Catch Return Sunday 3rd to Saturday 9th March

91 Anglers have caught 307 Rainbows to 9lb.
Rod Average 3.4
88 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

What a week the air temperature rarely got above 2c and with the wind chill felt more like -2 to -4 anglers also had sleet and snow to contend with. Most anglers commented on how gentle the takes were and the amount of fish that were hooked and lost.

Sunday 3rd
20 Anglers caught 75 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 3.8
26 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb

Bank
P Stretford caught twenty five rainbows on Cats Whisker from the point keeping three for 8lb 8oz. Colin Brown caught fifteen from the point and moorside on Red flexi Worm fished under an indicator. P Carlyle caught ten from the top moor side block keeping four for 7lb 12oz. P Harrison caught six from the moorside.

Monday 4th
18 Anglers caught 102 Rainbows to 6lb.
Rod average 5.7
20 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

What a cold day the air temp never got above 3c but in the wind it felt more like -3c.

Bank
Ian Morrison caught thirteen rainbows to 4lb 8oz from the top moor side block all caught on Red flexi Worm fished under an indicator. Derek Hare caught nine to 9lb from the overflow end of the dam. Malcolm Carter caught nine from the moorside and Les Spedding had six on Diawl Bach
Boat
Only two out. Mrs Olive Murray caught thirteen Rainbows to 4lb on GRHE fishing out from the old slipway. Malcolm Jefferson caught ten to 4lb on red flexi worms.

Tuesday 5th
15 Anglers caught 15 Rainbows to 2lb
Rod average 1
7 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb
Very cold to day never got above 4c all day

Wednesday 6th
9 Anglers caught 7 Rainbows to 2lb
Rod average 0.8
7 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb
Another very cold day when fish were hard to find.

Thursday 7th
9 Anglers caught 23 Rainbows to 3lb
Rod average 2.6
9 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz
Its misty but at 6c it feels a lot warmer than the last three days have been.

Bank
Ian Morrison has had Seven to 3lb on a small black nomad fished very slowly on a long leader. Michel Kilvinton has had eight on a similar pattern both anglers are fishing the top of the moorside.
Boat

Friday 8th
250 Rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 6lb were stocked today.
15 Anglers caught 72 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod average 4.8
16 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz.

Bank
Colin brown has had fifteen to 7lb on nomads and Phil Stentiford had twelve to 4lb from the moorside.
Boat
Malcolm Jefferson caught eight on red flexi worm fished under an indicator. John McGarrell caught seven to 3lb and lost 7off fishing a pink flexi worm fished dead slow on a slow sinking line.

Saturday 9th
5 Anglers caught 17 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod average 3.4
5 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.3oz
I was surprised to see anyone fishing today we had sleet and snow a strong easterly wind and the temp never got above 0c to 2c all day in the wind it felt like -6.
Bank
Only two braved the conditions Graham Hill and Jason Nunn both had two fish from the moorside.
Boat
Mrs Olive Murray caught five to 3lb and lost one estimated at 12lb. Tom Keenan and Andy Whitehead had three each.

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