Wellsfield Trout Fishery Weekly Report for Week Ending: 20/1/08

The increased stocking program has started for 2008 and all three lochans are fishing very well for both fly and bait anglers with rainbows and blue trout featuring amongst the catches. The average trout weight was 3lb with 3 trout per angler on average.   

All anglers should note that club bookings are now being taken for 2008 season.  The fishery is open for fly and bait fishing 7 days per week from 8am till 5pm.

Best flies this week: Green Damsel, Silver Humungus, Spanflex Bloodworm, Cats Whisker, Buzzers.  Best bait: Powerbait, Spinners and Maggots.

Two specimen trout were caught this week.
Mr Miller (Falkirk) landed 5 for 16lb 8oz, best a 7lb rainbow. Mr Laidlaw (Larbert) also landed a cracking 10lb rainbow trout in his 4 for 18lb from the bait pond using powerbait and maggots
One Yellow Prize Tagged Trout was caught this week from the middle fly pond by lucky angler Mr Soutar (Motherwell) using fly winning him £50.

Some of the better catches this week include:
Thorburn (Dunipace) 5 for 18lb, best 6lb,
Lockart (Denny) 5 for 17lb 2oz, best 5lb,
Bryden (Falkirk) 5 for 17lb, best 5lb,
Allan (Alva) 5 for 16lb 8oz, best 4lb 8oz,
Hopkins (Bannockburn) 5 for 15lb 4oz, best 4lb,
Gilvear (Larbert) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Thomson (Linlithgow) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Reid (Alloa) 5 for 15lb, best 4lb,
Miller (Falkirk) 5 for 16lb 8oz, best 7lb,
McGeorge (Glasgow) 5 for 14lb,
Dow (Denny) 5 for 13lb 8oz,
Bennett (Airdrie) 4 for 11lb,
Armstrong (Tillicoultry) 4 for 10lb 12oz,
McDougal (Airdrie) 4 for 10lb 2oz,
Duncanson (Glasgow) 4 for 10lb,
Stanton (Airdrie) 4 for 9lb 8oz,
Brickstock (Grangemouth) 4 for 9lb 8oz,
Devlin (Coatbridge) 4 for 9lb 2oz,
Kilpatrick (Falkirk) 4 for 9lb,
McComisky (Coatbridge) 4 for 9lb,
Morrison (Carronshore) 4 for 9lb,
Stewart (Airdrie) 4 for 8lb 4oz,
Brownrigg (Callander) 3 for 8lb 4oz,
Tevan (Stirling) 3 for 10lb 4oz,
Connelly (Stirling) 3 for 9lb 8oz,
Marshall (Stirling) 3 for 9lb 10oz,
Leonard (Denny) 3 for 9lb,
Lowe (Fife) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Parker (Stirling) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Orr (Alloa) 3 for 8lb 8oz,
Davidson (Stirling) 3 for 8lb 4oz,
Anderson (Menstrie) 3 for 8lb,
McCaully (Moodiesburn) 3 for 8lb,
White (Kilsyth) 3 for 7lb 12oz,
Armstrong (Edinburgh) 3 for 7lb,
Johnston (Kilsyth) 3 for 7lb,
Erskine (Kincardine) 3 for 7lb,
Cooper (Stirling) 3 for 7lb,
Caddis (Stirling) 2 for 7lb,
Hartley (Fife) 3 for 6lb 4oz,
McMinn (Stirling) 2 for 6lb 12oz,
McGeorge (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb 8oz,
Winters (Stirling) 2 for 6lb,
Deans (Denny) 2 for 6lb,
Vic (Alva) 2 for 6lb,
Corrigan (Menstrie) 2 for 6lb,
Scott (Stenhousemuir) 2 for 6lb,
McNaught (Glasgow) 2 for 6lb,

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