All Change On Deeside

There has been something of a โ€˜ghillie-go-roundโ€™ on Deeside during the close season. Brian Brogan has returned to Cairnton and Middle Blackhall, while Terry Paton has moved up to Aboyne Castle and Craigendinnie where he takes over from Will Peake. Most recently, Daniel Wright has joined Lower Crathes as under-ghillie. The biggest change on the river must be the merging of Lower Blackhall & Kinneskie and Banchory Continue reading

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Free Fishing Event For Youngsters

Trout-Fishing-Alba-VenueAlba Game Fishing are staging a free fishing day for youngsters on Sunday 15th March at The Whinney Loch, Coldingham, Scottish Borders. 10am start until 4pm. Continue reading

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Scottish Parliament

Screen Shot 2020-01-17 at 20.45.02Great to see current status of Scotland’s wild Atlantic salmon continuing to be raised at the highest level following last week’s round table meeting at the Scottish Parliament. Continue reading

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Stocking of Scottish Salmon Rivers

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Full consultation on stocking of salmon rivers petition to the Scottish Parliament.
Robert White on behalf of the Scottish Gamekeepers Fishing Group writes.

On some waters in Scotland, hatcheries are operated, enabling salmon eggs to be stripped from broodstock and grown on in controlled conditions before being released back into the river. The idea is to eliminate factors which can lead to early mortality, improving the chances of salmon reaching maturity, putting more fish into the system. Continue reading

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SAVING OUR WILD SALMON: MAKING SALMON CONSERVATION A NATIONAL PRIORITY

https___cdn.evbuc.com_images_83609405_198685610353_1_originalMark Cockburn will be attending the event at the Scottish Parliament Building this evening to discuss the collective efforts required to conserve and improve the situation for Scotlandโ€™s iconic Atlantic salmon.

Read the press release from Fisheries Management Scotland and Scottish Land & Estates. Continue reading

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Christmas Offers on Hardy & Loop Reels

19b0013.1The Hardy Cascapedia 10/11 Limited Edition, made in Alnwick, England, comes in three limited edition colour waves; Racing Green, Blue and Orange. Featuring a fully Continue reading

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Christmas with Borders Guns & Tackle

Gift Ideas for lovers of Fieldsports and the countryside. Continue reading

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