the car you own right now.
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    11-02-2020, 06:31 AM
    The run at the top of Bywell beat - it can be waded but I never have and haven't seen anyone do so. It's tricky but possible fishing the fly from the...
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    10-02-2020, 04:19 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Wear 2020 in English Rivers
    Pretty sure you are right on all, although on the first one I'd have described it differently. Just out of shot upstream (to the right) is a rickety...
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    09-02-2020, 11:49 PM
    The presentation is full of detailed design but no hint of how the dam will operate and how it would buffer flows. Before reading it I thought it...
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    09-02-2020, 11:25 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread River Wear 2020 in English Rivers
    My missus was at a spa day at the Radisson. She mentioned it was over the wall and on to the road. Brother has been out taking photos. A few below....
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    09-02-2020, 02:34 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread Six Nations 2020. in The Lounge
    6N should be early autumn /late summer while the weather is good. Followed each year by either autumn internationals or the world cup. Then at...
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    08-02-2020, 09:02 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread Six Nations 2020. in The Lounge
    I wish it were so simple. I can't get ITV or BBC outside the UK. Last time I was in this situation I tried everything I could and was finally left...
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    08-02-2020, 07:52 AM
    The government is entirely at fault here. Not the water companies. Not old infrastructure. The government choose not to force water companies to act...
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    07-02-2020, 08:16 AM
    I'm a fisherman and a bit of an ecomentalist as some may have observed. Watching the beeb this morning, there was a story on Amazon dolphins being...
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    07-02-2020, 06:16 AM
    Well done on reducing your plastic use! Next year you could reduce even more by avoiding use of rubber bands and using the, err, traditional method...
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    06-02-2020, 09:29 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread Six Nations 2020. in The Lounge
    No fishing here either. This is the local harbour - people were fishing and keeping their catch just yards away. Not for me I'm afraid. Yes, those...
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    06-02-2020, 09:20 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread Six Nations 2020. in The Lounge
    Any advice how to watch the games from overseas this weekend would be very much appreciated. I'm gonna try a few local bars but I'm not in a country...
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    06-02-2020, 09:10 PM
    I'm surprised they paid so much to residents up front. Did they know how much damage they were going to do to the local environment?
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    02-02-2020, 11:46 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread Ribble 2020 in English Rivers
    I often find a neat little pile of empty beer cans next to the river always in the same spot on the stretch I fish. 8*330ml is over 2.5kg of beer...
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    01-02-2020, 12:25 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread Tay Opening in General Board
    This is what was surprising about the paper you linked. Based on that research we should be holding fish out of the water in >17C. I hope you do dig...
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    01-02-2020, 11:37 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread Six Nations 2020. in The Lounge
    I like the unpredictability of this tournament. So many new starts after the world cup. Some really interesting games coming up and hopefully a few...
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    01-02-2020, 11:16 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread Brexit in The Lounge
    For a small amount of taxes and contributions, yes it has been going on for a while. What I am talking about is where the EU collect the majority of...
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    01-02-2020, 09:54 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread Tay Opening in General Board
    To be fair, it could just be the wrong paper. It's not unusual for other studies to make different conclusions. The range of temperatures in which...
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    01-02-2020, 01:03 AM
    Walleye replied to a thread Tay Opening in General Board
    Interesting, thanks. Such a small number of fish in the study, just 10 exposed to air for >10s, they don't say how many were exposed for >30s. At...
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    31-01-2020, 11:59 PM
    Walleye replied to a thread Brexit in The Lounge
    If the EU can ever get the European population to be happy to pay taxes in their own country to be spent in another then they will succeed. The...
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