Welcome to the English chalkstreams
As someone once wrote, the river never sleeps. And nor, in truth, does the planning for trips to come. We are now booking for the 2021 season. So, for a day on the river in Mayfly. Family time at Nether Wallop Mill. A get-away-from-it-all week in a fishing lodge. Or to redeem that Christmas voucher, now is the time.
COVID-19 UPDATE 7th JANUARY 2021
The government has announced (7/Jan) that fishing will be permitted during Lockdown 3, which continues the policy in place since May. The only addition to previous guidance (maintain social distancing and limit group size to two or family members) is that the fishing must be ‘local’. There is no precise guidance as to what this means but I think people will be guided by common sense in this respect. Full details here https://anglingtrust.net/covid-19/
NEW FOR 2021
The chalkstreams range from the famous rivers Test and Itchen in Hampshire across Berkshire, Dorset and Wiltshire in the south to Yorkshire in the north, plus the similar but subtly different limestone rivers of Derbyshire and Gloucestershire.
Every river (we have close to twenty) is very special in its own right and you will find a description, photos, location map, video and prices for each, plus my unique Tranquillity and Difficulty rating. Look out for the beats that have my Exclusive to Fishing Breaks tag, which are only available through us.
Here at Nether Wallop Mill, in the heart of Hampshire, I host our Private Tuition & Courses plus Children and Family Days from April to October. Everyone is welcome and with a beautiful thatched cabin overlooking a crystal clear, well stocked lake with five varieties of trout: blue, brown, golden, rainbow and tiger. This has to be the most wonderful place to catch your first ever fish.
There are various ways to book: the on-line system shows up-to-the minute availability. Alternatively do give me a call or drop me an email as I am always happy to discuss the options if you are undecided.
Finally if you are browsing the site with a birthday, anniversary or special occasion in mind, I’d point you in the direction of our gift vouchers. I have set a standard that few match in terms of breadth of choice, ease of use and a ground-breaking two years in which to use them.
I hope a great fishing trip is about to begin.
Fishing Breaks Founder and Managing Director
Tel: 01264 781988