The Ballogie Bike Ride 2011 started at Slewdrum forest, in the cold, with a few grey clouds in the sky. Our merry adventure began by picking our way through the debris of last night’s storm. The Deeside Way was blocked … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
H/T to Gary Cruden, STV For six days next month restaurants, producers, hotels and estates across Royal Deeside will take part in a mouth-watering programme of venison themed events, menus and activities. From October 25-30 many of the areas top … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
H/T to Ken Reid at FishDee “I met Dr Patrick Taylor and Dr Ade Warburton a couple of weeks ago at Potties who were dining with some talented Irish anglers, and River Board member Dave MacDonald prior to fishing for … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
H/T to Kincardineshire Observer “TALKING of vegetation, it was hilarious to see the wide-eyed expression of panic on the face of a delivery driver on Monday when he tipped up at the River Dee Office at Mill of Dinnet to … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
Ian Rigby, Secretary of Aboyne Sheep Dog Trials reported that they “… were very fortunate with the weather. Despite all the rain on Saturday, Sunday turned out glorious. We had 46 dogs all competing to a high standard, with competitors … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
Aboyne town centre project receives £87,000 (H/T to Deeside Piper) Published on Thursday 7 July 2011 09:07 A scheme to bring about improvements to the appearance of Aboyne town centre has taken a major step forward following the awarding of … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
Ballogie has had its first recorded buck of gold trophy standard. The 504gms buck was shot on 21 June 2011 by Mr Lars Pank, one of Scotsport’s guests.
Essex fisherman, Alan Lankshear, was presented with a bottle of the Dee Dram and a salmon silver stopper in celebration of his 50 years of fishing the Dee. In honour of his long history with Ballogie a new pool , … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
From information gleaned from the FishDee website, it has been confirmed that Carlogie is the best Spring Beat on the Dee for 2011 with an average of 45 fish per rod. This covers the season from February to the end … [CLICK TO READ MORE]
Congratulations are due to Che and Nikki at Potarch Hotel! Baby daughter delivered safely.