Trout Fisherman has a bit of a different look to it this month, with a fold out cover and mention of a free pull-out of The Greatest Trout Flies Ever Tied. I was a bit surprised to see Matt Hayes appearing in the bottom corner, especially as the article mentioned concerns him fly-fishing for carp!
Russell Hill, the Editor, mentions that this issue is touching on areas not normally associated with Trout Fisherman, so let's take a look at the contents listing:
Raising Your Sights
Damsel nymphing doesn't always mean fishing deep in the weedbeds
The trout's strange feeding habits
Team England Tips
John Horsey provides an advanced guide to fishing dries
Kevin Moss on the serious business of competition fishing
Peter Gathercole enjoys the first signs of summer at Elinor Fishery
Trout Fisherman readers have their say
Going barbless, competition lines, river nets and much more
What To Do When...
The fish switch to sedge
Bonefish In Blighty
Matt Hayes and Mick Brown find the Brit equivalent of bonefishing, right on their doorstep...
Special report on Lough Derg
Trout Fisherman review the latest tackle
Trout Fisherman review a selection of lines, ranging in price from £12 to £60
Read On The Fly
Jeff Prest reviews two new books
All the winning tactics and results from the big day at Grafham
Regrets? Peter Cockwill has a few
Subscribe and get a set of fly boxes
If Harry Potter Fished...
Set eyes on Scotland's Millbuies Loch and a certain film comes to mind
53 Springers In A Week
Russell Hill finds non-stop salmon action on Carrowmore Lough
FREE Airflo Delta fluorocarbon
Where To Fish
News and reports from UK stillwaters
The Home Tyer
Free fly-tying supplement
Flies Of The Month
Three summer patterns, plus how to tie the G&H Sedge
Booby eyes, Czech Nymph dubbing and much more
A close look at a £200 vice
Why Flies Work
What makes the Sunburst Flashback Nymph a success?
Add movement to your flies with this new 'leggy' material
This month's winning entries
Step-by-step sequences for a top wet, dry, nymph and lure
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