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57 Fly Tyer’s Guide Learn to how to tie something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue.

64 What’s On The Menu?


Welsh international George Barron reveals his flies to catch those tricky, yet rewarding August trout. 68 Must-Have Accessories Polarising sunglasses are essential for flyfishers, offering eye protection and amazing fish-spotting opportunities.

70 Go With The Flow River experts John Tyzack and John Pearson tackle a small tailwater and find that it offers exceptional fishing.

76 ClickandFish Challenge Is your fish featured in this special TFF challenge?

80 Total Tackle We review some of the hot new fly fishing gear in your local tackle shop.

85 & 86 Subscriptions Subscribe to TFF and receive some wonderful fly lines, or get three issues for just £3!

87 Diary Of A Novice Our newbie angler, Jonathan Dooley, finally finds out what ‘the hang’ is all about, then puts it to very good use.

90 Mixing Traditional With Modern


By combining old fly patterns with up-to-date lures you’ll increase your catch rate, says England international Simon Robinson.

97 Greys £1,200 Competition


We have three sets of Greys GRXi 10ft 7-wt rods and GX500 reels, along with a case of Ultrathon Insect Repellent to be won in this great competition.

98 Parton’s Parting Shot “A bad workman blames his tools, a good one can’t!” says an enlightened Steve Parton as he talks tackle. 05