Catch Return Weekending Saturday 18th October

Colin Brown caught this lovely 4lb 8oz rainbow on a small black dry from the old slipway.

48 Anglers have caught 149 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz.
Rod Average 3.1
66 were kept and 83 have been returned.

The weather has been against us this week keeping angler numbers low. Anglers fishing along the margins with small black dry’s and wets have accounted for most of the fish. Our winter bait fishing will start on Saturday 1st November for details go to: – www.lockwoodfishery.co.uk/winter/

Colin Brown had a good day on Wednesday he had sixteen rainbows to 4lb on small black hoppers and red buzzers. He returned on Friday and caught thirteen more to 4lb 8oz. Eight were caught on small black dries and five on olive gold head nymph from the old slipway, High bank, Point and moor side that’s twenty nine fish over the two days. Sean Thomas caught eleven to 5lb 8oz on orange flexi worms from the dam. Steve Mills caught ten to 4lb 4oz from the dam. Brian Lees caught six keeping four for 11lb. Tony Shaw kept four for 12lb and Les Wheatley kept four for 10lb 8oz all were caught from the dam and jetty. Mrs Ann McLean Kept four for 10lb and husband Peter three.

Fishing Times:
Lockwood is open seven days a week from 8am to 6.00pm
Day Boat 8.00 to 6.00pm
Part Day Boat AM (8.00am to 1.00pm) PM (1.00pm to 6.00pm)
Last 4 hours from 2.00pm to 6.00pm. (Permits available from 1.45pm)
All anglers should be off the fishery by 6.15pm.