Tag Archives: Tweed Valley

Grayling – how has your season been?

James Rae, Secretary of Gala Angling Association sent us this lovely picture of a 50 cm grayling he caught last weekend on Tweed near Gala. And we have to agree what a cracking fish it is! Have you been out after … Continue reading

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Scottish Salmon Season Report: Finlay Wilson

Well it’s been an interesting year on many of Scotland’s salmon rivers this season and though it’s fair to say the fishing has been generally pretty tough, not helped by at times seemingly relentless rain, there have been some notable successes. Certainly … Continue reading

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FishPal appoint new CEO

FishPal has appointed Mark Cockburn as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mark brings a wealth of valuable business experience built up over 30 years within the financial services industry where he has held senior roles through to board level. … Continue reading

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Pauls 1st Fish

Our own Anne Woodcock was introducing Sea Angler Magazine features editor Paul Fenech to salmon fishing on Dawyck recently. She took this photograph of Paul who caught his first ever salmon, a 9lb Dawyck fish. He says he is still shaking … Continue reading

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Traquair’s weekly report

Traquair Beat update: Week ending 27/10/12 Monday – The week got off to a good start, especially for Mr Morton who caught two 5lb salmon after four years of trying at Traquair! One was taken from the Mound Pool and … Continue reading

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Bemersyde red letter day

Many thanks for the photo’s and huge congratulations go to Jim Reid and Bemersyde gillie Ian Farr. “I attach some photo’s of  a big fish I caught at Bemersyde today, 24th October. The fish measured 50 inches with a 25 … Continue reading

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Grayling extra

Feña Vargas, Manager of Paloma River Lodge in Chile booked some fishing in September and was very happy to catch the Lady of the Stream – a grayling. He says “it’s not a big grayling but everybody said I will … Continue reading

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Cornhill cracker

Well done to Mike Heaps and thank you for emailing the image to FishTweeds “your photo’s page” 13lb bar of silver caught by Mike Heaps at Cornhill on sat 20th October with 4’6” on the gauge!

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2013 Tweed Fishing Calendar

From the upper reaches to the lower Tweed the calendar highlights 12 of the best fishing spots including flies tied by Iain Wilson and tips for salmon, trout and grayling. The Tweed is the second longest river in Scotland and … Continue reading

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Sunshine and falling levels.

At last we see sunshine in the Tweed Valley. This photo from the Duncan House webcam overlooking Lower Floors shows a falling Tweed and blue sky, hurray! It’s been a tough week and it looks as though there may be … Continue reading

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