Tuition from qualified instructors is available at Coldingham Loch. Please see the information below for details or contact us directly for further information

Robbie Bell, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

Fun and Friendly Tuition from a Professionally Qualified and Insured Instructor.

Robbie Bell is our local Instructor and has fished Coldingham Loch many many times in the last 30 years or more..

One of Robbie’s specialties is a “Fly Fishing Experience Day” here at Coldingham Loch.

This is a full day which includes local transport, permit, boat and engine hire as well as all safety equipment and tackle and a nice lunch.

No previous experience is needed.

Full Day Session (8 hours): £160 for one adult, £230 for two adults and £40 for under 17 with a full paying adult.

Four hour  Taster Session: £100 for one person, £135 for 2 adults, and £120 for one adult plus a child under 17.

Four hour Skills Session for experienced anglers who wish to hone a particular skill or for holiday guests who would like to get to know the loch more fully with Robbie acting as a ‘guide’ will find this session very useful.  £100 for one adults, £135 for  two adults and £120 for one adult plus children under 17.

Robbie can cater for intermediate and expert anglers as well as complete novices having represented England at Fly-Fishing as both a Competitor and a Manager and having won Gold Medals at home and abroad he is a proven fish catcher.

Please follow the link below for further details visit Robbie’s website:



 Bob Smith Fly Fishing Coach & Guide

Bob is  one of very few coaches throughout the North East and the Borders who has been invited to become a member of the prestigious Hardy and Greys Game Fishing Academy of Fly Fishing Instructors.

Bob  is a qualified Game Angling Instructors Association Coach ( G.A.I.C. ), and also holds a Level 2 qualification in Coaching Angling.

Being a passionate fly fisherman and with over thirty years teaching experience, Bob has the communication skills and knowledge to make learning to fly fish fun. He coaches all ages and abilities on still waters and rivers.

Having worked for Hardy and Greys fishing tackle manufacturers in Alnwick for seven years, Bob has an extensive knowledge of fly fishing tackle. He uses this tackle exclusively for all his tuition.

Bob is an author, writes weekly in two newspapers and scribes on the Internet too. More details about Bob, the services he offers,  and how to contact him please check out his website