NERAC a north east fishing club has opened its Tyne and South Tyne fishing for salmon fishers to help raise money for Prostate Cancer UK. This will be a fun couple of day’s with regular fishers and complete beginners most welcome. Club members will be there to guide visitors on the waters and...
Sorry - I meant Kelts of this winter's spawning run salmon heading back to sea. I was out walking on the main Tyne yesterday and kelts were seen in the shallows with backs out of water and ragged fins. So, some kelts are clearly in the rivers still.
Here is a telephoto shot of coloured fungal...
These will be late running kelts (to clarify= Kelts of late spawning salmon - heading back to the sea). The fungus is not unusual at all. If you visit the upper South Tyne or upper Wear in late November or December almost all salmon and sea trout have white fungal patches - some very serve and...
Ok - Server support have told us we keep running out of memory and that causes the slow down and then eventually crash. They think we keep being attacked and so we have upped the memory and CPU spec on the server and put extra measures in place to stop attacks and spiders from afar. The...
We are back ! The software has been updated and database checked. And we hope it is better now. If it still proves slow we shall upgrade the server again!
Apologies for the poor forum service over the last few weeks.
We are updating this vbulletin forum software 8am (UK time) 9th March with the hope of fixing the gremlins that are causing database sticking issues. This is an update rather than a major upgrade so should not take long. Hopefully we will be back up to speed after that!
The forum software. We shall be moving server again soon too - but not yet.
I am still working on the forum database (which is huge BTW) so it will be slow for a while - it is also rebuilding its search index so searches may not work properly for a while.
It'll take a day or so ..
Ok - first stage completed - pheeww.... Now adding plugins and design colours etc. I'm sure there will be issues (always is) so log them here please and I shall fix if I can
Try adding an image now? (using the tree icon).
The software we are using on this forum has reached end of life - so we must upgrade. It's a painful business so the forum will be out of action for at least 24 hours and then be "work in progress" for a day or so after that but usable.
The good news is that uploading images is much much easier...