Fly Tying Blog

Tuesday, 23 February 2016  |  Admin

Join us at Fly Only on Saturday 19th March for our first “Brands In Focus” open day of the year.

1 CommentSaturday, 9 January 2016  |  Admin
Monday, 2 November 2015  |  Admin

Details of our Fly tying open day on the 7th November

Friday, 25 September 2015  |  Admin
Tuesday, 26 May 2015  |  Admin
Fly Tying Tips

Author and pro-flytyer Robert Smith shares some of his secrets to easy fly tying sessions.

4 CommentsWednesday, 6 May 2015  |  Admin
Seven North Country Spiders For A SeasonIt could be said that in 1916 with the publication of Edmonds and Lee’s Brook and River Trouting, the North Country school of fly-fishing was pretty much at its zenith. The Dales-rivers were yet to be blighted by the onset of modern farming practices and the insidious use of pesticides and fertilisers. The motor car, although still in its infancy, afforded wealthy anglers the opportunity of good access to many rivers without the crowds and traffic problems of today. Even the scourge of moorland gripping which would later have such devastating effects on our Dales rivers was yet to feature on the drawing boards of the men from the ministry.