Catch return for week ending 5th May 2007

Rod average 3.8

John McGarrell got among the fish again and caught 45 over two days on lures from the dam and the moorside, Colin Lynas Caught 17 from the dam on Dawson’s Nomad, Graham Hill had 14 from the moor side on Hares Ear. M Jefferson caught 10 from the dam keeping 3 for 12lb best a 5lb 4oz Brown.

Boat anglers Mick Trayner and John Heppell caught 43 fish between them on nymphs and emergers keeping 8 for 21lb,S Odell and A Scott had 39 keeping 8 for 24lb 5 of which were browns averaging 3lb 8oz. George Sidgwick and J Anderson caught 36 on a mixture of dries and lures and Mrs Olive Murray caught 17 on CDC Shuttle Cock.

With fish spread all over the lake and rising freely anglers can expect some good sport.

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: – Hawthorn, CDC Shuttlecock, CDC Shipman’s, and Daddy.