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Border Esk After a settled winter, Feb and March have been wild, storm after storm has come into the west of the country and the rivers local to the Esk have been high, low, over the top, just about everything, needless to say there has been little to no .... read moreTuesday
28th Mar
Don River Don Update March 28th 2017 The past few weeks has shown a slight improvement in numbers of salmon landed, the ADAA fishing's saw some action from their beats at Parkhill and Kemnay and are now reporting half a dozen returned. The quality .... read moreTuesday
28th Mar
Nith March started very unsettled with rain, snow, frost, storms and cold winds. Most of the time the river was in good order but few rods on the river. Worm fishing began on 15 March which brought a few more rods out. Kelts are still splashing about In .... read moreTuesday
28th Mar
Tay Spring salmon fishing on the Tay in Perthshire is now about to see March out with improving conditions for fishing in milder weather and settling water levels plus catches are improving after a slow start to the season. Expectation is high on the .... read moreTuesday
28th Mar
Dee Last week was a bit of a let-down, with just 33 fish reported. We had been ticking over nicely, so it was a something of a blow to see the catch drop the way it did. Several ghillies tell me there are fish in their pools, but they had a job getting .... read moreMonday
27th Mar
Findhorn Ian Neale reports from Altyre Estate for w/c March 20th as follows: The first few days of the week saw some fairly wild and windy conditions, with a mix of rain, sleet and snow falling even to the lower ground! River levels remained at a good .... read moreMonday
27th Mar
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 25th March The rising water over the weekend left us faced again with mucky brown water at the start of the week. There was virtually zero Fishing below the Teviot confluence as a combination of high water .... read moreMonday
27th Mar
Spey Catches: Catches have been good again this week, for you cynics who suggest I only put in nature notes when I have nothing else to write about! Gordon Castle had a fish on Thursday. Orton had a good week! Tony Considine had a 25lb fish on .... read moreSunday
26th Mar
Blackwater Munster Blackwater Summary A tough start to the season with high water most weeks, however on a positive note water temperatures have been on the high side for this time of year. Averaging over 8'c this is enough to enable fish to negotiate the .... read moreWednesday
22nd Mar
Cumbria 20th Feb. River levels and conditions have been quite favourable this month! The fist salmon that we have heard of was on the last day of January and was 11 pound caught at Armathwaite. There have also been a few more caught in the 10-12 pound .... read moreWednesday
22nd Mar
Annan Unsettled conditions continue to hamper any opportunities to enjoy the early season salmon fishing. Last week saw the river fall to its lowest levels since the season began, holding steady at just over 1' on the Brydekirk gauge by Wednesday. Just as .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Esks South Esk The first month on the South Esk has been so quiet with only two springers brought to my notice. Both were taken on the Upper Beat of Kinnaird, the first on the opening day a fish of some 9 lbs and the last in the first week of March a .... read moreMonday
20th Mar
Tyne The last couple of weeks have again been frustrating with levels continuing to fluctuate. Styford rods have had enjoyed some success however when levels have been kind. Gilbert Fenwick and Craig Lowes have both landed fresh sea-liced fish in the .... read moreSaturday
18th Mar
Galloway Despite a good rise in river height, very few anglers have been out fishing and nothing was reported on the Bladnoch this week. .... read moreThursday
2nd Mar
Ness With water levels constantly fluctuating from week to week, fishing has been difficult for the rivers, especially the Ness. These conditions have suited the Moriston and Garry where fish are being picked off by anglers when the conditions are good. .... read moreThursday
2nd Mar
Firth of Forth Well the salmon season on Stirling Council Fisheries is well and truly underway. The season kicked off on Wednesday 1st February where celebrity angling star Jo Stephenson officially opened the river. The first springer for the whole Forth .... read moreWednesday
15th Feb
Far North So the first fish was caught and returned on the river Helmsdale today by Andy Fiona Torrish Sutherland (no surprise there then!) Beat 6 was the spot in the legendary Swirl pool at 9lbs and fresh obviously. Andy's second first fish from that same .... read moreThursday
2nd Feb
Hebrides Angling Reports will re-appear here in April .... read moreWednesday
21st Dec