Catch return for week ending 28 July 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz

Rod average 2.1

It’s been a mixed week with Dries doing well some days and nymphs and lures on others, most anglers have had one or two fish and a lot of fish have been hooked and lost. Damsel nymph and Olive Zonker have been the most constant patterns with CDC shuttlecock and size 18 Parachutes the best dries.

Boat anglers A and B Chapman caught 25 between them on lures and nymphs keeping 7 for 21lb 8oz. Dermot Speart and Mike Gadd had 15 between them fishing from a drifting boat they kept eight for 25lb. Mike Ayton caught 15 from the culvert on Cats Whisker fished under an indicator, and Mark Walker caught 13 from the moor side on mini Cats whisker fished under an indicator. And Colin Green caught 12 from the moor side on Damsels.

Stocking this week with 230 rainbows Browns and Blues from 1lb 8oz to 6lb.

Top Lures: – Dawson’s Nomad, Black Nomad, Cats Whisker, Blob and Zonker

Top Nymphs: – Pheasant Tail, Black and Olive Buzzer, GRHE and Damsel Nymph.

Top Dry, s and Emergers: – CDC Shuttlecock, CDC Shipman’s, Klinkhammers and Daddy.