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Ness The river has faired well this season compared to many other rivers in Scotland. The beats are still producing salmon and the river is beginning to settle down after a lot of rain in the last week or so. There have been good catches this .... read moreWednesday
17th Oct
Spey Well its been a wee while since the river closed its doors to the Angling fraternity and time to digest the season, and it has not been good. This is not only reflected on the Spey but for many other rivers as well. The start of the season .... read moreTuesday
16th Oct
Dee The last day of the season is upon us! I have mixed emotions about it. On the one hand, I am glad it's all over, but I know in about ten days' time I will be complaining about the close season and counting down the days until 1 February 2019, when I .... read moreMonday
15th Oct
Tay The Tay, Perthshire has now seen out the last complete week of the 2018 season in October for salmon fishing with continuing reasonable results in recent weeks due rain and cooler weather conditions. The autumn has seen more typical weather patterns .... read moreMonday
15th Oct
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 13th October After more than 5 months since we had some water in the river we finally got a decent lift on Saturday night with it reaching 6ft 2 on the Sprouston gauge on Fishtweed. Over today the water has .... read moreSunday
14th Oct
Annan Salmon fishing remains a real struggle and with only 5 weeks of the season remaining we need some meaningful rainfall to keep the river holding at higher levels. With small lifts forecast this week the lower river will be the best chance of a fish. .... read moreMonday
8th Oct
Nith Friars Carse Update - 1st October. An update on last weeks action at Friars Carse, Roger Sandland finished his stay with 4 fish, well done. Peter Vale had a nice clean fish of about 10lb on the fly whilst fishing the tail of the Riding Stone run .... read moreFriday
5th Oct
Findhorn Altyre Sun 30th September River levels were at a good fishing height for the start of our last fishing week of the season on Altyre Estate, running at a respectable 11" on the Forres gauge. Fish seemed to be running in reasonable numbers and .... read moreMonday
1st Oct
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
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
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
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