Real Farm Holidays

 
 

Salmon Schools 2014

November 28, 2014

SalmonSchools 2014 – Kirkwood Our 9th year of the SalmonSchools and a poor year for salmon throughout Scotland, the UK, Ireland, Norway – indeed just about everywhere lacked salmon in 2014. Added to that, before the first week of October, we experienced a severe drought on the river Annan but our first school was in […]




2014 Salmon Schools

August 28, 2014

This year’s schools are coming round fast so make sure you book your place now!  The Advanced School and the Ladies only in particular are only 6 weeks away. It was on the Ladies school last year that Heidi caught her first salmon and what an amazing first at that – 19lbs!  Meave also caught […]




See you at the Game Fair

July 16, 2014

If you are going to the CLA Game Fair next week – Friday 18th to Sunday 20th July – you are invited to drop in at our stand  – K481 – and enjoy a cup of our home made elderflower cordial. It’s so refreshing on a hot day. Our stand will be under the names […]




Back from the Country Living Fair

March 31, 2014

What a busy time it was at the Country Living Fair in London last week. We met so many people although we think they secretly came to see Sam and Fiona the Lambs who definitely were the stars of the show!  Bookings coming in already from meeting future guests at the fair and we hope […]




Salmon Schools Complete for 2013

January 7, 2014

We had 3 Salmon Schools last year, our Advanced, then the Ladies in October, and our two Skills Schools in November. The primary aim is to improve casting and knowledge of catching a salmon and putting them into practice.  However there were some fantastic catches on the Ladies and the Skills Schools which of course […]