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Wild Fisheries Review ‘drop in’ events

Following consideration of the Wild Fisheries Review by Scottish Ministers and fulfilling the commitment in The Programme for Government (published in Dec 2014) a public consultation (separate from the Kill licence consultation) on the broad policy options for a new management system … Continue reading

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FishTweed river report 11th May 2015

(Last updated: Monday 11th May) The May bank holiday weekend arrived with some much needed rain and boy did it arrive!!  As a result, Monday was not fishable but did clear enough for a better week overall with 70 salmon … Continue reading

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Tweed report Tuesday 5th May

The last few days of April and the start of May, proved a little better than most weeks of the month. The weather patterns changed over night on Monday and this led to more cloud cover and a general cooling … Continue reading

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200 years + of the RTC.

The production of the book, ‘The Early Days of the River Tweed Commissioners’, by Caroline Balfour (a Tweed Commissioner) was the result of many months hard work and traces the beginnings of the River Tweed Commission (RTC)  up to the … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing Images – some great images

Another great shot from Eoin Fairgrieve, of http://www.flyfishingimages.co.uk. Check out his images, there are some great pictures available and Christmas is approaching. He also says that fresh grilse were running the system when he was photographing this at West Ford, … Continue reading

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Beat reports

The beat reports updated from the beats themselves this week are:- Head Boatman at Tillmouth Willy Elliot reports on Friday 4th October: “The river levels are getting low again but there is rain in the catchment today and this should … Continue reading

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Wattie Dods – An appreciation

It was with a packed Caddonfoot church and a good number of mourners having to stand outside also, that we said goodbye to Wattie on Wednesday. The large turnout bore testament to the love and respect with which Wattie was … Continue reading

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