Nymphing for Salmon

fish3As we all know, salmon are enigmatic creatures at the best of times and in the low summer flows we have experienced in the past two years they can be almost impossible to catch with traditional fly-fishing tactics. Science tells us that salmon take best within the first 3 weeks of entering fresh water and get progressively harder to catch until colder water later in the season re-energises their taking response. Continue reading

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Win A Selection of Grayling Bugs

grayling-bugsAs the salmon season on many rivers closing for 2019, many anglers thoughts are turning to the Grayling. Peaks Fly Fishing are giving away a complete selection of premium, barbless Grayling bugs. Perfect for targeting this beautiful wild fish on crisp Autumn & Winter days. Continue reading

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The Weather Club

dawn-190055_1280The Royal Meteorological Society is delighted to be working together with the University of Reading on a Thames Water sponsored Future Learn course, called “Come Rain or Shine”Continue reading

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Search For Top Rural Learners

DSC_4323-PanoaaaNominations for Lantra Scotland’s 2020 Awards for Land-based and Aquaculture Skills (ALBAS) are now officially open.

Rural employers, colleges and schools are being asked to put forward their top learners, and to help recognise and promote the industry’s best talent. Continue reading

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Kemnay Angling Club, River Don

image001Kemnay Angling Club has had one of its best seasons this year with an excellent start to the Spring with several salmon landed and some cracking trout also being picked off. Members and visiting rods have shared in the success. Continue reading

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Upper North Wark River Tweed

56839689_2208486149232571_2484475810065416192_oInternational sporting artist, Claire Haggas kindly agreed to open the doors to an exciting new beginning on a fine River Tweed Salmon Fishery

Upper North Wark Salmon Fishing Beat has undergone a transformation after a major investment new owner Jonathan Hufford. His aim is to provide comfortable and contemporary facilities to delight the visiting angler and their guests.
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Inverness Ladies Day

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The total for the Ladies day on the Saturday 31st August and the men’s thank you day on the Friday 30th August, is £1,165.05. This was made up of £960 from the ladies paying for the day, £164.40 from the raffle held over the two days, and £40.65 for David Mateer Fly tickets. Continue reading

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