Andrew Cartwright Game Angling

Area of Operation: Wales

Fly fishing instructor Andrew CartwrightFly fishing Andrew Cartwright

Situated in the Upper Severn Valley at Caersws, Andrew has been fly fishing for more than 30 years. He is passionate about Trout and Grayling fishing in the upper Severn, Wye and Dee areas and takes an active interest in the conservation and well-being of the Rivers.

Name: Andrew Cartwright
Website: www.acgameangling.com
E-mail: acgameangling@btinternet.com
Phone: 01686 688 196
Qualifications: GAIA
Instruction: River, Lake, Reservoir, Saltwater
Levels: Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: No

Andrew would like to share share his passion by teaching both children and adults in all forms of fly casting, tying, game angling, spinning and bait casting.

As well as being a fully licensed and qualified Coach Andrew is a first aider, CRB cleared, certified in child protection, member of the Game Angling Instructors Association, Salmon and Trout Association, Grayling Society and Angling Trust. You can find his blog at flyfishinwales.wordpress.com.

 

Fishing Class

Area of Operation: South East and home counties – Bewl Water, Grafham & Farmoor reservoirs

chris reeves fly fishing

Chris Reeves, fly fishing instructor

Chris offers a wide variety of guided trips covering reservoirs, rivers and lakes and ponds.
Rather than concentrating solely on casting, Chris’ focus is across the whole range of fishing skills.

Name: Chris Reeves
Website: www.fishingclass.co.uk/Pages/default.aspx
E-mail: chris.reeves@fishingclass.co.uk
Phone: 019323 41043
Qualifications: GAIA, L2 Coarse and Game angling
Instruction: River, Lake, Reservoir
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: No

He also offers fly tying tuition to all levels both single lessons and structured courses.

 

Fishing With Style

Area of Operation: Yorkshire – Kilnsey Park, The River Wharfe, The River Nidd

Fly fishing with Stephen and Christine Cheetham

Fly fishing with Stephen Cheetham

Private fly fishing instruction and guiding on a one to one basis at various venues throughout Yorkshire.

Name: Fishing with Style
Website: www.fishingwithstyle.co.uk
E-mail: sales@fishingwithstyle.co.uk
Phone: 01132507244
Qualifications: GAIA
Instruction: River, Lake, Reservoir, Pond
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: no
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: Can be arranged on request

Stephen runs residential fly fishing courses at Malham Tarn in conjunction with The Field Studies Council.

Corporate days can be arranged for groups of up to five or six.

Mike Hobbs – proangler.co.uk

Area of Operation: Bristol areaBlagdon Reservoir, Chew Valley, Barrows, Jacklands

mike hobbs fly fishing

Fly fishing instructor Mike Hobbs

Mike offers fly casting tuition from beginner to advanced improver.

Name: Mike Hobbs
Website: www.proangler.co.uk/
E-mail: mikehobbs@proangler.co.uk
Phone: 07802 177 039
Qualifications: GAIA, L2CCA
Instruction: Lake, Reservoir
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: Can arrange on request

Take advantage of guided boat fishing on Blagdon and Chew Valley reservoirs, as well as bank fishing at the Barrows and Jacklands nr Bristol.

Corporate entertainment is available, as are taster sessions for beginners with all tackle supplied.

Why not treat someone special with one of Mike’s Gift vouchers?

Fly Fishing 4 you

Area of Operation: Surrey / Sussex / Kent / Hampshire

Fly fishing with Alan Purnell and Clive Sparke

Fly fishing with Alan Purnell

Fly fishing with Clive Sparke

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Alan Purnell and Clive Sparke
Website: www.flyfishing4you.co.uk
E-mail: clive@flyfishing4you.co.uk OR alan@flyfishing4you.co.uk
Phone: 07768 032 334/ 01342715039
Qualifications: ADB, L2CCA, GAIA
Instruction: River, Lake, Reservoir, Pond, Salt water
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: Can arrange on request

1 to 1 Tuition – Novices from beginner through experienced.

Group Tuition – Novices from beginner to experienced – with an instructor – pupil ratio of 1:4 or less.

Parent and child Sessions – Pupil Ratio 1:4 or less.

Corporate and special Occasions – due to the number of variables, events are tailored to meet individuals exact requirements and budgets.  Please contact directly for more information.

 

Castwell Flyfishing

Area of Operation: Anglian Water Reservoirs, River Granta, or even casting tuition on your local playing field.

john reynolds fly fishing instruction

John Reynolds fly fishing instruction

“From hourly lessons to full day courses and limited chalkstream fishing on my river”

Name: John Reynolds
Website: http://www.flycastinginstruction.co.uk/home
E-mail: jwatsonreynolds@gmail.com
Phone: 01223 893 106
Qualifications: APGAI, Level 2 UKCC, GAIC
Instruction: River, Lake, Reservoir, Pond, Salt water
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: No

John Reynolds has been fly fishing for over fifty years. He is a qualified APGAI fly fishing and fly casting instructor, a British Fly Casting Club instructor, an Anglian Water instructor, a fishing guide, and tournament caster. Based in Cambridge, he has fly fished all over the world. He also providea fly fishing for predator coarse fish on the lower River Cam, and some limited days on his stretch of chalkstream on the upper Cam for wild brown trout.

Hemmingways and Tiddlers

Area of Operation: Lake District and south west Scotland

Fly fishing with Eric A Hope

GAIA registered. Qualified fly casting instruction for trout and salmon.
Guided boat fishing trips lure, fly and bait, for Pike and perch on the lakes and rivers of the beautiful English Lake District.

Instruction: River, Lake, Salt water

Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Guided fishing: Yes

Corporate Groups: Yes

Fishing tackle provided: Yes

Onsite shop: No

Accommodation: Can arrange on request

Website: www.hemmingwaysfish.co.uk

Email: eric@hemmingwaysfish.co.uk

Mobile: 07771763067

Hotchkiss Fly Fishing

Area of Operation: Wiltshire, Berkshire and Hampshire.

John Hotchkiss, fly fishing instructor

Qualified trout casting tuition. Expert guided chalkstream trout fishing on the Test, Itchen, Avon, Kennet and tributaries.

Name: John Hotchkiss
Website: www.hotchkissflyfishing.co.uk/
E-mail: john@hotchkissflyfishing.co.uk
Phone: 01980 630717
Qualifications: GAIA
Instruction: River, Lake
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: Can arrange on request

Corporate chalkstream fishing days a speciality.
Overseas Icelandic,Norwegian and Russian salmon fishing and New Zealand wild brown trout trips arranged.

Lancashire Fly Fishing

Area of Operation: Lancashire – Curley’s fly fishery and Horwich near Bolton

Fly fishing with Mike Roden

Fly fishing with Mike Roden

Mike is a full time, APGAI qualified fly fishing instructor.

He provides expert tuition for complete beginners right through to advanced techniques including both single handed and double handed casting.

All disciplines can be taught – Trout, Salmon, Grayling, Sea-Trout, Pike.  Saltwater fly fishing is available and also, fly fishing from from boat, bank or float tube.

Instruction: River, Lake, Reservoir, Pond, Salt water

Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Guided fishing: Yes

Corporate Groups: Yes

Fishing tackle provided: Yes

Onsite shop: No

Accommodation: Can be arranged on request

Website: www.lancashireflyfishing.co.uk

Email: mike@lancashireflyfishing.co.uk

Phone: 07786682272

Rutland Fly Fishing Adventures

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Success with Rutland Fly Fishing!

Rutlland’s Rob Waddington boasts the Silver Award  for best visitor experience in the East Midlands.

Fun, interesting and  informative half days and full days, Rob offers his expertise for individuals, couples and groups.  He runs team building events including fishing from motor boats on Europe’s finest trout lake, Rutland Water.  There are 26 miles of shoreline and 3,500 acres of trout filled water.

Rob also teaches salmon fishing and spey casting, river fishing and predator fly fishing. His blog offers more detail on this, as well as an entertaining read!

Lakeside guest accommodation available by arrangement.

Website: www.rutlandwaterflyfishing.co.uk
E-mail: rob@rutlandwaterflyfishing.co.uk
Phone: 01572 722422
Qualifications: GAIA, L2CCA
Levels: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Guided Fishing: Yes
Instruction for Corporate Groups: Yes
Onsite Shop: No
Fishing tackle provided: Yes
Accommodation: Yes

Rob tells us:

If you’re new to fly fishing it can be so different from your preconceived idea of fishing. This is an exciting, active and fascinating branch of the sport.

My team and I can help teach you the skills and knowledge needed to learn to fly fish and help you to catch a trout or two!

Let’s go fishing; you’ll have the time of your life!

Rob Waddington
Owner, Head Coach and Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing Guide.

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