Recent content by robbie

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    Snowbee Waldron

    Many Thanks.
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    Snowbee Waldron

    Hi There, I also have a problem with my Snowbee Vice. Can you give me more details of who Jim is please. Best Regards Robbie
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    Understanding Buzzers

    Hi Tangled, Very good indeed. Best Regards Robbie
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    Any Ideas for a Northumbrian Holiday?

    Hi There, You don't need a Rod Licence to fish at Chatton or in the Till. The Till is not a great Brown Trout River. Sea Trout yes. If you are looking for a Stillwater then Coldingham Loch for Boat Fishing and wading or Chatton from the Bank. For Brown Trout the Tweed has some good fishing...
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    The currse of the engine

    Hi There, I would say it is a good idea a well as an unwritten convention to fish out the Port Side. The Port Side is on the left when looking to the Bow from the Stern. The Bow is the Pointy End and the Stern is the less Pointy End. :-) I would say it is also common for the more...
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    Coldingham Loch
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    Coldingham Loch
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    At what age did you teach your kids to fly fish?

    Hi There, You could try a four hour session on a boat on a small loch with an electric engine. Get them to drive they will love it. A bug hunting session to start as suggested is a great idea. Motor out, anchor up and cast out for them and get them to retrieve and hopefully catch. Glasses...
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    Bulk fly drying powder

    Hi Andy, Helps a lot. I have used this for a few years now and it is great with CDC. I use an elastic band secured to my waistcoat to ping off the water after I have washed the fly. drying off flies with a rubber band – the limp cobra Then I brush it with this stuff and it comes up new...
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    Best tippet for competitions

    Hi There, Flouroflex Plus is not as thin as it says on the label. (I have measured it with a checked micrometer and trained as an engineer in another life. :-) Therefore it may not be as strong as it also says on the label. It is however expensive so that number is correct! Ordinary...
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    Czech Republic

    Hi Svante, Thanks or the information but one of my Czech Friends Lubos Roza will sort out my Licence and permits. Best Regards Robbie
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    Czech Republic

    Thanks Andy, I am heading out to the BRNO area so will avoid the crowds. I have fished the Valtava area a few times now so I am trying somewhere new. My friend Lubos lives there and assures me the fishing is great. Best Regards Robbie
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    Czech Republic

    Hi There, Just giving this a bump up. :-) I would be happy to give some free informal tuition during this trip and could probably arrange a days coaching from a World Champion if required. Best Regards Robbie
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    DIY Fishing trip to Austria

    Hi Lindsey, I could be up for that trip if there was a spare place. :-) Best Regards Robbie
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    Czech Republic

    Hi There, Anyone fancy a weeks River Fishing trip to the Czech Republic or perhaps another European destination. I am thinking of going in early June. Best Regards Robbie