Water temperature hit above 10 deg for the first time this year and the fish are catching well as the water temp rises, all species feeding up with some excellent tench coming out on all lakes with Bassetts producing a lovely golden tench of 3lb 8oz,  Bowes and Lookout producing large bream and lots of skimmers all close in to margins, Carp taking angel pellets banded over angel micros as feed, also angel 3mm made into paste . Chopped worm and caster also maggot catching some excellent rudd, roach and silvers,


Sunday Lookout

Friday Eve Lookout


Wed day Bowes

Sunday 24th May 2015 open Lookout silver Sunday

Conditions: overnight rain, overcast , ambient temp 14 deg, wind WNW 17 mph, barometer 1016mb,

Water temp rose to 11.8 deg, PH 7.21, DO8.7, mv –40

1st Paul Jackson 76lb 6oz peg 11 all silvers

2nd John Dryden 59lb 14oz peg 42

3rd Chris Gowling 53lb 10oz peg 5


Friday 22nd May 2015 open Fri Eve series Lookout

Conditions:- overcast,  ambient temp 16deg, wind W16 mph, barometer 1019mb, water temp 9.4 deg, PH 7.40, DO 8.3  mv –44

1st Peter Wilson 96lb 12oz peg 28 (1 net over)

2nd John Foster 93lb 13oz peg 30

3rd Chris Pine 55lb 15 oz peg 42


Wed 20th May 2015 open Bowes


Heavy rain and hailstones yesterday, partly cloudy, ambient temp 13 deg, wind NW11mph, barometer 1013mb, water temp 8.9 deg, PH7.44, DO8.25, mv –35

1st Alan Simmons 50lb peg 4

2nd Graham Skirrey 44lb 01oz peg 22

3rd Rob Emmery 37lb 03oz peg 37lb 3oz

Ann Adlington