Catch Return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd April

148 Anglers have caught 489 Rainbows to 5lb and 10 Browns to 3lb.
Rod Average 3.4
161 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Sunday 17th
15 Anglers have caught 50 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 3.3
19 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Monday 18th
14 Anglers caught 64 Rainbows to 4lb.
Rod average 4.6
14 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 2oz

Bank
Bernard Fitzhugh caught six rainbows fishing between the holly bush and top moorside block. John Urquhart also caught six fishing from the Whitby end of the dam.
Boats
John McGarrell caught twenty three rainbows to 3lb on Buzzers, Daiwl Bach, foam beetles and Shuttlecocks. Steve Trafford and brother Crisis caught eleven between them.

Tuesday 19th
21 Anglers caught 83 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod average 4.1
18 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz.

Bank
Malcolm Carter caught fifteen rainbows to 4lb 8oz from the point on lures.
Boats
Andrew Bogan caught twenty two rainbows to 4lb on foam beetle most of his fish were caught drifting down the middle of the lake. Les Davison and Grandson Ben also had twenty two ben caught twelve of them on black Zonkers fished on an intermediate line.

Wednesday 20th
15 Anglers caught 35 Rainbows to 3lb
Rod average 2.3
15 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz

Bank
J Allen caught six rainbows to 4lb 8oz keeping four for 12lb and Tony Legg had five.

Boat
William Leitch caught eight fishing out from the high bank.

Thursday 21st
Stocked today with 225 rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 8lb.

22Anglers caught 77 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 1 Brown
Rod average 3.7
24 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 3oz.

Bank
B Palmer caught four rainbows to 3lb 8oz from the moorside. Alan Byfield caught four rainbows to 3lb from the Whitby end of the dam.

Boat
John McGarrell caught seventeen rainbows on foam beetles and buzzers. Mrs Olive Murray caught ten on CDC Shuttlecocks and beetles and Steve Trafford had eight rainbows and one brown on small black dries.

Friday 22nd
36 Anglers caught 112 Rainbow to 4lb 8oz
Rod average 3.1
49 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 6oz

Fishing conditions were very difficult we had a cloudless sky for most of the day and little or no wind.
Bank
Derrick Grabham caught eight rainbows to 4lb from the moorside. Clive Simpson fished in front of the top moorside Block with buzzers and kept two for 8lb. Graham Southam had six to 4lb 8oz from the Whitby end of the dam.S Bourne caught eight to 4lb on fritz lures from the dam wall.

Boats
Peter McLean caught ten on Buzzers and Daiwl Bach. Paul Drummond caught eight on buzzers fishing out from the point. John White caught nine keeping four 10lb 8oz fishing a Gold head daddy on the point and small bibio on the dropper. S Greet and R Tuft both kept four for 11lb. John McGarrell and partner Helen McLean had eleven between them on buzzer Helen had four on only her second time fly fishing.

Saturday 23rd
26 Anglers caught 68 Rainbows to 5lb and 6 Browns to 3lb Rod average 2.8
22 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz.

The weather in the morning was similar to yesterday then after lunch we had thunder lightning and some very heavy rain and hail showers the thunder and lightning continued right thru to 8pm.

Bank
Dave Sanders caught seven to 4lb 8oz before he decided that the lightning was getting to close and stopped fishing along with most of the other anglers. Dave caught his fish on a small cats whisker fished under an indicator from the high bank. P and D Johnson made good use of our 4hour permit catching five each from the dam on buzzers fished under an indicator. John Heward also fished on the 4hour permit and caught five rainbows and five browns from the dam and high bank.
Boats
Paul Drummond was among the fish again catching eight rainbows on buzzers from the same area as yesterday until the weather stopped him. Hardy Greys Andy Charlton had his wife Katie out fly fishing for the first time, they caught five between Katie first fish on the fly was a lovely 4lb 4oz rainbow.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 8. 30pm