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    Autum internationals 2021

    Nothing like getting your excuses in early😂
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    The 2021 Lions

    if the future is having a 10 who passed the ball wide 3 times in the 2nd test then it’s gonna be a cold, grey and miserable few years...
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    The 2021 Lions

    I wouldn’t wish an injury on any player, but it’s a shame Russell wasn’t at 10 earlier in the series.... as expected he made a huge difference... who’d have guessed it.... a naturally gifted / attacking 10 makes a difference... I hope Jones is watching... Smith at 10 please
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    Hatch pool

    All part of the connected history between chalkstreams & water meadows.... part of the network of channels cut across valley bottoms to flood the meadows... hatchways (and sluices I think) allowed water levels to be managed by raising and lowering boards to allow water to be diverted from the...
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    Favourite dubbing for river flies.

    Pretty much an endless choice.... but for dry fly my most used would be hareline superfine.... I use lathkill squirrel dub a lot for nymphs... partic like it in natural for thorax/legs..
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    The 2021 Lions

    As a start... I’d ‘rest’... Hogg, van de merwe, Murray, Biggar and Conan... not sure on the front row, as they may not have a massive choice of fit/able to play... personally I’d have arranged for Marler to be kidnapped yesterday afternoon and bundled onto a plane:) would love to see...
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    The 2021 Lions

    Very, very, very excited:):):)
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    Do Rod Rings Matter?

    I’ve bought 2 Stickman rods from Akos... and after enquiring / discussing with Akos about the differences between the guides I’ve then done the sensible thing for me... and gone with Ákos’s advice:) Akos has played with lots a guides, with differing sizes, to get the rod he desires... and it...
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    Can you cast a full length of 30 yard WF fly line?

    Like most things it’s just down to practice... I’ve been practicing short stuff and curve casts with an 8’4” rod recently so hadn’t tried going longer for a while having watched the thread the last day or so I popped out this morning with 9’5w... mastery trout line pick up and lay down at 70’...
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    2020 Euros

    that I can completely agree with.... dispiriting
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    2020 Euros

    when you say remember... I guess you went there? anyhow.... will leave you to your gloating.... see you in 30 yrs :)
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    2020 Euros

    get off your high horse you @@@@ I don’t need to condemn it on a fishing forum... it’s blatantly obvious.... that wasn’t my point, my point was the implication it’s an English thing... its one of the reasons I stopped watching football at grounds years ago
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    2020 Euros

    yes you do.... a small minority.. the same way the vast majority of England fans don’t...
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    2020 Euros

    the only funny thing is the sanctimonious comments from a few Scottish supporters who seem to want to imply it’s an ‘English’ problem...
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    2020 Euros

    yup... happens all over the world... Roma, Lazio et al all have their hardcore violent fans.... as do most national sides... ruins the day for any normal fan caught up in it the beauty in the Russia WC the extreme threat of what the authorities would do to them kept them all in order...:sneaky:
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