Catch return for week ending 30 June 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz

Rod average 2.6

Anglers fishing from bank and boat have had some good sport with a lot of fish feeding in the on top 3 feet of water,

Graham Hill caught 23 including a stunning 9lb rainbow mostly on dries from the Whitby end of the dam.
Ian Morrison caught 13 from the holly bush on cat’s whisker keeping 4 for 15lb, Mark Walker had 16 from the dam wall and Keith Bunnett had 9 in 2hours on Klinkhammers from the top moor side block including 2 browns of around 3lb. Boat anglers Andrew Davison and Ray Barrat caught 18 off the top and Ian Mclay caught 12 on lures fished quite deep keeping 4 for 10lb. Anglers reported hooking and loosing a lot of fish. As reported last week we have some very big fish from 16lb to 20lb in Lockwood and they all have full tails.

Stocking this week with 230 rainbows and browns from 2lb to 6lb.

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

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.