Good News For Tweed Salmon

12417567_758040527631135_3633190306089875435_nThe River Tweed Commission is very pleased that the Environment Agency is following international best practice and calling a halt to mixed stock fisheries.

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Prime September Week

A prime September week for 6 rods is now available and perfect for a party of anglers wishing to fish this exclusive beat.

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Tweed Grilse Run

Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 15.45.44Whilst Summer fishing has produced some good numbers of salmon on Tweed, the Tweed Foundation’s senior Biologist, Dr Ronald Campbell has said “the river has seen fewer grilse this season.”

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Autumn Rods Available

Bemersyde beat lands a 25 pound salmon

Ghillie Ian Farr was delighted when syndicate member, Sandy Scott, landed a 25lb-fish, the second of the day on Friday the 15th of September. Both fish were safely released back into the Tweed.

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One of Three Fish today for Tony. 15th September 2017

“After plentiful rainfall, we have good water to fish this autumn,” said Ian Farr. “Unlike the two previous Septembers, we have a foot on the gauge above summer levels and we have seen fish running all week.” Continue reading

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Cardrona Fishing For Sale

TWCDSalmon and Sea Trout fishing on the River Tweed – One Rod for sale.

Cardrona Fishings sits to the west of Innerleithen in the Scottish Borders. It is a 1.85 mile right bank beat and was acquired by seven like minded Continue reading

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Tweed Spring Numbers 2017

Tweed Spring Numbers Better Than Predictions – But Catches Patchy

2017 produced a Spring rod catch of 1,843* Salmon, 600 less than last season.  The river was unseasonably low and dry until mid June and, whilst some fish were caught in the Continue reading

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Salmon Netting Events

Returning-Tagged-Fish-1Tweed Foundation has just announced dates for April and May at Paxton House.

Learn more about the netting of fish and the tagging procedure that The Tweed Foundation undertakes before releasing the Salmon and Sea-trout caught to continue their journey upstream.

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