It usually takes me weeks to psyche myself up for a long drive south as frequent congestion makes our roads painfully slow these days. So when I eventually got my reluctant backside into gear the plan was to kill several birds with one stone. Fulling Mill have been banging on at me for a while now to pay them a visit and update our existing range of flies. Better still, technical manger Steve Carew and I decided a spot of field testing might be an idea, just to be sure the latest patterns still worked! So following the usual mundane office stuff, we hit a nearby chalkstream.
~Steve Carew finds success with a potential new pattern~