The classic salmon fly. Traherne flies tied by the writer

A classic salmon fly has more than two centuries of history behind it. And is still evolving. Megan Boyd was known for tying exquisite salmon flies, watch the video of her working at salmon flies and fly-tying. Or take some practical advice on landing your fish from Mike Daunt’s how…

Catching a salmon on your own fly? Definitely on the fishing bucket list.

Megan Boyd became famous in her lifetime as a tyer of the most beautiful and effective salmon flies. She died at a nursing home in Golspie in 2001 but was born again recently in the film Kiss the Water, a documentary about her life and the bewitching flies she tied…

Fly Fishing

A true celebration of fly fishing, RISE is in it’s 8th year and brings gripping footage from Australia, New Zealand, Iceland, Costa Rica, Argentina, Tahiti, USA and Bolivia to screens across Europe in high definition. The Courthouse Hotel cinema in London will host the festival on Wednesday 14th May. Find…

Salmon fishing and the odds of landing a springer have improved dramatically in the last decade. Some of the best salmon fishing is now on our doorstep.