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New books by DAA member Drew Jamieson

Some of our members may be familiar with DAA member Drew Jamieson from encounters with him on the Devon or from reading some of his work in the likes of The Scotsman (where he has been their angling correspondent), Trout … Continue reading

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Permit prices 2019

Following the AGM the DAA confirm that there will be a modest increase in permit prices for the 2019 season; Junior permit prices remain unchanged. Permit prices will be RIVER DEVON – BROWN TROUT 2019 Adult Season                      £20.00 Junior Season                     … Continue reading

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Notes from the AGM – Tuesday 15th January

On a fairly miserable evening out of doors,  24 members of the Devon Angling Association attended the Annual General Meeting at the Royal Arms, Tillicoultry. The meeting was opened by DAA President Bryan Anderson who set out some of the challenges … Continue reading

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DAA AGM – 15th January 2019

Just a reminder the Devon Angling Association AGM will take place on Tuesday 15th January 2019 at the Royal Arms, Tillicoultry at 7.30pm All members are welcome Royal Arms location:    https://goo.gl/maps/n1MeE5edXB32  

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FOR SALE – fly tying equipment

A collection of fly-tying equipment including vices Fly-tying equipment including vice, capes etc. is available for sale; an ideal way to get into making your own flies! For details please contact David Mudie: Telephone:     01259 213891 Email:             dkmudie@gmail.com  

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2018 wrap up

Today is the first day in December, so a quick apology for not getting an update earlier! The season closed on 31st October on a spectacularly beautiful day which I spent fishing at Rackmill and the Haugh, without so much … Continue reading

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Nearly seasons end

The Brown Trout season comes to a close next Saturday. It hasn’t been a classic season on the Devon with really tough conditions generated by the prolonged summer drought and Scottish Water abstraction in the Ochils reservoir resulting in consistently low water until  Castlehill … Continue reading

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