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Two salmon caught on Drowes on first morning

Published: 1 Jan 2013 14:40

The River Drowes in Donegal has again offered up the first salmon of 2013 in Ireland with Timothy Dalton, Omagh and Colin Gardner from Newry both making catches on the first morning on the New Year.

Timothy Dalton, Omagh and Colin Gardner, Newry with their 10lb and 4lb salmon caught on the River Drowes on New Year's Day. PHOTO: John McVitty.

The race for the first salmon is a much cherished prize among the angling fraternity and the prize had been won for the last two years by Ian Martin from Dungannon.

See Thursday's Impartial Reporter for full details on the landing of the first salmon in 2013.

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