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Tay Spring salmon fishing on the Tay in Perthshire is now deep into February with improving conditions for fishing in colder weather and settling water levels however catches have been slow since the start to the season. Expectation is high on the river .... read moreTuesday
21st Feb
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 moreMonday
20th Feb
Dee We had another steady week on the River, with 37 springers landed. There were a couple of highlights this week. That prolific catcher of fish, Ronnie Fraser, hit a hat-trick at Woodend on Saturday. The best of which was a 12lbr. In my book three fly .... read moreMonday
20th Feb
Findhorn Ian Neale reports that the second salmon of the season was caught on the Meads of St. John beat, Darnaway. Paul Wilcox fishing last Wednesday hooked and released a fresh sea liced fish of 37” estimated at around 20lbs from the Scur pool on a .... read moreMonday
20th Feb
Tweed River Tweed River Report Week Ending 18th February The river rose over 3ft on Sunday and this brought in a lot of colour which hung about at the start of the week with Monday and Tuesday pretty much been a complete wash out apart from a token .... read moreMonday
20th Feb
Tyne The Tyne has suffered from fluctuating levels over the first weeks of the season but although few in number so far, the Spring fish that have been landed have been of superb quality. As far as I am aware the first fish was landed on Friday 3rd .... read moreMonday
20th Feb
Spey Catches: For the first week of the season catches have been pretty good; I see on Fishpal that the Spey is reporting catches from Abernethy to the sea! Delfur's season got underway on Monday when regular Jan Rigden had two fish from Beaufort on .... read moreSunday
19th Feb
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
Don River Don Update The new Salmon angling season starts on the 11th of February and hopefully by the end of the day one or two spring fish will have been reported landed. Fresh fish have been seen going over the weirs on the lower river during .... read moreThursday
9th 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
Nith More news from the river. 29th January 2017 - Reports from Friars Carse are showing that there are plenty of grayling about from those braving the elements. Anglers are also reporting catching a number of out of season sea trout. The beat is well .... read moreSunday
29th Jan
Ness Welcome to 2017!! Belated greetings to you all and I trust you are wintering well. Opening day for some of the Ness system rivers. Cracking news just come in. A fantastic start to the 2017 Ness District salmon fishing season with this .... read moreMonday
16th Jan
Esks We hope you had a good festive period and we will wish you all the best for the forth coming year. Rods will be coming onto the site in due course, but with the rivers fishing well in the spring, I hear that some beats have little fishing left .... read moreThursday
5th Jan
Hebrides Angling Reports will re-appear here in April .... read moreWednesday
21st Dec
Annan Since the close of the salmon season last month we have seen very little rain and some long spells of frost which has meant ideal conditions for grayling for a change which is far from the conditions we had for most of last winter with heavy rain .... read moreMonday
5th Dec
Galloway Another dry and cold week with no catches reported on the river Urr (now the only river open in Galloway). .... read moreWednesday
30th Nov
Test and Itchen The course fishing has been exeptional of late with some superb grayling fishing being had. Lower Itchen Coarse Fishery has provided this information. There is plenty of sport to be had this winter and at very reasonable prices. The trout .... read moreMonday
21st Nov
Argyll Season .... read moreMonday
21st Nov