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  1. Irish Shrimp Fly Patterns
    Another one from Peter O'Reilly's book that I've been meaning to tie for a year but never did! I think Jockie posted one recently and that reminded me!
  2. Loop
    Recently tried the 13’ and 14’ and wow! Anyone else anything to add?
  3. General Board
    Can anybody give their opinions on a good line match up for the above rod please? Bought a good second hand one recently and am looking to buy a line for it Any help appreciated Thanks
  4. General Board
    Recently found out that on the north ayrshire council website that work will start this summer on a project just north of Kilbirnie on on a large dam to hold water back for the prevention of flooding further down river, of course no one wants to see people's homes or businesses damaged but...
  5. Hairwing Fly Patterns
    I have an old book at home from veniards that was printed in the 1980s simply called "500 fly dressings". It mostly contains trout flies but there are some salmon flies in it too. Looking through it recently, I saw some of the tubes in it and thought I'd try a couple. Here is my first attempt...
  6. General Board
    The thread title says it all - where do Grilse feed ? I should know this, but dont. Do they get all the way to Greenland; if not where do they head to ? If so, from the size of some of the fish pictured recently, its a long way to go to put on just 4 or 5lbs in weight, during their winter at...
  7. Angling Literature Section
    Read the above (new) book recently. It is OK. Perhaps a little bit messy ...
  8. Classified Sales
    Thinning out and this was on a reel I bought recently vgc, new front loop fitted. £35 posted
  9. General Board
    Heard on the grapevine today that a 25lb sea liced bar of silver came off the Moriston recently. Good news.
  10. Other Videos
    Hummingbird slomo - YouTube My my brother has a few hummingbirds that visit his feeder . I took this slo mo when I was over on Vancouver Island recently. Colin.
  11. General Board
    No posts form David Wilkinson recently . ?
  12. Reels
    I have recently purchased a used Litespeed can anyone advise me on how to remove the spool please?
  13. Fly Tying Topics
    Now I know this will catch anglers more than salmon :lol:, but I thought it was a nice touch. Seen it on the river recently. Before. After Wee dressing to the tube hook required.
  14. General Board
    Conditions haven't been great recently, But on my drive to work today The Northie looked good The Dee looked very good Don looked good Spey looked good Findhorn looked good Nairn looked good Alness looked good and the allt grad looked good. Might all be a bit cold but the water looked better...
  15. Classified Wanted
    Anyone havev a 9ft 4-5wt? Might consider a 11ft 2-3wt I recently missed out on both of these rods on ebay at 120 and £110 respectively.
  16. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    Hi, a few recently tied shrimps, orange and red versions: ... And here is the Alistair version, something I'd like to try on the new season: ... As there was a problem with uploading the pictures, I added them to another post below, hope they are visible now.
  17. Fly Tying Topics
    I was at the Galway show on Saturday and was pleased to get set of crow wings as I was short of black feathers for tying a watsons fancy. €4.50 in a brand new Vienard package. I was on my way home to Dublin and stuck at traffic lights in Galway's famous traffic when I took a quick look into the...
  18. General Board
    Looking to purchase a new pair of wellies , anybody got any recommendations on anything they have purchased recently . Cheers
  19. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    A few off the vice recently SS ?
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