The River Tweed Salmon Fishing Museum is researching the history of Spring, Autumn cycles over the last 250 years on the river Tweed. They have very good records from 1860 to 2020, but don’t have satisfactory records from 1760 to 1860.
Situated in the village of Norham just a stone’s throw from the River Tweed, Belvedere offers country comforts and all the charm of village life. The ruins of Norham Castle form a historic backdrop to the 1.5-mile Pedwell Beat, with Ladykirk, Canny and Gliddeyhaugh beats all nearby and other prime bottom and lower Tweed beats within easy reach of the cottage. Continue reading →
The river Tweed season started on Saturday, 1st February, with anglers gathering at Pedwell Landing for the blessing of the river and service of prayers by Reverend Rob Kelsey, Vicar of Norham. Then it was off to the Masons Arms for bacon rolls and hot drinks which was very much appreciated as the day was cold and very windy. Continue reading →
Tiptoe fishing on the River Till is approximately two miles upstream from the junction of Tweed at Tillmouth. The beat starts to fish from May onwards with sea trout fishing particularly good from early Summer into early Autumn. There is a healthy natural stock of brown trout and grayling. The beat fishes best for salmon when the water is above Continue reading →
Last Saturday morning the Tweed was running dirty at Dryburgh Upper, so Gerald Dutton decided to take the morning off and watch England Vs Argentina in the Rugby World Cup. He returned at lunchtime after watching England score six tries and comfortable winners 39-10 to find the river, still high, had cleared enough to fish.
Lemon & Thyme is an award winning fine dining restaurant located in Kelso serving cuisine created with local produce and inspired by international flavours. Signature dishes include seafood and game, with daily specials offering seasonal favourites. Continue reading →