Winter Up Date 26th November

Three of the Five rainbows caught by Keith Bunnett on Sat 19th November. Keith caught on Chartreuse eggs and maggot. Trout anglers have found sport patchy with most fish been caught after 1 o’clock, fly anglers are finding intermediate and sinking lines are the best bet combined with shrimp and fry patterns. Course Anglers have […]

Catch return Sunday 2nd to Saturday 8th October

Number of Anglers 39 Number of Fish Kept 48 Number of Fish Released 19 Rod Av 1.7 With the cooler water and air Temperature fishing has started to improve, the afternoon and evening are fishing best at the moment with bank and boat anglers finding fish. Mike Ayton had a nice 5lb fish from the […]

9th September Theft

We had our Efco Tuareg 92 4X4 Professional All-Terrain Rough Cutter stolen from Lockwood last night the machine I lost is the one in the Black and White photo the colors are very similar to photo of the new model. The machine I lost is unique in that it has tow hitches fitted to the […]

Catch return Sunday 24th to Saturday 30th July

Photo a nice 4lb 4oz Lockwood Rainbow. 37 Anglers have caught 38 Rainbows to 4lb 4oz. Rod Average 1. 13 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz. 25 Rainbows were returned. The water temperature at the Jetty on the 31st was 18.6c at 8.30am that’s nearly a 5c drop on last Sunday. […]

Catch return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd July

36 Anglers have caught 80 Rainbows to 6lb and 6 Browns to 4lb 8oz. Rod Average 2.2 15 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz. 65 Rainbows and 6 Browns were returned. The water temperature at the Jetty on the 24th was 23c The high air and rising water temperatures have made […]

Catch return Sunday 26th to Saturday 2nd July

55 Anglers have caught 67 Rainbows to 4lb12oz Rod Average 1.2 27 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz 40 Rainbows were returned The water temperature at the Jetty on the 3rd was 15.5c Not many rods on the water this week and the fishing has been very challenging with a lot […]

Catch return Opening day 5th March

47 Anglers have caught 225 Rainbows to 10lb Rod Average 4.8 25 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz 200 Rainbows to 10lb were returned. Bank and boat anglers had some good sport despite the awful conditions today we had some heavy hail showers rain and the air temperature was only 4c. […]

Catch return Sunday 4th to Saturday 10th October

63 Anglers have caught 162 Rainbows to 7lb Rod Average 2.6 40 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz 122 Rainbows to 7lb were returned. Bank anglers are having some better sport with small dry’s and wets accounting for most of their fish whereas boats are doing better with Blobs, Cats Whisker […]

Catch return Sunday 26th to Saturday 1st August

80 Anglers have caught 186 Rainbows to 5lb Rod Average 2.3 65 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz 121 Rainbows to 4lb were returned. Our water temperature has settled to 16-17c with the resulting improvement in sport for bank and boat anglers. Bank Colin Brown caught 11 to 4lb from the […]

Catch return Sunday 19th to Saturday 25th July

88 Anglers have caught 93 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz Rod Average 1.1 45 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz 48 Rainbows were returned. This week continued on from the end of last week with fish hard to tempt. The good news is that the water temperature has dropped from 21c last […]

Catch return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th July

105 Anglers have caught 235 Rainbows to 7lb Rod Average 2.2 58 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz 177 Rainbows to 7lb were returned. The week started well with some very good catchers up to Tuesday things then got harder for the end of the week. The strong winds and some […]

Catch return Sunday 5th to Saturday 11th July

81 Anglers have caught 181 Rainbows to 5lb Rod Average 2.2 49 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz 132 Rainbows To 5lb were returned. Sunday 5th July 25 Anglers caught 28 Rainbows Rod Average 1.1 4 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 17 Rainbows To 3lb were returned. […]

Catch return Sunday 21st to Saturday 27th June

126 Anglers have caught 464 Rainbows to 7lb 8oz and 6 Browns to 5lb Rod Average 3.7 94 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz 360 Rainbows and 5 Browns were returned. Sunday 21st June 19 Anglers have caught 75 Rainbows to 4lb and 1 -2lb Brown Rod Average 4 12 Rainbows […]

Catch return Sunday 14th to Saturday 20th June

119 Anglers have caught 612 Rainbows to 5lb 6oz and 3 Browns to 4lb 12oz Rod Average 5.2 127 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz 385 Rainbows to 5lb and 2 Browns were returned. Sunday 14th June 28 Anglers have caught 130 Rainbows to 5lb 6oz Rod Average 4.6 32 Rainbows […]

Catch return Sunday 7th to Saturday 13th June

98 Anglers have caught 358 Rainbows to 6lb and 6 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.7 82 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz 276 Rainbows to 6lb and 6 Browns to 3lb were returned. Sunday 7th June 15 Anglers have caught 51 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz Rod Average 3.4 15 Rainbows […]

Catch return Sunday 24th to Saturday 30th May

137 Anglers have caught 677 Rainbows to 8lb 4oz and 2 Browns Rod Average 5 135 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz 542 Rainbows to 6lb and 2 browns were returned. Sunday 24th May 33 Anglers have caught 167 Rainbows to 5lb Rod Average 5.1 33 Rainbows were kept at an […]

Catch return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd May

110 Anglers have caught 534 Rainbows to 6lb and 4 Browns to 7lb 8oz Rod Average 4.9 118 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz 2 Browns were kept 7lb 8oz and 4lb 416 Rainbows to 6lb and 2 browns were returned. Sunday 17th May 19 Anglers have caught 42 Rainbows to […]

Catch return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th May

Photo Gareth Tilley & Alan McPhail winners of the Scierra Pairs 135 Anglers have caught 573 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 1 Brown Rod Average 4.3 169 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz 404 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 1 Brown were returned. Sunday 10th May 39 Anglers have caught 140 […]

Catch return Sunday 3rd to Saturday 9th May

114 Anglers have caught 521 Rainbows to 5lb and 3 Browns to 4lb Rod Average 4.6 107 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz 411 Rainbows to 5lb and 3 Browns to 4lb were returned. Sunday 3rd May 10 Anglers have caught 29 Rainbows to 4lb and 1-4lb Brown Rod Average 3 […]

Catch return Sunday 26th April to Saturday 2nd May

Ian Richardson fished on after his Flyfishing course and caught this lovely 5lb Brown from the point on a Dawson’s Olive. 85 Anglers have caught 307 Rainbows to 6lb and 1 Brown of 3lb 8oz Rod Average 3.6 79 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz 228 Rainbows to 6lb were returned. […]

Catch return Sunday 5th to Saturday 11th April

162 Anglers have caught 852 Rainbows to 7lb and 2 browns to 5lb Rod Average 5.3 165 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz 681 Rainbows to 7lb were returned. Sunday 5th 31 Anglers have caught 156 Rainbows to 7lb Rod Average 5 30 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of […]

Catch return Sunday 29th to Saturday 4th April

80 Anglers have caught 546 Rainbows to 9lb Rod Average 6.8 77 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz 469 Rainbows to 9lb were returned. Sunday 29th 16 Anglers have caught 122 Rainbows to 4lb 2oz Rod Average 7.6 11 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 2oz 111 Rainbows […]

The new season is nearly here.

You know we haven’t got long to go when the boats are back on the jetty Only 4 more days until we open for the new season on the 7th March it will be here before you know it. The fishery opens at 8am closing at 6pm. Last four hour permit from 2pm. All the […]

Lockwood is now closed

Photo taken from the point Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our customer’s and tight lines for 2015. The 2014 season has now ended, Lockwood will reopen for fly fishing at 8am on Saturday 7th March 2015. We are now taking boat bookings for opening day2015 Anglers are advised that we no […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 15th November

17 Bait Anglers and 12 Fly Anglers have caught 87 Rainbows to 4lb 12oz and 12 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.4 76 Rainbows were kept with 12 out of season Browns returned. 11 Rainbows have been returned by fly Anglers. The very strong Southerly wind we had from Monday through to Friday combined with […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 25th October

Bill Davison with his 10lb rainbow 57 Anglers have caught 188 Rainbows to 10lb Rod Average 3.3 65 were kept and 123 have been returned. The weather has been against us again this week keeping angler numbers low. Anglers fishing along the margins with small black dry’s and wets are still having the best sport […]

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 […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 11th October

A McPhail with his stunning 9lb 8oz Rainbow. 84 Anglers have caught 155 Rainbows to 9lb 8oz Rod Average 1.8 76 were kept and 79 have been returned. Fishing picked up towards the end of the week anglers taking fish from all areas of the bank. Bank Kevin Kelsey had a great time on Saturday […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 30th August

Photo Paul Blight with his 12lb Rainbow 130 Anglers have caught 288 Rainbows to 12lb and 3 Browns to 4lb 8oz 113 were kept and 178 returned Rod Average 2.2 The water temperature has been between 14 & 15c all week. Bank Anglers fishing small black dries and wets have had the best sport along […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 23rd August

109 Anglers have caught 231 Rainbows to 8lb and 4 Browns to 2lb 4oz Rod Average 2.2 81 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz. With a significant decrease in both air & water temperatures the fish are now feeding more actively. Bank Keith Benet caught fourteen rainbows to 5lb over two […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 16th August

74 Anglers have caught 120 Rainbows to 4lb Rod Average 1.6 48 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz. Some very strong winds made bank and boat fishing difficult for most of the week. Anglers who could cope with the wind found fish close to the moor side bank catching most of […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 9th August

Steve Mills 10lb 12oz Rainbow caught on Sunday 3rd 100 Anglers have caught 197 Rainbows to 10lb 12oz and 4 Browns Rod Average 2 70 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz. The lower water temperatures have resulted in a marked improvement in sport over the last seven days. Bank anglers are […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 2nd August

81 Anglers have caught 199 Rainbows to 5lb and 4 browns. Rod Average 2.5 45 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz The water temperature on Sunday was 23c in the margins and 22c out in the open water by Tuesday it was 19c and by Saturday had dropped back to 18c […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 26th July

90 Anglers have caught 92 Rainbows to 5lb 4oz. Rod Average 1 35 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz We have stocked this week with 200 Rainbows, 175 were from 1lb 8oz to 2lb and 25 were from 3lb to 5lb. The hot bright days have resulted in a lot of […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 19th July

101 Anglers have caught 203 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz. Rod Average 2 71 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz We have stocked this week with 200 Rainbows, 175 were from 1lb 8oz to 2lb and 25 were from 3lb to 6lb. Rod numbers have been affected yet again by misleading weather […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 12th July

2 Anglers have caught 261 Rainbows to 7lb. Rod Average 2.1 85 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Stocked this week with 150 Rainbows, 130 will be from 1lb 8oz to 2lb and 20 will be from 3lb to 5lb. It’s been another mixed week with some anglers doing very well […]

Catch Return Weekending Saturday 5th July

118 Anglers have caught 238 Rainbows to 10lb 8oz. Rod Average 2 76 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Stocked this week with 240 rainbows 220 averaging 1lb 12oz these were from 1lb 8oz to 2lb and 20 averaging 4lb 8oz these were from 3lb to 5lb. The week has got […]

Catch Return weekending Saturday 28th June

162 Anglers have caught 283 Rainbows to 5lb. Rod Average 1.7 96 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz Stocked this week with 180 rainbows 160 averaging 2lb 4oz these were from 1lb 12oz to 2lb 8oz and 20 averaging 4lb 12oz these were from 3lb to 5lb. It has been another […]

Catch Return weekending Saturday 21st June

104 Anglers have caught 204 Rainbows to 6lb. Rod Average 2 94 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Stocked this week with 200 rainbows 180 averaging 2lb 4oz these were from 1lb 12oz to 2lb 8oz and 20 averaging 4lb 12oz these were from 4lb to 6lb. It has been another […]

Catch Return Sunday 8th to Saturday 14th June

113 Anglers have caught 227 Rainbows to 5lb. Rod Average 2 105 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz Catch Return Sunday 8th 18 Anglers have caught 45 Rainbows to 3lb Rod Average 2.2 19 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz Catch Return Monday 9th 16 Anglers caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 1st to Saturday 7th June

112 Anglers have caught 324 Rainbows to 7lb. Rod Average 2.9 95 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz Catch Return Sunday 1st 27 Anglers have caught 93 Rainbows to 7lb Rod Average 3.4 22 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz Bank Dave Walker and Keith Thompson caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 25th to Saturday 31st May

146 Anglers have caught 380 Rainbows to 10lb 4oz Rod Average 2.6 101 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 25th 28 Anglers have caught 59 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz Rod Average 2.1 12 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz We had fish feeding on […]

Catch Return Sunday 18th to Saturday 24th May

87 Anglers have caught 259 Rainbows to 7lb Rod Average 3 78 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Catch Return Sunday 18th 16 Anglers have caught 38 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz Rod Average 2.4 9 Rainbows were kept at an Average weight of 2lb 9oz We had another day of bright […]

Catch Return Sunday 11th to Saturday 17th May

128 Anglers have caught 382 Rainbows to 11lb 8oz Rod Average 3 125 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 4th 13 Anglers have caught 31 Rainbows to 11lb 8oz Rod Average 2.4 11 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz The rain finally caught up […]

Catch Return Sunday 4th to Saturday 10th May

146 Anglers have caught 374 Rainbows to 10lb 2oz Rod Average 2.6 138 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Catch Return Sunday 4th 27 Anglers have caught 68 Rainbows to 10lb 2oz Rod Average 2.5 25 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Bank John Parker caught eight […]

Catch Return Sunday 27th to Saturday 3rd May

125 Anglers have caught 401 Rainbows to 9lb 8oz Rod Average 3.2 92 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz Catch Return Sunday 27th 23 Anglers caught 61 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz Rod Average 2.7 18 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz The day started with thick fog […]

Catch Return Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th April

144 Anglers have caught 341 Rainbows to 10lb Rod Average 2.4 124 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 13th 15 Anglers have caught 40 Rainbows to 5lb Rod Average 2.7 10 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz The very strong WSW wind put most […]

Catch Return Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th April

Will Freeman with his 10lb 8oz Rainbow caught from the overflow end of the dam on a Orange Zonker. 144 Anglers have caught 355 Rainbows to 10lb 8oz Rod Average 3.5 118 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Catch Return Sunday 6th 21 Anglers have caught 73 Rainbows to 7lb 8oz […]

Catch Return Sunday 30th to Saturday 5th April

139 Anglers have caught 574 Rainbows to 9lb 4oz Rod Average 4.2 175 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz Catch Return Sunday 30th 41 Anglers have caught 168 Rainbows to 5lb 4oz Rod Average 4.1 74 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz As I have been saying […]

Catch Return Sunday 9th to Saturday 15th March

Photo Phillip Stentiford with his 10lb Rainbow. 147 Anglers have caught 388 Rainbows to 10lb. Rod Average 2.6 139 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz Catch Return Sunday 9th 34 Anglers have caught 73 Rainbows to 4lb.2oz Rod Average 2.1 26 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz […]

Catch Return Sunday 2nd to Saturday 8th March

Andrew Grabham with his 9lb 4oz Rainbow 117 Anglers have caught 441 Rainbows to 10lb. Rod Average 3.8 117 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Catch Return Sunday 2nd 24 Anglers have caught 95 Rainbows to 10lb. Rod Average 4 22 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz […]

Opening day 1st March.

15 year old Alan Powell with an overwintered 9lb Lockwood Rainbow 61 Anglers caught 786 Rainbows to 10lb Rod Average 12.9 86 kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Bank Bank anglers had some excellent sport on Buzzers and small lures. Robert Thompson 29 to 4lb on black buzzer fished washing line style from […]

Catch Return Sunday 8th to Saturday 14th December

Pick 12year old Tomas Ayton landing one of 11 rainbows he hooked on Orange Zonker from the Jetty. Winter Price Reduction Wednesday 11th December to Sunday 22nd December: £15 4 fish permit (no catch and release for bait anglers). £5 Junior 2 Fish permit (no catch and release for bait anglers). £5 Fly only sporting […]

Catch Return Sunday 1st to Saturday 7th December

Pick 12year old Katie Watson landing a nice Lockwood Rainbow FROM THE 1ST DECEMBER WE WILL ALLOW BAIT FISHING. Lockwood Opening and closing times for December 1st to 22nd December Bait Fishing Open 9am Close 3pm or the time posted in the fishing lodge. The fishery will close on Sunday 22nd reopening March 2014 93 […]

Catch Return Monday 18th to Sunday 24th November

LOCKWOOD WILL REMAIN FLY ONLY IN NOVEMBER. FROM THE 1ST DECEMBER WE WILL ALLOW BAIT FISHING. Lockwood Opening and closing times for November & December November FLY ONLY Open 9am Close 3.30pm or time posted in the Lodge. 1st to 22nd December Bait Fishing Open 9am Close 3pm The fishery will close on Sunday 22nd […]

Catch Return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th November

LOCKWOOD WILL REMAIN FLY ONLY IN NOVEMBER. FROM THE 1ST DECEMBER WE WILL ALLOW BAIT FISHING. Lockwood Opening and closing times for November & December November FLY ONLY Open 9am Close 3.30pm or time posted in the Lodge. 1st to 22nd December Bait Fishing Open 9am Close 3pm The fishery will close on Sunday 22nd […]

Catch Return Sunday 3rd to Saturday 9th November

LOCKWOOD WILL REMAIN FLY ONLY IN NOVEMBER. FROM THE 1ST DECEMBER WE WILL ALLOW BAIT FISHING. Lockwood Opening and closing times for November & December 1st to 30th November FLY ONLY Open 9am Close 3.30pm or time posted in the Lodge. 1st to 22nd December Bait Fishing Open 9am Close 3pm The fishery will close […]

Catch Return Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th October

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 6.30pm or time posted in the Lodge. Last 4 hour permit available from 1.pm (This permit is only available from the time stated) Part Day Boat Morning (8.30am to 1.30pm) Afternoon (1pm to 6.30pm) Brown Trout are now OUT OF SEASON and must be returned. Boat Anglers are […]

Catch Return Sunday 18th to Saturday 24 August

73 Anglers have caught 54 Rainbows to 5lb 12oz Rod Average 0.7 20 Kept for an average weight of 2lb.11oz Catch Return Sunday 18th August 10 Anglers have caught 5 Rainbows to 3lb 8oz Rod Average 0.5 1-3lb 8oz Rainbow kept Bank Only 1 fish caught from the bank today Boats Les Davison caught 4 […]

Catch Return Sunday 11th to Saturday 17 August

Picture Gordon Rooks with the 14lb 13oz rainbow he caught from the point. 56 Anglers have caught 37 Rainbows to 14lb 13oz and 1 3lb 4oz Brown Rod Average 0.7 14 Rainbows and 1 Brown were kept at an average weight of 3lb 8oz Catch Return Sunday 11th August 11 Anglers have caught 8 Rainbows […]

Catch Return Sunday 4th to Saturday 10 August

Picture John McGarrell with his 13lb Goldie 83 Anglers have caught 45 Rainbows to 13lb Rod Average 0.6 16 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 3oz Catch Return Sunday 4th August 11 Anglers have caught 1 Rainbow of 2lb. 8oz Catch Return Monday 5th August 5 Anglers caught 9 Rainbows to 8lb […]

Catch Return Sunday 21st to Saturday 27th July

Picture 12 year old Tomas Ayton with the 12lb rainbow caught on a damsel from the high bank. 107 Anglers have caught 138 Rainbows to 12lbRod Average 1.3 41 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 21st July 32 Anglers have caught 53 Rainbows to 4lb 4oz Rod Average […]

Catch Return Sunday 14th to Saturday 20th July

Picture Members of the British Float Tube Ass at the start of their Competition held on Lockwood today. 123 Anglers have caught 517 Rainbows to 7lb 4oz Rod Average 4.2 114 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Catch Return Sunday 14th July 25 Anglers have caught 88 Rainbows to 4lb Rod […]

Catch Return Sunday 7th to Saturday 13th July

Picture 12th July Mrs Olive Murray landing fish no 8 this morning all caught on Shuttle cocks. 110 Anglers have caught 269 Rainbows to 12lb Rod Average 2.4 66 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Catch Return Sunday 7th July 13 Anglers have caught 29 Rainbows to 4lb. Rod Average 2.2 […]

Catch Return Sunday 23rd to Saturday 29th June

Boat Angler Malcolm Jefferson caught this 14lb 7oz rainbow one of 11 fish caught on Dry’s and Lures while fishing near to the point. 141 Anglers have caught 607 Rainbows to 14lb 7oz. Rod Average 4.3 136 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 23rd June 12 Anglers have […]

Catch Return Sunday 16th to Saturday 22nd June

Simon Causier caught this 14lb rainbow from the middle of the dam on a Clan Chief. 154 Anglers have caught 663 Rainbows to 14lb. Rod Average 4.4 155 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz Catch Return Sunday 16th June 37 Anglers have caught 148 Rainbows to 5lb. Rod Average 4 30 […]

Catch Return Sunday 9th to Saturday 15th June

Jim Tate with his 15lb rainbow caught from the bottom of the moor side on a Cats Whisker. 144 Anglers have caught 611 Rainbows to 15lb. and 3 Browns to 2lb 8oz Rod Average 4.3 154 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb oz Catch Return Sunday 9nd June 28 Anglers have caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 2nd to Saturday 8th June

John Maguire caught this lovely 15lb 12oz rainbow fishing next to the Valve Tower on a Black Cormorant fished on a midge tip line. 177 Anglers have caught 464 Rainbows to 15lb 12oz Rod Average 2.6 179 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Catch Return Sunday 2nd June 36 Anglers have […]

Catch Return Sunday 26th May to Saturday 1st June

Andrew Smith with the new Lockwood Record Rainbow at 18lb 4oz 169 Anglers have caught 694 Rainbows to 18lb 4oz (NEW RECORD) and 2 Browns. Rod Average 4.1 163 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Catch Return Sunday 26th May 34 Anglers have caught 118 Rainbows to 18lb 4oz (NEW RECORD) […]

Catch Return Sunday 19th to Saturday 25th May

127 Anglers have caught 620 Rainbows to 13lb and 4 Brown Trout to 1lb 8oz Rod Average 4.9 125 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 19th May 29 Anglers have caught 163 Rainbows to 9lb and 1 Brown Trout to 1lb 8oz Rod Average 5.7 21 Rainbows were […]

Catch Return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th May

Richard Slater caught this 11lb 10oz Rainbow from the top of the moorside on a Cats Whisker. 108 Anglers have caught 539 Rainbows to 15lb and 4 Brown Trout to 1lb 8oz Rod Average 5.1 128 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Catch Return Sunday 12th 37 Anglers have caught 161 […]

Catch Return Sunday 5th to Saturday 11th May

Colin Brown caught this 15lb Rainbow on a size 14 skinny Black Buzzer one of 13 caught from the bush next to the top Moorside Block. 168 Anglers have caught 717 Rainbows to 15lb and 7 Browns to 3lb 4oz Rod Average 4.3 190 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch […]

Catch Return Sunday 28th April to Saturday 5th May

123 Anglers have caught 452 Rainbows to 15lb and 1 Brown Rod Average 3.7 93 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Catch Return Sunday 28th 18 Anglers have caught 73 Rainbows to 4lb Rod Average 4.1 15 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Bank Colin Brown caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 21st to Saturday 27th April

135 Anglers have caught 801 Rainbows to 12lb. And 1 Brown Rod Average 5.9 201 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Sunday 21st 26 Anglers have caught 198 Rainbows to 5lb 10oz Rod Average 7.6 37 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Bank John McGarrell caught 29 […]

Catch Return Sunday 24th to Saturday 30th March

Two hardy souls wading today at the culvert. 36 Anglers have caught 165 Rainbows to 12lb Rod Average 4.6 43 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz Sunday 24th 5 Anglers have caught 36 Rainbows to 6lb8oz. Rod Average 7.2 5 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb 12oz Bank […]

Catch Return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd March

Ice on the bank 9am Saturday 23rd 45 Anglers have caught 273 Rainbows to 8lb. Rod Average 6.1 48 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz The weather forecast for the coming week isn’t looking two good but anglers who can put up with the cold are having some good sport. Sunday […]

Catch Return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd March

24 Anglers have caught 168 Rainbows to 5lb. Rod Average 7 23 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz The weather forecast for the coming week isn’t looking two good but anglers who can put up with the cold are having some good sport. Sunday 17th 22 Anglers caught 162 Rainbows to […]

Catch Return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th March

Colin Brown 13lb Rainbow 39Anglers have caught 220 Rainbows to 13lb. Rod Average 5.6 49 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 3lb Well last week was bad but this week was even worse with 4in of snow on Wednesday and 50% of the lake frozen on Thursday no anglers on Monday Tuesday or […]

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 […]

Opening day 2nd March 2013

65 Anglers caught 422 fish to 15lb 8oz Rod Average 6.5 85 were kept at an average weight of 2lb 14oz It was another good start to the new season with most anglers catching fish. With surface water temp of 3c sinking lines with lures or nymphs fished on or close to the bottom accounted […]

Looking forward to Opening Day

Opening day just five days away and the weather forecast looks good with a light N-Westerly and 6c. All boats are now booked for opening day but we do have some boats left for Sunday the lake was stocked on Wednesday with 900 rainbows averaging 1lb 14oz (1lb 8oz to 2lb 4oz) 97 rainbows averaging […]

Opening day 3rd March 2012

66 anglers caught 865 Rainbows to 10lb and returned 3 browns to 3lb 8oz Rod Average 13 123 rainbows were kept with an average weight of 2lb 3oz Bank anglers fishing before lunch had the best of the sport Dave Sanders, Robert Thompson and Junior Matthew Watson all caught 26. Colin Lynas and Graham Hill […]

980 Fish Stocked to day

980 fish were stocked today from 1lb 8oz to 12lb all boats are now booked for opening day. We open for the 2012 season this Saturday the 3rd March at 8am. Prospects are excellent with a SW wind and quite good temperatures for the time of year.

End of Fly Fishing season 2010/11 totals

Billy Wilson caught the heaviest Rainbow of the season at 15lb 5oz from the point the fish took a size 12 Daiwl Bach fished on a floating line. No of Rods 4252 No of fish caught 13602 No of Fish Returned 9734 Rod Av 3.2 Av Weight of fish kept 2lb 6oz Heaviest Rainbow 15lb […]

No fishing from the boat jetty.

With effect from the 21st of September anglers will no longer be allowed to fish from the boat jetty or from the fence in front of the fishing lodge. This is as a result of the total disregard showing by some anglers to other angler’s safety. The rule was that only one angler was allowed […]

Catch Return Sunday 31st to Saturday 6th August

Looking towards the fishing lodge on 5th August at 9.30pm. August Boat Promotion. From the 1st to 31st August. Book one boat and two full day permits and get the boat FREE. Book one boat and two evening permits and get the boat FREE. All BOATS MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE. 151 Anglers have caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd July

Whitby’s Colin Brown caught this 7lb 5oz Brown trout on Thursday from the overflow end of the dam on size 14 Black Shuttlecock. 108 Anglers have caught 182 Rainbows to 5lb.8oz and 3 Browns to 7lb 5oz. Rod Average 1.7 75 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz Stocked today Friday with […]

Catch Return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th July

It’s raining quite hard at last, the level is now only 1ft 10in from full. 114 Anglers have caught 257 Rainbows to 8lb.8oz and two Browns to 4lb 2oz. Rod Average 2.3 102 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz. It’s been a week of constantly changing wind direction. Anglers have had […]

Catch Return Sunday 3rd to Saturday 9th July

Looking from the overflow towards the point on Monday 4th July. The water level is now only 2ft from full. 107 Anglers have caught 316 Rainbows to 6lb. Rod Average 3 95 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz The fish are still feeding on the surface in bright Sunshine, anglers fishing […]

Catch Return Sunday 19th to Saturday 25th June

The water level is now only 1ft 8in from full. 147 Anglers have caught 289 Rainbows to 5lb Rod Average 2 86 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb6oz John McGarrell caught twelve from the moorside on size 16 Olive CDC Shuttlecocks. D Parry caught fourteen over two days on nymphs, Colin Brown […]

Catch Return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th June

95 Anglers have caught 183 Rainbows to 6lb Rod Average 1.9 65 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz Bernard Fitzhugh caught eleven rainbows to 5lb on Dries. Alan Byfield had five on damsels. Steve Trafford caught thirty rainbows over two days on nymphs from a boat. Lockwood opens at 8am and […]

Catch Return Sunday 29th May to Saturday 4th June

180 Anglers have caught 403 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz Rod Average 2.2 138 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz What a week for changeable weather cloudy and warm at the beginning of the week with a lot of fish been caught then bright sunshine and strong winds in the middle making […]

Catch Return Sunday 22nd to Saturday 28th May

John McGarrell caught this 12lb 9oz Rainbow on the 26th may from a boat on Red Flexi Blood Worm. THE SEASON SO FAR 5TH March to 28th May 2011 1602 angler visits, 7431 fish caught, Rod average 4.6 1869 Fish kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz. Best Rainbow 15lb 5oz. Best Brown 8lb […]

Catch Return Sunday 15th to Saturday 21st May

We are now only 2ft 9in from the lake been full THE SEASON SO FAR 1501 angler visit’s 6928 fish caught Rod average 4.6 1755 fish kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz. Best Rainbow 15lb 5oz. Best Brown 8lb 4oz. 158 Anglers have caught 700 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz and 11 Browns to […]

Catch Return Sunday 8th to Saturday 14th May

THE SEASON SOFAR 1343 angler visit’s 6217 fish caught Rod average 4.6 1573 fish kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz. Best Rainbow 15lb 5oz. Best Brown 8lb 4oz. 145 Anglers have caught 518 Rainbows to 10lb and 6 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.6 149 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of […]

Catch Return Sunday 1st to Saturday 7th May

155 Anglers have caught 551 Rainbows to 7lb 8oz and 5 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.6 164 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 5oz Most Anglers have caught fish on dries such as Hawthorns, Klinkhamers and Knotted Midge the best lures have been Orange Blob, White Humongous and Dawson’s Olive. A […]

Catch Return Sunday 24th to Saturday 30th April

We are now only 3ft from full hopefully the dry weather will end soon and we will get some rain. 194 Anglers have caught 692 Rainbows to 11lb 4oz and 12 Browns to 2lb. 8oz Rod Average 3.6 262 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz Sunday 24th 14 Anglers have caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 27th to Saturday 2nd April

2nd April Billy Wilson caught this 15lb 5oz Rainbow from the point the fish took a size 12 Daiwl Bach fished on a floating line. 109 Anglers have caught 725 Rainbows to 15lb 5oz and 3 browns to 5lb. Rod Average 6.7 137 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz Sunday 27th […]

Catch Return Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th March

John Urquhart Landing one nine fish he caught from the point on Wednesday 17th March. 85 Anglers have caught 650 Rainbows to 11lb and returned 2 out of season browns to 6lb Rod Average 7.7 104 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Very cold winds and low water levels have kept […]

Catch Return Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th March

61 Anglers have caught 261 Rainbows to 13lb 8oz Rod Average 6.6 53 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz Very cold winds and low water levels have kept angler numbers down. Anglers who don’t mind plodging around in the muddy margins have had some very good sport form all around the […]

Opening Day 5th March 2011

Simon Nicols Caught this Lovely 14lb Rainbow the best of the day, while fishing with boat partner Gareth Tilley. Gareth caught 35 and Simon 5. 60 Anglers have caught 528 Fish Rod Average 8.8 91 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 12oz Bank What a start to the new season bank anglers […]

2011 Season Update 23rd February

Picture looking from the high bank towards the point on the 23rd February as you can see there is a lot more water than last week, if you look at the update for the 2nd of February you can see how much difference there is. The Water Level is now 5ft 6in from the top […]

2011 Season Update 16th February

Picture looking from the high bank towards the point on the 16th February as you can see there is a lot more water than last week. The Water Level has risen by just over 3ft in the last 7 days. We still need some heavy rain to get the level up to full for the […]

2011 Season Update 8th February

Picture looking from the high bank towards the point on the 8th February as you can see there is a lot more water than last week. The Water Level has risen by just over 2ft in the last 8 days and the work on the dam has been completed. I won’t be taking any more […]

2011 Season Update

Picture Looking from the high bank towards the point on the 30th January. If anyone has heard the rumours going around some tackle shops in the area stating that Lockwood is finished and won’t be opening this season. I can assure you that they are untrue and are malicious gossip started by people that don’t […]

Winter up date 30/01/2011

Picture Looking from the bridge at the point towards the dam on the 30th January. The fishery will close on at 4pm on Sunday 30th January and re open for fly fishing on Saturday 5th March. The decision to close has been made manly because of the dangerous conditions on the banks, and the necessity […]

Catch Return Sunday 11th to Saturday 17th July

152 Anglers have caught 490 Rainbows to 11lb 5oz and 7 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.3 159 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 4oz Sunday 11th 11 Anglers caught 51 Rainbows Rod Average 4.6 14 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz Conditions were very difficult on the […]

Catch Return Sunday 4th to Saturday 10th July

166 Anglers have caught 561 Rainbows to 14lb 4oz and 18 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.5 188 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 6oz Sunday 4th 11 Anglers caught 52 Rainbows to 5lb Rod Average 4.7 16 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz The very strong S/Westerly […]

Catch Return Sunday 27th June to Saturday 3rd July

143 Anglers have caught 206 Rainbows to 12lb 10oz and 6 Browns Rod Average 1.5 98 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.8oz Stocked with 240 Rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 6lb and 10 Rainbows averaging 14lb. Summery of the week With surface water temp at the boat jetty varying from 20c to […]

Catch Return Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th June

144 Anglers have caught 347 Rainbows to 15lb 10oz and 8 Browns Rod Average 2.5 135 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.10oz Summery of the week Bank Mike Walker caught fifteen to 5lb wading at the culvert, Neil Clark had ten from the same area. Keith Richards caught twelve on hawthorns fishing […]

Catch Return Sunday 6th to Saturday 12th June

254 Anglers have caught 371 Rainbows to 15lb 3oz and 16 Browns to 3lb 8oz Rod Average 2.5 135 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.8oz Summery of the week Bank Graham Shoutham caught nineteen rainbows from the moorside on dries. Robert Thompson caught sixteen and Billy Wilson fifteen on Hears Ear and […]

Catch Return Sunday 30th May to Saturday 5th June

230 Anglers have caught 734 Rainbows to 12lb 9oz and 14 Browns Rod Average 3.3 237 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.3oz Sunday 30th 41 Anglers caught 132 Rainbows to 12lb 9oz and 2 Browns Rod Average 3.3 52 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 10oz Yet another very […]

Catch Return Sunday 23rd to Saturday 29th May

179 Anglers have caught 576 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 11 Browns to 2lb Rod Average 3.3 176 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.2oz Sunday 23rd 36 Anglers caught 60 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 2 Browns Rod Average 1.7 38 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 2oz We […]

Catch Return Sunday 16th to Saturday 22nd May

217 Anglers have caught 678 Rainbows to 15lb and 27 Browns to 3lb Rod Average 3.2 230 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.4oz Sunday 16th 23 Anglers caught 50 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 5 Browns to 2lb. Rod Average 2.4 16 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 6oz […]

Catch Return Sunday 9th to Saturday 15th May

150 Anglers have caught 454 Rainbows to 13lb 8oz and 18 Browns to 4lb Rod Average 3.1 149 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.8oz Sunday 9th 31Anglers caught 90 Rainbows to 4lb and 3 Browns to 3lb. Rod Average 3 30 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 3oz Bank […]

Catch Return Sunday 2nd to Saturday 8th May

159 Anglers have caught 576 Rainbows to 14lb and 14 Browns to 5lb 12oz Rod Average 3.7 200 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.5oz 1 Brown Trout kept at 4lb Sunday 2nd 28 Anglers caught 104 Rainbows to 5lb and 4 Browns to 3lb. Rod Average 3.9 54 rainbows were kept at […]

Prospects for Opening Day 6th March 2010

The Fishery will open at 8am and close at 6.00pm We still have four boats for the 6th and seven for 7th The fishing should be excellent with around 1200 rainbows from 1lb 8oz to the mid teens stocked just days before we open. Last year we opened three weeks later and 89 anglers caught […]

Catch Return Sunday 19th to Saturday 25th July

163 Anglers have caught 811 Fish. 711 Rainbows to 12lb and 100 Browns to 8lb Rod Average 5 189 Fish Kept. Average weight of fish kept 2lb 5oz Sunday 19th Water Temperature 17c at 10.30am 28 Anglers caught 173 Rainbows to 6lb and 3 Brown Trout to 1lb 4oz. Rod average 6.7 40 Fish were […]

Catch Return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th July

96 Anglers have caught 387 Fish. 354 Rainbows and 33 Browns Rod Average 4 126 Fish Kept. Average weight of fish kept 2lb 3oz Sunday 12th Water Temperature 18c at 11.30am 30 Anglers caught 63 Rainbows and 3 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.9 25 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.10oz. BANK With […]

Catch Return Sunday 5th to Saturday 11th July

Hardy Greys will be at Lockwood from 10am on Saturday 11th with a range of rods and other tackle for anglers to try. Lockwood Angling supplies will be in attendance with a good range of Greys equipment at discount prises. 109 Anglers have caught 325 Fish. 300 Rainbows and 25 Browns Rod Average 3 106 […]

Catch Return Sunday 28th June to Saturday 4th July

170 Anglers have caught 405 Fish. 367 Rainbows and 38 Browns Rod Average 2.4 147 Fish Kept. Average weights of fish kept 2lb 8oz Sunday 28th 39 Anglers caught 69 Rainbows and 30 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.2 73 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.12oz. BANK Bank Anglers had mixed sport with […]

Catch Return Sunday 21st to Saturday 27th June

236 Anglers have caught 667 Fish. 607 Rainbows and 60 Brown Rod Average 2.8 234 Fish Kept Average weights of fish kept 2lb 8oz Sunday 21st 50 Anglers caught 194 Rainbows and 24 Brown Trout. Rod average 4.4 58 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.12oz. BANK Terry Sharp caught 12 on lures […]

Catch Return Sunday 17th to Saturday 23rd May

208 Anglers have caught 896 Fish Rod Average 4.3 240 Fish Kept Average weights of fish kept 2lb 5oz Sunday 17th 34 Anglers caught 129 Rainbows and 16 Brown Trout. Rod average 4.4 41 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.6oz. Bank Graham Southham caught the best fish of the day the 15lb […]

Catch Return Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th May

221 Anglers have caught 930 Fish Rod Average 4.2 265 Fish Kept Average weight of fish kept 2lb 4oz Sunday 10th 58 Anglers caught 257 Fish. Rod average 4.4 67 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb.3oz. Boats Bank Dave Bachelor caught 11 on Foam Beetle. Dave was wading out from the culvert. […]

Catch Return Sunday 3rd to Saturday 9th May

151 Anglers have caught 566 Fish Rod Average 3.7 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 6oz 135 rainbows to 5lb were kept. Sunday 3rd 40 Anglers caught 168 Fish Rod average 4.2 39 Rainbows to 5lb and 1 Browns of 6lb 4oz were kept. Average weight 2lb 4oz Bank John McGarrell caught 11 rainbows and […]

Catch Return Sunday 26th to Saturday 2nd May

199 Anglers have caught 796 Fish Rod Average 4 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 4oz 205 rainbows to 11lb and 9 Browns to 5lb were kept. Sunday 26th 38 Anglers caught 129 Fish Rod average 3.4 29 Rainbows to 5lb and 5 Browns to 5lb 8oz were kept. Average weight 2lb 6oz Bank Boats […]

Catch Return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th April

191 Anglers have caught 1081 Fish Rod Average 5.6 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 6oz 202 rainbows to 15lb 12oz were kept and 8 Browns to 5lb Sunday 12th 35 Anglers caught 204 Fish Rod average 5.8 30 Rainbows and 3 Browns were kept at an average weight of 2lb.2oz. Bank John McGarrell caught […]

Prospects for Opening Day 4th April 2009

The Fishery will open at 8am and close at 8.00pm All boats for the 4th are booked and only two are left for the 5th. The fishing should be excellent with around 1200 rainbows from 1lb 8oz to 10lb stocked just days before we open. Last year the day was very cold with rain and […]

Catch Return Sunday 12th to Saturday 18th October

http://www.lockwoodfishery.co.uk/catchimages/137Anglers have caught 432 Fish Rod Average 3.2 165 fish have been kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz Sunday 12th 32 Anglers caught 110 Rainbows and 3 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.5 43 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz Boat anglers had the best of the sport today Mark […]

Catch Return Sunday 27th to Saturday 2nd August

123 Anglers have caught 342 Fish Rod Average 2.8 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 4oz Sunday 27th 13 Anglers caught 20 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.5 11 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz Monday 28th 11 Anglers caught 13 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.2 […]

Catch Return Sunday 13th to Saturday 19th July

183 Anglers have caught 484 Fish Rod Average 2.7 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 10oz Sunday 13th 40 Anglers caught 79 Rainbows and 2 Brown Trout. Rod average 2 29 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb John McGarrell followed Saturdays fifteen fish with sixteen today. John caught all his fish on […]

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 […]

Catch Return Sunday 22nd to Saturday 28th June

177 Anglers have caught 426 Fish Rod Average 2.4 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 7oz Sunday 22nd 12 Anglers caught 43 Rainbows and 3 Brown Trout. Rod average 3.8 11 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb 10oz. The very strong winds kept rod numbers low, some of those who fished had […]

Catch Return Sunday 15th to Saturday 21st June

179 Anglers have caught 405 Fish Rod Average 2.3 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 10oz Sunday 15th 46 Anglers caught 103 Rainbows and 5 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.3 27 Fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb 2oz. Monday 16th 26 Anglers caught 47 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1.8 […]

Catch Return Sunday 8th to Saturday 14th June

212 Anglers have caught 442 Fish Rod Average 2.1 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 3oz Sunday 8th 47 Anglers caught 142 Rainbows and 7 Brown Trout. Rod average 2.5 40 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz. Monday 9th 21 Anglers caught 17 Rainbows and 0 Brown Trout. Rod average 1 […]

Catch Return Sunday 1st to Saturday 7th

192 Anglers have caught 776 Fish Rod Average 4.04 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 10oz Sunday 1st 35 Anglers caught 136 Rainbows and 3 Brown Trout.Rod average 4 53 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz. What an awful day with thick fog and some heavy rain.At times anglers couldn’t see […]

Catch Return for Sunday 25th to Saturday 31st May

239 Anglers have caught 908 Fish Rod Average 3.8 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 6oz Sunday 25th 35 Anglers caught 136 Rainbows and 3 Brown Trout. Rod average 4 53 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz. There were plenty of fish rising although some anglers found them hard to tempt, […]

Catch Return for Sunday 18th to Saturday 24th May

224 Anglers have caught 833 Fish Rod Average 3.7 Average weight of fish kept 2lb6oz LOCKWOOD OPEN DAY Saturday 31st May Fish all day for £11 see events page. Sunday 18th 36 Anglers caught 106 Rainbows and 5 Brown Trout. Rod average 3 46 Fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz. It […]

Catch return for Sunday 4th May to Sunday 10th May

283 anglers have caught 1070 fish keeping 297 Rod Average 3.8 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 8oz Sunday 4th 33 Anglers caught 217 Rainbows and 4 Brown Trout Rod average 8.3 50 fish were kept average weight of fish 3lb The fish were feeding hard today with anglers taking fish on a verity of […]

Catch return for Saturday13th to Sunday 19th April

155 anglers caught 582 fish keeping 141 Rod Average 3.8 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 10oz Sunday 13th 39 Anglers caught 124 Rainbows and 1 Brown Rod average 3.2 35 fish were kept average weight of fish 2lb 10oz. Sunday started very slowly with anglers finding fish hard to come by even John McGarrell […]

Prospects for opening day 8th March 2008

1000 fish from 1lb12oz to 8lb will be stocked just days before we open. Last year 70 anglers caught 517 fish for a rod average of 7.3 with some anglers catching in excess of 30 fish. Bank anglers caught fish from all around the lake and found fish easer to find than the boats. Some […]

Catch return for week ending 6th October 2007

Average weight of fish kept 2lb 10oz Rod average 3.1 Anglers made use of the reduced boat and day permits Boats £9 Electric outboards £5 and all day one fish with Catch and release £11. Boat anglers did well Kevin Dining and Rob Frame caught 36 between them as did Chris Micallef and D Leak […]

Catch return for week ending 8th September 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz Rod average 1.5 It’s been the worst week of the season so far the hot days with very little cloud have made fishing difficult. Plenty of fish have been rising on the days when cloud did appear although they have been difficult to tempt. Laurence Hawley’s 8lb Brown trout didn’t […]

Catch return for week ending 25 August 2007

Average weight of 3lb Rod Av 2.5 Sport has certainly started to pickup with a lot more fish feeding throughout the day, the evening rise has been very good with fish feeding hard from sevenish right thru in to darkness, and the Sedge hatches have been exceptional on the warmer nights with the very big […]

Catch return for week ending 18 August 2007

Average weight of 2lb 10oz Rod average 2.1 It’s been a difficult week with most anglers finding conditions very hard; the evening rise has been excellent on most nights with sedge patterns doing well, Angus Mcleod made the most of sedges to hook the best fish of the season so far. The 15lb 10oz Rainbow […]

Catch return for week ending 11 August 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz Rod average 1.4 It’s been a difficult week with most anglers finding conditions very hard; the evening rise has been excellent on most nights with sedge patterns doing well, towards the end of the week we had massive falls of flying ant’s the fish went mad for them but they […]

Catch return for week ending 04 August 2007

Average weight of 2lb 10oz Rod average 2 It’s been a mixed week with good catches on some days and very hard on others although the evening rise has been excellent most nights. George Sidgwick caught a lovely 9lb 8oz rainbow form a boat. Bank angler Alan Byfield caught the best fish of the week […]

Catch return for week ending 28 July 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz Rod average 2.1 It’s been a mixed week with Dries doing well some days and nymphs and lures on others, most anglers have had one or two fish and a lot of fish have been hooked and lost. Damsel nymph and Olive Zonker have been the most constant patterns with […]

Catch return for week ending 21 July 2007

Average weight of fish kept 2lb 10oz Rod average 2.3 It’s been a mixed week with Dries doing well some days and nymphs and lures on others, most anglers have had one or two fish and a lot of fish have been hooked and lost. Damsel nymph has been the most constant pattern with CDC […]

Catch return for week ending 14 July 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz Rod average 2.3 There has been a lot of fish feeding on the surface but proving very hard to tempt on most days, small dries such as size 20 Adams and spider patterns have worked though. Anglers fishing lures and fry patterns on intermediate and slow sinking lines have had […]

Catch return for week ending 07 July 2007

Average weight of 2lb 4oz Rod average 2.3 Anglers fishing from bank and boat have had some good sport with a lot of fish feeding in the on top 3 feet of water, small dries such as size 18 to 20 Adams and 16 to 18 buzzers have done best during the day with Klinkhamers […]

Catch return for week ending 30 June 2007

Average weight of 2lb 8oz Rod average 2.6 Anglers fishing from bank and boat have had some good sport with a lot of fish feeding in the on top 3 feet of water, Graham Hill caught 23 including a stunning 9lb rainbow mostly on dries from the Whitby end of the dam. Ian Morrison caught […]

Catch Return week ending 23rd June 07

Rod average 2.8 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 8oz John McGarrell caught 13 on the moor side on lures and dries, Alan Byfield had 11 from the moor side in 3hours on a mixture of methods and Ian Glass had 15 from the same area on lures and nymphs. G Snowdon caught a fin […]

Catch Return week ending 16th June 07

Rod average 3 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 13oz John McGarrell caught 25 over two visits from the bank on a mixture of dries nymphs and lures, John Kept one of 13lb 6oz and returned one of 13lb. P Snowdon had 19 keeping 4 for 14lb, A Carr had 13 keeping 4 for 10lb […]

Catch Return week ending 9th June 07

Rod average 3 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 12oz Bank and boat anglers were among the fish again with Dries and Lures both doing well. Bank anglers among the fish were, William Leitch with 14 on lures best 10lb 8oz. Andrew Grabham 12 on CDC shuttle cock and John McGarrell 12 on a mixture […]

Catch Return week ending 2nd June 07

Rod average 3.5 Average weight of fish kept 3lb 2oz Bank and boat anglers have had some very good sport. G Featherstone caught 22 from the bank keeping two for 19lb including the heaviest of the season so far at 14lb. Mark Walker caught 28 keeping 2 for 15lb. John McGarrel caught 15 best 12lb. […]

Catch return for week ending 26th May 2007

Rod average 2.6 The Best fish of the week 13lb fell to boat angler William Leitch. Colin Lynas `had one of 12lb 13oz from the dam on Dawson’s `Nomad, John Weatherstone also had one of 12lb 8oz from the dam and D Bachelor caught one of 11lb 13oz from the dam, S Dea had one […]

Catch return for week ending 19th May 2007

Rod average 3.3 It’s been a mixed week with flat calm days and very strong winds on others; fly hatches have been exceptional with the best olive hatches that I have seen in the 11years that I have been here. Boat anglers George Sidgwick and John Anderson caught 38 George 21 on Hears Ear and […]

Catch return for week ending 12th May 2007

Rod average 3.8 Bank and boat anglers were among the fish although the boats were more consistent. John McGarrell caught 40 on two visits on lures from the dam and the moorside, Andrew Grabham had 10 from the Holy bush on Damsels, Colin Green Caught 15 in 3hours from the top moorside block on a […]

Catch return for week ending 5th May 2007

Rod average 3.8 John McGarrell got among the fish again and caught 45 over two days on lures from the dam and the moorside, Colin Lynas Caught 17 from the dam on Dawson’s Nomad, Graham Hill had 14 from the moor side on Hares Ear. M Jefferson caught 10 from the dam keeping 3 for […]

Catch return for week ending 22 April 2007

Rod average 2.8 Lockwood hosted the Airflo Regional Team Final for the Northeast and Yorkshire on Saturday, 9 teams fish for 3 places in difficult conditions with a very strong southwesterly wind and caught 70 fish between them.1st were Sharpley Nomads with 17 fish (Blythe Palmer2, Ryan Barron 14 and David Mordue 1) 2nd Bright […]

Catch return week ending 15 April 2007

Rod average 2.5 Andrew Bowker won the Troutmasters final on Saturday with four fish for 9lb 8oz and a time bonus of 4lb total weight 13lb 4oz. 2nd Steven Fish 4 fish and a 2lb bonus for 13lb 1oz 3rd Mark Walker 4 fish and 4lb bonus for 12lb 8oz. Boat anglers have started to […]

Catch Return week ending 8th April 07

Rod average 2.6 Average weight of fish kept 2lb 8oz Very changeable weather with strong cold westerly winds made for difficult fishing conditions on some days. Andrew Grabham caught 39 and William Leitch 14 from the Whitby end of the dam on lures some of the fish were browns to 4lb. Graham Southam caught the […]

Catch Return week ending 1st April 07

Best rainbow 10lb Best Brown 5lb 12oz Rod average 2.6 Average weight of fish kept 2lb8oz What a cold week with strong northeasterly winds, Though some anglers did manage to catch quite a few fish Andrew Grabham caught 20 on lures from the dam, M Jefferson had 18 keeping 4 for 12lb from the dam, […]

Catch return for week ending 25 March 2007

Best rainbow 11lb Best Brown 4lb 8oz Rod average 2.7 Average weight of fish kept 3lb Only two anglers Braved the very strong cold Northwesterly winds on Monday and Tuesday, on Wednesday we had a good covering of snow up to lunchtime although the anglers who fished did quite well the rest of the week […]

Catch return for week ending 18 March 2007

Rod average 3.4 The very strong southwesterly winds that blew all week made fishing very difficult, restricting boat and bank anglers to the Woodside bank and the overflow end of the dam wall even so there were some very good catches. Norman Cowell caught 20 from the dam keeping one for 9lb 12oz; John Anderson […]

Catch return for opening Day 10th March

70 anglers Fished on opening day and caught 517 fish 18 of which were browns to 5lb the rod average was 7.3. 107 fish were kept with an average weight of 2lb 4oz. Mike Ayton had the heaviest at 7lb 8oz and Dave Sanders had one of 7lb. Mike Ayton caught 38 from the top […]