A number of reasonable sized salmon featured in the FishTweed returns during last week – Tuesday – 18lb. salmon from Hendersyde and Lower Pavilion – Wednesday – 20lb. salmon from the Boleside 18lb from the Junction – Thursday – 24lb. salmon from Upper Makerstoun – Friday – 30lb. salmon from Birgham Dub, 19lb. from Upper Floors and 15lb. from the Lees.
Sea Trout – Tuesday – 9lb from Boleside – Wednesday – 10lb. Tillmouth.
When the river fines down the best prospects should be on the lower river beats. The higher levels should see fish running to the middle and upper river beats/tributaries.
For further information read Bill Stanworth’s report in the link above.