Herts Branch Flydressers Guild Programme 2017/18

The main meetings start at 8.00pm, the fly tying classes at 8.30pm. Meetings typically finish around 10.30pm. There is a raffle during the main meeting of which prizes can include fly tying tools, materials, books etc. There is a £3.00 door entry fee for the main meeting and a £2.00 entry fee for the fly tying classes.

Occasionally, our programme changes at short notice - please check our Twitter feed for any changes.

When there is a fly tying demonstration, it is displayed on a projector screen so everyone can see comfortably.

You can keep up to date with the branch's meetings by checking out www.twitter.com/fdgherts.

Membership to the Branch is available all year - see our Membership Secretary for details.



11th September "Open Evening" Come along to see what the Branch is all about! FREE ENTRY, Tying demonstrations, Raffle, Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Advice
9th October Ryan McCullough (USA) Midges and dries as small as you dare
16th October Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Black Buzzer
Intermediate Class - Greenwell's Glory (Wet and Dry)
Advanced Class - Rachis Cruncher
13th November Stoyan Filipov
Nymphs, Emergers and Streamers
20th November Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Black and Peacock Spider
Intermediate Class - Deerstalker (Mayfly Spinner)
Advanced Class - Dry Ant (Parachute Style)
11th December Theo Pike Restoration and continuing care – River Wandle
18th December Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Pitsford Pea
Intermediate Class - Invicta
Advanced Class - Royal Wulff
8th January '18 Tying Tricks and Tips
NO TYING CLASSES THIS MONTH
12th February Dave Provan, Bob and Nick Ring Three Old “Geysers” in Iceland
19th February Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Montanna Nymph
Intermediate Class - La Fontaine Hatching Sedge Pupae
Advanced Class - Dunkeld
12th March AGM
19th March Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Black Pennell
Intermediate Class - Big Red and Bob's Bits
Advanced Class - Mayfly Wally Wing
9th April Phil Holding Successful Flies for Rivers
16th April Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Pheasant Tail Nymph
Intermediate Class - Clan Chief Muddler
Advanced Class - Stimulator
14th May Casting Clinic Angling Direct Holidays' Phil Barker, and Roger Miles, Instructor from the British Fly Casting Club
21st May Fly Tying Classes; Novices,
Intermediate & Advanced.
Novice Course - Zulu
Intermediate Class - Shrimp
Advanced Class - After Eight (Married Wing Pattern)
11th June TBA


The Programme can change at short notice - for confirmation please email: regan.skinner@btopenworld.com or see www.twitter.com/fdgherts