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Branch Library

Following an extremely kind donation of fly tying materials and books by Mr Stephen Druce of Malvern the committee has decided that we should start a small lending library so that all members may access the books. John Bergdahl has agreed to administer this new scheme which we will run for 12 months and then […]

Blood and guts

We were visited this week by John Blackbourn, father of Dave, and himself a FDG member over in Lincolnshire when he graphically illustrated how to remove skin/pelt from dead game. Our members were captivated at the sight of John with sleeves rolled up wrestling with the corpses of an English partidge and a rabbit and […]

Demonstration by Pete Webb

This week we had an evening demonstration by the inimitable Pete Webb who showed us several flies and associated techniques. During the evening Pete filled the odd bout of silence with a joke or two. All I can say Pete is – stick to fly tying and don’t give up your day job to become […]