Dark Sky review – THE weather app for Fishermen

Dark Sky Review There are loads of reviews out on the internet for Dark Sky, some lengthy ones, some short ones and several in between. What they don’t do, is look at Dark Sky and the features it offers the fly fisherman – so I wanted to show you why I think this is the best app out there for … Continued

Knitsley Mill Fishing Lakes

Knitsley Mill Fishing Lakes is made up of three lakes, totalling around 7 acres. The middle and bottom lakes are well stocked with Rainbow, Blue and Brown Trout. The bottom lake is fly only, with the other two being any method. Fish are stocked up to 12lb in weight, and with the excellent natural food sources around the lake they’re … Continued

South Linden Fishery

South Linden Fishery has been running since 2002, and the fishing is going from strength to strength. Comprising of two lakes, with the larger being a fly only water, the a bait lake but both stocked with Blue and Rainbow Trout. The fly lake has fish up to 20lbs – so be careful what strength leader you use! Find more … Continued

NEFF Weekly Fly Fishing bargains – 16th February

There isn’t a week goes by where at some point, and usually more than once I trawl through the listings on eBay looking for a fly fishing bargain. And if it’s not eBay, then it’ll be Orvis, GAC, Sportfish, Fishtec or any one of a dozen more online goodie stores. As I spend a lot of idle time staring at stuff I want, but possibly … Continued

W/C 16th February – Five Free Fly Friday

After many, many weeks of looking at my tying gear but doing nothing, I’ve finally gotten round to making some files. I think it was to option of either watching ‘Splash’ on ITV or sitting at the vice – and as far as choices go that’s not a difficult one! Along with stocking up my own fly box, I’ve knocked … Continued

NEFF Weekly Fly Fishing bargains – 9th February

There isn’t a week goes by where at some point, and usually more than once I trawl through the listings on eBay looking for a fly fishing bargain. And if it’s not eBay, then it’ll be Orvis, GAC, Sportfish, Fishtec or any one of a dozen more online goodie stores. As I spend a lot of idle time staring at … Continued

Putting Day One Fishing Journal snippet into iPad TextExpander (works for iPhone too)

Since writing my blog post about using Day One and TextExpander for my fishing journal, I’ve had quite a few questions from folk wanting to do the same. One question that’s been asked a few times now, and lastly by Dennis in the comments to that post only last week, is how to get the TextExpander snippets into the iPad … Continued