|Check out what's in the feature-packed November 2015 issue...|
In Hope For A Sea Trout
Scotland international angler Kevin Porteous goes afloat on the beautiful Loch Hope, in search of an end of season sea trout.
The Learning Curve Part 2.
Sky Sports’ Andy Ford heads to the River Itchen as his fly fishing journey continues when the river comes calling…
A new appointment at Draycote Water, the Irish Fly Fair, a huge Pitsford pike, details of the Knockaderry Cup and another success story for Casting For Recovery are just some of the news items on the fly fishing scene this month.
Flies For All Seasons
The Drunken Daddy is a fly that made Steve Cullen sit up in his boat seat, for more than one reason.
Drifts For... Trawsfyndd
In the last of the series George Barron shares his hotspots and flies for this North Wales venue.
John Horsey reports back on another successful European Team Final at Chew and Blagdon.
Kevin Porteous talks to Barry Robertson, team captain of Lintrathen, the winners of the 2015 Lexus Team final, to get the lowdown on their success.
Kieron Jenkins has another trio of flies to tie and try this month: the Strangler Cat, the Floating Corixa and the Nymph-It Pinky, all designed to put more fish on the bank!
Ask The Panel
To feed or not to feed; fast, splashy dry-fly risers; spider hackles and leader that keeps breaking are the questions you posed to the panel this month.
Getting Down With The Ladies
In the last of his series on grayling fishing, Kris Kent gives us the tactics needed to catch the Lady Of The Stream this winter, on a recent trip to the River Eden.
Two chances to subscribe to your favourite fly fishing magazine. It’s cheaper to subscribe than buy off the shelf!
Zero To Hero
In the first of a two-part series England international Ben Bangham shares his story on his rise on the competition scene – a journey that has taken him eight years to become part of England’s European team.
’Bows On Bleach
World famous for its wild brown trout fishing, Ireland has plenty to offer the fly angler through the close season, as Tom ‘Doc’ Sullivan finds out, with the rainbows in Bleach Lough.
Check out a huge Draycote brownie, a stunning Farmoor rainbow and a cracking river brown and small-water rainbow for young Noah Doris.
This month we have another happy Wychwood Winner, plus queries as to where all the big stillwater brown trout have gone and where to get a rod bag from! Send us your thoughts on anything fly fishy and WIN some great flies from Turrall. Get writing and start winning!
It’s All About The Angles
Wychwood Game brand manager Steve Cullen takes a trip to Belvoir Castle’s recently renovated Memorial Lakes to show us how to approach a new water with little background knowledge.
We take a trip back in the TFF archives to see what was going on in November 2005 and 2010. It was 10 years ago that a young Scottish angler was taken on as deputy editor…
The new Greys GR70 fly rod, Cookshill’s Zonker and Minkie strips and a superb fly line from Sunray are just some of the tackle items to come through the door of the TFF office this month.
Matchman Flies’ Carl Nixon warms up for winter when he takes his bugs and rabbit patterns to Derbyshire’s Press Manor trout lake. Will the trout like what they see?
With more than 50 years’ fly fishing under his belt we put TFF regular contributor David Heseltine in the hot seat.
It’s your chance to win one of the new Sunray International floating fly lines and a stunning Sunray Digital Camo Cap in our monthly competition. We have six lots to give away!
After the recent finals of many of the major fly fishing competitions we have the round-up from the Scierra Pairs and the Scottish National Trout Fly Fishing Championship.
Battle Of The Toothpicks!
Clark Colman waves his wand on two small northern streams to see if short rods are the most suitable weapon of choice for targeting brownies in confined spaces.
One Last Cast
Is your collection of fly-tying materials growing? Alan Bithell asks “Where do we put it all?”