Best of Both Worlds

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The Loch is one of those rare places. Well of course some of that is obvious. It is a natural beauty spot and the water is gin clear. It is also quiet and relaxed with a great selection of wildlife but that is not what I mean. I am thinking of its size. At 22 […]

Fair Weather Fishermen ?

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I don’t understand them…………………………. Well I suppose we are all different but I still don’t understand! I firmly believe that apart from a few odd days we don’t have bad weather in this country Just inappropriate clothing. I mean it is not like the Rockies where it might be minus thirty and a blizzard or […]

Taster Session

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Taster Session. I have just recently introduced this to my services. It is a three hour session on Coldingham Loch where I provide everything including boat hire and a one fish plus catch and release ticket. It only costs £60 and is ideal for Birthday, Anniversary or Christmas presents or just for the curious. http://scottishbordersflyfishing.com/tuition   […]

Coldingham Blog 8

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I would take 89 now. I wouldn’t say that when I was 88 though………………………. 🙂 However to be still fishing and catching at 89 is something we all hope for. Bob Dalgleish was my regular boat partner up until he was 84 when 5 years ago he moved away. With his wife Nan being the […]

Coldingham Loch Fly Fishing 1

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The day started of in a slightly different manner to normal. As it was pouring with rain and perishingly cold with it, Gareth the owner asked us to stay in our vehicles and form a convoy at the top of the hill leading down to the Lodge. After we were all assembled we slowly drove […]