Fly fishing is one of the oldest of the angling disciplines and has been a part of angling history since the early Roman period. The sport has retained its popularity to this day for being different to conventional fishing. With most styles of
Many anglers will overlook fly fishing for being too difficult or too expensive, which, we, here at Angling Direct want to change your mind on.
Spring brings a perfect time to get into Fly Fishing. It is an awesome way to spend a few hours targeting
Ready for cooler temperatures? Good news, autumn is here bringing with it a load more fishing opportunities.
When is Autumn?
Autumn or Fall covers the months September, October and November before transitioning to winter weather in December. With
To celebrate the recent opening of Angling Direct Nottingham we are hosting an in-store Grand Opening on 1st June 2019. The day is set to be something of an extravaganza with several big-name brands joining us on the day; Korda, Gerbolino,
Super Saturday 25th May; Rayleigh, Reading, Slough, StokeThis coming weekend welcomes Angling Direct’s biggest ever line-up of open days up and down the country. Our open days are a great opportunity to get involved in the wider fishing community
The Smart Money Says … Black Is The New BlackAngling Direct is back in black, with a host of Black Friday deals that will take care of 2018's gift shopping for the anglers in your life well ahead of schedule, and the peace of mind of knowing your
Have you ever caught ‘the lady of the stream’? Probably the most beautiful of all British fish species, and an awesome target for the autumn and winter. Grayling are perfectly wild fish that inhabit running water; they can be caught on a variety
Fly fishing is as much about aesthetics as it is angling, and, in most peoples’ minds, probably prompts images of expensive ‘country casuals’, canvas and leather satchels, and sleek spaniels waiting patiently at the water’s edge.The good news
Another Saturday, another brand new Angling Direct store well and truly welcomed onto the scene. Angling Direct Preston was, as ever, another Grand Opening in which the support of customers from near and far was truly overwhelming.The day started
Fly fishing conjures images of country estates and landed gentry, ghillies and tweed. It sounds expensive, and its marketing campaigns certainly tend towards the luxury lifestyle rather than the everyday potential.However, as with all aspects of