Wellsfield Trout Fishery Weekly Report for Week Ending: 22/4/07

The fishery is now open late every day until 8pm.
The trout are now moving all over the surface of the lochans, and the water is crystal clear.  
Many Rainbows, Blues and Browns were caught this week from 2lb to 13lb.
The Chadwick Club (Tullibody) landed 14 trout for 43lb, best 6lb 8oz.
One Yellow £50 Prize Tag was caught this week by a junior angler C Hardie (Denny).
Two double figure specimens were caught: A nice 13lb rainbow for Mr Murdoch (Grangemouth) in his 4 for 25lb using Buzzers and a 10lb rainbow for Mr Young (Alva) in his 4 for 16lb 8oz from the bait pond using Worms.  There were a few 7-8lb trout also caught at the weekend.

Fly fishers are finding a floating line worked best with dancers, buzzers, nymphs and lures.  
Bait anglers found spinners, powerbait and maggot worked best.

Some of the better catches this week include:
Reynolds (Alloa) 5 for 18lb, best 5lb,
Welsh (Bonnybridge) for 17lb, best 5lb,
Anderson (Falkirk) 5 for 17lb, best 4lb,
Wilson (Larbert) 5 for 16lb 8oz, best 4lb,
O’Connor (Tillicoultry) 5 for 16lb, best 5lb,
Thompson (Dunipace) 5 for 16lb, best 4lb,
King (B.O.Allan) 5 for 15lb 8oz, best 3lb 14oz,
Ashton (Polmont) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Bruce (Falkirk) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
McLaughlin (Alva) 5 for 15lb,
Campbell (Bannockburn) 5 for 14lb,
Blair (Denny) 5 for 14lb,
McMurdo (Haggs) 5 for 13lb,
Liddle (Kirkintilloch) 5 for 13lb,
McGarry (Dumbarton) 4 for 12lb,
Baxter (Dumbarton) 4 for 11lb,
Giebler (Tullibody) 4 for 10lb,
Craig (Bonhill) 4 for 10lb,
McKenna (Glasgow) 3 for 10lb,
Smith (Glasgow) 3 for 8lb,
McDonald (Alva) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Simpson (Camelon) 3 for 9lb,
Simpson (Denny) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Bibby (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
Morrison (Airdrie) 3 for 9lb,
Fish (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
Aitken (Dumbarton) 3 for 9lb,
Frendo (Dennyloanhead) 3 for 8lb,
Ross (Stirling) 3 for 8lb,

Parent and Child tickets are available at the fishery for 2hrs or 4hr sessions using fly or bait methods, as well as junior tickets.  Telephone (01324) 822800 or check out www.wellsfield.co.uk