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Findhorn Altyre, Mon 17th September We saw river levels running at just 3" on the Forres gauge on Monday morning. However after a prolonged period of heavy rain falling over the River Findhorn catchment through the previous week-end we finally saw the long .... read moreTuesday
18th Sep
Cumbria River Eden 2018. April. It has been a strange month weather-wise so far, it has been a quite cool and wet period. The hatches of dark olive have been sporadic all throughout April, lasting just minutes each time. The grannom have started the .... read moreTuesday
18th Sep
Dee We had an excellent week last week, with over 300 fish caught. FishDee shows 294 but a few calls to beats which don't usually report confirmed that we had crossed that threshold. A bit of water, a drop in the water temperature and generally .... read moreMonday
17th Sep
Tay The Tay, Perthshire is now September for salmon fishing with encouraging results in recent weeks due some rain and cooler weather conditions as we welcome autumn. In recent weeks the weather pattern has changed giving us more rain to freshen the .... read moreMonday
17th Sep
Spey Gordon Castle, Ian tenant tells me they were very close to three figures, finishing with ninety-six. On Monday there were a few fresh fish about but mainly older fish, the best was 20lb. Delfur Again finished into double figures, Arndilly, I was .... read moreMonday
17th Sep
Nith Friars Carse Update - 14th September. Just back from a few days at Friars and we've seen fish throughout the beat on each of the days. The tail of the Policemans they seem to have been fairly big ones. Andy Dolan whilst fishing the fly for the .... read moreFriday
14th Sep
Galloway Rainfall over the weekend resulted in some good water Monday. Catches, mostly of grilse, were reported on the Cree with the Newton Stewart Angling Association Water and Galloway Estates doing best. In low water Thursday and Friday, five grilse .... read moreTuesday
11th Sep
Hebrides Apologies for the lack of report writing this season, however, this was due to an unprecedented work load for the Outer Hebrides Fisheries Trust which had to be prioritised and therefor curtailed my time on angling promotion. The following report .... read moreMonday
10th Sep
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 8th September The catches the last couple of weeks have remained steady with the bulk of fish still been caught below Coldstream, as would be anticipated in the current conditions. On Monday we have steady .... read moreSunday
9th Sep
Tyne Pretty much the best week of the season has been followed by a very hard week and a half with good water levels having been and gone and very low water prevailing for the last week or so. A Kielder release planned for this weekend should help but .... read moreThursday
6th Sep
Beauly The week of May 21 (between zero and 10 in) produced eight for the Miles, Braithwaite and Carver party with three (best 16 lb in South Ferry) to Mr P Miles, three (best 13 lb in South Ferry) to Mr V Leadbetter and a brace (better 14 lb in South .... read moreWednesday
5th Sep
Annan The Annan has been fortunate to receive moderate amounts of rainfall over the past couple of weeks. Rainfall was patchy and often caused the river to carry colour until the levels have dropped back to sub-optimal heights. Eight salmon were reported .... read moreMonday
20th Aug
Border Esk The last few weeks have seen the river fishing really well ! A few seatrout last week, rain over the weekend really livened things up , I'm getting reports of good numbers of salmon being caught, best at 15lb, seatrout are still present, with a .... read moreFriday
17th Aug
Firth of Forth Fishing Report 6th August - 11th August This week has proved a lot harder to get the fish to engage than previous weeks, though there seemed to be a good head of fish in the system. 4 fish were reported to us with the largest being around 6LB. .... read moreTuesday
14th Aug
Towy Rain continues to fall in our area and conditions are perfect for sewin and obviously salmon. Local member Steve Manning caught a splendid Salmon on Sunday. The fish weighed in at 9lb 7oz, and took half an hour to land and was successfully .... read moreTuesday
14th Aug
Ness With a consistent water level coming off Loch Ness, the river is bucking the trend by a, fishing and b, producing fish. As the majority of rivers are so low on water, they have become almost too low to fish. The river and beats offer a great .... read moreTuesday
7th Aug
Kyle of Sutherland After almost 3 months of next to no rain, above average temperatures, almost dangerous water temperatures to river life. IT FINALLY RAINED!!!! Fish has been bouncing around many river mouths, ebbing in and out on tides and this is not only for .... read moreWednesday
1st Aug
Banff and Buchan After almost 3 months of next to no rain, above average temperatures, almost dangerous water temperatures to river life. IT FINALLY RAINED!!!! Fish has been bouncing around many river mouths, ebbing in and out on tides and this is not only for .... read moreWednesday
1st Aug
Argyll After almost 3 months of next to no rain, above average temperatures, almost dangerous water temperatures to river life. IT FINALLY RAINED!!!! Fish has been bouncing around many river mouths, ebbing in and out on tides and this is not only for .... read moreWednesday
1st Aug
Yorkshire With an on going drought fishing is becoming difficult on many of the Yorkshire rivers. Trout fishing remains Ok in parts and the general cooling will help all fish species. Salmon fishing is not worth the effort at present and the fish will be .... read moreThursday
12th Jul
Esks With the same weather pattern holding, the rivers are at an all time low. Salmon that were struggling at Gannochy managed to move though under the lift that comes last week, and with it came a few catches on the beats. Sadly it was not long .... read moreWednesday
27th Jun
Lochaber Water Height – 5in-1ft 9 Water Temp – 50-58F This was more like the spring fishing we have come to expect from the Lochy over the last few years. A total of 13 fish landed and another 8 lost and all but one were double figure salmon with an .... read moreMonday
25th Jun