Thoughts for the new season

Tonight is (hopefully) the eve of my 2013 fishing season – if the weather behaves itself tomorrow, then I’ll be heading off to the river for the first time in many months. As I’ve spent the last few weeks busily fly tying, reel oiling, cleaning lines, removing 4 month old tangerines from my fishing vest (surprisingly decent looking, considering) and … Continued

Downsizing on fly storage – Wychwood Vuefinder Fly Patch Review

1 May, 2013 – I’ve posted an update to this review, with feedback on how the Wychwood Vuefinder Fly Patch performs in use – Please give it a read after you’ve finished this post. For the last 25 years (with a hiatus somewhere in between) I’ve relied on two Richard Wheatley 4604 Black Aluminium fly boxes, loosely organised with Lures and … Continued