My first sight of my second attempt on the Aa at Wavrans, found a river flowing full, fast, and a little coloured, the weather in NE France having matched much of that of the SE of England in recent days. But it was cold, too, and there was no sight of any fly life, or fish. I reasoned that the water might be a little … Continue reading PAS-DE-CALAIS


I am noting that where my first venture into a ‘department’ is unsuccessful, so my description of my experience is similarly, short. Funny that! So from this short piece, you already know the outcome! The Peche Nord-Pas de Calais webpages are helpful, as was an exchange I had with Jeremy Lucas. And it was off to Wavrans that I sped, hot from the Eurotunnel car … Continue reading Pas-de-Calais