Thornton weekly report week ending 29th March 2015

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Weekly Report Week ending 29th March 2015

Monday to Friday of last provided good fishing conditions and excellent sport however with a windy forecast over Saturday & Sunday we took the decision to not allow any boats out.

On the fishable days last week a total of 496 trout were caught for a rod average 6.7 The best area continues to be the shallows opposite the lodge, in front of the wood to the corner with an intermediate or floating line with a blue flash damsel, hares ear, apps bloodworm with more & more fish falling to buzzers.

Trout are incredibly close to the banks with bank anglers catching good numbers.

Good number of browns being recorded with many anglers returning the browns, although the majority are in the 1lb8oz class a number up to 3lb have been reported.

Aide Iliffe caught the largest rainbow of the week a 5lb8oz other good sized rainbows were recorded by N James 4lb9oz, R Dayman 4lb8oz, M Cross 3lb14oz & D Price 3lb

Main Gate, Lodge & Bank Fishing open 7.30am

Boats Available from 8.30am – 7.15pm

Part Day Boats 8.30 – 1.30pm  /   1.30pm – 7.15pm

All Anglers offsite by 7.30pm

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

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