|Check out what's in the feature-packed December 2015 issue...|
Turning The Ladies’ Heads
Wychwood’s Mike Low heads to the River Clyde to see if his Squirmy Wormys will tame its tricky grayling.
The Learning Curve Part 3. Time For The Big One
Sky Sports’ Andy Ford goes afloat on Bewl’s 700 acres. How will he fair under the guidance of England international Billy Rankin?
Introducing our brand-new fly-tying competition The Big Tie Off with Turrall. The results from the Autumn International and a royal visit are just some of the news items this month.
Flies For All Seasons
Steve Cullen ties the Bobesh Bug, a pattern for those winter grubbing grayling.
Greys ProTeam member Euan Miller shows you how to make the most of fly fishing for pike this winter.
The Best Of The Best!
TFF editor Andy Taylor reports back on the final of the South West Lakes Trust Best of the Best at Wimbleball Lake. Who walked away with the cheque for £2,000?
Kieron Jenkins has three fish-catching patterns for you this month, the Wrapped Minky Fry, Micro Sparkle Midge and Hot Coral Taddy.
Ask The Panel
Which rod, lines to dye for, booby eyes and tippet queries are the questions you asked for guidance on this month.
David Heseltine shares his fry patterns and places to try at Pitsford Reservoir as he goes in search of the end of season fry feeders.
Tom ‘Doc’ Sullivan heads to southeast Ireland to sample the quality fishing to be had at Waterford’s Carrigavantry Lake.
NEW SERIES On The Bank
In the start of a new series focusing on stillwater venues, we head to Shropshire’s Ellerdine Lakes. And who better to show the hotspots and flies than fishery manager Edward Upton.
A double-figure brownie, 20lb Loynton rainbow and young Declan Walby’s first trout form part of our winning entries. Get your entries in NOW to win some great Snowbee prizes!
This month you shared your thoughts on the importance of life jackets when boat fishing, hiking boots or wading boots and which feathers best suit the John Storey Fly.
The European Experience
In the second part on his success in competition fishing, Ben Bangham relives his experiences of the European Championship in Italy this autumn.
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The Grayling Society’s Kris Kent shares his thoughts and experiences as he sits in the hot seat.
Check out the Hothead Tungsten Buzzers from Ian’s Flies, the cosy Country Fleece from Snowbee, the Leeda Volare Chestwaders and the assortment of other great tackle and flies to come into our office this month.
Winter Dries And Micro Flies
Matchman Flies’ Carl Nixon heads to the Welsh Dee to see if its grayling are still up for small dries and micro flies.
It’s your chance to win some quality Kenai clothing from Scierra in our monthly competition.
We take a trip back in the TFF archives to see what was going on in December 2005 and 2010.
The Scierra Pairs Interview
TFF editor Andy Taylor catches up with Scierra Pairs organiser and England international Phil Dixon to find out more about this growing competition.
Clark Colman resists the temptation to reach for the lures to see if the trout in Maran Lakes will take a dry in December.
One Last Cast
Commercial fly tyer Alan Bithell asks… Have you got “gizmalogical gadgetitus?”