Helmsdale - 11th January
9.00am Meet at The Helmsdale Tackle Company Ltd.
9.30am Opening of the River.
Address: 15 - 17 Dunrobin St, Helmsdale, Sutherland KW8 6JA
Tay - 15th January
8.15am Business breakfast
9.00am Riverside Reception open to all
9.30am Opening of the river and first cast for 2014 by Alex Samond MSP
Address: Hilton Dunkeld House Hotel.
Dee - 1st February
10.30am Opening of the river and first cast
Address: Potarch Hotel By Banchory, Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire AB31 4BD
Teith - 1st February
9.00am Opeing of the river and first cast by Sir Ian Botham
Address: Main Street, Calendar
Deveron - 11th February
10am Presentation of The Morison Trophy
10.30am Opening of the river and first cast by BBC Presenter Catriona Shearer
Address: Turriff Angling Association, by The Deveron Bridge, Turriff, Aberdeenshire.
Spey - 11th February
9am Official blessing of the river and guest speaker Euan McIlwraith.
Complimentary drams of Aberlour whisky and Wallkers shortbread
Address: The Alice Littler Bridge, Aberlour Park, AB38 9QP
5.30 Aberlour Whisky Distillery - Prize giving for the first catch and heaviest catch (invite only)
Glasgow Angling Open Weekend
28th February - 2nd March
Leading names in the world of angling including fishing celebrities Paul Young, Jan Porter, Keith Arthur, Ian Gordon and many more.
Demonstrations and the latest fishing equipment.
Address: Glasgow Angling Centre, Unit 1, The Point Retail Park, 29 Saracen Street, G22 5HT Glasgow