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River Tweed Commission

River Tweed Commission

The River Tweed Commission is the body which, by law, protects and manages the Salmon and other freshwater fish in the river Tweed.  Our mission is to protect Salmon migration and stocks, balance differing interests, and ensure a flourishing future for all migratory and non-migratory fish in the river.


Current News


The Gamekeepers Welfare Trust visit the Tweed Valley

2nd May 22

The Gamekeepers' Welfare Trust exists to support gamekeepers, stalkers and ghillies, and their dependents past and present.

Sponsor a smolt

2nd May 22

The Salmon Smolt is the final product of the river. Losses at this stage of the life cycle cannot be replaced. With numbers of returning adult Salmon continuing to decline, we need to make sure as many Smolts make it to the sea as possible.

Tweed Auction

2nd May 2022

Our thanks to his grace the Duke of Sutherland for offering us three days on Mertoun Middle, the 6th, 7th and 8th June, for three rods.  This time-limited offer will expire on the 16th May.. Further information and offers to Jamie Stewart on jstewart@rtc.org.uk.


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