Category Archives: Fly Boxes

The New Fulling Mill Tube Fly Box Reviewed

tube fly box

Fulling Mill has once again come up trumps by launching the New Tube Fly Box. Its compact in size 20.6 x 14.7 x 2.7cm and has 4-16 adjustable compartments. The front locking clips are secure and sturdy ensuring the lid won’t pop open unexpectedly.  Molded indentations on the underside of the lid secure the compartments in place. Tube flies have until now been an absolute nightmare to store, they come in a variety of sizes … Read More The New Fulling Mill Tube Fly Box Reviewed

Lake fly boxes – What to have and how to keep them organised

lake fly boxes

I really enjoy organising my lake fly boxes, sorting through the rubbish and filing flies away carefully in ordered groups, making for easy identification and allowing quick changes when required. While grouping my flies I point out the difference between the various categories, breaking them down into Attractors, Nymphs, Dries, and Buzzers. These are the most important flies for any beginner, as I mention in my previous blog article. All my flies are organised neatly in … Read More Lake fly boxes – What to have and how to keep them organised

A Fly Selection Fit For A Guide: 10 Must-Have Grayling Flies

Guides Fly Selection

My clients often note that my winter fly selection is small. A single box of around 100 grayling nymphs is the norm for my guiding sessions… I do this because I know that the patterns I have in my box are the right ones for where I guide. They are all proven catchers in different water types and conditions, and I know that if these flies aren’t working then very little else would. Below is … Read More A Fly Selection Fit For A Guide: 10 Must-Have Grayling Flies

8 Fly Fishing Gift Ideas for the Fanatic Fly Angler

fly fishing gift ideas fulling mill

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 for European Sea Bass in Northern Brittany

Fly fishing for Sea Bass

Estuaries, where briny and fresh waters meet, are among the richest ecosystems found along the coastline this side of the English Channel. In northern Brittany, many estuaries, rias and tideways cut inland where sea bass roam in numbers from spring well into autumn. From the end of the ebb and into the rising tide, those fish are on the prowl, hunting down bait and offer great sport to the discerning fly angler. From my flat … Read More Fly Fishing for European Sea Bass in Northern Brittany

Fulling Mill Clear Silicone Foam Fly Boxes

Silicone Fly Boxes

I’ve been using the clear silicone fly boxes for quite some time now and have found them to be by far, the best I’ve used to date. They are available in two sizes; Small 110 x 85 x 19 mm holds 77 Flies (RRP £7.50) Large 190 x 110 x 19mm holds 168 Flies (RRP £8.50) One of the major problems for most anglers particular when out on water is storage, you are wanting to … Read More Fulling Mill Clear Silicone Foam Fly Boxes