In case the UK readers have not noticed there is a general election coming up pretty soon. It throws up many questions about who to vote for. In the past I would probably have voted for the green party but after their pretty intense …and I can only call in anti angling manifesto I do [...]
Around 11 years ago I worked in a nursing home at the “top” of Clydebank…..Duntocher, just next to Faifley (sp). I used to get a bus from my flat to Duntocher and then a minibus would come down from the Nursing home and pick me up to take me and the rest of the staff [...]
On a similar theme to the last post I see I have just sped past the 10000 visitor mark. That is 10000 unique visitors, not to be confused with “hits” which can essentially be just a bot bumping into your site
Thats against ::Total Page Hits: 28948 in the last couple of months!
Just noticed that this little blog is sitting at number 30 of the top 100 blogs with regards to total hits from blogpatrol.
Another one of thos posts where I tell you how people get here from the search engines
Last 20 searches to get here::
26/03/2005 11:33:47 fly fishing for carp (Yahoo)
26/03/2005 10:58:06 kylie glasgow (Google) 26/03/2005 10:05:47 hummingbird Smartcast (Netscape) 26/03/2005 09:33:38 “Czech Nymphing” (Google) 26/03/2005 09:07:27 fly tying storage (Google) 26/03/2005 08:33:45 Jamie Olivers [...]
There is a new Gierach Book!! out……..
Looks very very nice, over the winter his books make you want to tie flies, grow a beard and fish bamboo!!
As soon as I posted that I may go fishing this week for the first time this season the rain started.
Red wine, lovely…..I seem to be going through bottles of the stuff lately, itâ€™s like rocket fuel (you will get that joke I you actually LIVE in Glasgow) Anyway, the old emails from people seem to have trailed off from the usual suspects in the last month or so, I can only imagine [...]
Flies you just dont want to fish!!
Some peoples flies just look too good to fish!! It made me think what makes a populour fly tier. In the states you have people like AK Best who are obviously masters at what they do but when it comes to the UK I was trying to work [...]
It is a lovely day. It is warm outside and if I was at the river I could probably catch a trout on the dry fly. I am pretty sure there would have been a hatch of flies at around miidday. Instead I had to clean out all the junk that has accumulated over the [...]