Category Archives: Sanday

Ova deliveries completed to five Orkney schools

Five Orkney schools are taking part in the “Troot in the Shed” programme this year: Stromness Primary Orphir Primary (involved this year for the first time) North Walls Primary on Hoy Sanday Junior High Stronsay Junior High Malcolm Thomson delivered … Continue reading

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Fry release on Sanday

With the Easter holidays approaching  fast, it was decided to release our fry, even though our young trout would probably have done with an extra week, protected from predators  in the tank…  After a quick chat with Mr and Mrs … Continue reading

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News from Sanday

For the third year running, the Sanday school have put their shed to good use and it is again the home for a batch of Harray Loch brown trout ova. As in the past, pupils and teachers have embraced the … Continue reading

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“Troot in the Shed 2014” on Dreamstore Academy website  

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Kirbister trout prove tough opponents!

The Stronsay anglers made their annual pilgrimage to the Kirbister Loch on Wed. 4th, Thurs. 5th and Fri. 6th June and received reinforcements from the Sanday school on the Wednesday with Ben, Dunstan, Jacob and Robbie. Few fish were caught … Continue reading

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Sanday fry release video

Just a very quick clip of the fry release on Sanday at the beginning of the week. Unfortunately, it wasn’t the most obliging weather to shoot videos…

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Release day on Sanday!

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If the islands were bathed in warm sunshine last Wednesday, the weather certainly took a turn for the worse over the week-end and this morning, the prospects of decent weather for release day were unlikely… However, after dinner, it was … Continue reading

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