Monthly Archives: January 2012

Fish the Gaula this June with Andy Murray

For rods used to the UK’s 10.5-month-long salmon-fishing year the Gaula season is not the longest. But those three months of world-class fly-fishing from June 1 to August 31 bring the chance for British game-anglers of some notable highlights. One … Continue reading


Women do it better. Allegedly.

If you fish the waters of the River Nith, and drink in the Buccleuch and Queensberry Hotel in Thornhill, and are male, you will have seen this. It’s not as though you will have missed it, for Miss Georgina Ballantine … Continue reading

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Brave New Year

It’s wild out there. Winds touched 70mph again overnight and this is Cambridgeshire. But there’s an even wilder world out there, just travel north a bit and that doesn’t just mean Scotland. A bit further than that, south and very … Continue reading