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    Today, 11:43 AM
    Of the two hooks Sash quoted there, there is quite a pronounced difference.Size for size, the Partridge is slightly finer in the wire, has a shorter...
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    Today, 10:26 AM
    Rennie replied to a thread Ribble 2019 in English Rivers
    I've never really kept tabs on the first of the Ribble fish each year, primarily because its usually well into the season by the time they get up to...
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    Today, 10:19 AM
    The last of the wild apples from last year have only just fallen from the trees in the park now.The Daff. shoots are well on the way at 6" or so high...
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  • Tyke's Avatar
    Today, 01:16 AM
    Tyke replied to a thread Pet Hates in General Board
    I do that a lot - but I'm 5'7". If a 6'4" angler follows me down on the same line he doesn't look to be deep at all! I remember chatting to...
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    Yesterday, 07:51 PM
    Tyke replied to a thread Windsor Davies in The Lounge
    X2 on his role in "Grand Slam", it was a wonderful depiction of a mixed bag of supporters on tour (most Welsh rugby club members will recognise...
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    Yesterday, 02:35 PM
    Rennie replied to a thread Willy Gunn in Hairwing Fly Patterns
    I have to say I'm very much a fan of tube bodies as dressed there by LamsonV10.I tend to dress most of my tubes in a 1/2 and 1/2 style,Willie G.'s,...
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    19-01-2019, 09:11 PM
    Bothy Cat replied to a thread Pet Hates in General Board
    People at work who, when you tell them you enjoy salmon fishing often say "oh, you must get fed up sat quietly on your little seat under your...
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  • Rennie's Avatar
    19-01-2019, 06:09 PM
    Been an odd one or two in the Don for a while now, see to recall some one getting done for fishing for them poss out of season on the upper reaches a...
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    19-01-2019, 03:50 PM
    Yes, either way is acceptable. We could just discard the Waddie if the hook is damaged just like any other fly we have in our box whether single,...
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    18-01-2019, 11:01 PM
    I'm also unclear whether they are mainly designed as heavily dressed flies for deeper Spring and Autumn fishing or can the smaller shanks be sparsely...
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  • Bothy Cat's Avatar
    18-01-2019, 10:39 PM
    I quite like Waddingtons and have tied a few but am unclear how to tie them correctly. Some have the body material tied down to the gap whilst others...
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  • Tyke's Avatar
    18-01-2019, 07:24 PM
    It will be on fishpal for 100 per rod/day before you know it...... Regards, Tyke. .
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    18-01-2019, 06:07 PM
    Tyke replied to a thread Pet Hates in General Board
    Worn dodgy stiles over barbed wire fences with nothing covering the barbs. I always find one of these when I'm wearing a new pair of breathable...
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    16-01-2019, 07:18 PM
    Tyke replied to a thread Sea trout in wales in Sea Trout Fishing
    Your' best bet may be a weekly ticket on the Association water of the Dovey. All the sea trout fishing is a shade of what it was, but this is...
    9 replies | 398 view(s)
  • Rennie's Avatar
    16-01-2019, 06:36 PM
    But then Loxie,thats not our fault is it!,there are people there with systems in place to deal with poaching that currently are doing sod all right...
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    16-01-2019, 06:13 PM
    Sorry all, but the way I see it, its not at all cyclic, the species are in decline, not just a certain river or certain runs, but the whole job lot...
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    16-01-2019, 04:38 PM
    I've always used Partridge X2 for my fly tying where terribles are concerned-have to say not a fan of doubles or how they look in shrimp patterns-but...
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    16-01-2019, 03:58 PM
    Well Loxie,I feel we need to lead by example as no one else is doing or I feel will do sod all.Leave the fish alone for a full cycle, let them do...
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    16-01-2019, 02:23 PM
    I was going to reply to this, but deleted the first effort.Mucking about with opening/closing isn't going to achieve very much at all. Much as I...
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    16-01-2019, 01:28 PM
    Rennie replied to a thread Conehead body tube in Step by Step
    Thank you!. P.
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    16-01-2019, 11:18 AM
    Rennie replied to a thread Conehead body tube in Step by Step
    Am liking that a lot gwelsher, may I ask how your hook arrangement works with that flee.Double,Terrible,extension tube, free swinging or sat in the...
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    16-01-2019, 11:12 AM
    Rennie replied to a thread Tyne 2019... in English Rivers
    Eh up Darren,can't comment on the Coquet as not fished it, but I did put some time in on the Tyne Fed water some years back.Now things may well have...
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    16-01-2019, 10:54 AM
    I had the Riversheds,6 yrs +,wore the rubber Idro Grip(think thats the sole type on that boot, but please correct if wrong) completely flat!,did two...
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    16-01-2019, 10:47 AM
    Rennie replied to a thread Portnacraig Fish in Picture Gallery
    Irrepressible as ever, cant keep a good man down! Pedro.
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  • Bothy Cat's Avatar
    14-01-2019, 05:28 PM
    It's interesting that his "go to" spinner often seems to be a No 5 Mepps, I guess this would not be the weapon of choice for many anglers in anything...
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    13-01-2019, 11:35 PM
    Rennie replied to a thread Royal Wulff Multi Tip in Spey Lines
    I used to use Lee Wulff lines some years back,the 70ft and 80ft belly floaters were very good lines at the time, cast very well indeed. The...
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    13-01-2019, 06:36 PM
    Rennie replied to a thread Best trebles in General Board
    Although I've tried several brands and styles of terrible over the years,I allways come back to Partridge in X1(either the bronze or black...
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    13-01-2019, 02:28 PM
    Rennie replied to a thread Gaelforce Hoover in Spey Lines
    According to the Gaelforce Bumff, this line is meant to handle poly tips off the front.Now I could well be wrong, but assuming a full 15ft multi tip...
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  • Tyke's Avatar
    12-01-2019, 06:21 PM
    Tyke replied to a thread Are we being ripped off in General Board
    I still just carry a pair of surgical forceps (proper NHS ones that were part of a batch discarded because the finger loops were wider than they...
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  • Bothy Cat's Avatar
    11-01-2019, 09:17 PM
    That's the second fly this month to wake me from my winter hibernation, excellent. Everything about it looks good, very well balanced. Any other...
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