The majority of angling on the river brue occurs in the lower reaches and this is predominantly coarse fishing. Adam mitchell with the 8lb pike he caught in the river brue.
The wild trout trust ltd.
River brue fishing. The river brue originates in the parish of brewham in somerset england and reaches the sea some 50 kilometres 31 mi west at burnham on sea it originally took a different route from glastonbury to the sea but this was changed by glastonbury abbey in the twelfth century. However despite the absence of many fly fishing clubs or syndicates on the upper brue wild trout are in abundance and offer good sport for fly anglers. The river brue is a trout fishery from its source above bruton to lovington.
Glaston manor angling association offer first class coarse fishing on a varity of rivers drains and lakes within the glastonbury and mid somerset area. With the rat clearly dead and the pike evidently keen to get on with its dinner mr mitchell swiftly placed it back in the river brue. The river provides an important drainage route for water from a low lying area which is prone to flooding which man has.
From here to glastonbury a number of weirs provide areas of deep water and coarse fish predominate notably chub and roach together with bream dace and pike. A short session on the river brue using small jigs and worms. The jewel in the club s crown is the river brue which provides some of the best winter roach chub bream and pike fishing in somerset.
River brue 1st section a38 in highbridge fishing from town bridge bridgwater south bank to new cycle bridge. The lack of organised trout fishing on the upper. Similar species may be found between glastonbury and highbridge where the river is channelled across the somerset levels and connected with a number of.
1162478 england wales. 2nd section a38 to east huntspill right at the school signposted secret world over railway and motorway bridge.