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Coarse Fishing in Scotland – ‘The Legal Position – Part 2’ - 31/08/2020

This is the second in a series of articles, by  Policy Officer, Ron Woods, outlining the legal position with regard to coarse fish and coarse fishing in Scotland, rights of access to fish for them and legislation governing the movement … Read More >>


Coarse Fishing in Scotland – ‘The Legal Position – Part 1’ - 25/08/2020

Since Angling re-opened at the beginning of July, as part of the Scottish Government’s Routemap out of the COVID-19 pandemic, literally hundreds of individuals have either returned to the sport, or indeed taken it up for the first time.   This … Read More >>


UNION CANAL BREACH -UPDATE - 13/08/2020

Since early yesterday morning we have been inundated with phone call, texts, emails and messages concerning the significant and devastating breach of the Union Canal at Muiravonside, near Linlithgow in West Lothian. The actual breach occurred approximately 500 mtrs east … Read More >>


COVID-19 Update – Latest Guidance – Phase 3 - 14/07/2020

On 9th July the First Minister Announced that we would start to move into Phase 3 of the Scottish Governments RouteMap through and out of lockdown. Competitive and recreational angling continues to be permitted in line with approved, discipline specific … Read More >>


Ken ARMSTRONG - 07/07/2020

“We were saddened to hear recently of the passing of Ken Armstrong, former SFCA Coaching and Development Officer. Ken was passionate about the future of the sport in Scotland and took on this post when it was first created, and … Read More >>