Where? Courtfield, on the Monmouthshire/Gloucestershire border, near Monmouth. Wye & Usk Foundation day tickets (limited to four) £20, in advance from the WUF office on
What’s being caught? Chub to 4 lb, barbel to 10 lb and some pike. Tactics? The level has been rising and falling, making fishing patchy, but a feeder or PVA bag with halibut pellets has taken the bigger barbel, and meat is finding the chub.