Gwent Angling Society is proudly announcing it’s 2018 open skills day! Members, non-members, guests and families are very welcome to come and join us for this special day We will be running a series of demonstrations and masterclasses during the whole day to help improve your skills! Taking place on 26 May starting at [...]
Pink Czech Nymph Here's the video showing you how to tie a Pink Czech Nymph. Perfect for Grayling or Trout. Hook: Barbless Czech nymph hook size 10 to 6 Silk:Flour red 8/0 Rib 1: Invisible thread or 2lbs mono Rib 2: Fine gold oval Shell back: Tyers mate broad pearl Body: in 4 parts Lakeland [...]
Red Maggot Here is a video of how to tie the Red Maggot, perfect for Grayling and Trout. Hook size 10 Czech nymph hook Silk: 8/0 flo red Underbody: Lead wire Over body: Cream coloured latex strip or rubber band Head: as tying silk Varnished with Deer Creek UV Hard resin and blue light.
Simple Nymph Pattern Here is a video for a simple nymph pattern for the Grayling. It will also work nicely for trout. Hook size: 14 barbless Partridge Head: Tungsten bead 2mm Silk: as body material Body: Nymphit olive Thorax: Nymphit red Varnished with Deer Creek UV Hard resin and blue light.
How to Choose the Right fly - Flat-Winged (Diptera) Part 3 deals with the area of flat winged flies. Often over looked for rivers but are a main staple food item to fish in lakes. These include the midge (Chironomid) and similar types of insect. In the main they are again an advanced type of insect [...]