The secret to the Irwell...worms! nothing beats simplicity.
Chub around 5lb
Another silver brownie at 3lb, the colour difference in these trout are amazing.
Yet another chub around 5lb
What a surprise this fish was, an 18lb Irwell common caught on a 3lb bottom, expertly netted by The Meddy Man. It was a true powerhouse made of solid muscle unlike its fat commercial brothers. This river will never stop surprising me!