Shoal by William Selwyn, on display at Oriel Tegfryn TEGFRYN Gallery is holding an exhibition with a maritime theme, Sea Air/Awel y Mor, in conjunction with the Anglesey Seafood Festival.
Priced per weight, it may not be the cheapest spot in town, but the cleanliness, silver bream
and uninterrupted Mediterranean view more than compensate.
The WB Clarke-backed rod caught a 5lb bream, a 5lb tench and a handful of small perch and silver bream
on short pole and chopped worm tactics.
"I think the average weight of the anglers on day two was 3oz!" * Keith Jobling was after eels on the Grand Union Canal when he latched into a specimen of another sort - a 1lb 15oz silver bream
. The Royal Leamington Spa AA member decided on a spot of float fishing before fishing for eels into the evening and the rare silver bream
snaffled his double maggot hook bait.
HOW many of you can spot the difference between tiny silver bream
and small 'skimmer' common bream?
* The silver bream, a species which has always been a mystery to me and I suspect the vast majority of anglers, has recently made the news.
If anyone has an easy method of identifying a silver bream from a small common bream please let me know!
I thought I'd missed the bite but low and behold I'd hooked the smallest silver bream
I'd ever seen.
"We fished the two big lakes in the town and caught up to 40lb of small bream, silver bream and roach."
"However, we then fished in lakes outside the town and caught bream to 51b and roach and silver bream up to 1lb.
For, in 1988, Dennis caught a 15oz silver bream
from one of his own farm ponds and the record still stands.
He's currently the British silver bream
record holder, with a 15oz specimen.