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    Leader and tippet treatment

    I use nowt, just really couldn't be bothered. I am not convinced by the arguments. I'm sure I've said this before, but a floating or a sunk tippet will make diddly squat difference to a dry fly bobbing down a streamy rough tumbling piece of water. However, fishing a still water or a chalk...
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    Still fishing.

    What about the cycling Dicks! Douglas
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    trout and salmon crossword

    Fuji is almost certainly the answer, but can I ask you what month's T & S you are doing? Douglas
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    Dry fly fishing

    There is a general view that fishing rivers is more difficult/harder than stillwaters. When it comes to dry fly, I often doubt if that is the case. When I fish dry fly on a river, I tend to fish the rippley rough bits of water which tends to mask and disguise my many imperfections in my...
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    Trout & Salmon App Not Working

    I think the problem is to do with some virus! Douglas
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    Still fishing.

    ''The government have made it clear that all outdoor sporting activities should cease'' I take it that cyclists must be exempt! Douglas
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    Still fishing.

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    Rod Bags available

    I bought one of the Tartan rod bags at the tail end of last year. It has a thick fleece lining which gives ample protection when transporting the rod to the river. It was for a rod which I bought which did not have a rod bag but integrated sections within the tube, which is about as much use...
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    April 2020 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    He caught this one on a plug at the tap end of the loch! Douglas
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    April 2020 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    Bizarre behaviour - I think he's had a jar! Douglas
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    April 2020 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    Barnaby is doing the wise thing by keeping his shorts on whilst fishing for Piranhas! Douglas
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    April 2020 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    Barnaby, had better be careful, that he doesn't hook his worm on the back cast! Douglas
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    March 2020 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    Congratulations Taffy. Well deserved! Douglas
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    April 2020 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    Rub a Dub Dub, a man a fish and a cat. Alright --- I know it doesn't rhyme! Douglas
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