We meet every Thursday night at 7.30 pm September to April at Patcham Community Centre in Brighton. Check out the current programme.

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Whether new to fly fishing or are a seasoned campaigner our 'Hints & Tips' section has something for you.

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Welcome to our pages Fishing reel and flies

Welcome to the Sussex Fly Dressers' Guild website. Whether you are a novice taking your first steps in fly fishing or a seasoned addict, we hope you will find everything you need to know in these pages.

Feel free to browse around the site but above all don't forget to contact us, either by telephone, email or best of all in person at one of our meetings where there will always be warm welcome and a cup of tea. We hope you enjoy your visit to the site and good fishing!

Click here to find out more about us.

Click here to link to our auction page. A fantastic resorce for bargain priced materials, tackle and books on fly tying and fishing!

SOUTH OF ENGLAND GAME SHOW – Ardingly, 1st & 2nd OCTOBER 2016

Come and visit our stand at this prestigious show. We will be demonstrating fly-tying and will be happy to discuss the art and indeed any aspect of fly-fishing. Have a go yourself or just ask about any aspect of fly-tying. You can also join us on the spot or gather information about the Flydressers’ Guild and its nationwide network of Branches.

iFish 2016

2015 was the most successful yet – the new venue at Ardingly proved to be ideal. Tthis year’s show which will be on Sunday 27th November 2016 at the Queen’s Jubilee Hall, South of England Showground, Ardingly, RH17 6TL – make note of the date and download the flyer with complete details here.! 


Our next auction will be held on Thursday 20th October 2016 at: 

Patcham Community Centre 
Ladies Mile Road
Brighton, BN1 8TA

314 lots of Fishing Tackle (Game, Coarse, and Sea), Flies, Fly Tying Tools, Materials, Miscellaneous Items and Books.
Viewing from 6.45 pm and the auction will start promptly at 7.30 pm. Click here to download the catalogue.