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LAST WEEK'S WINNER

Congratulations to last week's competition winner, Richard Walford from Chelmsford who won two nights B&B for two plus dinner on one of the nights at Western House Hotel in Ayrshire - a delightful 4-star hotel situated in the heart of Burns country and on the edge of Ayr Racecourse.

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THE BEST FISHING HOTELS

FOX & HOUNDS COUNTRY HOTEL, DEVON

Fox and Hounds Country Hotel - photo

Beautiful location 2 minutes from the historic Tarka Train line between Exmoor & Dartmoor. With 5 miles of the River Taw for guests to explore, there are varied fly fishing opportunities for small stream wild trout, sea trout and the occasional salmon. The river is divided into six daily rotated beats, so you explore a new beat every day.

Fox and Hounds Country Hotel - photo

2 night Fishing Break with B&B, 2-course dinners, souvenir fishing guide with beat maps and tips, selection of flies tied locally and packed lunch on 1 day from £250 per person.

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LAKE VYRNWY HOTEL, POWYS

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel - photo

Fishing at Lake Vyrnwy is part of the wider sporting estate operated by the Lake Vyrnwy Hotel. Fly fishing is from a boat only, on an 11,000-acre lake with only 10 fishing boats available, provides an exclusive and tranquil opportunity to fish in what is regarded as one of the finest still water fisheries in North Wales, if not the UK. Fly fishing Lake Vyrnwy is a fantastic day out for beginners and experts alike - if needed, ghillies can be arranged to help you make the most of your Lake Vyrnwy fly fishing experience.

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A full day's day fishing including morning tea & coffee, morning Bacon Sandwich and picnic lunch is £56 for one person; £79 for two people.

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RAEMOIR HOUSE, HIGHLANDS

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Raemoir is ideally located for fishing on the River Dee, River Don and Trout Lochs located near Aberdeen. After a successful day's fishing if you can bring back your catch, Head Chef Ethan Forsyth will prepare it for your evening meal as well as offering a number of other fantastic dishes prepared from locally sourced and foraged produce. Raemoir also works in tandem with Alba Game Fishing to be able to offer you a great fishing experience.

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Exclusive Use Fishing Break: Exclusive use for fishing groups from Sunday - Thursday: from £110 per room per night, based on a minimum of 8 bedrooms on a single occupancy per night basis.

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ASHFORD CASTLE, CO MAYO

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Situated on the banks of Lough Corrib and the River Cong is one of the most famous fisheries in all of Ireland. Covering 44,000 acres, Lough Corrib is the largest of the three lakes in the area and well known for its brown trout, salmon and pike fishing. Ghillie (guide) Frank Costello is internationally recognised as one of the most knowledgeable experts on fishing Lough Corrib, having lived beside the lake his entire life. Frank will tailor your experience to suit your ability and preferences.

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Fishing with Ashford's Ghillie: Boat & Tackle (for up to 3 people) for €220 for a half day.

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THE BLUE LION, YORKSHIRE

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The River Ure, just a short distance from the Blue Lion, is one of the UK's premier salmon fishing spots - at a fraction of the cost of many Scottish rivers. There are some lovely deep holding pools, tempting runs and glides. The Blue Lion Inn is but a short distance away, making it the perfect location for all standards of fishermen. Expert tuition and/or a Ghillie for the day can also be arranged, but needs to be booked in advance.

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Dinner B&B plus a day's fishing on the hotel's private beat with one fishing rod from £92.50 per person.

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EDNAM HOUSE HOTEL, ROXBURGHSHIRE

Ednam House Hotel - photo

Ednam House is located right on the River Tweed overlooking the Junction Pool, one of the most famous fishing spots in the UK. A popular hotel with fishermen since 1928 the hotel offers everything you could need during your stay including daily guides and equipment storage.In close proximity guests can also enjoy trout and grayling fishing, making Ednam House the ideal base for a fishing break. The hotel can put you in touch with an experienced ghillie with all the advice and equipment you could hope for.

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Dinner B&B from only £139 per room per night.

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CARRIG COUNTRY HOUSE, CO KERRY

Carrig Country House - photo

Caragh Lake and River are an angler's delight with wonderful salmon and trout fishing. Local fishing/angling guides and ghillies will thrill you, showing you the best fishing pools, supplying information on boat hire, fishing permits, and an insight into the history and folklore of the area. This is a truly memorable experience in such a unique location.

Carrig Country House - photo

2 nights B&B with sumptuous 4-course dinners on both evenings from only €205 per person sharing.

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ALEXANDRA HOTEL, DORSET

Alexandra Hotel - photo

Elegant 18th century seaside retreat with gardens and stunning sea vistas in the quaint Georgian town of Lyme Regis on the enchanting Jurassic Coast. Deep sea fishing trips arranged a short walk from the hotel at £25 or mackerel fishing from £9. After your hunter gathering experience, the chef will be happy to cook your catch...you can't get fresher than that!

Alexandra Hotel - photo

Dinner B&B from £180 per couple.

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THIS WEEK'S COMPETITION

ILSINGTON COUNTRY HOTEL, DEVON

Ilsington Country Hotel - photo

Tranquil country retreat set in acres of rolling hills. Unspoilt Dartmoor vistas, 2 AA rosette restaurant, heated indoor pool & spa.

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