News Archive 2014

Avington Trout Fishery December 2014 Report

December 2014

December has been an extremely productive month: The fish are willingly chasing lures and the vast majority of anglers are catching their full bag with relative ease.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery, Lincolnshire

December 2014

For the week-ending 5th December, the 58 rods caught 190 trout for a rod average of 3.28.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Avington Trout Fishery report, November 2014

December 2014

The fishing has really picked up this month with the fish chasing lures willingly and most anglers bagging up.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 30th November, 2014

December 2014

Persistent rain throughout the week and variable winds gave many anglers a challenge for the last few days of the season.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 30th November, 2014

December 2014

Thick fog hindered sport on a couple of occasions this week but calmer weather later in the week was much more welcome and Sunday was a great day to end the season.

Hury reservoir report, week-ending 30th November, 2014

December 2014

The rod average maintained a high level throughout November thanks to the mild weather conditions and the extensive stocking during the season.
News from: Hury

Grassholme reservoir report, week-ending 30th November, 2014

December 2014

A fine day on Sunday rounded off what has been an excellent season of sport at Grassholme reservoir.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 30th November, 2014

December 2014

The weather gods smiled on the region for the last day of the season with an excellent turnout of over 50 anglers.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 23rd November, 2014 Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 23rd November, 2014

November 2014

Yet another week of diverse angling at Derwent reservoir with some nice catches and some great sport enjoyed by anglers willing to fish light, keep on the move and most importantly of all, wrap up!
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, Week-ending 23rd November, 2014

November 2014

The fish have been evenly spread around the reservoir with cast and move tactics serving anglers best.

Hanningfield Trout Fishery report, week-ending 23rd November, 2014

November 2014

Heavy persistent rain and much colder weather finally arrived in the run up to the last week of the season.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 21st November, 2014

November 2014

For the week the 63 rods caught 242 trout for a rod average of 3.84.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 16th November, 2014

November 2014

Milder conditions and heavy rain during the week continue to provide anglers with ideal late season conditions with larger rainbows remaining active, especially on the dam wall.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery, week-ending 14th November, 2014

November 2014

For the week 57 rods caught 242 trout for a rod average of 4.24.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

South West Lakes Trust fisheries - season round-up

November 2014

The weather continued to be relatively mild for the time of year (with water temperatures around 13°C), with fish continuing to feed mainly in the upper layers.

Hanningfield Reervoir report, week-ending 9th November, 2014

November 2014

A mixed week on the reservoir with heavy rain and blustery winds, however, milder weather continues to help make fishing more comfortable.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 7th November, 2014

November 2014

For the week 64 rods caught 170 trout for a rod average of 2.66.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Kielder Water report, week-ending 9th November, 2014

November 2014

The biggest trout of the week went to Neil Jones fishing from Hawkhope and Gordon’s Walls on the worm.
News from: Kielder Water

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 9th November, 2014

November 2014

After taking a 10 fish limit from the Meadow last week, Doug Pearson returned to continue his foray along the north shore where he again found success.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Grassholme reservoir report, week-ending 9th November, 2014

November 2014

After mixed weather resulted in a lower angler turnout than was hoped, George Tyrer was delighted with a 4lb 8oz fully finned prime rainbow trout on Sunday and was one of a quality brace of fish.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery, week-ending 31st October, 2014

November 2014

For the week 96 rods caught 307 trout for a rod average of 3.2.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Trout Fishery report, week-ending 2nd November, 2014

November 2014

Warm winds continue to bring perfect conditions for most visitors with higher numbers of larger specimen fish being caught from both bank and boat.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Avington Trout Fishery October 2014 report

October 2014

A ridiculously dry October has naturally resulted in a low water level for this time of the year. The knock-on effect is low oxygen levels, which is resulting in the fish remaining fairly lethargic.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Kielder Water report, week-ending 26th October, 2014

October 2014

With choppy water and strong winds, boat anglers headed into sheltered bays with most success reported from Plashetts.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn report, week-ending 26th October, 2014

October 2014

High winds and choppy conditions combined with low water levels and high turbidity kept fish deep for much of the week.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 26th October, 2014

October 2014

Gentle southerly winds and warmer temperatures have given perfect conditions for visitors this week.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Fishery repot, week ending 24th October, 2014

October 2014

For the week 71 rods caught 301 trout for a rod average of 4.24.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 26th October, 2014 Scaling Dam report, week-ending 26th October, 2014

October 2014

Strong winds continued for most of the week making the fishing particularly difficult, however, those who braved the elements were still rewarded.

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending October 17, 2014

October 2014

For the week 84 rods caught 361 fish for a rod average of 4.3.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Trout Fishery report, week-ending October 19th, 2014

October 2014

A varied week with difficult weather conditions as strong winds and heavy rain limited the boats reaching most productive marks.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Kennick Reservoir report, October 2014

October 2014

Excellent weekly rod averages continued through October (between 3.5 and 5.1 fish per angler), with dry Daddies, Hoppers, and Sedges catching well on the surface.
News from: Kennick Reservoir

Kielder Water report, week-ending October 19th, 2014

October 2014

Stronger winds through the week and heavy rain raised water levels and stirred fish into feeding closer to the shore.
News from: Kielder Water

South West Lakes season extension

October 2014

South West Lakes have announced that their rainbow trout fisheries will be staying open until the end of November for bank fishing only.

Kielder Water report, week-ending October 12th, 2014

October 2014

As the season end approaches anglers are finding fish well spread but feeding well in the margins, bays and inlets.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending October 12th, 2014

October 2014

Mixed weather throughout the week matched the fortunes of both fly and bait anglers as a quiet few days early week gave way to some outstanding autumnal sport.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending October 12th, 2014

October 2014

For much of the week strong south-westerly winds gave boat anglers difficult and challenging conditions, restricting most visitors to seek shelter in Lodge Bay and School Bay.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 05/10/14 Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 05/10/14

October 2014

The Indian summer came to a rather abrupt end this week with autumnal wind and rain making appearances towards the end of the week.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery, week-ending 10th October, 2014

October 2014

For the week 62 rods caught a total of 184 trout for a rod average of 2.97.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 5th October 2014

October 2014

A very good start to the week saw many anglers on the banks and boats catching close to their limits.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 3rd October, 2014

October 2014

For the week 79 rods caught 268 fish for a rod average of 3.39.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 28/09/14

October 2014

A slow start to the week quickly improved into the weekend with high catch rates seeing numerous early season stocked fish and overwintered 3-5lb rainbows coming out.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 28/09/14 Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 28/09/14

October 2014

Another unseasonably mild week saw some superb sporting action during some well attended days.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Avington Trout Fishery report, September 2014 Avington Trout Fishery report, September 2014

October 2014

The complete lack of rain resulted in low water levels and the consistently high temperatures meant the fish remained in a lethargic mood.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 26th September, 2014

October 2014

For the week 109 rods caught 212 trout for a rod average of 1.94.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Kielder Water report, week-ending 28/09/14

October 2014

Anglers willing to persevere had some good results this week with some perfect late season conditions.
News from: Kielder Water

Kennick Reservoir report, September 2014

September 2014

The weekly rod averages dramatically improved as the air temperatures started to fall.
News from: Kennick Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 19th September

September 2014

For the week 94 rods caught 244 trout for a rod average of 2.6.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 21st September 2014

September 2014

Another great week for many of our visitors as a combination of light winds with warm weather continues to provide excellent conditions for anglers.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Siblyback Lake report, September 2014

September 2014

Daddies are starting to be blown onto the water, and fish are looking up to feed, which has meant that a variety of dry patterns have been catching the most fish.
News from: Siblyback Lake

Toft Newton fishery report, week-ending 12th September, 2014

September 2014

For the week 66 rods caught 186 trout for a rod average of 2.82.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 14th September, 2014

September 2014

Another fantastic week’s fishing for many of our visitors as catch returns continue to improve from both the bank and the boats.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Kielder Water report, weekending 7th September 2014

September 2014

This week the reservoir has been in fine form providing bait and fly anglers with some excellent late summer sport.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn Reservoir report, week-ending 7th September 2014

September 2014

Fresher conditions this week brought a welcome boost to rod averages as fish continue feeding in shallow water and around feeder streams after occasional showers.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 7th September 2014

September 2014

A welcome return to cooler and fresher weather has seen sport dramatically improve with13 limit catches recorded this weekend.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Hanningfield Reervoir report, week-ending 7th September 2014

September 2014

The slightly cooler conditions this week has seen a huge increase in catch returns.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 5th September 2014

September 2014

For the week 83 rods caught 139 trout for a rod average of 1.67.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Wimbleball boat pairs competition Wimbleball boat pairs competition

September 2014

On August 30-31 Wimbleball hosted the annual Boat Pairs Competition, kindly supported by Orvis.
News from: Wimbleball Lake

Toft Newton Fishery report, week-ending 29th August

September 2014

For the week 78 rods caught 198 trout for a rod average of 2.54.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Avington Trout Fishery report, August 2014 Avington Trout Fishery report, August 2014

September 2014

August is always a difficult month when it comes to stillwater trout fishing, owing largely to high water temperatures.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Grassholme Reservoir report, week-ending August 24th, 2014

August 2014

It’s been an exciting week with the hotspots changing as often as the wind.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Derwent Reservoir report, week-ending August 24th, 2014

August 2014

Conditions remain similar to last week and again more than half the stocked fish remain uncaught, including some cracking blues around 5lb.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending August 24, 2014

August 2014

Cooler conditions for much of the week along with falling water levels have seen fish start to feed more vigorously during the weekend.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Fishery report, week-ending 22nd August, 2014

August 2014

For the week 74 rods caught 193 trout for a rod average of 2.61.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 17th August, 2014

August 2014

The recent warm weather proved challenging for many bank anglers as trout continue to seek cooler, deeper areas in the reservoir.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Kielder Water report, week-ending 17th August, 2014

August 2014

Another mixed week of weather made fishing a challenge in terms of tactics to match the conditions.
News from: Kielder Water

Colliford Reservoir report, August 2014

August 2014

Peter Leadsford, from Saltash, caught a superb brown trout of 2lb 14oz while fishing from the bank below the old toilet block car park.
News from: Colliford Lake

Burrator Reservoir report, August 2014

August 2014

The best fish tended to be later in the day, when an evening rise meant that dry patterns (such as Black Hoppers, Black Gnats, Beetles, and Bibios) were successful.

Roadford Reservoir report, August 2014

August 2014

The fishing proved to be mixed in the early part of the month, with some anglers struggling (usually if they just fished during the hotter part of the day), while others were rerwarded with some fine sport.
News from: Roadford Lake

Stithians Lake report, August 2014

August 2014

The fishing at Stithians improved as the month progressed, particularly in the evenings.
News from: Stithians Lake

Wimbleball Lake report, August 2014

August 2014

There has been little surface activity during August, so anglers only persevered with deeper flies, with sinking lines proving to be the best method.
News from: Wimbleball Lake

Siblyback Lake report, August 2014

August 2014

The hot and humid conditions meant that the fishing at Siblyback was very mixed, with some days proving to be extremely challenging, when the fish could not be tempted with any pattern that was put to them.
News from: Siblyback Lake

Kennick report, August 2014

August 2014

With water temperatures hovering around 20 degrees C, the best fishing was enjoyed in the early mornings or in the evenings, with anglers averaging 2.4 fish per angler.
News from: Kennick Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery, week-ending 8th August 2014

August 2014

For the week 51 rods 51 rods caught 91 trout for a rod average of 1.78.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

Mixed weather conditions during the week brought heavy showers and low pressure.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Kielder Water report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

From Mediterranean sun to tropical monsoons, the weather has posed some challenges to anglers in the last week.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

Periods of heavy rainfall followed by hotter brighter days presented obvious challenges throughout the week as fish moved from deeper, cooler waters to margins and vice versa on a daily basis.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Derwent Reservoir report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

Another tough week at Derwent with only glimpses of the sport which should prevail as we move into late summer.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Grassholme reservoir report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

The fishing continued to improve as the cooling water temperatures have seen a lot of fish moving back into the shallower water to feed.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Hury Reservoir report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

Another good week on Hury as the trout became much more proactive in search of feed thanks to the cooling water.
News from: Hury

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 10th August 2014

August 2014

It was a slow start to the week for bait anglers but fly anglers had some great sport throughout.

Kielder Water report, week-ending 3rd August, 2014

August 2014

Anglers have enjoyed some fine summer sport this week and the key to success has been to move around and be prepared to change tactics.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn Reservoir  report, week-ending 3rd August, 2014 Fontburn Reservoir report, week-ending 3rd August, 2014

August 2014

A changeable week of weather finally saw the extreme heat give way to some torrential rain and cooler days.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 3rd August 2014

August 2014

The very hot and humid conditions have remained all week bringing light winds with odd showers during the evening.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Fishery report, week ending 1st August 2014

August 2014

For the week 74 rods caught 98 trout for a rod average of 1.32.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 27th July 2014

August 2014

Very warm humid conditions have continued bringing heavy showers and lightning during the latter part of the day.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Fontburn Reservoir report, week-ending 20th July, 2014 Fontburn Reservoir report, week-ending 20th July, 2014

August 2014

Increased humidity and some scorching days combined with steadily dropping water levels pushed margin water temperatures into the high teens.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Kielder Water report, week-ending 20th July, 2014 Kielder Water report, week-ending 20th July, 2014

August 2014

With water temperatures rising steeply fish have been more active in the mornings and evenings.
News from: Kielder Water

Derwent Reservoir report, week-ending 20th July, 2014

August 2014

The week began terribly with some days seeing only a handful of fish coming to the net.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Burrator Reservoir report, July 2014

August 2014

The reservoir fished well throughout July, particularly from the bank around Longstone Point.

Roadford Reservoir report, July 2014

August 2014

The fishing at Roadford produced some decent returns in July, for both boat and bank anglers.
News from: Roadford Lake

Stithians Lake report, July 2014

August 2014

Mr Freeman recorded the best rainbow of the month at 3lb caught on an orange Soldier Palmer.
News from: Stithians Lake

Wimbleball Lake report, July 2014

August 2014

The hot bright weather has meant that most fish have moved to the deeper cooler water.
News from: Wimbleball Lake

Siblyback Reservoir report, July 2014

August 2014

The fishing continued to improve as the month progressed, with weekly rod averages between 2.5 and 3,5 fish per angler.
News from: Siblyback Lake

Kennick Reservoir report, July 2014

August 2014

The weekly rod averages gradually improved over the month, averaging out at between 2 and 2.5 fish per angler.
News from: Kennick Reservoir

Avington Trout Fishery report, July 2014 Avington Trout Fishery report, July 2014

August 2014

Temperatures averaging mid 20s saw sport slow down, particularly in the afternoons. However, with a little extra effort anglers can still happily achieve a full bag.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Fontburn Reservoir report, week-ending 27th July, 2014 Fontburn Reservoir report, week-ending 27th July, 2014

August 2014

The annual Northumberland County Blind Association charity competition took place on Friday and was well attended.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Toft Newton fishery report, week-ending 25th July 2014

July 2014

For the week 69 rods caught 95 trout for a rod average of 1.38.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Scaling Dam report, week-ending June 13th, 2014 Scaling Dam report, week-ending June 13th, 2014

July 2014

With trout rising at both ends of the reservoir and with the brown trout from previous stocking now starting to show, anglers have had some great sport this week.

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending July 13th, 2014 Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending July 13th, 2014

July 2014

Another week of mixed weather saw high winds and localised thunderstorms followed by humid calm periods to challenge most anglers.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 11th July, 2014

July 2014

For the week 108 rods caught a total of 401 trout for a rod average of 3.71.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 6th July, 2014 Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 6th July, 2014

July 2014

The scorching start to the week certainly tested anglers with water temperatures pushing into the high teens, forcing fish into deeper water seeking out cooler thermals.

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending July 6th, 2014

July 2014

Continued sunshine has created warm conditions for most days on the reservoir with the odd shower passing over during the week.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery, Lincolnshire

July 2014

For the week-ending 4th July, 89 rods caught 343 trout for a rod average of 3.85.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Fishery report, week-ending 27th June

July 2014

For the week 91 rods caught 294 trout for a rod average of 3.23.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 22nd June Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 22nd June

July 2014

Summer well and truly arrived this week as temperatures soared and bright sunshine kept fish deep during the middle of the day.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 29th June Scaling Dam report, week-ending 29th June

July 2014

With the water temperatures continuing to rocket and the often showery conditions the fish have moved out in the deeper waters so anglers have had to work for their rewards.

Kennick Reservoir report, June 2014

July 2014

The weekly rod averages dropped slightly as the water temperatures rose (from 15 ?c to 22 ?c at the surface over the month) from 2.7 fish to two fish per angler.
News from: Kennick Reservoir

Avington Fishery report, June 2014 Avington Fishery report, June 2014

July 2014

June has been a bit of a scorcher with temperatures consistently topping 20 degrees and bright sunshine being the norm for the majority of the month.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending 29th June

July 2014

Plenty of sunshine and warm conditions most days as water levels start to drop quickly in the heat.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, week-ending June 15th, 2014 Scaling Dam report, week-ending June 15th, 2014

June 2014

The favourable weather has seen anglers changing tactics to suit the sunny, bright conditions.

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending June 15th, 2014

June 2014

Warm weather and sunny conditions continued for most of the week as water temperatures moved quickly towards 18oC.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending 8th June, 2014

June 2014

Evening sedge hatches gave anglers some good sport later in Lodge Bay and the Inlet.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 8th June, 2014

June 2014

It’s been a mixed week with shoals of fish appearing in different areas on different days with the majority of action for bait anglers.

Hury reservoir report, week-ending 8th June 2014

June 2014

This week’s turbulent weather conditions had a massive influence on sport at Hury.
News from: Hury

Grassholme reservoir report, week-ending 8th June, 2014

June 2014

Another lucrative week for anglers at Grassholme with two more tagged fish landed.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 8th June, 2014

June 2014

The sport at Derwent underwent an amazing transformation this week, even before the introduction of 1,500 fish.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Kielder Water report, week-ending 8th June, 2014

June 2014

Kielder hosted the Jack Charlton disabled anglers competition this week and despite the appalling weather a great day was be had by all.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 8th June, 2014

June 2014

Mixed weather conditions with high humidity, bright spells and periods of torrential rain challenged fly and bait anglers alike this week.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending June 6th, 2014

June 2014

For the week 109 rods caught 522 trout for a rod average of 4.79.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Scaling Dam report, week-ending June 1st, 2014 Scaling Dam report, week-ending June 1st, 2014

June 2014

Wind and rain made fishing difficult most of this week but the weekend saw the fish rising on all areas of the reservoir in the warmer weather.

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending June 1st, 2014 Derwent reservoir report, week-ending June 1st, 2014

June 2014

A week of mixed fortunes would best describe the sport with some anglers recording net-bursting catches whilst others struggled as a result of a huge influx of fresh water.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Toft Newton fishery report week-ending May 30th, 2014

June 2014

For the week 92 rods caught 488 trout for a rod average of 5.3.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Two 20\'s in a week at Avington! Two 20\'s in a week at Avington!

June 2014

This year seems to be flying by, it's hard to believe that we're almost into June. May has been a fabulous month here at Avington with the fishing as productive as it's ever been.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending June 1st, 2014 Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending June 1st, 2014

June 2014

Humid conditions and variable winds resulted in a slow start to the week. Boat and bank anglers found it a challenge to locate feeding fish, however once located consistent catches were reported.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Fishery report, week-ending May 23, 2014

May 2014

For the week 76 rods caught 288 trout for a rod average of 3.79.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending May 25, 2014

May 2014

Unsettled weather conditions hindered visitors during the week, especially over the Bank Holiday period, when heavy rain and high winds made fishing challenging.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, week-ending May 25, 2014 Scaling Dam report, week-ending May 25, 2014

May 2014

Scaling had a steady beginning to the week with fish evenly spread around the reservoir.

Hanningfield Reservoir report, week-ending May 18th, 2014

May 2014

Windy conditionsabated to allow warm, bright weather to bring the fishery to life, giving some fantastic sport from both the bank and boat.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending May 16th, 2014

May 2014

For the week 104 rods caught 476 trout for a rod average of 4.57.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Derwent Reservoir report, week-ending May 11th, 2014 Derwent Reservoir report, week-ending May 11th, 2014

May 2014

Sport continues to impress as the first hawthorn flies of the season bring fish to the surface.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Kielder Water report, week-ending May 11th, 2014 Kielder Water report, week-ending May 11th, 2014

May 2014

With the boats proving increasingly popular, Kielder held the qualifier heat of the Scierra Pairs Competition on Sunday.
News from: Kielder Water

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week ending May 9th, 2014

May 2014

A steadier week in terms of footfall at Toft, largely down to some very inconsistent weather with lots of breeze and at times heavy showers.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending May 11th, 2014

May 2014

Sport remained consistent using most methods and plenty of fish remained in Middlemead Bay after stocking from the previous week.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield report, week-ending April 5th, 2014

May 2014

Hanningfield encountered yet another very busy week as visitors experienced brilliant sport from both boats and bank.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, week-ending April 4th, 2014 Scaling Dam report, week-ending April 4th, 2014

May 2014

Initially, a slow beginning to the week, however the sport got better and better as the week progressed with a rod average peaking at eight fish per angler on Friday.

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending April 4th, 2014 Derwent reservoir report, week-ending April 4th, 2014

May 2014

Yet another outstanding week at Derwent as rod averages continue to hold at over four per angler over the past few weeks.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Toft Newton fishery report, week-ending 2nd May, 2014

May 2014

For the week 112 rods caught 573 trout for a rod average of 5.12.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Avington fishery April Report

May 2014

April's been a very hit and miss month weather wise with one day being calm and warm then the next being wet and windy.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Reservoir report, weekending 27/04/14

May 2014

A cold easterly wind continued to make conditions uncomfortable for visitors, however, fishing was hectic with a large number of limit catches taken by both bank and boat anglers.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 27/04/14 Scaling Dam report, week-ending 27/04/14

May 2014

What a week here at Scaling Dam with the first double-figure rainbow of the season and some lovely browns coming to the net.

Toft Newton fishery report, week-ending April 25th, 2014 Toft Newton fishery report, week-ending April 25th, 2014

May 2014

For the week 100 rods caught 468 fish for a rod average of 4.68.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 18th April, 2014 Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 18th April, 2014

April 2014

For the week 112 rods caught 464 trout for a rod average of 4.14.
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Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

A very busy week over the Easter break as cold easterly winds persisted for most days making conditions challenging but still rewarding.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Grassholme reservoir report, week-ending 20th April, 2014 Grassholme reservoir report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

What a difference a year makes! In stark contrast to last Easter’s whiteout anglers have been revelling in the beautiful weather.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Kielder Water report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

After a slow start Kielder is beginning to show signs of some better sport as water temperatures begin to rise and fish become more active.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

Brighter, milder conditions and rising water temperatures brought fish back into the margins throughout the week and despite mid-day lulls on the sunniest days, hatches of buzzers kept the fish feeding consistently through the holidays.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

Yet another fantastic week at Derwent as hundreds of anglers witnesses the great sport and terrific catches on offer.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Hury reservoir report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

Yet another good week at Hury with milder weather bringing fly life to the surface with fish seen rising all over the reservoir for the first time this season.
News from: Hury

Scaling Dam report, week-ending 20th April, 2014

April 2014

Throughout the week it has remained chilly and breezy most days but the sporting action has been nothing short of superb!

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending 13th April, 2014

April 2014

Tuesday saw the introduction of 3,000 prime rainbows into Middlemead Bay to give even greater sport for visitors in the run up to Easter.
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Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 11th April, 2014 Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 11th April, 2014

April 2014

For the week 131 rods caught 574 trout for a rod average of 4.38.
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Scaling Dam report, week-ending April 6, 2014

April 2014

Mixed weather and mixed fortunes for the first half of the week with heavy fog and bitter winds.

Hury reservoir report, week-ending April 6, 2014

April 2014

Mild weather conditions provided some great sport for fly anglers with numerous top quality fish coming to the net.
News from: Hury

Grassholme reservoir report, weekending April 6, 2014

April 2014

As weather conditions improved during the week anglers enjoyed some exceptional sport.
News from: Grassholme Fishery

Derwent reservoir report, week-ending April 6, 2014

April 2014

The foggy conditions continued to linger for most of this week; however this has not stopped anglers catching some lovely fish.
News from: Derwent Reservoir

Kielder Water report, week-ending April 6, 2014

April 2014

Peter Pattinson and Ray Fothergill had a great day boat-fishing, landing trout from all areas of the reservoir.
News from: Kielder Water

Fontburn reservoir report, week-ending April 6, 2014

April 2014

For much of the week cold easterlies kept the fish deep and lethargic. However, a change to warmer south-westerly winds towards the weekend improved sport significantly.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Toft Newton Fishery report, week-ending April 6th, 2014 Toft Newton Fishery report, week-ending April 6th, 2014

April 2014

For the week 136 rods caught 696 trout for a rod average of 5.11.
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Hanningfield fishery report, week-ending April 6th, 2014 Hanningfield fishery report, week-ending April 6th, 2014

April 2014

Anglers have enjoyed another week of excellent sport as near-perfect conditions brought lighter winds and warmer weather.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Nick lands double figure beauty at Fontburn Nick lands double figure beauty at Fontburn

April 2014

Cold easterly winds were drawn into Northumberland this week which diminished the sport somewhat as the fish retreated into deeper water.
News from: Fontburn Fishery

Avington Trout Fishery, March 2014 Report Avington Trout Fishery, March 2014 Report

April 2014

The fishing has been fantastic during March and 99% of anglers are catching their full bag with ease.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending March 30th, 2014

April 2014

Yet another very busy week as weather conditions improved towards the weekend making boat and bank fishing very successful in places.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Roadford report, March 2014 Roadford report, March 2014

April 2014

On opening day Duncan Keir (from Belstone) caught a beautiful overwintered brown trout of 3lb 8oz, and Rod Dibble (of Gunnislake) caught a good brown trout of 3lb, fishing from a boat, using a Black Tadpole fished on a sinking line.
News from: Roadford Lake

Wimbleball Lake report, March 2014 Wimbleball Lake report, March 2014

April 2014

The season started in spectacular style at Wimbleball this year, with many anglers catching their limits from both boats and banks.
News from: Wimbleball Lake

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending March 29th, 2014

April 2014

For the week 67 rods caught 423 trout for a rod average of 6.3.
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Hanningfield report, week-ending March 23, 2014 Hanningfield report, week-ending March 23, 2014

March 2014

For much of the week strong winds restricted fishing for many visitors and boats remained in calmer waters around Lodge Bay or close to the jetty area.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 14th March Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending 14th March

March 2014

For the week 105 rods caught 510 trout for a rod average of 4.85.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Wimbleball provides outstanding opening weekend sport Wimbleball provides outstanding opening weekend sport

March 2014

The 2014 trout fishing season has begun at Wimbleball Lake in spectacular style with some amazing catches over the first few days and the majority of anglers reached their bag limits.
News from: Wimbleball Lake

Successful South West Fly Fair at Roadford Lake Successful South West Fly Fair at Roadford Lake

March 2014

The sun shone on Roadford Lake for the second South West Fly Fishing Fair on Saturday 1st March.
News from: Roadford Lake

Best of the best competition

March 2014

South West Lakes Trust operates nine game fisheries across Devon, Cornwall and West Somerset, offering a range of experiences from premier rainbow trout, stocked brown trout and wilderness fishing.
News from: Kennick Reservoir

Perfect start to the season Perfect start to the season

March 2014

Hanningfield Fishery report, week-ending March 9th, 2014. The opening weekend saw some exceptional early season sport as the higher than average air temperatures and warm sunshine provided the perfect conditions for the trout to feed.
News from: Hanningfield Reservoir

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending March 7th, 2014

March 2014

For the week 124 rods caught 562 trout for a rod average of 4.53. On the whole a good week with some excellent catches including numerous good fish.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending March 2, Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending March 2,

March 2014

For the week 82 rods caught a total of 383 trout for a rod average of 4.67. Improved weather this week has added an almost spring-like feel to Toft – with the added bonus of some excellent fishing and buzzers hatching daily.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

SOUTH WEST FLY FAIR, Devon

February 2014

Just a quick reminder that the South West Fly Fair is this Saturday 1st March at Roadford Lake, Devon, from 10am-4pm.
News from: Roadford Lake

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, week-ending February 23, 2014

February 2014

For the week 97 rods caught 310 trout for a rod average of almost 3.2.
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Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, February 17, 2014

February 2014

21 anglers caught 132 trout for a rod average of 6.28. A slow week as regards angler numbers, but certainly not in terms of sport.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Avington Fishery - January 2014 Report Avington Fishery - January 2014 Report

February 2014

Well the first month of 2014 is almost over and to be honest it seems to have flown by.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Trout Fishery report, 2nd February 2014

February 2014

Toft’s season kicked of on Saturday with a fairly gusty reception to greet those that ventured out in pretty tough conditions.
News from: Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Fishery report, January 2014

January 2014

The first weekend of any method fishing at Toft went well with hundreds of trout providing great winter sport.
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Toft Newton Fishery report, January 2014

January 2014

Firstly let me wish a Happy New Year to all customers, past, present and future, tight lines for 2014 and fingers crossed for decent fishing weather.
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South West Fly Fair, Devon

January 2014

The South West Lakes Trust will be holding the second South West Fly Fair at Lakeside, Roadford Lake (postcode PL16 0JL) on Saturday, March 1 in anticipation of the new season.
News from: Roadford Lake

Avington Trout Fishery, Hampshire

January 2014

Firstly we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of you that have visited us here at Avington over the past year. We sincerely hope that we will see a lot of you again in 2014.
News from: Avington Trout Fishery