Lockwood Beck Catch Return Sunday 16th to Saturday 22nd September 2012

Ben Davison caught this 6lb 3oz rainbow from the boat jetty on an Olive Zonker.

105 Anglers have caught 307 rainbows to 6lb 3oz. and 4 Browns to 3lb
Rod average 3
98 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Sunday 16th

14 Anglers caught 42 rainbows to 6lb 3oz.
Rod average 3
10 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 14oz

The rain stayed away until about 6pm when it was really heavy. The very strong to gale force South Westerly wind made the moorside bank very difficult.
Bank
Graham Southam caught 17 rainbows to 3lb 8oz from the jetty on balloon caddis; Ben Davison had the best fish of the day at 6lb 3oz.
Boats
Only one boat out Les Davison caught 4 to 3lb fishing in the shelter of the Woodside Bank.

Monday 17th

14 Anglers caught 42 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod Average 3
16 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz.

Bank
Graham Southam followed yesterday’s 17 with 15 today all caught from the jetty, Graham kept 2 for 6lb. Mike Walker had five from the top of the moorside on buzzers and Michael Kilvington had 5 from the bottom moorside block keeping 2 for 6lb.
Boat
Mrs Olive Murray caught five fishing out from the point on shuttlecocks and Bernard Fitzhugh had 5 fishing out from the high bank on klinkhamers.

Tuesday 18th

13 Anglers caught 27 Rainbows to 4lb.
Rod Average 2.1
6 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

We had a very cold windy day with some heavy showers.

Bank
Gary Coverdale caught 7 from the boat jetty on size 14 Griffiths Gnat. Graham Southam caught 3 nice fish from the high bank keeping one at 4lb.
Boat
Les Davison caught 9 rainbows to 3lb on Olive Zonkers fishing out from the woodside.

Wednesday 19th

15 Anglers caught 26 Rainbows to 4lb and 1 3lb Brown Trout.
Rod Average 1.9
14 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Bank
Andrew Grabham caught 6 to 3lb on CDC Shuttlecock’s. Scott Hansford fished from the jetty and caught 3 3lb rainbows on a Gold head Hears ear nymph. Michael Boston returned a lovely 3lb brown from the high bank.

Thursday 20th

14 Anglers caught 68 Rainbows to 5lb.
Rod Average 4.9
17 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

The Weather Forecast was wrong again conditions are perfect with fish showing all over the lake.
Stocked today with 180 Rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 6lb
Bank
Les Davison caught 11 from the boat Jetty on Olive Zonkers. Michael Kilvington caught 8 to 3lb 8oz from the top moorside block on olive lures. Dave Dickons caught 6 from the top of the moorside on Daddy’s. Ian Morrison, Roger Holmes and Rob Lincoln all caught 4 from the moorside.

Boat
Tim Grove caught 18 and returned fish to 5lb Tim kept 3 for 9lb all caught on CDC Shuttlecocks fishing out from the woodside.

Friday 21st

16 Anglers caught 55 Rainbows to 4lb.8oz
Rod Average 3.5
17 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz

What a cold damp miserable day we had today.
Bank
Colin Brown caught 10 to 5lb on Blobs from the jetty and overflow end of the dam. Keith Richards caught 5 rainbows to 3lb 4oz on Shipman’s from the top of the moorside.

Boat
Tim Grove followed yesterday’s 18 fish with 9 more today. Tim caught all his fish on small Olive Nomads fishing out from the woodside block. John McGarrell caught 7 to 4lb on Nomads from the woodside.

Saturday 22nd

19 Anglers caught 46 Rainbows to 4lb.4oz and 1 2lb Brown
Rod Average 2.5
13 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 3oz

Bank
Andy Davison fished from 1.30 to 5pm and caught 5 rainbows to 3lb from the bottom moorside block on Hears Ear nymphs. Brian Coverdale caught a nice 4lb 4oz Rainbow from the Jetty.

Boat
Mike Walker caught 12 rainbows to 3lb 8oz on Olive Nymphs his first 6 fish came from the Woodside and the rest fishing 100mt out from the top moorside block. Gary Cover caught 7 to 3lb 4oz fishing out from the Woodside.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 7.15pm