Fly Fishing Articles

The 5Nations Fly Fishing Championships 2019

Scotland was the host nation for the sixth 5Nations Team Championships held from the 11th to the 15th June 2019. Ten teams took part with Scotland, England, Ireland, France and Norway competing for the top honours. Three venues were used for the competition; Carron Valley Fishery was the main boat venue with two fishing sessions

Change at the top for Team England Fly Fishing ahead of the World Championships

The Angling Trust has announced a change of leadership for Team England Fly Fishing’s squad that will compete in the 39th FIPS Mouche World Championships which will be held in Tasmania in November. One of England’s most recognised and successful anglers, John Horsey was appointed as manager in September 2018 was expected to lead England

Dropshotting with flies

Dropshotting has been around in sea fishing for many many years and more recently has become an weapon in the lure anglers trick book.  There are literally thousands of soft plastic lures that have been designed for use with small 1-2g jigheads or for use on a dropshot rig. Something that you may not have

UK Fishing Rod Licence

The new fishing licence pricing has been in effect for a few months now and it seems to have settled down nicely after the usual expected delays when introducing a new system.  So when do you actually need a UK fishing licence? Well you need a fishing licence if you wish to fish for salmon,

Warwickshire flyfishers celebrate 50 years

Warwickshire Flyfishers is a private, non profit making Club, formed in 1967 to foster and extend the art of fly fishing, this year they will be celebrating their 50th year!!  Their lakes in Warwickshire, border Leicestershire, (2 at Wolvey & 2 at Copston Magna) are stocked with Rainbows up to 10Ibs and occasionally Brown Trout to