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Davie McPhail ties the Gotcha Bonefish Fly

Gotcha Bonefish

The Gotcha Bonefish pattern is perhaps the most popular bonefish fly ever designed and has accounted for thousands of bonefish for anglers worldwide. This simple and very effective pattern belongs in the fly box of every bonefish angler, and tying the Gotcha in a variety of sizes, weights, and colours will help anglers match local fishing conditions. We have three different variations of the Gotcha bonefish fly, each come into their own in certain fishing scenarios. All … Read More Davie McPhail ties the Gotcha Bonefish Fly

Davie McPhail ties the Fulling Mill 2017 best-selling Fly Pattern

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Here’s a sneak preview of Davie McPhail’s latest video featuring our best-selling fly of 2017, the Blue Flash Damsel. We hope you enjoy it and wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New year.  Click to view the best selling Blue Flash Damsel or  View our full fly range here. Last order details Our last posting dates for Christmas will fall in line with Royal Mail, please be sure to place your … Read More Davie McPhail ties the Fulling Mill 2017 best-selling Fly Pattern

8 Fly Fishing Gift Ideas for the Fanatic Fly Angler

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Stuck for ideas on a Christmas gift for a loved one? Do they have all the gear and no idea? (Don’t tell them we said that!) Our Fly Fishing Gift Ideas host a selection of must-have fly fishing accessories, fly tying materials and fly patterns for the discerning angler… Fly Fishing Gift Ideas Fulling Mill Hooks – Prices start from £5.95 For those who tie flies running out of hooks is not fun or convenient. We live … Read More 8 Fly Fishing Gift Ideas for the Fanatic Fly Angler

Fly Fishing Bosnia, the Aardvark Mcleod Experience.

fly fishing Bosnia

One on my bucket list was fishing for the large Grayling and Trout in Europe, I’d heard many a story about Poland, Czech Republic, Iceland and several other venues but when I was asked if I wanted a trip to Bosnia then I jumped at the chance.  For those that haven’t taken a trip abroad then it’s worthwhile booking through one of the “destination” fly companies.  Ours was organised through Aardvark Mcleod hosted by Funky … Read More Fly Fishing Bosnia, the Aardvark Mcleod Experience.

A quick guide to help you Catch more Grayling this Winter

catch more grayling this winter

Grayling are far from difficult to catch, in fact, when you get it ‘right’, they can be pretty aggressive in their feeding habits and large numbers are often recorded. But, do you feel as if you put a lot of effort into catching grayling for very little reward? Here’s a quick guide on how to catch more grayling this winter. 1. Presentation; dead drift your flies. Grayling prefer a fly to be presented as natural as … Read More A quick guide to help you Catch more Grayling this Winter

5 Top tips for Fishing Fry Patterns on Stillwaters

Fishing Fry Patterns

Autumn is our favourite time of the year, the Stillwater trout become aggressive and start to hit the fry, packing on weight in anticipation of winter and here are our 5 top tips on fishing fry patterns. About Stillwater ‘Fry’ Our Stillwaters and reservoirs are home to an abundance of food, from insects like buzzers, olives, and sedge to sticklebacks, perch and roach fry. These coarse fish provide our trout with a protein-packed food source. … Read More 5 Top tips for Fishing Fry Patterns on Stillwaters