Catch Return Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th July

176 Anglers have caught 448 Fish
Rod Average 2.5
Average weight of fish kept 2lb 7oz

Sunday 6th
23 Anglers caught 30 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.3
16 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz.

Rain stopped play. Most anglers didn’t stay of long as the rain was very heavy all day when it did stop at about 8.30pm the midges came out in clouds and drove the remaining anglers away.

Monday 7th
17 Anglers caught 31 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.8
12 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz

Anglers had plenty of fish rising in front of them for most of the day but hooking and keeping them on the line proved difficult.
Walter Behrens couldn’t temp the fish showing in front of him at the top moorside block so he fish a orange frizz lures on a sinking line and caught eleven rainbows to 5lb. G Corner caught 6 from the boat jetty on a size 14 CDC Palomino.

Tuesday 8th July
18 Anglers caught 39 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.2
21 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz.

Just as yesterday there was no shortage of fish feeding on the surface with the evening rise been particularly good.
B Mitchell caught eight keeping 4 for 11lb 8oz. Graham Southam fished for the last two hours before finish and landed six on CDC Shipman’s from the culvert.

Wednesday 9th July
22 Anglers caught 65 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 3
27 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz.

Ian Morrison Caught seven and fishing partner Michael Kilvington six on lures from the moorside. One angler who’s name I couldn’t read kept four for 12lb. A Legg kept a lovely 3lb 12oz brown.

Thursday 10 July
22 Anglers caught 68 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.1
19 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz.

Dave Bachelor caught 10 on Fry imitations wadding at the top of the Woodside. Les Spedding kept two for 7lb 8oz and returned a cracking brown of 8lb. Les caught all his fish wadding from the culvert on Olive Buzzer. W Rudely had 10 on Cats Whisker and other lures from the jetty and high bank.
BOATS
Keith Morley caught nine on Damsel and Hears Ear drifting along the moorside.

Friday 11th
15 Anglers caught 58 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 4
17 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz.

John McGarrell caught fifteen on Epoxy Fry and Nomads from the top of the lake, John caught and returned two browns of 6lb and 3lb 8oz on fry patterns. S Mann had seven from the bottom block on the moorside on Flexi Bloodworm, And Andrew Grabham had six from the dam and moorside.
BOATS
E Doyle and D Bruce caught 13 between them fishing on an evening permit, they kept 6 fish for 23lb. Olive Murray caught 6 on CDC Dries.

Stocked on Friday 11th with 200 Rainbows,Blues and Browns from 1lb 12oz to 6lb

Saturday 12th
59 Anglers caught 155 Rainbows and 4 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.7
99 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz.

25 members of Ashinton King Fishers fished a bank competition, 22 anglers weighed in 57 rainbows for 122lb. Robert Thompson caught thirteen fish from the moorside on small dries and emergers. Graham Hill caught a lovely possibly wiled brown of 5lb 8oz from the moorside. Bernard Fitzhugh had another good brown of 5lb.
BOATS
M Burr followed last weeks fifteen with seven this week keeping three fish for 14lb 12oz his best was 10lb 12oz. Mr Burr caught all his fish on a single Black Buzzer fished on a floating line.

We open for Day Permits at 8am and close at 10pm