Lockwood Beck Catch Return Sunday 7th to Saturday 13th October 2012

Rob Lincoln caught this 11lb 14oz Rainbow from the top of the Woodside on a Hears Ear Shuttlecock.
77 Anglers have caught 130 rainbows to 11lb 14oz
Rod average 1.7
69 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 11oz

During October Anglers can use the £20 4fish evening permit as a full day permit. Day boats are now £10 from 12oclock £5 and outboards £5. We are nselling off a lot of fly’s for 4 FOR £1
Anglers are reminded that the Brown Trout season has ended.

Sunday 7th
14 Anglers caught 17 Rainbows to 4lb
Rod Average 1.2
10 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.6oz.
Bank
It was a day of two halves not much happening before lunch then fish all over after lunch.
No wind made things tricky although fish could be caught on dries. I fished for an hour and a half from 3pm and hooked five but only managed to land two on Shuttlecocks. Keith Richards caught 5 keeping 4 for 9lb from the top of the moorside. Keith caught all his fish on Foam Beatles. Kenny Steedman kept 2 for 6lb and had the misfortune to lose a lot more off. Kenny was fishing from the top moorside block with Foam Beatles.
Boat
Les Davison caught 4 fishing out from the Woodside block and Mrs Olive Murray kept a fully fined 3lb 8oz rainbow on a day when she had a lot of surface sport.

Monday 8th
9 Anglers caught 27 Rainbows to 11lb 14oz.
Rod Average 3
11 fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb.
What a good day today has been all 9 anglers caught fish with as many fish hooked and lost as were landed. We had fish on top all over the lake including down the middle.
Bank
Derrick Grabham caught 6 on dries from the top moorside block. Rob Lincoln caught 3 from the Woodside on Hears Ear Shuttlecock he kept the best fish of the day at 11lb 14oz.Keith Richards caught 3 and lost a few off on Foam Beatles from the top of the moorside. Keith kept to for 5lb.
Boat
John Mann caught 5 on dries.

Tuesday 9th
16 Anglers caught 8 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz.
Rod Average 0.5
5 fish were kept at an average weight of 3lb 2oz
Bank
Well what a day anglers were frustrated by lots of fish showing all over the lake but unlike yesterday they found them hard to catch. Dave Urwin had the best of the day at 5lb 8oz from the dam. Brian Gardiner had 2 for 5lb 8oz from the jetty.

Wednesday 10th
7 Anglers caught 14 Rainbows to 6lb 12oz.
Rod Average 2
9 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 10oz
Bank
Six of the seven anglers fishing caught fish today. John Heward kept 2 for 9lb 4oz fishing small black spiders from the moorside. Rob Lincoln hooked 6 on Shuttlecocks but only managed to land 2.

Thursday 11th
11 Anglers caught 23 Rainbows to 4lb.
Rod Average 2.1
13 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz
Bank
Kevin Wilson caught 5 from the moorside on Cats whisker. Jon Blackwood caught 2 to 3lb from the holly Bush on Cats Whisker. Keith Richards kept 2 for 4lb 12oz and lost a few off from the top of the moorside all caught on foam beetles.
Boat
Tim Grove caught 5 rainbows to 3lb from the culvert, every one caught on a different pattern from Shuttlecock’s to Cats Whisker. Les Davison caught 4 to 4lb fishing down the woodside and as with Tim he caught all his fish on different patterns.
Friday 12th

10 Anglers caught 22 Rainbows to 7lb.
Rod Average 2.2
10 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 14oz
Bank
Michael Kilvington caught a lovely 7lb Rainbow on an olive nymph fishing 200mt along the dam from the overflow. Colin Brown hooked a 5lb rainbow that took nearly all of his backing off on its first run Colin hooked the fish on the Dam on a red Buzzer, He then went to the high bank and caught four more to 4lb 8oz . John McGarrell had fin perfect 4lb 8oz and 4lb 12 rainbows from the jetty john also hooked and lost fish.

Boat

Saturday 13th
12 Anglers caught 18 Rainbows to 7lb.
Rod Average 1.5
11 fish were kept at an average weight of 2lb 8oz
Very little wind with bright sunshine made things difficult today. We had more fish lost than landed. Boat angler S Hunter caught a lovely 7lb rainbow on buzzer.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 6.15pm