With Heather flies and flying ants arriving in force and favourable conditions for nymphing and dries stocks continues to fish well. Despite tough conditions today (Sunday) dropping the rod average down a bit.
Bank: East Bank, Alders, Dam wall, Bell Point.
Boat: Curry’s Cast, Around Gull Island, Dam wall, Main Basin.
Top rod: Neil Ashworth 14 fish on small boobys
Best Bag: 5 fish for 14lb 4oz for Greg Smith
Biggest fish: 6lb for Tom Smith
Rod average: 2.45
Notable catches: 14 fish for Neil Ashworth on small boobys
11 fish for Alan Daniels on Bell Point with yellow and orange fritz lures
9 fish for Dave Mees on dries
9 fish for Michel Fisher on damsels and blobs
Top Flies to Try:
Crunchers with green or red holo ribs
Black foam daddies
2 £100 tackle vouchers out this week! For Peter Oldendorp and Alan Daniels
We also had the Mitre Angling Club back for their annual match which was won by Greg Smith with 5 fish for 14lb 4oz. Second went to Robin Asken with 4 fish for 9lb 2oz and biggest fish went to Robin Asken as well.
Dry lines Comp on the 10th of August
Bankhouse will be closed on Monday the 12th