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The Fly Dressers' Guild

Established 1967
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This area of the website gives you access to our "Members Only" content, comprising:


  • an overview of the Guild Awards Scheme, and an invitation for members interested in the scheme to provide comments on the proposal 







  • articles on "Past Masters" - individuals who have made notable contributions to the world of fly tying and fly fishing
  • details on how to take advantage of Trade Members' discounts for Fly Dressers' Guild members
  • special offers for Fly Dressers' Guild members
  • if you are organising a fly tying event for the Guild or your Branch, do have a look at our Speakers' List and Support for Shows pages, which offer a number of useful resources
  • Simple links to all the PDF documents included throughout the rest of the website, for any members who experience technical problems opening the files on the other pages of this website 



To access the content in the Members' Area section of our website, please sign in above


If you have not already requested a username and password for this website (which only became active in March 2012), please click on the "Request Password" link above and enter the information requested. You will then receive an email with your user name and password. 


Do bear in mind that this process is not fully automated. We will endeavour to set up your access and respond within the week, but please bear with us if we get a deluge of requests in a short period of time. If you have any questions, please contact Malcolm Price, our Membership Secretary, on


PLEASE NOTE:  usernames and passwords used on the old "" website do not work on this one.  Please use the "Request Password" link above to get your new access details.


Notes regarding PDF documents on this website:

  • If you want to save a PDF document from this website onto your computer, you will need to open the document and then save the open document.

  • If you have problems opening the links to PDF documents on this website, please go to the Documents Library (available to FDG members only). 



This part of the website will only be as good and as original as we - the members - make it.  Please pitch in and provide material for it rather than just relying on others to contribute to it.


Contributions should be sent to Mike Doran at The principles in the Editorial Policy established for Flydresser will also be applied to contributions received for the website.







Last modified on 02 March, 2018