Fly Tying Materials, Tools, Flies & Fly Fishing Tackle Specialists

Everything you need from quality hand tied flies to fly fishing tackle and fly tying supplies. It does not matter what you prefer trout fly fishing, salmon fly fishing, winter grayling fishing or using flies for predators like pike or saltwater species you will find we have a massive range, delivered world-wide with award winning customer service. Stocking a huge range of flies and large stocks always available.  Whatever your preference salmon fishing, UK river fly fishing we can help with tackle advice always available and a dedicated tying materials department with major manufacturers all for speedy delivery worldwide. 

Our online order service is fully operational

We offer a mail order or click & collect service only.

Apologies but we are no longer open for customers to browse in store, we can assist customers outside by appointment once arranged by telephone.

Our operating hours are 9am-5pm GMT Monday to Friday.

We do not operate on bank holidays, additional delivery times apply.

Phone - 01757 333003

We ship daily world wide, and can offer advice by email, phone, or video (Facebook, Zoom) by appointment also.

Our standard postal method is via Royal Mail

  • UK: first class, proof of delivery
  • International: first class, tracked (where possible)

With fly fishing tackle from great suppliers like Greys, Wychwood, Shakespeare, Cortland, Airflo and others you can reset assurred of expert assistance and advice from our team. Having fished world-wide for species as diverse as Trout and Salmon to Golden Mahseer and big game fishing for Marlin and Sailfish our experts are ready to assist you.


UK Fly Fishing Specialists For Flies, Fly Fishing Tackle & Fly Tying

A leading supplier of gear for fly fishermen, deadly fly patterns for rainbow & brown trout,  pike, salmon flies and  fly patterns for every species from our massive selection. We have fly tying materials and tools to satisfy every fly tyers needs. Our range of tackle from Greys to Wychwood, from fly rods, fly flines to waders, specialist fly fishing luggage and all of the accessories needed by fly fishermen with advice as well.

We have won awards for customer service and believe in value and quality. Check our reviews from thousands of customers all around the world. Having delivered to over 50 countries from homes to fishing lodges for that last minute requirement.


Fly Fishing Advice

We are a bit different in that we are specialists who do not just sell - we advise and help. Our team of pro fishermen are here to help you we aim to enhance your fly fishing experience. With free monthly hatch charts telling you what is hatching and how to use to match the hatch. We produce our own range of videos to instruct and help you develop your skills and techniques. Our e-guides have been written on many different topics, delivered instantly to your desktop and we are even developing apps for your mobile phone and tablets!

Featured Products
Ahrex TP615 Trout Predator Long #1/0

Ahrex TP615 Trout Predator Long #1/0£6.95

Bug Bond Original

Bug Bond Original£19.70

Ahrex NS172 Curved Gammerus #8

Ahrex NS172 Curved Gammerus #8£6.95

Ahrex FW555 CZ Mini Jig Barbless #16

Ahrex FW555 CZ Mini Jig Barbless #16£6.95

Ahrex FW503 Dry Fly Light Barbless #20

Ahrex FW503 Dry Fly Light Barbless #20£6.95

Semperfli Spyder Thread 18/0 Black

Semperfli Spyder Thread 18/0 Black£1.75

Ahrex HR410 Tying Single #8

Ahrex HR410 Tying Single #8£6.95

The Essential Fly Fishing Shop
The Essential Fly Fishing Shop
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