River Outings

Glorious Grayling

English: Starling and Purple soft-hackle fly. Body of purple silk and hackled with starling feather. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Friday 3rd February 2017, and with bright sunshine I set off for the Holywell beat to have a pop at some grayling. The weather was beautiful, and I have to say that I might even have been overdressed, feeling a bit warm when the sun was warming me up from the opposite bank. It was good to see a Ferryhill angler out [...]