‘The tug is the drug’ – best salmon takes from 2020

A lovely piece of footage below from Andrew McGall's YouTube channel featuring some of his best 'takes' while salmon fishing in 2020. Andrew fishes...
The Glen River in Doengal

A little bit of salmon news from Donegal’s Glen River

Lorcan Little caught his first salmon ever on the upper reaches of the Glen River, Carrick, Co. Donegal on July 25th. Lorcan fished all the...

Donegal school takes first place in national ‘Something Fishy’ Competition 2017

Donegal school takes top slot in national ‘Something Fishy’ Competition 2017 It was some achievement to win out over 113 schools and 9 Education Centres nationwide, so huge...
Mark McDonald

Eske Fishery report a good number of sea trout catches

Lindsey Clarke reports from the ESKE FISHERY - Monday 12th  to Sunday 18th Sept 2016. The lough was variable again this week with a few...

Melvin was quiet but 10lb salmon caught

Lindsey Clarke reports  from LOUGH MELVIN – Monday 22nd to Sunday 28th February 2016. Lough Melvin was fairly quiet over the week though a...

Very good salmon fishing reported from the River Drowes

Lindsey Clarke  Angling & Development Fishery Officer with Inland Fisheries Ireland office in Ballyshannon reports on salmon fishing on the River Drowes RIVER DROWES –...

Great fishing conditions at Gweebarra with fresh fish running in good numbers

John McLaughlin reports: At the time of writing, we are experiencing some of the heaviest rainfall of the season so far. There has been a rise...
Jason Mc Conkey about to release a beauty on the Ivy Bridge Beat, River Finn

Red letter for Jason Mc Conkey on the River Finn with two fine fish...

John Mc Laughlin from the Lough Swilly Angling Centre reports: The first fish of the season on the Cloghan Lodge Salmon Fishery on the River...
Patrick Schoales with a lovely 10 pounder on the fly from the Gweebarra

The Schoales brothers conquer Gweebarra

John Mc Laughlin from the Lough Swilly Angling Centre reports: The Gweebarra system opened on the 1st of April and Local Angler, Michael Devine had...

The start of the new Salmon Angling Season on the River Finn on March...

The Loughs Agency will help local and visiting anglers celebrate the 2015 salmon fishing season in the Foyle catchment on the first day of...