Secret Salmon Fishing

Hidden away on the north coast of Donegal, Ireland, is a beautiful lough, just a mile from the sea, that’s stuffed with salmon, sea trout, brown trout and char.

Accompanied by Gavin Duffy from Letterkenny Anglers and Chris de Margary from the pop group Simply Red is Charlie Jacoby and his short but perfectly formed Hardy’s smuggler rod. Can this toothpick cope with a salmon?

This item is a part of Fishing Britain, episode 37. To watch it on YouTube, go to

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