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Child Abuse case in England highlights importance of using licensed coaches - 30/01/2014

Last week the angling world was shocked by the appalling news that an unlicensed angling coach had been convicted of committing 23 sex offences against 7 victims dating back to the 1990s.  In light of the incident the SFCA has … Read More >>


Concussion can be Fatal – Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool - 26/01/2014

You may or may not be aware of the tragic death of a young rugby player, Benjamin Robinson, in January 2011, as a result of a second impact syndrome and concussion. As a result Scottish Government have asked all sports … Read More >>


Review of wild fisheries management in Scotland - 24/01/2014

On 15th January the First Minister announced that the long-promised review of wild freshwater fisheries management will commence shortly. It is to be chaired by Andrew Thin, the outgoing Chairman of Scottish Natural Heritage. The Review is scheduled to report … Read More >>


INTERNATIONAL TEAM MANAGER CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS - 21/01/2014

I would like to formally request nominations to represent Scotland in this year’s International Events. In the past few years we have increased the size of the squad, introducing new anglers to great effect in the Celtic Cup and Sensas … Read More >>


DAIWA Specimen Shield – Have You Entered? - 02/01/2014

Just a quick reminder that there are now only 3 months left to get your entry in for the Daiwa Specimen Shield Competition and have a chance to win £500 worth of Daiwa tackle courtesy of the Wishaw based tackle … Read More >>