Catch return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th May

Photo Gareth Tilley & Alan McPhail winners of the Scierra Pairs

135 Anglers have caught 573 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 1 Brown
Rod Average 4.3
169 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz
404 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 1 Brown were returned.
Sunday 10th May
39 Anglers have caught 140 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 3.6
79 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz
61 Rainbows to 4lb were returned.
We had another day of strong winds but unlike resent weekends the air temperature was a nice 14 to 16c. Anglers fishing along the more sheltered moorside bank had a lot of fish rising throughout the day.
Bank
Sean Thomas caught 12 to 4lb 8oz from the top of the Woodside on buzzers fished 3ft under an indicator. Dave Walker caught 8 fishing into a strong head wind from the overflow end of the dam. Andrew Greet caught 8 wading in the wading area near the culvert on olive lures. Ryan Vasey caught 7 on CDC Shuttlecocks from the moorside.

Boats
Scierra pairs results
All eight boats came in with their 8 fish limits on what was a difficult windy day. In total 16 anglers caught 64 fish to 5lb. The First two pairs Qualified for the final.
Ist Gareth Tilly & Alan McPhail
2nd Guy Nicholson & Jim Burtle
Best Fish John McGarrell 5lb

Monday 11th May
12 Anglers caught 28 Rainbows to 3lb 8oz
Rod Average 2.3
11 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz
17 Rainbows were returned

Bank
Les Davison caught 8 to 3lb 8oz from the dam on Cormorants. E Hughes caught 5 from the jetty on red squirmy worm. Dave Dickons had 4 and Jim Tate 3 from the high bank.

Boats
Steve Bringloe and Steve Row caught 3 each.

Tuesday 12th May
6 Anglers caught 38 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 6.3
5 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 2oz
33 Rainbows to 4lb were returned

Bank
Daren Parry caught 14 rainbows to 4lb 8oz from the dam, jetty and moorside on Foam Beetles. Brian Gardiner caught 12 from the jetty on Yellow Blobs and Cutthroat Cats.
Les Davison caught 10 to 4lb 8oz from the dam wall on Foam Beetle and on Cormorants.

Boats
None out.

Wednesday 13th May

16 Anglers caught 60 Rainbows to 4lb and 1 – 4lb Brown
Rod Average 3.8
18 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz
42 Rainbows to 4lb and 1 – 4lb Brown were returned

Anglers reported that fish were rising all over the lake today.
Bank
Andrew Bowgan caught 16 rainbows to 4lb and one 4lb Brown on CDC Hoppers, Beetles and Klinkhamers from the moorside bank. Rob Lincoln. Clive Simpson and Tomas Ayton all caught 4 fish on Dry’s on Nymphs.
Had 7
Boats
Simon Purves and Peter Davison caught 11 to 4lb between them fishing along the moorside. Mrs Olive Murray caught 6 on Shuttle Cocks and Wheelchair angler George Binks caught 5 from our wheely boat.

Thursday 14th May
16 Anglers caught 88 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 5.5
18 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz.
70 Rainbows to 5lb were returned
Bank
Steve Mills caught 15 rainbows to 5lb from the jetty on Black Klinkhamers. Michael Kilvington caught 5 to 3lb 8oz on Cutthroat Cats from the bottom moorside block. Paul Blight caught 5 keeping 3 for 8lb from the Whitby end of the dam. John Urquhart caught 4 to 3lb from the overflow end of the dam.
Boat
Tim Grove caught 12 to 5lb on CDC Shuttle Cocks and Beetles with most of his fish coming from the culvert. Mark Jones and Paul Sidgwick caught 13 to 4lb. Mrs Olive Murray caught 8 to 5lb six of the eight were between 3lb 8oz and 5lb. Colin Lynas caught 7 on Dawson’s Nomads.

Friday 15th May
27 Anglers caught 121 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz
Rod Average 4.5
23 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz
98 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz were returned

Only five of the 27 anglers fishing failed to catch today with fish coming from all areas of the lake.
Bank
Colin Brown caught 11 to 4lb from the moorside and jetty on small black dry’s. Bill Davison caught 10 from the moorside on Buzzers. Bernard Fitzhugh caught 9 to 4lb from the dam on small Black Parachute’s. Keith Bunnett caught 5 on hawthorns from the top of the woodside.

Boats
John Mcgarrell caught 26 rainbows to 5lb on small black dry’s he caught most of his fish drifting along the woodside. Tim Grove caught 12 to 6lb 8oz most of Tim’s fish were caught on small black dry’s wile drifting over the deep water down the middle of the lake. Dermot Speight and Mike Gadd caught 12 to 4lb between them and G Harrison had 6 on lures.

Saturday 16th May
19 Anglers caught 98 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 5.2
15 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz
83 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz were returned.
Bank
Junior Thomas Ayton caught 8 from the jetty on Foam Beetles and small black Klinkhamers. Ian Fenton caught 6 from the old slipway and overflow end of the dam on small Black Klinkhamers.
Boats
A Brown and T McMorrow caught 15 to 3lb 4oz between them fishing out from the woodside. Paul Drummond caught 7 fishing along the woodside,

Float Tubes
Ryan Vasey caught 14 to 4lb fishing out from the old slipway to the jetty on small Black Klinkhamers. Mike Ayton caught 14 rainbows on Buzzers and Foam Beetles. Steve Franks caught 10 to 4lb 8oz on dry’s and Richard Dunnett caught 7 fishing along the windy moorside.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 9.0pm
Part Day Boat Morning (8.30am to 2.30pm) Afternoon (2.30pm to 8.30pm)
Last 4 hour permit available from 4.30pm