The couple of hours between 3 and 5pm on a Saturday afternoon usually find me in the same place. At … Continue reading A new pattern
The fly I am writing about today is not especially unique. Indeed, many of you reading this post possibly have … Continue reading Fathach glas (Green giant)
Storm Brian is blowing a hooley outside so it felt like a good afternoon to tie up a few flies. … Continue reading A Claret Shrimp
Born here in the west of Ireland, the original Octopus has spawned a huge number of variations, some more effective … Continue reading Octopus variation for you to tie
It’s over. The trout season that is and much of the salmon fishing too. The 2017 season coasted to its … Continue reading A look back in…………….disappointment
Fashions change. Clothes which were de-rigour only a few short months ago now languish in a bin liner awaiting the … Continue reading Happily married
I mentioned this fly in passing in my last post so I figured you might like the dressing. I know … Continue reading That Black Sedge I was on about…..