Weekly Report 22/6/17 TO 25/6/17 Firstly our second All Nighter is this coming Saturday 1st July 8pm-8am, let me know if you plan to attend so I know rough numbers..
I thought winter had arrived strong cold winds hit on Thursday and are still blowing, they never let up the whole weekend, it felt more like October than June in the evening's.. Shipmans was the most popular fly this weekend despite the winds. Pete Alexander 30+ on mixed flys with 4@5-6lb. John Clarke 20+ again mixed flys 4@5-6lb. David Moore 21 on lures 1@9lb and a few 4-5lb. David Hayes 18 on shipmans and lures 2@4-5lb. Johnathan McBride 20 on the weed fly and nymphs, Billy Briggs 15 on dalbachs and haresear. Bob Weir 16 on buzzers, drys and the weed fly 1@7lb and a few 3-5lb. John Dixon 16 on shipmans 2@4-5lb. Derek Vance 16 on nymphs and drys, David Vance 14 on the same, Martin Foster 17 on lures 4@4-5lb. Pawal Sinicia 12 on buzzers. Mark McClean 19 on drys and buzzers 1@6lb and 4@4-5lb. Peter Jones 17 on nymphs and drys 1@5+lb and 5@4-5lb. Caolan McNally 13 on olive cdcs, Noel Williamson 13 on drys 2@4-5lb. Alan McDowell 14 on mixed flys with a few 3-5lb. Alan Temple 17 on shuttlecocks. Drew Montgomery 12 in the last hour on mixed drys. Thomas Taylor 21 on drys with a set of doubles, Mark Barbour 10+ on drys, Jim Bassett 10+ on orange shipmans, Davy Cupples 12 on shipmans and lures 2@4-5lb. Jim Magill 10 and lost the same on mixed drys. Other nice fish Frank Meehan 2@4-5lb and a set of doubles. Jim Simpson 3@4-5lb on buzzers, Hugh Richards 1@6lb on a shuttlecock. Peter Clarke 1@5lb, Wilbert Gracey 1@4-5lb on drys. Billy Todd 1@4-5lb on Billy bits. Rab MaCurry 1@5-6lb on shipmans. Chris Warrick 1@7lb on a dry fly.
Weekly Report 15-18 June Great all nighter on Saturday, until dawn when a cooler fog settled over the lake putting the fish down, but some great catches up until that point. Michael Wakeland lost count at 30+ on drys and buzzers. Sammy McDowell 22 on shipmans and cdcs 1@5lb. John McCallum 25, Andrew McCallum 18, Caolan McNally 20 on drys, David Moore 16 on drys and lures, John Dixon 15 on drys, Aaron Hawthorn 13 2@6+lb, Mark Goudy and Matthew Myles 13 each on lures, Craig McCallum 12. Billy Air 10. Bob Johnson 11 on drys..So not a bad night at all hope the next one on the 1st of July is as good.. Day fishing was up and down with quite strong wind and very bright sunshine taking its toll. Bob Weir landed 19 on drys, buzzers and damsels few 3-5 and 1@6+lb. Davy Hayes 16 on the same, Hugh Richards 12 on drys, Stephen Alison 20 on mixed flys1@8lb and 2@6lb. Jordy Hall 10 on drys and lures 1@5-6lb. Jim Magill 23 on spiders and shipmans 2@4-5lb. Stephen Best 24 on shipmans and sedge, William McCord 23 on buzzers and nymphs, Rab MaCurrie 18 on drys and shipmans 4@4-6lb, Andy McClelland 10 in 1 hour on large drys, Billy Todd 12 on shipmans, Harry Moffat 12, David McBurney 10 on mixed flys, Mark Murray 17 and Colin Murray 14 on drys, Derek Vance 21 David Vance 10 on drys and buzzers, Martin Foster 14 2@6+lb, Colin Foster 11 2@5+lb on mixed lures..
Weekly Report 8 - 11 June First all nighter is this coming this Saturday 17June 8pm til 8am usual BBQ, refreshments and banter £25...
Some strong cold winds and heavy showers very unsettled. Gary Rock 76 in 2 visits on shipmans 2@8lb and 5@4-5lb. Michael Miller 23 on mixed drys, Jim Magill 21 on spiders, shipmans and buzzers, Pete Alexander 44 on mixed flys. Andy Maguire 20 on drys and buzzers, Adrian Crow 23 on orange blobs. Bob Weir 26 on dawlbachs and damsels. Conner Ewart 32 on buzzers, Harry Moffat 29 on buzzers and fabs all 2-4lb, John Jackson 27 on bloodworm with a few 6-7lb, Derek Vance 21 mostly on drys with a double hook up, Martin Foster 27 on mixed lures with a few 4+lb. Davy Hayes 22 on damsels. Pawal Sinicia 23 on various buzzers, Thomas Taylor 14 in the last hour on shipmans and nymph, Jeff Davidson 19 on mixed drys, Billy Hazalett 29 on mixed drys, Noal Williams 12 in the last hour on buzzers, Paul Donnelly 10 on shipmans, Ian Gunning 13 on drys, Keith Pollock 12 on drys 1@8-9lb. Tim Dougherty 16 mainly buzzers 1@5-6lb. Trevor Norris 14 on drys and buzzers, Willie Anderson 15 on buzzers and emergers 1@6+lb. Billy Todd 13 on drys and buzzers, Davy Cupples 10 on drys and buzzers, Des Rainey 10 on drys and buzzers, John Dixon 18 with a double hook up on disco nymph 1@6+lb. Rab Macurrie 15 on shipmans, Stephen Best 11 on shipmans, Sammy McConaughty 11 on buzzers 2@4lb. Trevor Ramsey 13 on drys, James Harper 11 on drys 2@4+lb. William NcCord 12 on nymphs 1@6+lb. Other nice fish out Daniel Donnelly 1@10lb, Richard MaCoo 2@4-5lb, Martin Wilson 1@5-6lb. Ian Anderson 1@5+lb. Michael Smith 1@8lb and 2@5-6lb on buzzers, Peter Black 2@5-6lb. and Jim Owens 1@6lb and a tagged fish netting him £25...
Weekly Report 1/6/17 TO 4/6/17 Thunder and all sorts this weekend but great numbers and a lot of big fish appearing for some reason. Gary Rock streaks ahead landing 62 with 2@7lb and 10@4-5lb and he wasn't here all day, all on shipmans buzzers. Davy Hayes 27 on drys 1@5,6 + 7lb. Bob Weir 26 on mixed drys, Big John 30-40 on Thursday and 24 on Saturday on buzzers and lures 1@8+lb and lots 3-5lb. Edward Edens again 30-40 on lures. Sean Smith couldn't go wrong 23 in 2 hours 8 fish in 8 casts on skinny buzzers.Tommy Wharry 21 on orange bead damsels and shipmans with a few 4-5lb, Jim Simpson 16 on damsels and buzzers mostly 3-4lb, Mike Nicholl 18 1@7, 2@5-6lb on buzzers. Derek Hamilton 15 on blobs 2@7lb. David Lilley 15 on buzzers, Mauruce Lilley 9 on montana and vivas 1@5+lb. Gordon Wilson 9 on blobs 1@10lb. John Dixon 10 on drys 2@5+lb, Ricky Stewart 13 on buzzers and drys. Rab Macurrie 12 on drys 1@5-6lb. Stephen Best 26 on damsels 1@6+lb and 3@3-5lb. Andy Maguire 40 on drys, buzzers and spiders 1@5-6lb. Paul Henry 11 on damsels 2@4+lb. Davy Cupples 11 on small nymphs 1@6lb. Alan Strain 21 on orange lures and shipmans 2@5+lb. Billy Hazalett 17 on drys, Jeff Davidson 11 on mixed drys, Alan Temple 11 on mixed drys. James Harper 20 on shuttlecocks. Derek Vance 15 on nymphs. Martin Foster 13 on lures 2@5+lb. Other nice fish caught Shane Douglas 1@12lb on a shuttlecock, Richard Macoo had 7 between 3-5lb on shuttlecocks, Thomas Taylor 1@7lb on a dry fly, Billy Todd 3@3-4lb. John Grey 1@5-6lb.
Weekly Report 25-28 May Some scorchers over the weekend and a fantastic hatch of damsels, lots of surface activity but swirling winds and bright sunshine making it difficult enough at times, Sandy Doreen landed 50 on the weed fly with 6@4+lb. Ruth Arrell 20 again on the weed fly and a few 4+lb. Derek Vance 27 on damsels and drys, Sean Smith landed 20+in the evening on buzzers. Caolan McNally 50+on 2 visits on shipmans couple 4-5lb. David Hayes 35 with 8 fish in 8 casts on daddy's 2@4-5lb. Gary Rock 35 on shipmans 5@4+lb. BoB Weir 20+ on mixed flys. Jim Magill 14 on drys 1@5+lb. Lee Christie 22 on buzzers and drys, Kenny Bigwood 11 on buzzers and drys, David McLaughlin 20+ on bloodworm and damsels. Mark Kilpatrick 20+ on buzzers, Ricky Stewart 18 on Drys, Peter Marshall 11 on drys and lures, Darin Marshall 12 on buzzers and bloodworm. Mark Goudy 11 on the weed fly. Big John 14 on mixed flys, Martin Foster 16 on lures 2@4+lb. Aled Hamilton 12 on cdcs. Alan Temple 13 on shuttlecocks. Daryl Johnson 19 on buzzers, drys and lures. Harry McAteer 15 on shipmans, Joe Strain 14 on mixed flys. James Harper 20+on drys with a few 3-4lb, Tom Hobson 11 on nymphs and buzzers. Kyle Jones 18 on nymphs and drys 1@7+lb and 2@5lb. Jack Hunter 22 on drys and buzzers 1@8lb and 3@4-5lb. Ryan Milligan 11 on drys and the weed fly, Other nice fish Anton Watson 2@4-5lb on buzzers. Thomas Owens 1@4-5lb on buzzers. Jason Simmons 2@5+lb on shipmans. John Hughes 3@3-4lb on drys,
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Weekly Report11-14th May Remember we are open bank holiday Monday 29th May
We managed to squeeze another nice weekend with the rain missing us most of the time. Thursday and Friday was fantastic surface fishing with some super numbers getting caught and the same lost. Saturday and Sunday the wind changed and the buzzers and nymphs took over more. Gary Rock 50 on mostly shipmans with a few double hookups 7@4-5lb, William Fulton 40+on buzzers and drys, Derek Vance 32 on buzzers and nymphs, Martin Foster 31 on mixed lures with 10@6+lb and 10@5+lb. Colin Foster 24 on lures most of which came in 3-6lb. David Robinson 44 in 2 visits on buzzers, Rab Law 20 on buzzers and nymphs, Ricky Stewart 20 on drys, Gary Weir 11 1@5-6lb. Pete Alexander 22 on buzzers,drys and lures, Big John 20 on lures 3@5-6lb. Mike Johnson 18 on buzzers and lurds including a tagged fish £25 to him. Jim Bassett 16 on shipmans 1@5-6lb. Mark Balfour had 20+on shuttlecocks from the float tube. William Kinnard 24 on buzzers and nymphs 1@5-6lb. Joseph Spears 20 on drys, Alan Chambers 11 1@5-6lb. Alan Temple 33 all on the surface black Knats, shuttlecocks and f flys, Denis McIlroy 27 on damsels all 2-4lb. Billy Hazalett 23 on mixed drys, Bob Weir 26 on drys and lures with a few 4-5lb. Sammy Conaughty 39 in 2 visits on buzzers with 2 sets of doubles 3@3-4lb and 5@4+lb. Stephen Best 32 on drys, Andy Maguire 25 on drys, Thomas Taylor 20 In the evening on hares ear shipmans. Neville Jamison 12 on mixed flys, Paul Armstrong 20-30 on mixed drys 1@7lb. Davy Hayes 18 on drys and lures, Wayne Dick 17 on buzzers 1@6+lb. Mark Jones 13 on klinkhammers and Hawthorne 2@6-7lb. Jim Magill 18 on drys 1@6-7lb. Billy Todd 18 on cdcs and drys 2@5+lb. John Dixon 12 shipmans 2@5+lb. Rab Macurrie 17 on shipmans and gnats 1@8+lb. John Carson 11with 1@5-6lb. Davy Pollock 13, Peter Pollock 11. To many anglers to mention guys sorry..
Weekly Report 4/5/17 To 7/5/17 Fabulous weather with great numbers getting caught despite the bright sunshine, fish moving on the surface almost all day every day...Ricky Stewart landed 77 in 3 visits all on dry flies. David Robinson 42 on drys, Peter Alexander 40 on lures and buzzers 1@7+lb. James Harper 20 on shuttlecocks. Bob Weir 30 on drys and Hawthornes 3@4+lb, Thomas Taylor 40 in a couple of visits on cdcs and shipmans. Davy Hayes 32 on buzzers, weed fly and lures, Derek Vance 28 on buzzers and drys 2@4-5lb, Davy Cupples 31 on mixed drys 1@5+lb. Mark Barbour 30 on mixed flys 1@6+lb. Martin Foster 31 on lures 5@6+lb and 1@5lb. Alan Temple 10 on drys, Arron Hawthorn 21 on mixed flys, Billy Hazalett 13 on drys, Gary Smith 14 on drys, Jeff Davidson 14 on lures, C Curran 14 on olive and black drys, Gary Weir 30 in a few visits on drys, William Fulton 30 and Raymond 30 on drys and buzzers, Ian Gunning 25 on hawnthorns, Andrew McGall 20 on mixed flys. Neville Jamison 12 1@5+lb. Johnathan Douglas 12 on buzzers, Jim Magill 12 on drys 1@6, 1@4 and a few 3+lb, Keith Pollonck 15 on buzzers, Billy Todd 13 on drys, Tim Doghrrty 15 on drys, Stephen Best 22 on cdcs and drys. Mark Goudy 18 on lures and buzzers, Kieran McLaverty 11 on drys, sorry if i havent named everyone but there is to many in double figures...
Weekly Report Easter week Firstly We are open on bank holidays Monday 1st May and Monday 29th May..
Weekly Report 27-31 April
Windy again this weekend but lots of fish getting caught, also we had a lot of Hawthorn flies around which is good to see..Thomas Taylor landed 46 on olive cdc and shipmans. Robin Hamill 27 on lures and the weed fly 1@5-6lb. Jim Magill 24 on drys 2@4-5lb. Andy Mcclelland 30 on a bomber. Pete McIlwaine 22 on cdcs buzzers and drys. Chris Warrick must have landed 30+ fish on drys, Sandy Dorrien 41 on the weed fly, Davy Hayes 27 on buzzers, Bob Weir 26 on buzzers and the weed fly, Colin Montgomery 20 plus a double hookup on buzzers, Mervin Montgomery 24 on buzzers with 3 double hookups, David Moore 32 on cdcs and f flys including a nice brown trout as seen on facebook. Billy Todd 22 on black knats and spiders 2@4-5lb. Derek Vance 20 on buzzers and drys, Caolan mcNally 20+ on olive and black shuttlecocks with a few 4+lb. Johnathan Murray 20 and Steven Coulter 20 on drys with a few 4+lb. Gregory Dunsyth 12 on the weed fly, Albert Jones 12 on buzzers, Stephen Best 39 on a couple of visits on buzzers and drys, Denis McIlroy 19 on Montana's 4@4-5lb. Uel Stewart 16 on buzzers, Mathieu Morrow 11 on bloodworm and buzzers 1@4-5lb. Peter Michael 13 on buzzers including a tagged fish £25 to him, John Dixon 12 on shipmans 2@5+lb, Billy Hazalett 17 on drys and buzzers, Tommy Wharry 15 on damsels and buzzers 1@4-5lb and a double hookup. Jim Simpson 12 on buzzers and damsels.
A strong cold wind was blowing most of the week, not just as pleasant at times still buzzers and drys doing most of the damage. Gordon Wilson 37 on buzzers and drys, Trevor Irvine 39 on mixed drys 3@5-6lb, Karl Irvine 24 on drys and lures 2@5-6lb. Anthony McCormack 23 on buzzers and the weed, Derek Vance 22 on nymphs and buzzers includung a double hook up, Albert Jones 18 on nymphs 1@6lb, Billy Hazalett 34 in 2 visits on drys 1@4lb. Richard Kerr 20. Andrew Rea 28 on buzzers, Mervin Montgomery 18 colin Montgomery 12 with 5@5-6lb, Stevie Rea 18 on buzzers and dawlbach, Thomas Owens 14 on buzzers 1@5-6lb, Anton Watson 19 on lures, Stephen Best 10 on buzzers and drys, Billy Todd 12 on buzzers and drys 1@4+lb and 1@5+lb. Davy McQuillan 11 on white lures 1@5+lb. Bobby Bryans 33 in 2 visits on mixed drys 1@4+lb. Davy Cupples 23 in 2 visits on drys and buzzers 1@6+lb, Richard Simple 12 on shipmans 1@5lb. Sam Glen 20 on drys and lures. T Andrews 26 on cats whiskers, Mathieu Morrow 16 on bloodworm and buzzers, Mark Burns 12 on the same. Simon Holmes 20 2@6lb and 1@5lb, Kieran McLaverty 17 drys 2@5+lb. Leonard Clever 24 on lures, Robert Martin 15 on black and olive buzzers. Shane Douglas 13 on olive shuttlecocks 1@8lb and 2@4-5lb. Martin Foster 13 on lures 2@4+lb. Caolan McNally 16 on cdcs 1@4+lb and 2@5+lb. Thomas Taylor 39 on cdcs and shipmans. Albert Jones 30+ in 2 visits nymphs with 2@5lb. John Hughes 25 on drys 4@4-5lb, Pete McIlwaine 22 on cdc buzzers. Jeff Davdson 16 on Brown, olive and claret drys, Andy Davis 16 in his first visit on blue shuttlecock and black spiders 1@6+lb. Alan Temple 11 on drys, William Temple 10 on drys, Jim Magill 10 on shipmans and cdcs 1@5lb. Ricky Stewart 10 on drys.
Weekly Report 13 to 16 April Cold north winds seemed to blow all weekend keeping the temperatures down a bit and in turn more fish caught on buzzers.. Sandy Doreen 40 on the weed fly. Martin Foster 26 on mixed lures 2@4+lb. Mervin Montgomery 20 on buzzers, Colin Montgomery 16 on buzzers both catching 3@6-7lb and 1@8+lb. Andy Maguire 15 on lures, Kenny Brown 12 on the weed fly. Derek Vance 22 on buzzers, William Fulton 20 on drys and buzzers 1@4+lb. Raymond Law 20 on drys and buzzers 2@5+lb. Ruth Arrell 16 on the weed fly. Mark Goudy 15 on lures 1@5+lb, Matthew Myles 10 on lures. Mathieu Morrow 16 on buzzers and bloodworm 1@6+lb and 1@5+lb. Pawal Sinicia 12 on black buzzers. Bob Weir 26 on buzzers 1@5+lb and a few on the weed. Davy Hayes 22 on buzzers 1@4+lb. Maurice Anderson 13 on buzzers 2@5+lb. Davy McCaughay 14 and Edy Good 14 all on buzzers 8@4-5lb. Thomas Taylor 37 on a couple of visits on drys mostly shipmans, Alan Temple 12, Jeff Davidson 12 and Billy Hazalett 13 on buzzers and drys, Trevor Ramsey 15 on dark buzzers 2@4-5lb. John Gillan 12 on buzzers 2@5-6lb. Caolan McNally 15 on cdcs and lures. Gary Smith 15 on buzzers and the weed fly, Michael McLaughlin 15 on buzzers 1@5+lb. Marti Allen 34 on lures including the tagged fish £25 to him (picture on facebook page). Stevie Rea 21 on buzzers 1@5+lb. Kenny Balfour 16 1@6+lb. Darrell McKinley 19 on the cormorant, Paul Douglas 18 on mixed flys 1@4+lb. Other nice fish caught Barry Daniels firstname.lastname@example.org. Dermot Morrow 1@6+lb. Jim Magil, 1@5+lb on a spider. Shane Douglas 1@5+lb on a shuttlecock, Tim Docherty 1@4+lb on a dry fly. Most of the above and many more won Easter Eggs....
Weekly Report 6-9th April. Firstly Easter opening hours, we are open from Thursday 13th to Tuesday 18th closed Wednesday 19th then open Thursday 20th-23rd as usual.. A staggering amount of fish cauhgt over the weekend mostly on drys and buzzers. Friday was fantastic with fish rising all day they never stopped, I apologize as i will not be able to mention half the anglers who got double figures. Trevor Irvine 40 on drys and buzzers, Mark Irvine 40 on buzzers and lures, Karl Irvine 59 on 2 visits on drys and lures, Thomas Taylor 22 on mostly shipmans. Paul Wilson 20 on buzzers and dawlbachs 1@4+lb. Jeff Davidson 19 on drys and buzzers. Billy Hazalett 18 on drys and buzzers. Alan Strain 25 buzzers, drys and lures, Ricky Stewart 24 on haresear drys. Joe Strain 18 on lures. Jim Magill 19 on drys and buzzers 1@5+lb and 1@4+lb. Dave Hamilton 30 on lures, Martin Foster 32 on lures, John Hughes 19 on shuttlecocks and buzzers 1@4-5lb. Leonard Clewer 37 on 2 visits on lures, Maurice Anderson 13 on buzzers, Robin Hamill 15 on damsels 1@7, 2@5 and a lot 3-4lb. Denis McIlroy 11 on mixed flys. Davy Cupples 15 half on buzzers half on drys. Colin Montgomery 20+ on buzzers 1@5lb and 3@6lb. Billy Todd 14 on drys, spiders and buzzers. Gary Smith 26 on buzzers and drys, Paul Atkinson 30+ on drys, dawlbachs and bloodworm. Stephen Best 30+ in a couple of visits on drys and