Lots Being Caught

The last week has seen an upturn in fish being caught, with all waters producing fish.

Richard Fosker fishing Gingerbread had 6 carp during the week, topped by a mirror known the Clone at 39.04, the other fish all being doubles upto 19lb. Mark Arnold did a quick overnighter and had two fish 18lb and 34.08. Another angler who found the fish on Gingerbread to be feeding was Stephen Oxborough who had 5 fish from the deep bay, the largest going 31lb. Floater fishing in the warmer weather has also been producing fish with several 20lb+ fish and a 37.08 Mirror coming off the top. Reports were also received of another angler having two fish, both commons of 27lb and 17lb from the bottom end of the lake.

Swan Lake was the venue for Julian Peacock, which saw him land a superbly condition mirror carp of 34lb.

McGregor Lake is still producing the goods. Anthony Pogmore caught 2 mirror carp, weighing 22.08 and 18lb, while Alan Wilkie had three upto 18lb. Robert Livock on a recent session had a 5lb tench as well as four carp upto 12lb, he returned the next day and had two more mirror carp of 16lb and 12.08. Another angler on the lake targeted the bream and reported catching 5 in a session, all over 5lb.

With the increase in temperature, it has been reported that the carp have started spawning in Gingerbread.

Club books for the 2018/19 season are now available to purchase from the usual outlets. These books become valid on 16th June