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. 

Still Delivering Despite Covid19

Our online order service is
fully operational

Help - Phone 01757 333003

Our retail shop is closed as under the Covid-19 guidelines as we do not feel we are able to offer safe distancing in a retail environment so are continuing mail order and click and collect only.

We are shipping daily, can offer advice by email, or video (Facebook, Zoom) as by appointment also.

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.

 

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 FW502 - Dry Fly Light Barbed #10

Ahrex FW502 - Dry Fly Light Barbed #10£6.95

Ahrex FW570 - Dry Long Barbed #14

Ahrex FW570 - Dry Long Barbed #14£6.95

Bug Bond - Lite

Bug Bond - Lite£17.40

Classic Waxed Thread 12/0 240 Yards - Tan

Classic Waxed Thread 12/0 240 Yards - Tan£2.99

Marc Petitjean - Tool Set - #1

Marc Petitjean - Tool Set - #1£121.00

Ahrex FW511 - Curved Dry Hook Barbless #14

Ahrex FW511 - Curved Dry Hook Barbless #14£6.95

Semperfli Nano Silk Pro 20D White

Semperfli Nano Silk Pro 20D White£5.50

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Beadhead Grhe Gold Ribbed Hares Ear Collection

Beadhead Grhe Gold Ribbed Hares Ear Collection£12.00

  (2)10 beadhead flies
sizes 14 & 16
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