Lower Itchen Grayling conditions

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Fishery conditions

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Lower Itchen Fishery

TERMS, CONDITIONS AND RULES OF LOWER ITCHEN FISHERY LTD
("The Company")

TERMS, CONDITIONS AND RULES OF LOWER ITCHEN FISHERY LTD
("The Company")

GRAYLING FLY FISHING

1. The fishing season starts on 11th October 2011 and ends on 31st January 2012.

2. Fishing may not commence before 9.00 a.m. and shall cease 1 hour after sunset.

3. The fishing to be carried out on the beats from “Wards” ( just above “Sloe Tree”) to the beat boundary just above “Green Hut” (as shown on the map opposite)

4. Method: Fly only, maximum size hook 12

5. All fish to be returned EXCEPT pike, which must be killed.

6. All catches to be recorded and emailed to the Company on info@itchen-fishing.net or via telephone (07885 175540).

7. No person may sub-let his rod.

8. Environment Agency Byelaws to be strictly observed at all times.

9. All rods must hold a current Environment Agency fishing licence.

10. Dogs are not allowed.

11. The Company cannot be held responsible for any fishing tackle or other property left at the fishery. Cars, with their contents, taken on the fishery are entirely at owners risk and responsibility.

12. All rods and guests enter upon the river banks, staging, sluices, bridges roadways, buildings and all parts of the property of the Company and fishery entirely at their own risk.

13. Gates on the fishery should be left open or closed as found.

14. 10mph speed limit on the fishery's roads. There is a height restriction of 8' 2" (2.45m) under the Motorway bridge.

15. The Company will not be held responsible for any matters affecting the fishing for circumstances entirely beyond its control.

16. Normal winter maintenance work etc will be carried out during this period. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

RODS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR SHOWING THESE RULES TO THEIR GUESTS. IN THE EVENT THAT ANY ROD OR GUEST OF A ROD BREAKS THESE RULES THE FISHERY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE HIS AGREEMENT AND NO REFUND OF ROD FEES WILL BE MADE.

General Joining Instructions

Gates: There are combination padlocks on the gates - the code is -78- Please leave gates open/shut and locked/unlocked as found.

Parking:
For lower beats, or when the track is very wet, you can park at the Mill. Go through the archway and park on the LEFT. Alternatively you drive up the river (conditions allowing) and park off the track but PLEASE be careful where you park so you don't get stuck in the mud!!

WC Facilities: There is a portaloo behind the main Fishing Cabin between trout beats 3 & 5 at the top of the river and in the main Fishing Lodge at the entrance to the Fishery although the latter is not always unlocked/available.

Return of Catch: Please email your catch return to returns@itchen-fishing.net

First Aid:
A First Aid kit is kept by the door to the main Fishing Lodge and our keeper has a kit in his vehicle. In addition, during normal working hours (Monday - Friday) there is usually a doctor/nurse on hand in one of the offices at the Mill - Farlyn House (Occupational Health Consultants) who have kindly agreed to carry out first aid.

We hope you have an enjoyable days fishing and if you have any questions in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact us.



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Please refer to the EA Southern Region Bylaws (pdf).