Catch return Sunday 8th to Saturday 14th May

86 Anglers have caught 454 Rainbows to 9lb
Rod Average 5.3
90 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb
363 Rainbows to 6lb and 1-4lb Brown were returned.
Water Temperature 2ft down at the Jetty 12c.

Considering how cold and windy it has been we have had another very good weeks fishing from bank and boat with the rod average approaching 10 some days. The most successful anglers have been those who varied their tactics to suite the changing conditions.
Top patterns this week have been on top Shipman’s, Yellow Owl, Black Klinkhamer and Beetle, underneath Yellow Dancer, Buzzer, Cats Whisker, Olive Bunny Leach and Cut Throat Cat.

Up Coming Events

We have three boats left for the Scierra Pairs Boat Competition on Saturday 28th May to enter just follow the link on our web site.


Colin Brown caught 33 rainbows to 5lb over two days he had 11 on Tuesday from the dam and 22 on Thursday 8 from the dam and 14 wading from the culvert. Most of Colin’s fish were caught on small Olive lures or Buzzers. Steve Mills caught 15 to 3lb 8oz on Saturday from the dam Steve used Lures Buzzers and Dry’s to tempt his fish. Ian Morrison caught 12 on Olive Lures from the dam. Alan Byfield caught 10 on size 8 black buzzer from the dam only one of Alans fish was under 3lb. Brian Trewren caught 7 keeping 3 for 9lb.


Boats had the better sport again this week. Tim Grove caught 37 to 6lb over two days 18 on Thursday from the culvert and 21 on Friday from the Woodside most caught dry’s and emerges. J Wood caught 27 to 5lb on Friday fishing out from the culvert 4 were on buzzer and 23 on Shipman’s fished very quickly through the surface. Paul Neesam had 22 to 4lb 8oz on Sunday fishing up near the top moor side block. John Man and Colin Crossman caught 16 to 4lb between them on Buzzers. Ben Davison caught 15 to 9lb on Cats Whisker and Olive Bunny Leach fishing out from the jetty and along the wood side. Rob Mclay caught 12to 5lb on buzzers fishing from the bottom moor side block to the culvert. Stu Cameron caught 12 drifting along the moor side. S McCarthy and M Indallgas caught 16 between them keeping 5 for 16lb.


Wheel Chair anglers Paul Richardson and George Binks made use of our Wheelyboat Paul caught 11 to 5lb on Sunday and George had 6 to 4lb on a very cold Wednesday.

Current Fishing Times:

Bank: 08:00 until 21.15
Boat All Day: 08:30 until 21.00
Boat Part Day: AM 08:30 until 15.00 PM 15.00 until 21.00
Last 4 Hours from: 17.15 until 21.15
All Anglers to be off site by: 21:30
LAST 4 HOUR PERMITS available from 15 minutes before start time.