All three lochans fished well again this week for both fly and bait anglers. The catch rate was 3.5 trout on average per angler with an average weight of 3lb. Many anglers bagged their limits using the right flies or bait.
Two double figure specimen trout were caught this week. Mr Riley (Grangeouth) landed a nice 13lb rainbow in his 3 for 19lb using buzzers, and Mr Falconer (Alloa) landed a nice 11lb rainbow trout in his 4 for 18lb from the bait pond.
One Yellow Prize Tagged Trout was caught this week from the bait pond by lucky angler Mr Kane (Falkirk) using bait winning him Â£50.
Best flies this week: Black & Green Fritz, Yellow Dancer, Bloodworm, Diawl Bachs and Buzzers. Best bait: Powerbait, Mepps, Worms and Maggots.
Some of the better catches this week include:
McManus (Falkirk) 5 for 18lb, best 5lb rainbow,
Leckie (Grangemouth) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb 2oz,
Corran (Camelon) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
McCormack (Alloa) 5 for 16lb 4oz, best 4lb 8oz,
Martin (Alva) 5 for 15lb 8oz, best 4lb 4oz,
Cavanagh (Stirling) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Shearer (Bannockburn) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Goodman (Falkirk) 5 for 15lb, best 3lb,
Hallsworth (Kincardine) 5 for 15lb
Allardyce (Kilsyth) 5 for 15lb,
McGeorge (Glasgow) 5 for 14lb,
McGeorge (Glasgow) 5 for 13lb,
Craw (Tullibody) 5 for 13lb,
Woodrow (Cumbernauld) 4 for 13lb, best 4lb,
Trainor (Bonnybridge) 4 for 12lb 4oz
Crozier (Dunblane) 4 for 12lb 4oz, best 3lb,
Anderson (Bathgate) 4 for 12lb, best 3lb,
McDonald (Linlitgow) 4 for 12lb
Guthrie (Boness) 4 for 8lb 8oz,
Stones (Bearsden) 4 for 8lb 8oz,
Horner (Denny) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Bennett (Airdrie) 3 for 9lb,
Baxter (Uphall) 4 for 8lb 4oz,
Hunter (Tullibody) 3 for 8lb,
Temperal (Denny) 3 for 8lb,
Hay (Dunfermline) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Gilfillan (Stirling) 3 for 7lb 8oz,
Johnstone (Glasgow) 3 for 7lb,
Caddies (Stirling) 3 for 6lb,
Curran (Kirkintilloch) 2 for 6lb,
Dick (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb,
Marshall (Cowie) 2 for 6lb,
Clelland (Falkirk) 1 for 6lb.
Reid (Denny) 1 for 5lb.
All anglers should note that club bookings are now being taken for 2008 season. Wellsfield is a 4 Star Rated Troutmasters Venue. Telephone (01324) 822800 or check out www.wellsfield.co.uk.