Saturday, 15 February 2014

British Fly Fair Internatonal show 2014.

 Well last weekend was the best show of the year, for all who are into fly tying and fishing. and have to say this one always gets better every year, if you did not make it this year make sure you go next year. above myself doing my thing when not fishing, Just cant thank cookshill for running such a fine show.
 Above, Gareth Lewis the micro fly man. Gareth is a great mate of mine, and have watch him tying his flies on size 32 hooks just amazing.
 And above, one of the up and coming tiers. i say that but Llan seems to have been around for an age. and a fine tier of small flies,
 And above, the one and only Hans . he was tying next to me and have to say, what a treat to watch him tie.
 Paul Harkin was also tying, just love his spey flies.
 The MASTER, Paul Little. what can we say about him, just an out of this world tier. and a pleasure to watch tying,
 Above Scott Kane DEERCREEK PRO TIER, one of the made Scotch men that were at the show, i was in the same room at the hotel with Scott what a snorrrrrrer
 Above Mascus Hoffman Sweden and DEERCREEK pro tier, amazing tier of realistic flies. and a fine drinker to boot.
 Above, some more of the DEERCREEK pro tiers, L to R Andy Sanders, Chris Rawle and Dave Linsay. all to guys and tiers,
 Above Steffen Jones, like myself on of the many WELSH tiers.

 Above Gary, Head bailiff on the Bywell beat on the Tyne, and Mr Tyne toucan.
And above, Barry Ord Clark, and Dave Edwards (bondbug).
 Above, Ryan Houston Ireland, great all round tier.
 Andres Meiges, Netherlands top pike fly tier.

 And Darryl Mooney keeping  Partridge boys in check, great bunch and the best hooks you can get.
 My old mate Pete Kealey, one of northern Irelands top tiers.
 Paul Van Den Driesche, Neatherlands top realistic tiers.
Above, Dean Armstrong lovely salmon fly tier from Northern Ireland.

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