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Name: Membership Officer
27/3/2012
Only 4 days to go to end of March......fees will increase on 1st April. See previous message for new fees.
Name: Philip Maguire
20/3/2012
All those Committee Members who have agreed to go on the Child Protection Policy,coarse.
The coarse is arranged for this Saturday the 24th March in Community House Castledawson at 10am.
Name: rectory lodge
19/3/2012
The rectory is holding a bring and buy sale on saturday the 24th of march so bring your old tackle and sell,buy or swap.
Name: philip Maguire
15/3/2012
Henry do you mind me asking where you live now.
It would be interesting to have a chat with you.
Name: john mc kenna
15/3/2012
Thank you very much.I misread the Committee list and overlooked the post of Membership Secretary. Sorry!
No problem John! Only to glad to help
Name: Henry Kelly
14/3/2012
Hello all, as a young boy (50 years ago),i used to fish the Moyola,near the ford at Mulnavoo rd:/Tobermore rd: in those days,you literally could catch fish on the "bent pin" however,i hear reports that now the river,(in the upper reaches) is polluted and the fish are scarce,is this so ?
Henry its great to hear these stories.Fish are scarce no doubt but its the same story in all rivers.Moyola would be still a clean river as far as pollution is concerened.
Salmon are in big decline and the scientists blame it mostly on global warming.
We would still have fairly good Trout fishing.
Name: john mc kenna
14/3/2012
Sorry for seeming stupid but could you please publish the Secretary's address for renewal purposes.
John if you go to Day Tickets and Membership page, It is all there.
Name: Joseph Spiers
11/3/2012
had a good day at the river today got 5 keepers in total but returnd them all.. some nice ones 12-13 inces. and thanks for posten up the info on the dun family cuz most of the fish i got were on them. i was particulary plzed because im new to the fly fishing, any other flys work well at this time of season ??
Name: Tommy McGrath
11/3/2012
The competition report for the Diamond Service Station Cup fished for on the 10th of March.  Condition were very good for both bait and fly anglers. We had 23 senior and 8 juniors out which was great for this time of year. 1st place went to Joey ONeill bait fishing, joint 2nd place went to Philip Maguire and Barry Diamond both on bait and 3rd place went to Brian Bigmore on the fly. Our best junior went to last years overall winner Joseph Speirs so a good start to the season for all these winners. Our next competition the Ciaran Duffin Memorial Cup is on Saturday the 31st of March. Any one wishing to go to Dunfanaghy on our weekend away on the 28th and 29th of April let me know as soon as posable.
TIGHT LINES.
Name: Brian Bigmore
11/3/2012
Agreed with Philip! Great to be back. Just hope the game fishers can beat the course men this year. Round one to the course fishermen but still plenty of time. Come on Tommy - your club needs you!
Name: philip maguire
10/3/2012
It is great to be back fishing again.
There was a great turnout  to day for our first Competition.
Tommy will update us with results.
Thanks to Fergal Diamond and his wife for making the lovely stew,much appreciated.
It was also great to see so many juniors out to day,very encouraging for the club.
Name: Tommy Mcgrath
8/3/2012
In again for another season as competition secretary,  our first competition is this saturday, First up is The Diamond Service Station Cup,Conditions look good for the bait men but dont rule out the fly men. Last year overall winner Philip Maguire will be trying to make it two in a row but i think a few men will be trying to do something about that. Any junior wishing to take part in any of our competition this year must have a guardian consent form filled in and signed by a parent before they can participate in a competition. So i wish everyone tight lines this season, This is also the Moyola angling clubs 30th year of competitions.Our very first club competition The White Shield all those years a go was won by Morris Dorrity and in second place was Noel McMurry. See you all on Saturday, TIGHT LINES.
            
            
Name: Membership Officer
6/3/2012
Thanks to all those who are sending in their membership renewals. I am turning them around as quickly as possible.
Please remember after 31st March the fees rise and will be as follows -
Full member: 45.00
Associate member: 50.00
Pensioner member: 15.00
Junior member (u 16): 3.00
Junior B (16-18): 7.00
It is in your interest to renew before the end of March.
Name: Brian Bigmore
3/3/2012
Out for an hour yesterday evening. Had 7 lovely, perfect wee trout on a black pennel and gold head hares ear. None bigger than 7 inches but everyone special. Great to be back "on the great Moyola river where anglers sport and play". We have a fantastic natural resource at our disposal lets give her and her inhabitants the respect they deserve.
Name: Seamus Donnelly
2/3/2012
After weeks of planning for the start of the 2012 season. I headed off to the River this evening, everything was in order or so i thought. I had left my Flies at home. Fortunately though i had a couple of last seasons flies on my jacket. I managed three nice trout out of one wee spot(not to be published). The fly was a size 10 but the trout took it. Great fighters for this time of the season. They were both over 10" and all were returned. Its great to be back out again
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