On the water

Fly fishing trips out on UK small still water venues and reservoirs and maybe some rivers if we get the chance. We do a big 3 day trip each year so watch out for that one!

Farmoor – June 2020

Three weeks after my last trip, I decided to have another day fishing at Farmoor. There had been lot...

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Farmoor Reservoir – May 2020

A couple of days after Coronavirus lockdown was relaxed and we could go fishing again, I booked a da...

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Draycote – March 2020

Winter fishing at Farmoor

Bewl Reservoir – Nov19

Draycote – September 2019

Mini Tour – July 2019

After years of thinking and talking about river fishing, Beardy Paul and I finally decided to bite t...

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Beardy Bros on Tour 2019

For our tour to the Midlands Reservoirs this year we decided to mix things up and fish Eyebrook, Rut...

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Blagdon – April 2019

After years of reading about Blagdon, I finally decided to treat myself to a day on this historic wa...

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Farmoor has awoken! April 2019

Arlington Reservoir in East Sussex

Arlington Reservoir is a very picturesque reservoir located in East Sussex near Eastbourne. Surround...

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World Bank Masters – Elinor

Beardy Paul and I have entered the pairs World Bank Masters at Farmoor for the last few years. It to...

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Eyebrook March 2019

Beardy Paul and I have fished the World Bank Masters competition at Farmoor for the last few years. ...

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Draycote – March 2019

Winter Reservoir fishing 2019

Farmoor – October 2018

Draycote – October 2018

Beardy Bros on tour 2018

Farmoor Reservoir – June 2018

Often, in fishing, things conspire against you (or seem to anyway); maybe the conditions are not ide...

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My go to winter fly

Winter Reservoir Fishing

Buzzers in January

Fry time?

Fish, at last!

Summer fishing

Summer fishing, particularly from the bank, seems to be a bit hit and miss most years but with the l...

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Has summer come to early?

Sedge time! Farmoor May 2017

After a busy few weeks, I managed to get an afternoon pass on the last May bank holiday for an after...

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A FAB weekend at Eyebrook

Every year we go away for 3 days on an epic fishing marathon. Last year we went to Eyebrook and love...

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Early season reservoir fishing