Angler drowns at pike mecca, Chew Valley Lake

2 Dec

FISHING at Somerset’s famous pike mecca Chew Valley Lake had to be closed for two days when an elderly trout angler fell into the water and drowned while wading.

C3WHRY Anglers at Chew Valley Lake reservoir near Bristol, UK. Image shot 04/2011. Exact date unknown.

There was a Police operation after emergency services were alerted that an angler had gone under the water and not resurfaced. …Continue reading »