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How to fish spiders for trout and grayling North Country spiders, or soft hackles, are some of the most effective wet fly patterns...

Still water trout flies - how and when to fish them How and when to fish some of the most popular flies for still water trout fishing in UK...

Fly fishing diary: December 2017 A tough end to a great year of fly fishing. George and Matt both lose big salmon at...

Fly fishing gear reviews

Vision Kura waders review I've been using Vision Kura stocking foot waders on fishing trips to rivers and lakes...

Loop Rautas jacket review The Loop Rautas jacket is a minimalist lightweight jacket for the fly fisher which...

Patagonia Mass Sling review The Patagonia Mass Sling pack is spacious, comfortable and hard wearing and works...

Fly fishing destinations

How to fish the St. David's beat on the River Dee The St. David's beat on the Welsh Dee is owned by Corwen and District Angling Club and...

How to fish Westlow Mere Westlow Mere is a picturesque trout fishery set in rural Cheshire and is run by...

How to fish Llyn Brenig from the bank Llyn Brenig in North Wales is one of the UK's best known trout fisheries and can be...

Fly tying

7 of the best fly patterns to fish under the bung Fly fishing with a bung might or strike indicator not be for everyone, but it...

11 Spanish perdigon nymphs for grayling Spanish perdigon nymphs are slim and heavily weighted so they get down to depth in fast...

7 Diawl Bach fly patterns for stillwater trout The Diawl Bach is a classic Welsh fly pattern which resembles a wide range of nymphs...