5 Essential flies

Derek has been a member of AFAC since 1975 and an Honorary Life Member since 2002.  The 5 essential flies nominated are traditional flies from 'way-back' covering the 3 basic methods of fly fishing, ie nymph, dry and lure. 

5 items you must initially buy

Here is my list of the first five items you must buy to start fishing seriously. Whatever you do, don’t make an impulse purchase - take a walk down the aisle of your chosen supplier and ask a professional for their advice. Then go away and think about it. You might need to save up to buy the right one, but it’s worth spending a bit more to get a quality product.

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