Wellsfield Trout Fishery

All 3 lochans fished very well again this week for fly and bait anglers.   Many anglers bagged their fish limits when fishing the right flies or bait.  Average trout size 3lb, with many fish in the 5lb – 8lb specimen category.

Water temperatures are dropping and water quality is excellent.  Best Flies this week: Mini-Dancer, Sparklers, Montana, HH Damsel, Cormorants.  Best Bait: Orange Powerbait, Worms, Maggots, Taz’s.

ONE RED £50 TAG WAS CAUGHT THIS WEEK: Mr. George McNairn caught a Green Tagged aTorut winning him a free 4hr permit and Mr. Michael Boyden (Denny) caught a £50 RED TAGGED Trout this week from the middle fly pond using fly. 

THIRTEEN specimens over 5lb were caught this week:
11lb 8oz rainbow - W Bruce (Falkirk)
9lb rainbow - D Liddle (Kincardine)
9lb rainbow  - T Green (Blairhall)
9lb rainbow - A Black (Tullibody)
7lb rainbow  - R Malcolm Snr (Kirkintilloch)
7lb rainbow - S Kirkland (Wishaw) 
6lb rainbow  - J Marshall (Stirling)
6lb rainbow  - B Shearer (Alva)
5lb rainbow  - T Rooney (Torrance)
5lb rainbow - R McMenemy (Bathgate)
5lb rainbow  - P Johnstone (Haggs)
5lb rainbow  - W Smith (Glasgow)
5lb rainbow  - G Anderson (Carron)

Best Catches for this week:
W Bruce (Falkirk) 5 for 22lb 8oz, best 11lb 8oz rainbow,
D Liddle (Kincardine) 5 for 21lb, best 9lb rainbow,
T Rooney (Torrance) 5 for 18lb, best 5lb rainbow,
R McMenemy (Bathgate) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb rainbow,
P Johnstone (Haggs) 5 for 16lb, best 5lb,
A Menzies (Falkirk) 5 for 16b, best 4lb,
K Sharp (Larbert) 5 for 15lb,
J Temporal (Denny) 5 for 15lb,
C Marshall (Denny) 5 for 14lb,
G Campbell (Denny) 5 for 13lb,
A Buchan (Bannockburn) 5 for 12lb,
S Murray (Doune) 4 for 12lb,
L Paterson (Bannockburn) 4 for 11lb,
M Stewart (Tullibody) 4 for 10lb,
T Green (Blairhall) 3 for 15lb, best 9lb,
R Malcolm Snr (Kirkintilloch) 3 for 12lb, best 7lb rainbow,
J McGill (Glasgow) 3 for 12lb,
A Bennett (Airdrie) 3 for 12lb,
S Petrie (Falkirk) 3 for 10lb,
S Malcolm (Milton of Campsie) 3 for 9lb 4oz,
A Black (Tullibody) 3 for 9lb, best 9lb rainbow,
J McNeil (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
J Marshall (Stirling) 3 for 9lb,
C Marshall (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
G McNairn (Bonnybridge) 3 for 9lb,
D Buchanan (Fife) 3 for 9lb,
R Nimmo (Stirling) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
B Robertson (Cowie) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
A Sharp (Alloa) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
E Cannon (Falkirk) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
J Russell (Longcroft) 3 for 8lb,
B Holliday (Glasgow) 3 for 8lb,
F Robinson (Tullibody) 3 for 8lb,
G Paterson (Bannockburn) 3 for 8lb,
L McGeorge (Glasgow) 3 for 8lb,
J Marshall (Stirling) 2 for 8lb 8oz, best 6lb rainbow,
W Smith (Glasgow) 2 or 8lb, best 5lb rainbow,
D Forsyth (Sauchie) 2 for 7lb 8oz, best 4lb rainbow,
C Robinson (Tullibody) 2 for 7lb, best 4lb rainbow,
G Jones (Winchburgh) 2 for 6lb,
M Boyden (Denny) 2 for 6lb,
R Tuff (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
J Enterin (Denny) 2 for 6lb,
S McCourt (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb,
B Eadie (Cowie) 2 for 6lb,
H Bettley (Coatbridge) 2 for 6lb,
A Campbell (Cumbernauld) 2 for 6lb,
I Robertson (Falkirk) 2 for 6lb,
R Stewart (Falkirk) 2 for 6lb,
D Enterkin (Denny) 2 for 6lb,
D Carruthers (Bonnybridge) 2 for 5lb 12oz,
W Caddiss (Stirling) 2 for 5lb 8oz,
S Shearer (Cumbernuald) 2 for 5lb,
S Kirkland (Wishaw) 1 for 7lb,
B Shearer (Alva) 1 for 6lb,
G Anderson (Carron) 1 for 5lb,
F Malcolm Jnr (Kirkintilloch) 1 for 4lb,
G Miller (Edinburgh) 1 for 4lb.

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