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    Rod for general lough style fishing Ireland.

    I still own several B&W 11.3 and fish the lighter line one from time to time
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    Skeleton Beadle (variation)

    its reminicent of a shadow shrimp ,a pattern from the 80s which had a article in T&S ! thats because of the tippet cut out !
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    Understanding Casting

    Some folks are great casters not all of those can teach well . I did a Falkus 5 day speycasting course many years ago ,had a great time met a few folk I still talk to some 30 years later ,yes I was about able to do the standard cast ,but hey 5 days ! Mick Bloke Bell had my son casting the single...
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    Ultimate stockie bashing

    I really dont know ,the owner of the beat sold of half of it and it was not value for me at the time .
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    Ultimate stockie bashing

    Re the Chess rainbows ,I had a rod on the stretch below Latimer Park for 3 /4 years back in early 80s We caught a few but mainly browns . they did seem different to the derbyshire ones and didnt reach large sizes frow what I saw . the last year I had a rod the river started to smell of sewerage...
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    Mortimer and Whitehouse.

    What he said !!!!
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    Best dry fly rod

    Ht 4 from sexyloops.#previously would haave said harrison 9ft#4 and even before that a bucknall britewater in the same make up !
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    Guess the weight 2

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    The Fly Tiers Guild, Date confusion?

    Neil why not contact the Pub ,they might know !
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    Walker's Mayfly Nymph

    If i am not wrong (possible) the #11 fly is the earlier version dressed with ostritch herl ,not angora wool !
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    Radnorshire Wildlife Trust-Save the Wye campaign

    In my case I have no likely hood of fishing the wye again ,but did send my comments .
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    Silver Creek Fly rod 7' #4/5

    I seem to remember them being sold by Mullarkeys !
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    Anyone use Asso fluoro?

    asso has served me well ,finer for stated bs than Fulling mill !
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    Daiwa Lochmor Z 10' 7#

    Just a shame about currane .
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    Float tube for tall guy.

    My Shakey tube just gone on classified !
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    Shakespeare Float tube Sold as it was

    Due to severe COPD my tubing days are done . Collect from Highbury ,London and its yours with fins ! No Charge
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    Unhappy camper.

    Ben the green ashtray was set up proper ,not like you rebels and those europeans!
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    Unhappy camper.

    tottally strange I have memories of not even noticing the slope on arivall in the green ashtray (peugot 406)
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    Orvis on the High Street

    Walthamstow fly fishers have discount at both orvis and farlows for their members !
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    Orvis on the High Street

    Thats not forgetting Farlowes just a strolll away