Thornton weekly report week ending 1 November 2015

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Weekly Report Week ending 1st November 2015

Another mixed weeks fishing due to the variants of the weather, we’ve had heavy rain, fog, touch of frost, cold evenings and sunny warm days.

Looking back through the weeks returns it mimics the weather, no fixed pattern, just about everything caught, from a dry daddy, black buzzer, diawl bach, hares ear, damsel, blob, cats whisker, snake, zonker with areas mentioned in the returns just about covering the reservoir although the lonesome pine area seemed to be the most productive area.

Jim Raeside caught 3lb4oz rainbow, Paul Martindale fished a cats whisker to record trout of 4lb12oz & 5lb4oz, John Everitt also fished a cats whisker to record a 3lb rainbow, Dave Pritchard fished a Montana to catch his two browns, Bob Jones recorded 4lb12oz rainbow, Dave Buckley 4lb rainbow, Mick Huffer 5lb8oz rainbow, Mark Hemmings fished a snake to take rainbows of 3lb & 3lb8oz, Richard Bowers took to his float tube and fished a cats whisker along the weed beds and recorded a rainbow 4lb, Andrew Wilson fished black epoxy buzzers to catch rainbows 3lb & 4lb

Rod average for the week was 1.3

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Last Day 2015 Thornton Season Sunday 15th November