The soil dried out a bit around the East Grinstead area towards the end of the month, which has made it easier to get a nice tight fit when placing the mole traps into the Sussex clay! Last month on many occasions many of the mole tunnels were awash with water as the... One of my mole catching jobs this month was to remove several moles that were digging up a roughly made car park near East Grinstead ! It was quite a challenging task but I caught 3 of the little furry diggers and on occasions enjoyed a little sunshine on my back. A... Rather wet and windy molecatching in Forest Row and Hartfield yesterday My dufus tunnel traps get very muddy in these sort of conditions. They need a good rinsing after use! A quiet day today . Many of my mole tunnels were literally flowing with water when I checked... This week while molecatching in the area around the Sussex and Surrey border I recorded two double catches in Lingfield and Turners Hill ! This is unusual. For those people who are not molecatchers let me explain. Usually only one mole is caught in a moletrap, but... My Quickest Catch Once, while out setting traps I heard a ‘snap’ from a trap I had only just laid. I thought it had gone off on its own accord but when I went to reset it I found I had caught a mole. It has always been my fastest ‘kill’ ever!