It getting to that time of year when anglers are looking out their travel rods and heading for warmer climates. Saltwater fly fishing is very exhilarating and can leave many an angler in disbelief how quickly their reel has emptied of fly line and backing. Continue reading
Three anglers have enjoyed an excellent weeks fishing on the Bolton Hall Estate this week with 12 salmon up to 16 pounds and 2 sea trout to their rods. Both fished the 3 rod Thoresby Beat which offers 3/4 mile of left bank fishing.
12 salmon & 2 sea trout all returned
Salmon were one at 16 lb, 15lb, 14lb. Continue reading
Anglers enjoyed some fine fly fishing on Tyne beats earlier this month and raised £1600 for local charities. During the two days a total of 15 salmon and sea trout were caught up to 15.2lb. Two 15lbers were caught by Jim Wennmark from ScUFt and DJ/Producer Nick Continue reading
Lochy Ghillie John MacIssac caught a fish of a lifetime on Thursday 29th September. The fish measured at 46.6 in (118.3cm) and estimated between 38 to 41 pounds.
It’s a PB for John and, for now, the biggest salmon landed on a Scottish River this year and Continue reading
The provisional mid-month statistics for September are in and clearly show the unseasonably warm weather the UK has been experiencing. In the first half of September the UK was on average warmer than June, July and August with a mean temperature of 15.9°C, 3.3°C higher than the average September. Norfolk and Suffolk have seen the […]
via Record breaking September already beating summer months — Official blog of the Met Office news team
Ireland’s biggest fly fishing extravaganza, and now one of the top fly fishing shows in Europe.
The 7th Irish Fly Fair and International Angling Show – Galway Bay Hotel in Salthill.
12th and 13th of November 2016
The event will again feature a huge host of world famous fly dressers and angling stands, under one roof in Ireland. Fly dressers, fly casters and angling celebrities from all over the globe will gather at the Galway Bay Hotel, in Salthill, to Continue reading
We are pleased to announce that FishPal have been appointed as delivery partner to the Scottish Government for the proposed programme of help to Angling Clubs to mitigate the impact of mandatory catch and release.
From the Scottish Government – “As many of you are aware a number of angling clubs expressed concern during the extensive consultation period about the impact of mandatory catch and release and potentially on angling participation. Continue reading