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    Spare tip Greys GRXI 7’6 #4

    Managed to break the tip on my greys GRXI 7’6 #4 rod, I know it’s a long shot but does anyone happen to have or know where I may be able to find a replacement Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Isle of Skye - sea trout - upper Milovaig

    Lewis thanks again - if I do happen to catch any tagged fish what details should I be recording and who should I be sending the info to. I will keep an eye out for both books. As far as permissions and permits go do you have any ideas who I should get in touch with ? Thanks again Sent from...
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    Isle of Skye - sea trout - upper Milovaig

    Thanks lipslicker for your advice and possible spots, sadly I will probably only have a day that I may have for fishing so fingers crossed weather, tides, children and the fish all play ball. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Isle of Skye - sea trout - upper Milovaig

    Thanks Lewis really appreciate the information Date wise I am there end of April and I have a 10 foot 7 weight or a 9 foot 8 weight that I was thinking of using. Will let you know how I get on Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Isle of Skye - sea trout - upper Milovaig

    Can anybody give me any advice on the Isle of Skye. I am hoping to have a go at catching some sea trout on the fly. I believe loch Pooltiel is meant to be quite good. I have only fished small stillwaters and a couple of smaller reservoirs so no experience wading or saltwater flyfishing. Any...
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    St Andrews Holiday

    Hey Nick For still waters there are quite a few but I would recommend John at Newton farm fishery 07801 884811. Great fishery check them out on Facebook it will give you a good idea Tight lines Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Dever springs

    Hey guys Any tips on tactics and flies to use at Dever hoping for a PB Do they allow boobies there, can’t see anything said on the website, will ask on the day but trying to prepare Any infor greatly received Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Cheap Greys Carnovore 9ft 9wt

    Hi just wanted to see if this was still available and if possible to send me a couple of pics Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Tiger fish

    Thanks Donsta Great advice much appreciated, I will follow the advice and let you know how I get on, we often motor up past the bridge at chirundu and then drift down to mongwe, spending some time at the Kafue confluence. Thanks again Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk ---------- Post added...
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    Tiger fish

    Hi Andy DIY with some friends who fish it regularly but not using fly Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk ---------- Post added at 10:05 PM ---------- Previous post was at 10:00 PM ---------- Thanks Ice John We will be fishing from a boat and well aware of the reptiles and I...
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    Tiger fish

    I am going to try my luck on the lower Zambezi ( mongwe, Zimbabwe ) for tiger in December. Whilst an avid trout fisherman haven't really tried this before. I have recently acquired a 9ft 8wt rod which I think will be up to the task and matched it with a greys GTS700 with 9wt line. Has anybody...
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    Walthamstow Reservoir help

    Drew a blank today, however the gent next to me had 4 which was very frustrating. He was using a bloodworm booby and sinking line and I think he had a buzzer on a dropper and was using a very slow figure of eight retrieve. I spoke with another regular and he said boobies and a sinking line...
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    Walthamstow Reservoir help

    Hi Franskiel I have never fished walthamstow before, but am heading over there tomorrow will let you know how I get on. Any advice from others would be welcome
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    Trout stockists

    Can anyone advise me on trout stockists who will supply to Fife, I am looking at possibly stocking an approx 1 acre lake and wanted to look at costs etc Any help greatly appreciated
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    Fly fishing LONDON

    Hi Franskiel Please look at the wandle piscators they are the group to speak to about fishing the river wandle Theo Pike has written a book on fishing in dirty places a book on fishing urban streams and has a section on the wandle. Trout can be found in the...