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Roxtons’ Varzuga rods are flooded off

‘Lower Varzuga is pretty horrible actually.’ These are not the words you expect to hear to describe the most prolific Atlantic salmon river in the world but they were used today to describe the Week One flood on the famous South Kola river reckoned to be the worst since 1995. But Roxtons have made an honourable pledge to their ten disappointed rods that confirm the benefits of booking with a top-drawer agent... ... Full story

Secrets of the international fishing agent

Charlie White, director of fishing at Roxtons Fieldsports, talks to Fish and Fly about the 2012 prospects for Iceland, while giving a fascinating insight into the wider role and responsibilities of one of the UK's top destination sporting agencies. But first, with the Russian season already under way on the Varzuga and the other Kola rivers and Norway set to open on June 1st, we asked him about another great destination salmon country, Iceland: ... Full story

Kola 2012 gets under way with a perfect Varzuga salmon

A BRIGHT TEN-POUNDER was the first salmon to be caught this week by the Roxtons advance party as they prepared the lower and middle Varzuga camps in readiness for their first rods who fly out there tomorrow. ... Full story

End-game for salmon netting at Mudeford

AS PREVIOUSLY reported on Fish and Fly, the latest step in the North Atlantic Salmon Fund (NASF)’s conservation campaign to buy out salmon nets wherever ... Full story

Fishery boards fight new salmon nets threat

A NEW RIGHT of pre-emption on the sale of salmon netting rights – in favour of the relevant local District Salmon Fishery Board – is being ... Full story

Deveron Fishing Festival 2012

Steve Peterson of Hardy & Greys reports from a game-fishing spring date on Deveronside ... Full story

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