June 13th, 2014

Top Tips for Summer 2014 Bass Fly Fishing!

by AllanS


Summer UK Bass FishingInterest in fly fishing for bass has grown massively in recent years, so much so that it’s now a regular part of the fishing calendar for many fly fishers. As a sport, bass fly fishing has a lot going for it, if you can get to the coast it’s free, the tackle required is limited and bass are a hard fighting true game fish. Read more »

May 29th, 2014

Ladies, Would You Like to Try Fly Fishing?

by AllanS


Gilly BatesJoin accomplished professional fly fishing instructor Gilly Bate at Sportfish Reading to find out more about this wonderful hobby. Gilly will take you through the basics of fly fishing in a relaxed and informal half-day session at our purpose built facilities. There’s a lot to learn but Gilly will get your fly fishing career off to a flying start with a fun morning split between indoor sessions and practical casting and fishing on the lake. Read more »

May 22nd, 2014

Improve Your Speycasting with a World Champion!

by LeeB


Scott Mackenzie LessonsVisit Sportfish Reading on the weekend of 7th/8th June 2014 and get a half hour speycasting lesson with three times world champion Scott Mackenzie. Spaces are strictly limited to fourteen half hour sessions over the weekend so hurry and book in advance. These one to one lessons are only £30 so we expect them to go quickly. Only one lesson per person can be booked. Read more »

May 14th, 2014

Allan’s Guide to Summer Sea-Trout Fishing

by AllanS


Sea Trout GuideWe are just coming into the summer sea-trout fishing season. Sea-trout are an enigmatic quarry worthy of considerable effort on the part of the angler and this will probably involve some loss of sleep! There is no doubt that night fishing will give the best chance of success when the river is at normal summer level. Read more »

May 7th, 2014

Fulling Mill at the 2014 Reading Show!

by LeeB


Fulling Mill ShowFulling Mill are the UK’s premium fly and accessory supplier with over 3000 products in their range. Only the best materials are sourced from around the globe, paying particular attention to the quality of hooks – this makes them truly world class. Join them at the 2014 Sportfish Reading Show weekend where their experts will be on hand for advice & guide you to the correct purchase. Read more »