The first week of May produced no fewer than 40 doubles, with this 22lb 12oz Rainbow the largest of the bunch.
Gary Knapper had a day to remember when not only did he land this superb conditioned Brown of 15lb 8oz, he also landed a super Rainbow of 12lb 13oz.
Not too be out done his son Jake also returned his first double too
Lots of flylife about now with the first of the Hawthorn and Crane fly now hatching in numbers.Stocking continues weekly which will include plenty of bigger fish too.
Former double world champion Iain Barr won Ellerdine’s heat of the troutmaster fishoff today.
He netted 10 fish of 7 pegs to take top spot landing this cracking double figure rainbow too.
Jack Forrester won the Junior match with 2 good fish, catching 2 minutes before the end of the match to take top spot.
Plenty of good fish came out in the match including this fab brownie for Mark Harrison
Will Upton landing a fish, with George Clarke on hand with the net, with both young anglers coming joint second.
Tomorrow Saturday 19th March is our Troutmasters fish off for seniors and juniors.
Kick off starts at 9,30 and will finish around 2.30pm, both will be fished on Meadow lake and fished to catch and release.
Lots of good fish coming out so make sure you have some strong leader and a good size net, should be a great day with some world class anglers fishing!!
All other lakes will be open to day tickets.
More stock arriving daily in the shop, with some great bargains to be had with in stock items.
We have now got the long awaited #Traxion reels from #Scierra, a beautiful reel that’s easy on the pocket too.
Nice and busy at the lakes, with loads of action this morning.
Shops also busy with the arrival of some new gear from #Wychwood and #Scierra this morning.
Dont forget you can get the new FNF Jelly fritz from Ellerdine too, as featured in Total Flyfisher this month.
Today we stocked some quality Brown trout in all four lakes, these will make excellent sport on the dries when the weather gets warmer.
These smaller 2-3lb fish will compliment the bigger Browns that were stocked a few months ago.
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