Wet Flies

coch-y-bonddu

Coch-Y-Bonddu

Coch-Y-Bonddu   The Coch-y-Bonddu is an excellent all rounder, and seems to be equally effective fished either wet or […]

corixa

Corixa

Corixa   This Corixa imitates various species of natural corixidae, these are very common in all types of water […]

Buzzers

Deer Hair Buzzer

Deer Hair Buzzer

Deer Hair Buzzer   This Deer hair buzzer pattern holds up in the water well and is very bouyant, […]

green buzzer

Green Buzzer

Green Buzzer   This pattern is great used on a floating line or an intermediate, it has been around […]

Chironomid Nymphs

bloodworm

Bloodworm

Bloodworm  The Bloodworm is used mostly from the bank as a point-fly, but it also works well in the […]

carnhills buzzer

Carnhills Buzzer

Carnill’s Buzzer  Carnhills buzzer was tied by one of the best fly-dressers in the UK, undeniably Bob Carnhill. When […]

Sea Trout

Teal Blue And Silver

Teal Blue And Silver

Teal Blue And Silver   The Teal Blue and Silver like all the others was first developed for loch […]

black and orange

Black And Orange

Black and orange   The Black and Orange fly seems to work best in its larger sizes. It has […]

Chironomid Nymphs

bloodworm

Bloodworm

Bloodworm  The Bloodworm is used mostly from the bank as a point-fly, but it also works well in the shallow bays from an anchored boat. Slow and deep is the method so the nymph ‘crawls’ along the bottom. Many trout I have caught, usually in the summer months have had their stomachs crammed full of bloodworms. It often helps to spoon the fish to see exactly what they are feeding on. Dressing   Hook:  Size 14, 12 […]

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carnhills buzzer

Carnhills Buzzer

Carnill’s Buzzer  Carnhills buzzer was tied by one of the best fly-dressers in the UK, undeniably Bob Carnhill. When a new black streak flat shooting-head nylon came out he tied probably some of the most realistic representations of the hatching buzzer that has been seen to this day. They work exceptionally well when fished high in the surface film to nymphing trout. Dressing   Hook:  Size 14, 12 or 10, medium-shank bronze. Tying Silk: Black Tail: Wite-nylon […]

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claret hatching midge

Claret Hatching Midge

Claret Hatching Midge  This is a Bob Church Claret hatching midge pattern which he used back in the 1960’s when he used to witness good evening rises to the buzzer at Grafham water. At the time he found that claret was a killer colour so decided to tie this particular pattern . To give the nymph more movement on the slow retrieve he used a full circular hackle. This made for a better imitation of the natural […]

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Teal Blue And Silver

Teal Blue And Silver

Teal Blue And Silver   The Teal Blue and Silver like all the others was first developed for loch […]

black and orange

Black And Orange

Black and orange   The Black and Orange fly seems to work best in its larger sizes. It has […]

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