Some excellent weights now coming out with 136lb being the highest in the match, or estimated 200lb plus for pleasure anglers fishing hard this week. Fish are moving all over the lakes as water temperatures have risen and feeding very well.
Large tench, bream, roach, perch, carp all showing well.
Best hook baits are 10mm pellet, pellet, paste, chopped worm, caster, maggot, cubes luncheon meat, mussel, sweet corn,
Feed angel pellets, maggot, groundbait mix with caster and chopped worm.
Sunday 5th May 2013 open Lookout
Conditions – Sunny, ambient temp 15 deg (tropical), wind SW 9mph, barometer 1015.2, moon phase waning gibbous, water temp 12.1 deg, PH 7.76, DO13.4
1st Alan Mc Guire 69lb 10oz peg 1 carp
2nd Paul Jackson 65lb 02oz peg 3
3rd Chris Gowling 62lb 05oz peg 15
4th Ian Lumb 62lb 01oz peg 29
5th Graham Skirrey 51lb 15oz peg 23
6th Dave Pearson 51lb 14oz peg 5
Sat 4th May 2013 Bowes
Conditions- Bright with sunny spells, ambient temp 12 deg, wind WSW 17 mph, barometer 1009.1 mb, moon phase waning gibbous, water temp 11.5 deg, PH7.93, DO12.8ppm
1st John Foster 89lb peg3
2nd Lee Slater 73lb13lb peg 40
3rd May 2013 Hassra Lookout
Conditions- Overcast with sunny spells, ambient temp 10 deg, wind SW 17mph gusting to 22 mph. barometer 1015.2 mb, moon phase last qtr , water temp 11.4 deg, PH 7.79, DO 13.8 ppm
1st Barry Evans 63lb 8oz peg 16aa
2nd Richard Wildman 61lb 11oz peg 3
3rd S Guy 47lb peg 21
4th M Rowell 43lb 13oz peg 24
5th N Ripley 35lb 6oz peg 1
6th John Mitchell 21lb 12oz peg 15
Wed 1 st May 2013 open Bowes First ton up in 2013 !!
Conditions- Low overnight of 2 deg, Fair, ambient temp 13 deg, wind W 15 mph, barometer 1021.3 mb, moon phase waning gibbous, water temp 10.7 deg, PH 7.65, DO 13.7
1st Jonny Trainor 136lb 5oz peg 40 ton up on pellet waggler
2nd John Dryden 52lb 12oz peg 4
3rd Ben Huggins 25lb 3oz peg 2
4th Chris Pine 22lb 9oz peg 34