Catch Return Sunday 28th March to Saturday 3rd April

132 Anglers have caught 737 Rainbows to 8lb and 10 browns to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 5.5
161 rainbows and 1 Brown were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Sunday 28th
42 Anglers caught 114 Rainbows to 5lb 12oz and 1 brown.
Rod Average 2.7
54 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz
Bank
Nine Anglers fished our Trout Masters Heat which was won by B Race with four fish for 11lb 13oz. John McGarrell fished from a boat for most of the day and caught five fish then fished the bank for the last hour and caught a further eleven on buzzers. Mark Walker caught twelve from the top of wood side on small lures fished under an indicator.

Monday 29th
18 Anglers caught 101 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz Rod average 5.6
20 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz

Bank
Michael Kilvington caught ten rainbows on Dawson’s Olive from the moorside. P Blight had six rainbows from the holy bush to the top moorside block keeping four for 9lb 8oz.
Boats
John McGarrell and peter McLean caught forty three between them on buzzers with john getting thirty. Tim Grove caught twenty rainbows on buzzers keeping two for 10lb.

Tuesday 30th
9 Anglers caught 106 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 4 Browns to 3lb Rod average 12.2
5 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb 4oz
Bank
Mark Walker had an excellent day, fishing a small cat’s whisker under an indicator he caught eighty two rainbows and four browns from the top moorside block.

Wednesday 31st
6 Anglers caught 19 Rainbows Rod average 3.1
2 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb
Bank
What a day strong wind rain sleet and heavy snow made for uncomfortable very cold days fishing. Only one bank angler caught fish, Ken Store had six rainbows on Cats Whisker from the high bank.
Boats
Only one boat braved the cold but he did manage some fish. Daniel Jefferson caught thirteen rainbows on lures fished on an intermediate line.

Thursday 1st April
Stocked today with 240 rainbows from 1lb 8oz to 7lb
12 Anglers caught 86 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 3 Browns Rod average 6
19 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz
Bank
All twelve bank anglers caught fish, Jim McFadzean caught sixteen on Cats Whisker from the high bank and dam. Ian Morrison caught eleven from the overflow end of the dam wall and William Leitch caught ten from the overflow end of the dam on Dawson’s nomad fished on an intermediate line keeping three for 15lb.

Friday 2nd

22 Anglers caught 124 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 2 browns to 4lb 8oz Rod average 5.7
31 Rainbows and 1 Brown were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz.

We had quite a strong Southerly blowing all day making for very good conditions on the moorside. With good hatches of quite large black buzzers which kept the fish high in the water all day.
Bank
Mark walker fished from the culvert and caught twenty one rainbows on his usual method of a Cats Whisker fished 3ft under an indicator. Clark Mondal fished from the moorside and caught fifteen rainbows on buzzers wets and lures. C Morrish had ten rainbows from the top moorside block on lures keeping four for 14lb.and Andrew bowker had nine from the top of the moorside. One cracking 4lb 8oz over wintered brown was kept.
Boats
Peter and Ann McLean caught 23 rainbows between them on buzzers fishing out from the Woodside Peter had fifteen and Ann eight. Colin and Margaret Lynas fished out from the culvert and caught eleven on Dawson’s Nomad.

Saturday 3rd

23 Anglers caught 207 Rainbows to 8lb Rod average 9
30 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.8oz

10 season permit holders caught 121 rainbows for a rod average of 12 with most of the fish caught on buzzers and drys.
Bank
Robert Thompson caught fifteen on nymph’s buzzers and dries from the bottom moorside block. Mark Walker had fifteen from the culvert on Cats whisker fished under an indicator. Simon Purvis caught eleven on black buzzer fishing next to the top moorside block. Colin Lynas had eleven on nomads from the moorside. Dave Sanders had eleven from the Whitby and overflow end of the dam wall. Graham Hill caught and returned a lovely 8lb over wintered rainbow from the bottom moorside block he caught Eight fish on nymphs.
Boats
N Sincler and G Lister caught forty one fish between them. M Scott had eleven and Mrs Olive Murray had eleven on nymphs and dries.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 8.00pm