Catch Return Sunday 29th May to Saturday 4th June

180 Anglers have caught 403 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 2.2
138 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

What a week for changeable weather cloudy and warm at the beginning of the week with a lot of fish been caught then bright sunshine and strong winds in the middle making conditions hard and on Saturday 10c and heavy drizzle and a lake resembling a sauna with steam rising all day and anglers saying that it felt more like winter.

Sunday 29th
25 Anglers have caught 104 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 4.2
32 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Bank
Mike Walker caught eleven rainbows to 4lb. Junior angler Scott Almanders caught nine rainbows on Cats whisker from the top of the woodside. Graham Southham caught eight on buzzer wading out from the boat jetty.

Boats
Les Davison caught fourteen rainbows on lures. Peter and Ann McLean caught nine between them on red flexi worms with Ann getting five of them.

Monday 30th
30 Anglers caught 71 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz.
Rod average 2.4
21 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.3oz

Derrick Grabham caught twelve rainbows on lures, Terry Sharp had nine and Billy Wilson caught eight from the top of the moorside on nymphs. Graham Southham caught six from the point on Buzzers.

Tuesday 31st
21 Anglers caught 35 Rainbows to 3lb
Rod average 1.7
11 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 2oz

Andrew Grabham caught ten rainbows to 3lb on Blobs when it was bright and CDC Shuttlecocks when we got cloud cover. Simon Peirson caught six fishing the last two hours.

Wednesday 1st June
14 Anglers caught 44 Rainbows to 3lb.
Rod average 3.1
10 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

Bernard Fitzhugh caught seventeen on size 12 Black Klinkhamers fishing the top of the Moorside. Derrick Grabham caught nine on Lures.

Thursday 2nd
23 Anglers caught 42 Rainbows to 2lb 9oz.
Rod average 1.8
19 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz.

Out of twenty three anglers only six failed to catch and most of them hooked and lost fish. Dave Miller did best with seven all caught on size 20 Black Dry’s.

Friday 3rd
31 Anglers caught 64 Rainbow to 4lb
Rod average 2.1
28 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.1oz

With cloudless skies and temperatures of 27c out of the wind the fishing conditions were very hard.
HASSRA North East fished a boat competition with eight anglers fishing from four boats. England international Simon Robinson won with twenty one fish.

Saturday 4th
36 Anglers caught 43 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod average 1.2
17 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb2oz.

27c yesterday 10c today and quite a heavy drizzle all day made for very testing conditions. Andrew Grabham fished for three hours in the morning and caught four on buzzer fished under an indicator. Billy Wilson, Robert Thompson and Mike Walker all caught three.

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