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Fly Fishing Podcast – Nymphing on the Swale and the benefits of tweed hats.

In this episode David has a red letter day with perfect conditions in the heart of Swaledale. Whilst encountering some fine wild brown trout on the nymph, David also discusses the benefits of tweed caps and his love of miserable

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Spey Casting For Rainbows From A Boat

In this episode David heads out with a switch rod to practice his spey casting and catch a few bonus rainbows. A bonus visit from some low flying chinooks doesn’t put the fish off! Check out the podcast here Match

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Fly Fishing Podcast – Perch On The Fly

In this episode, David gets lucky searching for perch on the fly at Damsflask fishery. Windy conditions and low water make it a challenging but successful day! Check out the podcast here Match The Hatch! – our weekly hatch report

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Fly Fishing Podcast – Chasing Wild Browns On Dries

In this episode a sudden plummet in temperatures and late April hail & snow forces a change of venue. This turns out to work in David’s favour as he discovers a pool full or rising fish in the cool, clean

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Stubborn Early Season Trout

STUBBORN EARLY SEASON TROUT We are in a transition period at the minute, increased daylight and a slight rise in water temperature always stirs a few fish but it’s mainly the anglers that are stirred up for the first few

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Fly Fishing Podcast – Back To Home Waters

In this episode David discovers some beautiful water close to home. Fly fishing using traditional spiders and nymphs on the river Loxley in Sheffield. The season has just opened and insect life is still sparse so prospecting the stream, looking

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Fly fishing for early season rainbows

In this episode David visits Ladybower reservoir in the Peak District in search of early season rainbows. The deep mysterious waters of this large water are home to some jumbo rainbows as well as the mysterious sunken villages of Ashopton

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