Catch return Sunday 31st May to Saturday 6th June

96 Anglers have caught 473 Rainbows to 8lb + 3 Browns
Rod Average 5
103 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz
370 Rainbows to 8lb and 3 Browns were returned.

Sunday 31st May
7 Anglers have caught 60 Rainbows to 8lb
Rod Average 8.6
5 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 6oz
55 Rainbows to 8lb were returned.
The weather forecast kept anglers away today but those who now the lake had some excellent sport.

Bank
Shan Thomas caught 17 on buzzers fished under an indicator from the jetty. Ben Race caught 14 to 3lb 8oz. Dave Walker caught 12 to 8lb, Bill Davison had 9 on buzzers fished under an indicator.

Boats
Les Davison caught 8 to 3lb fishing out from the jetty.

Monday 1st June
2 Anglers caught 14 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod Average 7
3 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz
11 Rainbows to 4lb were returned

We only had two anglers out in boats today.
Boats
Steve Trafford caught 10 to 4lb fishing out from the wood side block on Cats Whisker. John Man caught 4 keeping 2 for 4lb 4oz fishing out from the point.

Tuesday 2nd June
3 Anglers caught 14 Rainbows to 3lb
Rod Average 4.7
3 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz
11 Rainbows were returned

No boats were allowed out to day due to the very strong winds all three anglers caught fish.

Bank
Paul Rushforth caught 11 from the jetty on small black dries.

Wednesday 3rd June

15 Anglers caught 80 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod Average 5.3
13 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz
67 Rainbows to 4lb were returned

Boat anglers continue to have some excellent sport.
Bank
Ian Morrison caught 7 rainbows fishing next to the top moor side block.
Boats
Steve Trafford caught 18 to 4lb fishing along the wood side, Steve caught on Buzzers, Small Black dry’s and Cats Whisker. Bernard Fitzhugh caught 14 fishing out from the wood side on Black Klinkhamers. Keith Morley and George Fisher had 17 between them Keith caught 10 on small PTN and Hears Ear, Georg caught his seven on lures. Mark Jones had 8 and lost as many off on small dry’s and George Binks had 4 to 4lb from our Wheelyboat.

Thursday 4th June
24 Anglers caught 109 Rainbows to 5lb and 1 Brown
Rod Average 4.6
27 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 13oz.
82 Rainbows to 5lb were returned

Bank
Keith Bunnett fished from 5.30pm to 8pm and caught 9 rainbows and 1 Brown on CDC Shuttlecocks from the bottom of the moor side. Like Keith Steve Mills didn’t start to 5.30 and he caught 7 rainbows to 4lb 12oz. Ian Schubert caught 5 on dry’s from the moor side. P Mcsheffrey had 4 to 3lb 2oz on our last 4hour permit.

Boat
Tim Grove caught 22 rainbows to 5lb, 6 on buzzers and 16 on CDC Shuttlecocks. William Leitch and S Drummond had 15 to 4lb between them. Paul Blight had 7 to 3lb and Paul Rushforth had 6 to 3lb 8oz.

Friday 5th June
29 Anglers caught 157 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 5.4
33 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz
124 Rainbows were returned.

Only one of the twenty nine anglers fishing today failed to catch with most fish caught on dry’s. Once again boat anglers had the best of the sport.
Bank
M D Carter caught 7 from the top of the moor side. Graham Hill had 7 fishing close to the top moor side block on buzzers fished under an indicator. P Mcsheffrey caught 5 to 3lb on dry’s fishing on our last four hour permit. Keith Thompson caught 4 keeping 2 for 6lb.

Boats
John McGarrell caught 28 to 5lb most were caught on Dry’s and Beetles. Steve Mills caught 17 keeping 2 for 7lb. Tim Grove followed Thursdays 22 with 16 today that’s two good days fishing. Tim caught most of his fish on CDC Shuttlecocks and Buzzers. Dermot Speight and Mike Gadd caught 15 between them. Garry Wright caught 7 keeping 3 for 8lb 8oz.

Float Tubes
Ian Fenton caught 4 rainbows to 3lb over a short 2 hour spell.

Saturday 6th June
16 Anglers caught 35 Rainbows to 6lb and 2 Browns
Rod Average 2.3
19 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz
16 Rainbows and 2 Browns were returned.

Well the forecast was right for a change we had 25 to 30 mph winds with gusts to 45mph. luckily it was a W-S-Westerly so all the bank from the Jetty to the point was fishable. Only one of the seven bank anglers caught but everyone in boats and Float Tubs had fish.

Bank
Bill Davison caught 5 on Buzzers fished under an indicator.
Boats
Only one boat out – P Holmes and I Todd caught 13 between them fishing out from the point and top of the wood side.

Float Tubes
Seven anglers fished a British Float Tube Association competition today. 6 of them weighed in 14 fish for a total weight of 43lb. D Carfit won with 3 fish for 11lb 8oz Steve Naylor was second with 3 for 10lb 4oz which included the best fish at 6lb 8oz.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 9.15pm
Part Day Boat Morning (8.30am to 2.45pm) Afternoon (2.30pm to 8.45pm)
Last 4 hour permit available from 4.45pm
All anglers off site by 9.30pm