Out at the vice today and put this together...
I suppose its as good a way as any to wish you all a very happy Christmas and I'll look forward to what the tying section brings in 2020.
Happy Christmas everyone!!!
The 2019 edition of that cheerful perennial, MCX's Christmas Stocking, is available to view on Just One Week.
I've published a bit earlier than normal this year to allow more time for you to drop hints to Father (or Mrs) Christmas. You may also wish to move quickly because one of the bargains...
Duplicate Christmas present (That's what happens when you provide Christmas lists!)
Very interesting history especially if you know the Dee & Spey & an insight into just how good the fishing used to be.
Signed copy number 334. as new. Book is £25 new, looking for £20 including postage
Whats on the table this Christmas
Turkey will always be the first thing that we think of I suppose when it comes to what's on the menu on Christmas Day.
This year there will be 13 of us around the table so we're having Turkey, Goose and Pheasant I've also done a Ballotine of Pheasant with...
We're spending it at home, on our own. My folks live overseas, my husband's folks are going away this year - just the three of us, at home. We're going to the pub a few doors away for lunch - I tend to cook Christmas Dinner on Boxing Day or New Year's Day, rather than Christmas Day. Christmas...
The 2018 edition of MCX's Christmas Stocking is now available to view on J1W, complete with embedded links to help you or your wives, partners, children, in-laws, friends and others make the purchases easily.
(Early but timely) Happy Christmas everyone.
Managed a couple of lovely walks on 2 bright days just after Christmas.
First a walk down the Wharfe and then up onto the moors and Simon's Seat.
Then a walk over Pen y Ghent, Plover Hill and down to Foxup and back past Hull Pot.
As Christmas approaches and stress levels rise (trying to find presents, stuck in busy shops, planning mountains of food, hosting great auntie Gertrude etc etc), this is a thread to post light hearted/amusing things.
I'll kick it off with a short sketch :-
Funny Christmas Video - YouTube
I'm planning a day out between Christmas and new year with my son to shop for a new sea trout fly rod, reel, line combo for his Christmas present.
Budget max £500 for the lot.
I don't mind driving up to 3-4 hours any direction from Durham if there is a good shop with a good selection where he...
For those of you who follow us on facebook you will have seen the Custom fishing mugs we have been offering customers. They are £9.50 each plus postage and every one is unique, any fly and any river can be incorporated into the design. This is just a final notice for all that this Sunday will be...