Catch Return Sunday 25th to Saturday 31st October

168 Anglers have caught 439 Fish. 397 Rainbows to 5lb and returned 42 out of season Browns. Rod Average 2.6

168 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

FROM 1st November to 31st December 2009 Bait fishing will allowed see winter fishing page on the web site.

Sunday 25th
22 Anglers caught 95 Rainbows to 5lb and returned 6 out of season Brown Trout. Rod average 4.6
35 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Yet another very windy day the strong S Westerly’s reduced both bank and boat anglers to the fishing lodge side of the lake. Only five of the thirty five anglers fishing failed to catch and most of those had hooked and lost fish.
Bank angler Stewart Younger caught eleven fish from the overflow end of the dam. W Francis had six and Dave Walker four from the same area. The high bank and point also produced fish.
Boat angler Gareth Tilley caught twenty rainbows and two browns twenty two fish in total, keeping four rainbows for 14lb his best fish was 4lb 4oz. Gareth caught on Dawson’s Nomad and Red Flexi worms fishing out from the wood side. Rob Frame wasn’t far behind with eighteen fish and Les Davison and grandson Ben had eleven between them.

Monday 26th
20 Anglers caught 20 Rainbows and 8 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.4
11 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Not the best of conditions for fishing. Colin Green had the best catch with four rainbows and Denis Claridge kept three for 7lb 8oz.

Tuesday 27th
20 Anglers caught 51 Rainbows and 6 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.9
22 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz.

Better conditions than yesterday. Jim Tate caught ten. Colin Crossman and Colin Green both had seven.
Wednesday 28th
20 Anglers caught 37 Rainbows and 12 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.5
17 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.

Mrs Olive caught eight from a boat on sedge and shuttle cocks. Ken Jones and Keith Thompson had six each on nymphs and dries.
Thursday 29th
37 Anglers caught 69 Rainbows and returned 6 Brown Trout. Rod average 2
34 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz.

Les Davison fished from a boat and caught ten rainbows to 5lb 8oz on olive zonkers. Steve Trafford had seven on drys.

Friday 30th
19 Anglers caught 69 Rainbows and returned 1 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.7
21 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz.

What a day, we had gale force southerly winds making most of the lake unfishable. Les Spedding caught eleven rainbows on very small dries from the holly bush. A Wright had eleven rainbows on sedge and Klinkhamers from the moorside. Dave Batchelor caught nine on dries from the bottom moorside block and Colin Crossman and A McLeod both had seven from above the holly bush Colin kept four for 10lb 8oz.

Saturday 31st
30 Anglers caught 57 Rainbows and returned 3 Brown Trout. Rod average 2
27 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 6oz

Billy Wilson caught nine from the holly bush on Olive Cruncher keeping three for 9lb 8oz and Robert Thompson caught seven on Olive Cruncher from the bottom moorside block.

Lockwood Opens at 8am and closes at 5 pm