Need a Reel – Get a Deal!

Allen Fly Co are currently running a pre-Summer sale on their original Alpha series fly reels with nearly 50% off current prices. Well worth a look! With sizes from 3/4 to 9/10 there is sure to be one or more to suit your needs.

New initiative begins to remove mink in north Scotland

The largest ever initiative to remove breeding American mink from north Scotland is now underway reports the Scottish Wildlife Trust.

Northumbrian Ranger Wins National Fly Fishing Championship

Ranger Andrew Scott was top rod at a national competition last weekend, helping his Northumbrian Water team to another top three finish.

Hardy Sintrix rods back in stock at Sportfish

The Hardy Sintrix ranges of fly rods for freshwater (Zenith) and saltwater (Proaxis) are now fully available from Sportfish. There are also several other exciting new products worth checking out.

A Spring Day on the Test

The Fish&Fly team recently had the chance to travel down to Timsbury in Hampshire to enjoy a days fishing on the River Test and carriers. Spring had sprung and the fish were on the Hawthorn Flies!

SPECIAL OFFER – Great Deals from Fastnets

Gye nets are perfect for anglers on the move. Slip them over your shoulder and they are always at hand when you need them. Scottish manufacturer Fastnets are offering members some exclusive deals on both trout and salmon gye nets.

Tying the Glo Bug

Fishing at Bintree Mill on the Wensum

Author Terry Lawton fishes on the River Wensum at Bintree Mill and shows how to approach small river fishing. Narrated by John Bailey.

Carp on the Fly with Paul Sharman

Fancy a change from trout? Carp can provide a great challenge on the fly rod and you can target them on very light gear in open water - just remember to use low rod angles to tire them out.

The Lost World of Mr Hardy

The history of one of the worlds great fishing tackle innovators and manufacturers, Hardys of Alnwick.