Thursday 13 January 2011

I am now planning the fishingmad summer trip ,I am so fed up listening to our customers raving about Norway that 3 of us are planning to drive the campervan all 1000 miles to try it for ourselves, Starting here near Bodo at the worlds fastest tidal race and then moving north as time ,weather and fishing permits.

Wednesday 12 January 2011

Still frozen over but temp at 6.5 degrees today so maybe open for weekend

We now have a game camera at Newmill and over the next while we will try and capture images of the Newmill wildlife ,We set ti up for the first time last night and got our first couple of captures


Preproduction samples have arrived for our new wading, sea fishing, ice fishing boot really warm comfortable and incredible grip ,should be available from March 2011

Sunday 27 July 2008


one of our very good customers at Newmill has definitely gone one up on his buddies with this one. A giant 6'' long Loomis fish tatooed on his neck .You can imagine the comments "does he now come with a Loomis lifetime warranty" and does it give you " added control and authority under all conditions"

Monday 9 June 2008

Steven's Salmon from the Clyde

Steven Walker ,Newmill fishery manager decided sometime ago that carbon fiber had no soul and that he was going to fish with split cane rods (made in a time when fishermen had to have muscles like carbon fiber to use their rods) and finally on Monday he had the success he was looking for with this perfect 11.5 lb salmon caught on a 50 year old 14' Sharpe's of Aberdeen "Scottie" split cane salmon fly rod using a yellow ally's shrimp