Monthly Archives: August 2015

25 08, 2015

Galloway Country Fair, August 22nd and 23rd 2015.

By |August 25th, 2015|Fly fishing|

It is always a great pleasure to spend a weekend at the Galloway Country Fair every year and meet and work with some very nice people. As luck would have it, the rain stayed away during the daylight hours giving good weather and did the monsoon thing during the […]

24 08, 2015

River Eden, 21st August 2015.

By |August 24th, 2015|River Eden|

It was great last week to watch an adult showing the young one how to fish, something we often do with Borderlines!


18 08, 2015

Lowther Show August 15th/16th 2015.

By |August 18th, 2015|Fly fishing|

Thankfully the good weather eventually arrived after a very wet Friday and held fair for the weekend at Lowther. Although there is always something to improve at these events, the feedback was positive, most thought that this year was the best show that they can remember. The fishing village […]

14 08, 2015

River Eden, August 14th 2015.

By |August 14th, 2015|Cumbria, Fly fishing, River Eden|

Low water with a slight peat colour persisted the first week of August. There are still salmon and grilse entering the Eden which is very encouraging, it has been a good season so far. With the water temperature only in the mid-50’s F the salmon are running straight through […]

13 08, 2015

Lowther Show this weekend.

By |August 13th, 2015|Fly fishing|

Apart from Friday, the weather looks set fine for the weekend, this should make the show at Lowther a very enjoyable event. I and others always look forward to our “local” event and showcase for what we have in Cumbria and south-west Scotland where we can meet up with […]