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Monday, 15 July 2019

River Tweed River Report Week Ending 13th July 2019 - Tay Salmon Fly


River Tweed River Report Week Ending 13th July

Sorry for the late report this week just getting over Englands World Cup win a Lords no nails left but what a game.
Not a huge amount to report this week with the water levels getting low and the weed and algae is starting to build again. We could really do with a good flood to give the river a much needed clean out. The weed seems to have caused quite a debate in some quarters this week with a few venting their opinions on how and when it should be cut.
The beats with no weed are the lucky ones, while other beats lose the ability to fish as is the density of the weed. Summer lets on the river are generally priced to reflect the reduced ghillie service as the boatmen get to take some holidays or get on with important beat maintenance (Grass /Weed Cutting etc).
This period is normally around a 6 weeks, and the experienced ghillies on the river recommended that the period for weedcutting is the last 2 weeks in July. However this window of opportunity is largely dependent on it being feasible to get into the river and cut these weeks. Water levels, weather forecasts and family holidays can all clash with this 2 week period, some beats need over 3 weeks to cut and that is with perfect conditions.

Unfortunately the beats in the immediate downstream vicinity are going to have cut weed floating through their pools. However this important job needs to be done and whilst there are those who would restrict the weed cuts to Sunday’s there simply aren’t enough Sunday’s in July to get the job done.

Weed cutting has been going on for years and will continue for years to come. Maybe beats who are concerned about weed interfering with their tenants fishing should consider not be letting the last 2 weeks of July, or should at least ensure that the paying rods have the opportunity to be informed of this potential inconvenience before they book their fishing. Weed cutting, strimming and bank maintenance is not going please everyone but on many beats this work is essential to the long term upkeep of the river.

Above Kelso 13 fish were reported, with the Mertoun Beats 5 having the best of the fishing.
Between Kelso and Coldstream 22 fish were reported with the fish scattered about a few beats. Mr Stewart Binns kept his recent catch stats up with another fine fish from Lower Birgham.

Below Coldstream 27 fish were reported, with Tillmouth landed 13 for the week and Tweedhill had 5. Mr Ron Martin fishing at Waltham and Dritness landed a lovely 10lber.

On the River Till, the catches slowed up this week with lower water levels but fish continue to be caught with 12 Sea Trout were reported, 10 Sea Trout at Redscar and Upper Tindal and 2 Sea Trout on Flodden
72 Salmon and 42 Sea Trout, with the best fish for the week was 12lb Salmon caught on the Tillmouth and Tweedhill beats.

Bemersyde Head Ghillie Mr Ian Farr reports “July is here and so is summer, 23 fish for the season so far certainly better than last year. All but 2 of the fish have been fresh with the biggest 17lbs out of Woodside. All we need now is lots of rain to see if the summer fish are about. With the nets being of it might help the catches. With the low water we would expect the lower beats to be getting fish at the moment but not much about looking at the catches. Thunder storms expected so we might get a flash flood soon. There are a lot more Sea Trout about this year, we are seeing a few in the evenings. Reports are they are further down the river but they will get to us. Let's hope so they are good sport on the small rod”

On Upper North Wark, building works are continuing, fished 1 evening this week and Mr Stuart Norris landed a nice 5lb Sea Trout.

Berwick and District Angling Association Secretary Dave Cowan reports “Slow start to the week but the local rain over Thursday gave a temporary rise to just under a foot resulting in three fish for Friday up to 9 lb.

We are blessed in this area to have some superb local fishing tackle shops that are well worth a visit the superb well stocked Borders Gunroom in St Boswells and Fin and Game in Kelso I would recommend for a rummage round which and find out from the local staff what’s currently doing the damage on the river and lochs.

After any fishing trip on the Tweed it’s always worth a trip to Kelso to enjoy a superb meal with great atmosphere in the fabulous Contented Vine restaurant. I would highly recommend it as a must visit during your trip. Call 01573 224777 to reserve your table.

The stunning Saddler Cottage, located within the grounds of Tillmouth Park in now under new ownership. Suitable for fishers and families this lovely cottage is very handily placed for fishing the Lower and Bottom Tweed beats. If you would like more information please check out the link https://www.crabtreeandcrabtree.com/properties/saddler-cottage/

The week ended with the level at Sprouston 2” and the water temperature is 60.


Looking at the availability for this coming week I would recommend the River Till give it a try into the evening and you should have a chance of some action this week.


The forecast this coming week, it will be cloudier tomorrow with occasional showers developing. One or two of these could be heavy. There should be some brighter spells too though. Although Wednesday may start off dry, thickening cloud from the west will soon bring more general outbreaks of rain or showers later in the day. An unsettled night will follow, with rain and a few rumbles of thunder possible. Occasional sunny spells are likely on Thursday, but also some heavy showers and thunderstorms. Friday may become cloudier but with further showers.

As always I would like to thank all those who provide me with the information to make this report, it is very much appreciated. If you have any information or photo’s you would like included please get in touch with Martin on 07825334427 or info@taysalmonfly.co.uk


Look at what to bring for the week aheads fishing, Floating lines with assorted poly leaders should suffice on most places with Gledswood Shrimp, Sunray Shadow, Ghillie and Cascader are all capable to tempting fish on half inch or dressed flies in size 10 and 12. On the spinning front the Blue Rapala, 18-20gm tobies should bring results.

As always come prepared and always listen to the advice of your boatman or ghillie. If you’re needing to top up your fly box ahead of your trip please check out www.taysalmonfly.co.uk


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Season So Far catches
Total catch last week:  72 Salmon 42 Sea Trout
Total caught so far this season: 1880 Salmon and 770 Sea Trout


As reported on Fishtweed:-
(Biggest Salmon 20lb Sprouston & BDAA Whiteadder)
(Biggest Sea Trout 13lb Sprouston)


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Saturday, 13 July 2019

Gold Bodied Willie Gunn Salmon Flies - Tay Salmon Fly

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Friday, 12 July 2019

Gaula Green Templedog Salmon Fly - Tay Salmon Fly

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Thursday, 11 July 2019

Ice Maiden Salmon Fly - Tay Salmon Fly

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Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Fly Tying Using Loop Materials By Tay Salmon Fly

Here we have my next fly using the Loop Fly Tying materials from the @flyfishingcentre
If you would like to see a pattern of your choice please leave a comment and I'll see what i can do.
Willie Gunn Flamethrower
Hook: Loop Black Nickle Size 6
Rear Hackle: Yellow Cock
Tail: Black/Orange/Yellow Bucktail Mixed with Loop Kola Gold Flash
Body: Loop Kola Gold Dubbing
Front Hackle: Black Cock over Orange Cock
Cheeks: Jungle Cock
Head: Pearl
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Tuesday, 9 July 2019

Loop Fly Tying By Tay Salmon Fly

Here we have my next fly using the Loop Fly Tying materials from the @flyfishingcentre
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Red Ally's Shrimp Variant
Hook: Loop Black Nickle Size 6
Tag: Gold Oval Tinsel
Tail: Red Bucktail with Loop Thunder and Lightning Flash
Eyes: Red Shrimp Eyes
Rib: Gold Oval Tinsel
Body: Loop Kola Gold Dubbing
Throat: Grey Squirrel Tail
Wing: Grey Squirrel Tail with GP Tippets over
Front Hackle: Red Grizzly Hen
Head: Red
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Monday, 8 July 2019

Red Templedog Salmon Flies - Tay Salmon Fly

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Sunday, 7 July 2019

Red Butt Templedog Salmon Flies - Tay Salmon Fly

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River Tweed River Report Week Ending 6th July 2019 - Tay Salmon Fly

River Tweed River Report Week Ending 6th July 


It’s starting to feel more like summer now with warm days and the river level dropping to near summer level as everything starts to dry up with the heat and the farmers pumping out millions of gallons onto the tattie fields! We are now into the time of the season for weed cutting and lots of strimming, so don’t be surprised to see weed and grass floating past you in the next couple of weeks. It would appear by the catches that a few more fish entered the river last week with an increased catch below Coldstream with reports of nice fresh fish been caught. Sea Trout numbers tailed off a bit this week with the hot weather and low clear water not ideal for catching them. Bit of rain on the forecast this week hopefully get another wee lift to keep things fresh and the river algae free!
On Friday the first reported Pink Salmon was caught on Horncliffe.    For further information on Pink Salmon identification and how to report a capture, please look at the following link :-https://www.rivertweed.org.uk/news/?p=6515
Above Kelso 27 fish were reported, with the Boleside 6 having the best of the fishing. Mr Scott Connelly returning to Boleside picked up where he left off landed 2 nice fish. On a recent trip to Mertoun Mr Nick Craigs and guests landed 4 salmon and 2 sea trout. Mr David Hamnett fishing at Makerstoun landed 2 and lost a couple of others. Mr Paul Lynch had a good day on Gledswood landing 3 salmon.

Between Kelso and Coldstream 19 fish were reported with Birgham Dub 8 and Lower Birgham 6 having the best of the fishing.  Fishing at the Lees Mr Ian Gregson landed a sea liced 7lber from the Slap and Mr Graeme Whitty landed a 9lber from the Cauldstream. Fishing at Lower Birgham Mr Lional Strub landed his first ever salmon then followed that success up with his 2nd salmon. Well done Sir. Mr Stewart Binns also had success.

Below Coldstream 28 fish were reported, which is much better than recent weeks, hopefully more fresh fish entering the system. Tillmouth landed 15 for the week and Milne Graden had 7.

On the River Till, fish continue to be caught with 2 Salmon and 23 Sea Trout were reported, 2 Salmon and 19 Sea Trout at Redscar and Upper Tindal, 3 Sea Trout on Flodden and 1 Sea Trout on Tiptoe.
90 Salmon and 78 Sea Trout, with the best fish for the week was 18lb Salmon caught on the Birgham Dub beat.

Middle Pavilion Head Ghillie Steven Charlton reports “Well the spring has come to an end, a reasonable spring with 16 fish landed, Mr Thomas leading the way so far this year with three fish landed! Hoping for a decent summer and a back end would be nice too, a good start to the summer yesterday with one landed for Mr Nick Bateman so July is off to a good start! We still have rods available throughout July and August so please don’t hesitate to get in touch! Tight lines everyone”


Lower Birgham Head Boatman Mr Tom Davis reports “The week started with the water pretty low. Conditions were tough and struggled to see fish let alone catch any. Then on Thursday our fortunes changed and we landed 2 fresh salmon and a 5lb fresh sea trout. Friday went very quiet and then on Saturday we landed 2 fish, one either side of lunchtime. And then 2 later on from the cauld and lost one. Well done Lionel Strub catching his first 2 ever salmon. We ended the week on 6 salmon and a sea trout. Hopefully this bit of rain that is due this week could freshen things up a bit and a small lift in the river would be great.


On Upper North Wark, the wind made evening fishing a pain this week, not much cope trying to cast the single hander through that wind. Building works are continuing. Mr Stuart Norris landed a nice 5lb Sea Trout on Saturday.

Berwick and District Angling Association Secretary Dave Cowan reports “Nothing to report from the Whiteadder. Water levels remain low and no fish reported caught this week”

Hawick Angling Club reports “The weather has been kinder over the past week resulting in some good catches. Acreknowe has fished well with the bulk of fish taken on dry flies, and buzzer also accounting for a good number of fish. Smaller flies have been the most successful. Power bait is still taking the majority of fish at Williestruther but more anglers are fishing Nymphs, Buzzers and Dries and taking some nice fish. Barnes Loch is fishing well and Dries continues to be the most successful method. There has been some very good rises in the evening. On the rivers the level fell away very quickly and was soon back to summer level. A Duckling was seen to be entangled in some discarded nylon at Acreknowe. Can all anglers please take care to cut up all nylon into small pieces and dispose of properly. Tickets can be purchased from the usual outlets. Tight Lines”


We are blessed in this area to have some superb local fishing tackle shops that are well worth a visit the superb well stocked Borders Gunroom in St Boswells and Fin and Game in Kelso I would recommend for a rummage round which and find out from the local staff what’s currently doing the damage on the river and lochs.

After any fishing trip on the Tweed it’s always worth a trip to Kelso to enjoy a superb meal with great atmosphere in the fabulous Contented Vine restaurant. I would highly recommend it as a must visit during your trip. Call 01573 224777 to reserve your table.

The stunning Saddler Cottage, located within the grounds of Tillmouth Park in now under new ownership. Suitable for fishers and families this lovely cottage is very handily placed for fishing the Lower and Bottom Tweed beats. If you would like more information please check out the link https://www.crabtreeandcrabtree.com/properties/saddler-cottage/

The week ended with the level at Sprouston 1” and the water temperature is 58.


Looking at the availability for this coming week I would recommend the Rutherford, Tillmouth and Ladykirk beats should have a chance of some action this week.


The forecast this coming week, Monday will be a largely dry day. There will be some sunny spells in the morning, but it will become cloudier in the afternoon. There will be the chance of light rain in the evening and overnight. On Tuesday, persistent rain is looking likely to move in from the west, some spells of which could be heavy. Perhaps some lingering rain for a time on Wednesday, followed by some patchier rain and drier spells. As for Thursday, scattered showers are expected, some of which could be on the heavy and thundery side.

As always I would like to thank all those who provide me with the information to make this report, it is very much appreciated. If you have any information or photo’s you would like included please get in touch with Martin on 07825334427 or info@taysalmonfly.co.uk


Look at what to bring for the week aheads fishing, Floating lines with assorted poly leaders should suffice on most places with Gledswood Shrimp, Sunray Shadow, Ghillie and Cascader are all capable to tempting fish on half inch or dressed flies in size 10 and 12. On the spinning front the Blue Rapala, 18-20gm tobies should bring results.

As always come prepared and always listen to the advice of your boatman or ghillie. If you’re needing to top up your fly box ahead of your trip please check out www.taysalmonfly.co.uk


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Season So Far catches
Total catch last week:  90 Salmon 78 Sea Trout
Total caught so far this season: 1808 Salmon and 728 Sea Trout


As reported on Fishtweed:-
(Biggest Salmon 20lb Sprouston & BDAA Whiteadder)
(Biggest Sea Trout 13lb Sprouston)




















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