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Fly Fishing For Pike

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Fly Fishing For Pike

19.03.2019

People have been fishing for pike in the UK for decades and nowadays more and more people are starting to throw a fly at them. It is a very exciting way to catch pike and there’s something special about catching fish with teeth, using heavier equipment and bigger flies. I…
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Free Prize Draw – Penn Spinfisher VI Spinning Reel

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Free Prize Draw – Penn Spinfisher VI Spinning Reel

19.03.2019

Free Prize Draw – Penn Spinfisher VI 2500 Spinning Reel worth £139.99
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The Scottish Fly Fair 2019

The Scottish Fly Fair 2019

05.03.2019

Yes, we will be attending the number one social gathering for fly fishing & fly tying enthusiasts in Scotland, The Scottish Fly Fair! The eagerly anticipated event is in its second year and it’s going to be bigger and better than ever before! A weekend full of some of the…
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How To Tie A Pop Up Rig

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How To Tie A Pop Up Rig

05.03.2019

Quiz any good carp angler and they will tell you that putting a rig with a sharp hook in the area where target fish are swimming is 90 per cent of the carp fishing jigsaw. Add a bait that they’re are interested in, and you’re on to a winner. A…
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Choosing A Spinning Rod

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Choosing A Spinning Rod

04.03.2019

So you’re in the market for a new spinning rod but you don’t know where to start. In this article, we breakdown all the key features that make up a spinning rod, to provide you with a better understanding of how the components of a spinning rod work together. So…
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Best Fly Reels For Under £150 – 2019

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Best Fly Reels For Under £150 – 2019

28.02.2019

In this article, we will be giving you the low down on the best fly fishing reels available on the market today for under £150. All these have been chosen by our team based on their performance, reliability and their popularity within the angling community – from beginners to the…
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FREE Prize Draw – Greys GR60 Fly Rod

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FREE Prize Draw – Greys GR60 Fly Rod

18.02.2019

We are giving away a brand new Greys GR60 fly rod in this month’s free prize draw! Yes, you could be hitting the trout season in style with this awesome casting and fish playing tool. Free Prize Draw – Greys GR60 10ft #7 fly rod worth £169.99
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Best Spinning Rods Of 2019

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Best Spinning Rods Of 2019

07.02.2019

In this article, we will be giving you the low down on the best spinning rods available on the market today for under £150. All of these rods have been chosen by our team based on their performance, reliability and their popularity within the angling community – from beginners to…
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River Teith Opening Day 2019

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River Teith Opening Day 2019

01.02.2019

See our photos of the opening day on the River Teith in 2019. With over 400 anglers braving the cold weather for the opening celebrations the year ahead looks very promising.
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Best Spinning Reels For Under £100 – 2019

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Best Spinning Reels For Under £100 – 2019

28.01.2019

In this article, we will be giving you the low down on the best spinning reels available on the market today for under £100. All these have been chosen by our team based on their performance, reliability and their popularity within the angling community – from beginners to the more…
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Choosing a Spinning Reel

Choosing a spinning reel
Choosing a Spinning Reel

28.01.2019

Before choosing a spinning reel, you need to ensure you’re buying the right reel for the right job. Below we have outlined some of the main questions to consider before you purchase a reel. What reel size am I after and what do they mean? You wouldn’t buy a 5…
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What are the Best Lures for Trout? – 2019

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What are the Best Lures for Trout? – 2019

24.01.2019

If there was just one style of lure for Trout spinning, it would be a lot easier for us all “the anglers” to shop for. In the UK especially, we seem to have a huge selection of lures in many different styles that spin, wobble, sink, float and even hum through…
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