Thornton Weekly Report week ending 13th April

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Weekly Report ending 13th April

120 rods recorded 505 trout for the week for a rod average 4.2

Similar to our other venues buzzer patterns took an increasing number of trout this week with boat and bank anglers finding fish from the very top of the Thornton arm down past the farm bank to the bottom of the Markfield arm.

Floating line or intermediate worked best with buzzer, diawl bach, damsel or small cats whisker.

Mar Hunt caught fish of 5lb, 3lb12oz, Doug Timms 5lb4oz, H Pritchard 5lb, N James 4lb1oz, A Freer 4lb7oz, T Lorrimer 5lb12oz, Chris Sayer 4lb

Thornton Fly fishers angling club fished their annual bank match this week to a 4 fish limit, Russ Martin winning with 4 fish weighing 14lb4oz

If your coming to fish the bank we recommend you bring waders.

With the clocks changing our last 4 hour permit offers excellent value fishing from 4pm – 8pm

Main Gate, Lodge & Bank Fishing open 7.30am

Boats Available from 8.30am

Part Day Boats 8.30 – 2.00pm  /   2.00pm – 8.00pm

All Anglers offsite by 8.15pm

For more up to date information and to book a boat call the lodge on 01530 230807

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