October Week North Esk


Rod last year playing a 18lb salmon

An exclusive week on the Balmakewan Estate on the North Esk has just become available.

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FishIceland Trip July 2018

IMG_4991Fishing in Iceland is a magical experience and my week last week was both great fun and hugely informative as I learned so much about the fishing on offer in Iceland and how it all works. Jon Sigurdsson is our man on the ground in Iceland and his knowledge of the fishing on offer is quite simply superb and great to have him looking after our FishIceland customers so well.

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Sea Creatures Tour

Sea creatures exhibition brings creatures of the deep to the UK

A world record breaking whale is set to make its first ever visit to Europe as part of this summer’s Sea Creatures exhibition. Continue reading

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Open consultation Future of Fisheries UK

Leaving the European Union provides an opportunity move away from the Common Fisheries Policy, to create a sustainable, responsible and responsive policies.

The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs want to know your thoughts on the future of fisheries. Continue reading

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FishPal Sea Trout Festival 2018

36354407_405635339843782_9086146852495032320_nAnglers from across the UK were out fishing last Friday and Saturday night in search of sea trout. In the words of Hugh Falkus fishing for the elusive fish falls into four parts in much the same way as a game of football, these being: the first half, half time, the second half and extra time.

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World Fishing Day Salmon Question

FishPal were in London at the weekend taking part in a discussion on the future of Salmon. The program was part of a 24 hour broadcast to celebrate World Fishing Day. We asked anglers to send in their questions for the program. During the coming weeks we will add the answers to the FishPal blog and share these across social media to continue the discussion.


Question:How do the Atlantic Salmon Trust know for every 100 Salmon that leave our rivers only 5 return. Where did they get these figures from? Continue reading

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Fish Photographs


We asked Phil Adams from the Northumberland Branch of the Salmon & Trout Conservation to write a few words about how he now takes photographs of the fish he catches.  Continue reading

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