Catch Return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th August

151 Anglers have caught 434 Fish
Rod Average 2.9
Average weight of fish kept 2lb 6oz

Sunday 10th
20 Anglers caught 53 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.8
23 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Yet again season permit holders caught a lot more fish than day permits with fourteen season permit holders catching forty four fish for a rod average of 3.1. John McGarrell was top rod again with ten on Shuttlecocks that’s thirty six fish in the last three days. John Has now caught 835 fish in 77 visits that’s a rod average of 10.8 per visit. Andrew Greet caught eight and George Sidgwick seven.

Monday 11th
27Anglers caught 85 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.1
33 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Jim Tate caught eleven Mike Kilvinton nine and D Miller also had nine.
BOATS
Keith Morley caught six.

Tuesday 12th
7 Anglers caught 10 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.7
7 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz.

We had heavy rain all day keeping numbers low. With water temperatures dropping we had lots of fish feeding throughout the day

Wednesday 13th
11 Anglers caught 20 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.8
12 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz.

Yet again the weather wasn’t as bad as forecast and as a result angler numbers were low. Fish were caught on Olive Lures and CDC Dries and are rising all around the lake for most of the day.

Thursday 14th
20 Anglers caught 38 Rainbows and 1 Brown Trout. Rod average 2
19 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz.

The weather forecast was wrong again as we had no rain at all.
11 year old Frazer Clacherty out fished every one catching five rainbows.

Friday 15th
Stocked today Friday with 220 Rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 6lb.
29 Anglers caught 111 Rainbows and 9 Brown Trout. Rod average 4.1
35 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz.

Less Spedding caught nine from the moorside less lost two good browns estimated at 5 to 6lb at the net. John McGarrell caught eight on CDC Shuttlecocks from the top of the moorside. G Sidgwick had eight and John Anderson six from the holly bush on CDC Shuttlecocks.
BOATS
Dermot Speight caught twenty two in six hours on Hoppers fished from a drifting boat he had nine Brown trout keeping browns of 5 and 3lb and returning one of 7lb. W Riley caught fourteen on emergers.

Saturday 16th
37Anglers caught 101 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.8
40 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz

Very strong southerly winds made for difficult fishing conditions. Robert Thompson caught twelve from the moorside on dries. Graham Hill had eight fishing next to Robert he kept a stunning 7lb Brown Trout. Dave Batchelor fished the bay at the top of the moorside catching eight on Shuttle Cocks Dave lost one fish estimated at 12lb. B Antill had eight from the holy Bush and Erick Clark six from the point

BOATS
Brian Lee caught five keeping two for 8lb.

We open for Day Permits at 8am and close at 9.00pm