Angling During the Lockdown: Scottish Government Guidance

Following the latest restrictions imposed by the Scottish Government with effect from the 5th January 2021, the First Minister has acknowledged the importance of outdoor non-contact activities for physical and mental health during lockdown. Given this, local outdoor recreation is to be considered an appropriate reason for leaving home.  Unlike the lockdown last year, the frequency of outdoor exercise is not being limited. Outdoor non-contact activities such as walking, cycling and golf are permitted for all age groups. Angling is also permissible provided this is within a single household group, or the group contains no more than 2 people from 2…

Source: Spey Fishery Board – Angling During the Lockdown: Scottish Government Guidance