Accommodation at Chollerton, Tyne

ee3f09a7-3b4b-45f5-87fc-700efaaf9a0bChollerton House is located in the hamlet of Chollerton and is set in its own grounds overlooking the river North Tyne which is just a hundred yards away across our own paddock. The flat is located on the first floor, affording lovely views on all sides, and has its own seperate access, assuring complete privacy. Continue reading

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Fly Fish 50

f1f6296d-b75a-4738-a24b-c530dd43c24bAberdeenshire has a new grassroots angling development programme called Aberdeenshire Fly Fish 50. The initiative is part of the Scottish Angling National Development Strategy (SANDS). The AFF50 group was created in March and has recently Continue reading

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Ladies Charity Day River Ness


This years eagerly awaited ladies charity event on the River Ness will be on Saturday 31st August. All monies raised will be donated to Highland Hospice.

via Ladies Charity Day River Ness — Anne Woodcock organises fishing days for women. She is the Marketing Director at FishPal and has a weekly show on CVFM Radio

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Salmon Marking River Tweed 1873

IMG_0498An extract from Harpers Weekly magazine from December 27th, 1873 about salmon marking on the River Tweed.

Young salmom are taken from the river Tweed at certain season to be marked. This process is performed by inserting in the upper part of the tail a piece of fine silver wire with a small plate attached, on which is inscribed in cipher a number, referring to a corresponding number in a book, where the date of the capture and the weigh of the fish are recorded. The fish is then returned to the river. Continue reading

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Celebrating 15 Years In Business

DSC_5733Alba Game Fishing are celebrating 15 years in Business.  They have been bringing guests from overseas since 2004, to fish for a variety of freshwater and saltwater species. Continue reading

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Stay at Gordon Castle Estate

K_M_068d-e1525880746516Gordon Castle Estate is a modern sporting estate comprising of exclusive use Gordon Castle, Gordon Castle Walled Garden, Gordon Castle Scotland, Gordon Castle Fishings and Gordon Castle Highland Games.

Set in the heart of a Scottish sporting estate, each of their holiday cottages offers charm and character. Available all year round the cottages sleep between two and eight guests and can accommodate 22 guests throughout the five properties, ideal for family getaways! Continue reading

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Learn To Fish On The River Wear

12120192_987736231248213_2635097062485573244_o.jpgThis Summer Bishop Auckland District Angling Club are introducing families, adults and children to fishing. During July, August and September their qualified coaches are hosting a series of events on the River Wear and at a local still water for everyone who would like to try fly fishing. Continue reading

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