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2017 Season Salmon/Sea Trout catch returns

Members holding Salmon/Sea Trout  are reminded that their catch returns must be submitted to the Hon. Secretary by 20th November. Salmon/Sea Trout returns are mandatory! You can either send the catch return issued with your permit directly to the Hon … Continue reading

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Almost the 2017 season’s end update

Well its that time of year again, nights are drawing in, the 2017 Brown Trout season on the River Devon is already over and the Salmon/Sea Trout finish on Tuesday 31st October. Time for an update! The last few weeks of … Continue reading

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September update

August has been notable for the most unusual of occurrences …….. rain, in fact enough rain to trigger a number of small spates in the river and fill Castlehill to just about the brim. Fingers crossed a couple of decent rain events may encourage a decent … Continue reading

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River Forth Fisheries Trust summer news letter

Our friends at the RFFT latest newsletter http://mailchi.mp/4ed942610725/river-forth-fisheries-trust-summer-2017-newsletter The RFFT have a few big projects on the go at the moment on the Allan and particularly on the Almond where they are undertaking a huge project to remove barriers to … Continue reading

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Another DAA construction project

The DAA work party have been busy today (before the rains came) putting the finishing touches to the new bridge they have built at Lower Mains A great effort by the lads which which will benefit anglers and members of the public If you … Continue reading

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Brief mid-summer update

Now the school holidays are upon us, the rain has arrived not quite enough to put much water in the river above the compensation flow from Castlehill (even after the weekend showers though the river at Vicars Bridge was well coloured at … Continue reading

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Security

We have had an disappointing report of an angler fishing the lower river having his bag and jacket stolen. The victim had set his bag and jacket down (well hidden) while he fished but on his return found someone had lifted the … Continue reading

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