Author Archives: Angling Scotland


Covid 19 Fishing Guidance Scotland

Covid-19 guidance for Anglers, Clubs and Fisheries in Scotland as for January 6th 2021. Currently awaiting approval.

Proposal for Return to Angling

Since the start of the COVID-19 lifestyle changes and social distancing directions from the Scottish and UK governments, the Board of Angling Scotland Ltd has been discussing when best to present the case to the Scottish Government to support a return of angling in some form. We engaged with Marine Scotland in the very early […]

Coaching Activity Suspended

COVID-19 UPDATE The safety of our members, coaches and the Scottish public is our primary concern in these difficult times. Due to the current Government restrictions on non essential travel and guidance on social distancing, all Coaching activity by ADBoS Licensed Coaches is suspended until at least 30th April 2020.   The situation will be […]

Angling Scotland – Future Structure

On the 4th of January the board of Angling Scotland Ltd (ASL) hosted a meeting at the King Robert Hotel in Stirling to look at options for the future governance structure for angling in Scotland.  The Board was joined by invited representatives from the Scottish Federation of Course Anglers (SFCA), the Scottish Anglers National Association […]

Standards for Child Wellbeing & Protection in Sport – Club Pilot Deadline Extended!

As you may be aware, Children1st are currently piloting the Standards for Child Wellbeing & Protection in Sport with sports clubs. To given clubs a little more time to get involved, the closing date for the pilot has now been extended to 19 August 2019, so there’s still plenty! All the information you need to know to take part is here.  Please […]

Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport

Are you involved in a sports club?If so, can you help us make sport a safer place for children and young people? ‘Safeguarding in Sport’ are looking for sports clubs volunteers to help them to pilot the Standards for Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport and would very much appreciate your help! Safeguarding in Sport are […]

Sea Angling Diary Project

The Sea Angling Diary Project has been running since 2016. It aims to estimate the impacts and value of recreational sea angling in the UK. Currently, Scottish anglers are underrepresented in the study and, Substance, the company running the survey, are trying to recruit more to take part. If you Sea fish in Scotland we […]

Vacancy – Administrator

Angling Scotland Limited Role:                            Administrator Commitment:               Part Time – 21 hrs Salary:                         £10,920 (£19,500 per annum pro rata) Location:                      Angling Scotland Ltd, The Boat House, Loch Leven, Pier Rd, Kinross KY13 8UF Line Management        Chief Operations Officer/Board of Directors This is an exciting time to join the newly formed Angling Scotland Limited and […]

Angling Scotland appoints Marketing, Branding & Communications Director

The Angling Scotland Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Macgregor as Executive Director of Marketing, Branding and Communications. Andrew brings a wealth of knowledge and experience of Digital Marketing & Transformation, joining Angling Scotland from Spain’s leading carp fishing & lifestyle magazine ”CARPdiem”, where over 12 years as Founder and Editor-in-Chief he […]