Springside, a good week has been recorded from anglers on the lake, Tench to 3lb have started to show around the margin swims on the waggler pole and tip. Carp to 17 lb have been on the feed. Carp anglers have been more rewarded during the last seven days. Roach and Rudd continue to feed strongly all around the lake on the pole and waggler.
Bear Lake, multiple catches continue to be reported, carp to 9 lb have been showing around the island when offering a method feeder tight to the island. Pole and pellet waggler also tempting the carp to feed. Pellet and corn have been the more rewarding baits.
Queens Lake, bream to 7 lb are being frequently reported in nets to 65 lb. Conventional bream tactics are reaping the rewards when presenting maggot or worm as a hook bait. Skimmers to 2lb and quality roach and Rudd have also shown well on the waggler and short pole when offering maggot and caster.
Shepherds Lake, a quieter week than of late, but the occasional carp has shown , it could have been a bit quieter on the lake due to the on going work being carried out on the pegs and removal of fallen trees, never the less the fish are still showing, bream have also been quieter than normal but the roach and Rudd have been feeding strongly on the pole, whip and waggler.
Tottenhill, carp to 15 lb and bream to 4lb 8 oz have been showing in another good week on the lake, multiple catches are frequently recorded, quality perch have also been reported when targeting them with worm. Roach have also shown when offered smaller bait. Maggot and caster have had encouraging catches.
AGM on Wednesday 10th May at the William Burt, West Winch at 7:30 all permit holders old and new welcome to attend.
By Darren Reed