Just spoke to the bil about yesterday's trip to Brenig. They got there late so went straight to Ring of Stones because the wind was blowing of v/c bank and up the res, started fishing towards the bird sanctuary. 3hrs later Kev had 3, bil nil all on floater and a black tadpole. After a cup of...
Did not happen Jim. Saw one fly this year that's all. Ian my two mates went up last thursday and had a good day 6/9 on black tadpole and a red fritz. They are up there again today so will report later how they got on.
John & Ceri came to our local fly tying club to give a demo. The lure was maribou (any colour)
tail and body, body tied sedgehog style. Can't remember what went between the body m/b,
if it had a gold head or if it was weighted. Supose it was up to you. I think John goes as Rusty on here.
John Davies who I think is a member here had a lot to do with this lure. If I remember it is the tying of the fly that was on the forum not the colour. John and his son used to fish a lot of small waters and every fish caught was put down to the Welsh Witch, hence the fly became the lure to...
Some people are having good days but the majority are struggling ie 1or2 fish. Just had last weks email and one angler had 17 off Hafod Lom. I think this angler had a few pods of recently stocked fish pass him. The fish are there but they are not playing ball at the moment.
I bought a pair of L/C leather lined wellies from Ray Ward,Reigate twenty years ago. Used them for shooting and fishing for 20yrs. Still going strong, only used for shooting now. Treated myself to a pair of Hanwag boots last year and so far very pleased with them.
This weeks trip to Brenig started with it looking like a millpond just a small ripple down the middle. Decided to go straight to Tower Bay for a change. Arrived at T/B to be confronted with wall to wall fishermen. So once again it was a Green Bank start, all started with the daddies and after...
Had the weekly trip to Brenig last week with the gang. We started at the Girder as usual, after talking to Paul and the rangers they told us daddies was the way to go. Tackled up with daddie on the point and a Keiron Jenkins commorant on the dropper. the other two with single daddie. Second cast...