Gramps goes ‘treading’ whilst fishing for trout and eels

Written by  on March 16, 2014

A few weeks ago at a very enjoyable shoot dinner I fell into conversation with Tweed ghillie Andy Murray. We were surprised to find that our paths had[...]

Salmon poaching; how Gramps escaped transportation to Australia

Written by  on October 18, 2013

Not long after the war, when food rationing was still in place, one of my occasional (some may say many!) transgressions took place. I was about 10 years[...]