Category Archives: River Devon miscellaneous

Italian Casting Style course June 2020

The DAA have been approached by Mike Hendrix from Stirling representing FFM UK. They are group of anglers who have a strong interest in the Italian Style of Casting and run a number of casting workshops at different venues to … Continue reading

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Alloa Fly Tying group – updated 28/01/20

ALLOA FLY TYING GROUP DAA member Scott Freeman has been running a fly tying group for a couple of months. They meet most weeks on a Tuesday between 7pm and 9pm at Coopers in Alloa (23 Kellie Place, Alloa, FK10 … Continue reading

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Fishing around the Forth

Today is the launch day for Fishing around the Forth a brand new website developed by the Forth Rivers Trust, Forth District Salmon Fishery Board, in conjunction with angling clubs and fisheries to promote and encourage angling throughout the Forth … Continue reading

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Alloa Fly Tying group

ALLOA FLY TYING GROUP DAA member Scott Freeman has been running a fly tying group for a couple of months. They meet most weeks on a Tuesday between 7pm and 9pm at Coopers in Alloa (23 Kellie Place, Alloa, FK10 … Continue reading

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River Devon – Wild Trout Trust advice

During the autumn committee member Bob Wright arranged for the Wild Trout Trust’s Gareth Pedley (Conservation Officer North) to undertake a day long survey of a number key locations along the Devon. The Wild Trout Trust are a conservation charity that … Continue reading

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Net – lost in action around Dollar

If anyone is fishing or wandering the banks in the vicinity of Dollar, can you keep a look out for a Greys Landing Net that George Smith lost on Wednesday night. If spotted drop us a line at thedaa@talktalk.net and … Continue reading

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Atlantic salmon with skin damage

Through the officers of the Forth District Salmon Fishery Board we have received the following message from Fisheries Management Scotland As you know, there are currently concerns about the health status of wild Atlantic salmon in Scotland where captured and … Continue reading

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Season 2019 – May update

Well this afternoon was lovely, gone was the sunshine and replaced with a lovely dose of drizzle likely to extend over the bank holiday weekend. We really need more of this weather after yet another prolonged dry spring. Already Castlehill … Continue reading

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Forth Rivers Trust – Spring newsletter

Our friends at the Forth Rivers Trust have published their spring newsletter setting out some of their work on the whole Forth catchment: https://mailchi.mp/c5f3586c91f6/forth-rivers-trust-2018-recap-newsletter-2385549

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Pre-season update

Its Saturday 23rd of February, with only 20 days to the start of the 2019 Season and in stark contrast to this time last year it feels like spring is just around the corner …….. no doubt by the time … Continue reading

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