Reports

roysbrownieAll of our Rainbow, Blue & Brown Trout stocked this season are being supplied by Westmill Trout Farm based at Rattray on the outskirts of Blairgowrie – The fish are in excellent condition and have already earned the respect of anglers for their fighting qualities – left is an example of the trout you can expect to catch throughout the season.

 

The fishery will close for the 2017 season on Tuesday 31st October – we will re-open for the 2018 season (weather permitting) on Thursday 1st March.

 

Report Week Ending 29.10.17

Individual Returns: Martin Maxwell & Gordon Norval (Edinburgh) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb. Davie Richardson (Kincardine) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Bobby Paterson (St Ninians) caught & released 8. Mark Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 7.  Raymond Pirrie (Tullibody) caught & released 7. Drew Carrie & Alex Keith (Paisley) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. Billy Thomson & Tosh Stuart (Auchterarder) kept 3 fish weighing 10lb. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 9. Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb. Eric Fox & Mike McKinnell (Edinburgh) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb 2oz. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz & returned a further 3. Mark Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 8. Robert Peden (Kelty) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 2.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Okay Dokay, Hot Head Damsel, Cats Whisker & Coral Dancer.

Best Areas: South Shore.

 

Report Week Ending 22.10.17

Individual Returns: Ian MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 7 fish weighing 18lb 4oz. Willie JHohnson (Bannockburn) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb 12oz & released a further 1. Kenny Baird (Tillicoultry) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Raymond Pirrie (Tullibody) caught & released 11. Jake Chambers & John Picket (Dunoon) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb & released a further 7. Bobby Paterson (St Ninians ) caught & released 5. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & released 4. Robert Peden (Kelty) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 2. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 3. Jim McAnery (East Kilbride) kept 1 fish weighing 4lb 12oz & released 1. Brendan McWilliams (East Kilbride) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 10oz & released a further 2. Bobby Conlon (East Kilbride) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure:  Okay Dokay, Coral Dancer, Cats Whisker & Olive Damsels.

Best Areas: South shore from Smithscleuch burn to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 15.10.17

Individual Returns: Jim Docherty & Bobby Wright (Sauchie) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & released a further 2. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 15lb 12oz. Kenny Baird (Tillicoultry) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb. Wille Johnson (Bannockburn) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 8oz & released a further 1.  Jim Carlaw (Kinghorn) & eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) kept 4 fish weighing 12lb & released a further 6. Peter Haggerty (Dullater) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Coral Dancer, Damsel, Floating Fry, Snatchers, Cats Whisker.

Best Areas: All areas.

 

Report Week Ending 8.10.17

Individual Returns: Eric Fox & Jamie Pyper (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 31lb & released a further 19. Billy Thomson & Tosh Stewart (Auchterarder) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb 4oz. Robin Eadie (Kinross) caught & released 8.  Tom Monaghan (Stirling) caught & released 6. Paul Mondor (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 7lb 12oz & released a further 2. George McCulloch (Armadale) kept 3 fish weighing 9lb.

Club Returns :Foresters Fishing Syndicate kept 12 fish weighing 31lb 8oz & released a further 9.  Gartmore A/C kept 37 fish weighing 90lb 11oz & released a further 7. Rainbow Warriors A/C kept 29 fish weighing 78lb 2oz & released a further 37. Perth Ex-Servicemens A/C kept 11 fish weighing 27lb. ABC&D A/C kept 22 fish weighing 49lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Hot Head Damsel, Cormorants, Cats Whisker, Kate Maclaren, Coral Dancer,

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 1.10.17

Individual Returns: Peter Cameron & Steven Francis (Hamilton) caught & released 18. Ian MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 9 fish weighing 26lb 12oz. G Kynhoff (Boness) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb & released 1. Bobby Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 9. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 12. David Swan & Frank Boggie (Helensburgh) kept 5 fish weighing 13lb. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 14lb & released a further 7. Brian Hepburn & Alex Hamilton (Kelty) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb 12oz. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 3. Alan Armstrong & Neil Sharp (Dollar) kept 6 fish weighing 15lb. Hamish Higgins (Perth) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 2. Brian & Xin Xin Cameron (Menstrie) kept 8 fish weighing 19lb 4oz.

Club Returns: St Serf Ladies A/C kept 11 fish weighing 23lb 4oz. Farmers & Associates A/C kept 34 fish weighing 86lb. IBM Freshwater A/C kept 47 fish weighing 103lb & released a further 6. Wallyford A/C kept 12 fish weighing 23lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cormorants, Cats Whisker, Sedge Muddler, Kate Maclaren, Hot Head Damsel, Olive Sedgehog.

Best Areas: South Shore & Dam Wall.

Report Week Ending 24.9.17

Individual Returns: Ian Gibson (Edinburgh) kept 5 fish weighing 13lb 8oz. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 9 fish weighing 26lb. Matthew Wilson & Graham Sievwright (Cardenden) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb 10oz & released a further 8. Davie Richardson (Kincardine) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb. Ian Mitchell & Tom Dowswell (Pitlochry) kept 7 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. Andy Anderson & Frank Jackson (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 26lb 2oz & released a further 4. Robin Eadie & Ernie Baglow (Kinross) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 7. Alex Adams & George Leishman (Falkirk) kept 6 fish weighing 15lb. Davie Kemo (Scone) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb & released a further 3.

Club Returns: Loch Inch A/C kept 15 fish weighing 40lb 4oz & released a further 15. Pitlochry A/C kept 14 fish weighing 35lb. Auchenhowie A/C kept 4 fish weighing 10lb 8oz. Falkirk Fly Dressers A/C kept 24 fish weighing 68lb & released a further 2. Penicuik A/C kept 24 fish weighing 59lb 14oz & released a further 3. Perth RASC A/C kept 16 fish weighing 40lb 10oz. Milngavie A/C kept 7 fish weighing 19lb 8oz. Aberfeldy A/C kept 8 fish weighing 24lb 12oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Sedge Muddler, Sedgehogs, Kate Maclaren & Hot Head Damsels Blobs & Fabs.

Beat Areas: South Shore.

Report Week Ending 17.9.17

Individual Returns: Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 26lb 4oz. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 14lb. Sandy Forgan & Ian Andrews (Broughty Ferry) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 8oz. Bill Ramage (Alvca) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 5. Bobby Conlon (East Kilbride) & party kept 10 fish weighing 26lb 14oz. Brian & Xin Xin Cameron (Menstrie) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb. Gerry Grattan (Clackmannan) kept 9 fish weighing 26lb & released a further 11. George bRose & Brian Smart (Scone) kept 6 fish weighing 15lb.

Club Returns: Pentland Civil Service A/C kept0 fish weighing 98lb 12oz & released a further 7.  IBM Freshwater A/C kept 16 fish weighing 39lb 4oz. Rainbow A/C kept 23 fish weighing 55lb. Brax A/C kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz. .Ferry Fly Dressers A/C kept 26 fish weighing 57lb 12oz. Stanley A/C kept 20 fish weighing 44lb 2oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio Hopper, Sedge Muddler, Kate Maclaren Muddler, Cats Whisker, Sedgehog, Cormorants & Foam Backed Daddy

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 10.9.17

Individual returns: Jamie & Douglas Ralfs (Dunning) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 8oz. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 8oz & released a further 2. Kenny Baird (Tillicoultry) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 2. Jim Keatings (Wishaw) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 4oz & released a further 6. Eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) & Jim Carlaw (Kinghorn) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb. Paul Mondor (Auchterarder) kept 1 fish weighing 4lb. Fraser Renwick & Mike Cordiner (Stirling) caught & released 14. Kenny Rodger (Auchterarder) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz. Paul McLean (Dunoon) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 14oz.

Club Returns: West of Scotland A/C kept 3 fish weighing 8lb. Western A/C fishing over 2 days kept 15 fish weighing 38lb & released a further 32. SPRA (North) kept 18 fish weighing 42lb 1oz & released a further 10. Wiremill A/C kept 29 fish weighing 68lb 6oz.  Kelvinside Academicals kept 17 fish weighing 40lb 6oz & released a further 6. Grangemouth Railway A/C caught & released 3. Perth Exservicemens A/C kept 5 fish weighing 13lb 8oz. Edinburgh Masonic A/C kept 10 fish weighing 27lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Daddy Longlegs, Bibio Hoppers,  Cormorants Coral Dacncer, Olive Damsel and Sedge Muddlers.

Best Areas: North Shore from start of dogleg to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 3.9.17

Individual returns: Brian Thorne & Rhona Boylan (Glen Devon) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 2oz. Gerry Grattan (Clackmannan) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb. Kenny Rodgers (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Archie Miller (Perth) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 8oz. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 4oz. Andy Anderson & Neil McIntyre (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 26lb 4oz. Bob Robertson & Andrew Carnegie (Dunfermline) kept 6 fish weighing 15lb 8oz. Kenny Miller (Airdrie) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 4oz & released a further 4. Ron Duncan, Jim MaCaleavey & Ron Duncan jnr (Crossgates) kept 8 fish weighing 21lb 8oz. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 6. George Keith (Dunfermline) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 2. Eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) & Jim Carlaw (Kinghorn) kept 4 fish weighing 11lb. Gordon Price & Keith Findell (Kilmacolm) kept 10 fish weighing 29lb. Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) & Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 4oz. Jim Docherty & Bob Wright (Sauchie) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb. Mark Horne (Bearsden) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. John Graham & Richard Grainger (Falkirk) kept 5 fish weighing 15lb. Tom Monaghan (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb. Mark Ferry & Jimmy Short (Stirling) kept 10 fish weighing 29lb & released a further 6. Ronnie & Glen Mackie kept 6 fish weighing 15lb.

Club Returns: Roslin Elite A/C kept 19 fish weighing 45lb 4oz & released a further 4.  Phoenix A/C kept 11 fish weighing 26lb 2oz & released a further 9. Bonnybridge A/C kept 21 fish weighing 49lb 2oz & released a further 3.  Cupar A/C kept 16 fish weighing 39lb 13oz. St Mungo A/C kept 12 fish weighing 30lb & released a further 8.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Sedge Muddler,Sedgehog, Kate Maclaren, Foam Backed Daddylonglegs., Bibio Hopper & Coral Dancer.

Best Areas: Dogleg, Dam Wall & North Shore.

Report Week Ending 27/8/17

Individual Returns Norman Thomson & Ian Baikie (Tillicoultry) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb. Peter King & Mick Williams (Aberfoyle) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb & released a further 10. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz & released a further 12. : Billy Thomson & Derek Carson (Auchterarder) kept 8 fish weighing 10lb 4oz. Bob & Andrew Oliver (Doune) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb 4oz. Gordon Price & Roy Scott (Kilmacolm) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb.  Michael Rae (Alva) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 4oz. Wullie Johnson (Bannockburn) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 12oz & released a further 2. Ian MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb. Ross MacKinnon & Tom Irvine (Straven) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 8oz. Robin Eadie & Ernie Baglow (Kinross) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb & released a further 3. Jim Baxter (Crossgates) caught & released 12. Ian McLaren & John Rae (Grangemouth) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb & released a further 3.

Club Returns: SPRA West A/C kept 74 fish weighing 159lb 9oz & released a further 11. Scottish Deaf FFC kept 11 fish weighing 25lb 11oz. Pencaitland A/C kept 21 fish weighing 46lb. Catch 22 A/C kept 11 fish weighing 25lb 4oz. Tillicoultry A/C kept 8 fish weighing 20lb 4oz. Stanley A/C kept 27 fish weighing 56lb 2oz & released a further 9.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio Hopper, Kate MacLaren,, Sedge Muddler, Daddy Longlegs, Sedgehog & Sedge Muddler.

Best Area: Dogleg, North Shore and dam wall.

 

Report Week Ending 20/8/17

Individual Returns: Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 13lb & released a further 8. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 9 fish weighing 19lb. Tom Dowswell & Ian Mitchell (Pitlochry) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 9. Bob Oliver & George Keithley (Doune) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 8oz. Tom Clark (Bannockburn)kept 2 fish weighing 6lb. Gordon Newlands & Keith Imisson (Inverclyde) kept 9 fish weighing 21lb. Robin Eadie & Ernie Baglow (Kinross) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. John Bryons & Gerard McGuire (Banknock) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 4oz & released a further 3. Anthony Glasgow (Strathallan) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb.

Club Returns: SPRA North A/C kept 37 fish weighing 86lb 2oz & released a further 43.  RAF Northern League kept 8 fish weighing 19lb 14oz. SSEB HQ A/C kept 29 fish weighing 64lb 6oz. CIBA A/C kept 27 fish weighing 64lb 12oz & released a further 10. Last Cast A/C kept 11 fish weighing 26lb 2oz & released a further 3. Clydesdale Bank A/C kept 35 fish weighing 71lb. Linlithgow A/C kept 6 fish weighing 15lb 2oz. Heriots A/C kept 18 fish weighing 36lb. Perth RASC A/C kept 29 fish weighing 67lb 4oz. Kelty Artisan A/C kept 9 fish weighing 20lb 6oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Daddylonglegs, Kate Maclaren, Bibio Hopper, Sedgehog, Sedge Muddler, Cormorant & Red Diawl Bach.

Best Area: All areas.

Report Week Ending 13.8.17

Individual Returns:  Ian McKenzie & party (Blackford) kept 13 fish weighing 26lb. Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 6. Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz & released a further 11. Howard Rubiin & Lennie Fuller (Auchterarder) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & released a further 8. Yan Lynborg (Perth) & Craig Dear (Scone) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 8oz. Archie Davidson (Stirling) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 8oz. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) & Ian Mitchell (Pitlochry) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 4oz & released a further 11. John Reid & Karl Seddon (Kinross) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 5. David & Judith Swan (Helensburgh) kept 6 fish weighing 15lb.  George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 4oz & released a further 3. Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 4oz. Robin Eadie (Kinross) caught & released 10. Ross McKinnon & Tom Irvine (Straven) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb 12oz. Brendan McWilliam & Ken Godfrey (East Kilbride) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb.

Club Returns: Dundee Westr End A/C kept 57 fish weighing 139lb 14oz. Falkirk F/C kept 16 fish weighing 35lb. Grangemouth A/C kept 16 fish weighing 35lb 12oz. Townhill A/C kept 52 fish weighing 104lb & released a further 14. Stirling Castle A/C kept 29 fish weighing 66lb 8oz.  Ferranti A/C kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 4. Rowbank A/C kept 21 fish weighing 47lb 12oz & released a further 13

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Sedgehogs, Sedge Muddlers, Daddy Longlegs, Naked Spur, Bloodworm & Bibio Hopper.

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 6/8/17

Individual Returns:  Brian Hepburn & Alex Hamilton (Kelty) kept 8 fish weighing 19lb.  Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 23lb & released a further 3. Brian Cameron & Xin Xin Cameron kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz. Robin Eadie & Ernie Baglow (Kinross) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 3.  Billy Thomson & Derek Carson (Auchterarder) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb 4oz & released a further 8. George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 2.  Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 12oz. Craig Sutherland & Paul Amer (Dalgety Bay) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. Derek Anderson & Ford Dickson (Falkirk) caught & released 13. Dennis Waterston & Alan Stewart (Dundee) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb.

Club Returns: Midlothian A/A kept 28 fish weighing 60lb 8oz & released a further 3. Perthshire F/C kept 19 fish weighing 38lb 8oz & released a further 9.  Falkirk Municipal A/C kept 55 fish weighing 114lb 8oz.  Gartcosh A/C kept 74 fish weighing 153lb 2oz. Kelty Artisan kept 13 fish weighing 30lb. Rainbow Warriors A/C kept 38 fish weighing 83lb & released a further 44. Denny & District A/C kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio hopper, Snatcher, Mini Muddlers, Daddylonglegs, Kate Maclaren , Sedgehogs. Foam Backed Daddylonglegs & Naked Spur.

Best Areas: From Start of Dog-Leg to Dam wall from middle of water to North Shore.

 

Report Week Ending 30/7/17

Individual Returns: Jimmy & George Ross (Pitlochry) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 4. Drew Carrie & Alex Keith (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb.  Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 6. Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edingburgh) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb 2oz. Ian Mitchell & Tom Dowswell (Pitlochry) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb. Brian Thorn & Rhona Bowlan (Glen Devon) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 8oz. Derek Anderson & Stafford Dickson (Falkirk) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 12. Tom & John Monaghan (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 11lb & released a further 15. George Keith & Tom Langdon (Dunfermline) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 7. Paul Mondor (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 3. Gerry Grattan (Clackmannan) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 6. David & Judith Swan (Helensburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb. Colin McGlone & Jim Baxter (Dunfermline) caught & released 35. Billy Thomson & Tosh Stuart (Auchterarder) kept 8 fish weighing 19lb. Tom Smith & party (Mid Calder) kept 13 fish weighing 27lb. David Shaw (Glasgow) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb & released a further 2.

Club Returns: Cowdenbeath & District kept 37 fish weighing 75lb.Strathy A/C kept 25 fish weighing 51lb 14oz. CSSC Perth A/C kept 41 fish weighing 89lb 8oz & released a further 7.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio, Bibio Hopper, Sedge Muddler, Sedgehogs & Cormorants.

Best Areas: Middle to North Shore.

Report Week Ending 23/7/17

Individual Returns: George Moonie & party kept 24 fish weighing 48lb 9oz. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb 4oz. Billy Thomson & Tosh Stuart (Auchterarder) kept 8 fish weighing 19lb 4oz & returned a further 18. Malcolm Hendry & Duncan Egan (Cumbernauld) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & returned a further 4. George Keith & Tam Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb & returned a further 9. Gordon Marshall & George Love (Alva) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 12.

Club Returns: Falkirk F/C kept 21 fish weighing 42lb. Roslin Elite F/C kept 19 fish weighing 40lb 8oz. Bank of Scotland (Glasgow) kept 45 fish weighing 101lb 12oz.  Denny & District A/C kept 7 fish weighing 15lb & returned a further 4.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Naked Spur, Daddylonglegs, Kate Maclaren, Orange Fab, Sedgehogs & Sedge Muddler.

Best Areas: North Shore.

Report Week Ending 16.7.17

Individual Returns: Brian Hepburn & Alex Hamilton (Kelty) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz. Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb 2oz. Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. Gordon Graham (Glasgow) caught & released 11. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 11lb 4oz – heaviest 5lb and released a further 4. Bob Dick & Jim Sherry (Kinross) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb. Alan Armstrong & Neil Sharpe (Dollar) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 1 fish weighing 7lb 4oz. Walter Davis & party (Cumbernauld) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 6oz.

Club Returns: Perthshire F/C kept 17 fish weighing 39lb 4oz – heaviest 4lb.  Helensburgh A/C kept 32 fish weighing 69lb. Pentland Civil Service A/C kept 38 fish weighing 84lb 4oz. Gartmore A/C kept 13 fish weighing 30lb 14oz & released a further 5. St Johns F/F kept 35 fish weighing 85lb & released a further 5. Dunfermline Rusty Nail A/C kept 43 fish weighing 88lb 7oz & released a further 9. Stanley A/C kept 17 fish weighing 36lb 7oz. Paisley Patterns A/C kept 19 fish weighing 37lb 14oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Muddler, Sedgehog, CDC Hoppers, Bibio Hopper, Daddy Longlegs Kate Maclaren & Cormorants.

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 9.7.17

Individual Returns: Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) & Robert Paterson (St Ninians) kept 9 fish weighing 20lb. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 8oz. Bob Dick & Jim Sherry (Kinross) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. James Scobie (Blackford) caught & released 8. Ken Forbes & party (Dundee) kept 14 fish weighing 28lb 4oz. Bobby Conlon & Kenny Godfrey (East Kilbride) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 8oz. Brian Hepburn & Alex Hamilton (Kelty) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 4oz. George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb & released a further 6. Brian Thorn (Glen Devon & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 4. Bob Oliver (Doune) & Andrew Oliver (St Andrews) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 6oz. Ian Mitchell & Tom Dowswell (Pitlochry) kept 9 fish weighing 17lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 8.Tom Monaghan (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Hamish Fulton (Cumbernauld) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 8oz.

Club Returns: Aberdour A/A kept 21 fish weighing 51lb 3oz.  Prinlaws A/C kept 13 fish weighing 27lb 9oz. Grizzle Cats A/C caught & released 54. Heriots A/C kept 13 fish weighing 31lb.The Invicta Club kept 11 fish weighing 24lb 6oz. Tillicoultry A/C kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Cove & Kilcreggan A/C kept 9 fish weighing 19lb 4oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Foam Backed Beetle, Sedge Muddler, Kate Maclaren, Daddy Longlegs, Sedgehogs Bibio Hopper..

Best Area: All areas.

Report Week Ending 2.7.17

Individual Returns:  Bob Dick & Jim Sherry (Kinross) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz & released a further 7. Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 8oz. Tam Lansdown & George Keith (Dunfermline) kept 4 fish weighing 7lb 8oz & released a further 3.

Club Returns:  Pen-Ex A/C kept 17 fish weighing 36lb 8oz. CIBA A/C kept 23 fish weighing 47lb 14oz. Western A/C kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 53. Townhill A/C kept 44 fish weighing 86lb & released a further 28. Dunfermline Railway A/C kept 27 fish weighing 54lb 1oz & released a further 28. Rainbow A/C kept 22 fish weighing 46lb & released a further 5. St Boswells A.C kept 32 fish weighing 64lb & released a further 10.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio Hopper, Daddy Longlegs,  Sedgehogs, Kate Maclaren, Sedge Muddlers.& Loch Ordie.

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 25.6.17

Individual Returns: Bob Dick & Geoff Hemmings (Kinross) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. Bob Smith (Stirling) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb. Jimmy & George Ross (Pitlochry) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb 8oz. Brian Thorn & Rhona Boulan (Crook 0f Devon) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb 2oz. Alan Graham & Alan Armstrong (Dollar) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb & released a further 10. Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 12. Bob Oliver & Murray Falconer (Doune) kept 7 fish weighing 16lb 8oz.

Club Returns: Cleveland Police Fly Fishers kept 23 fish weighing 45lb 6oz.  Perthshire F/C kept 18 fish weighing 41lb 8oz. Auchenhowie A/C kept 6 fish weighing 16lb 6oz.. Grangemouth Railway A/C caught & released 9.  St Mungo A/C kept 12 fish weighing 25lb 8oz & released a further 5. Milngavie A/C kept 11 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 16.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Orange Fabs,Pearly Invicta, Clan Chief, Orange Blob, Sedge Muddlers,  Daddy Longlegs, Bibio Hoppers, Kate MacLaren , Sedgehogs and Snatchers.

Best Areas: All areas.

 

Report Week Ending 18.6.17

Individual Returns: Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 7. Archie Davidson (Stirling kept 4 fish weighing 8lb. Gerry Grattan (Clackmannan) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb & released a further 7. Billy Thomson & party (Auchterarder) kept 11 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Gordon Price & Keith Findell (Milngavie) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 11. Jim Barbour & Jock Paisley (Cupar) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. Stuart Hardie & Jim McDonald (Stenhousemuir) caught & released 11. Eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Ian MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb 8oz. Michael Rae (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Tom Clark (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb. James McEwan (Glenrothes) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 5.

Club Returns: Dundee A/C kept 31 fish weighing 63lb 15oz. Police Scotland West kept 55 fish weighing 121lb 7oz.  Doune A/C kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 8oz.. Bohemian A/C kept  Falkirk Municipal A/C kept 22 fish weighing 41lb.Ayr Travellers A/C kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 12oz & released a further 88. Dunfermline Artisan kept 27 fish weighing 55lb 10oz. Bonnybridge A/C kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 6oz. Edinburgh Masonic A/C kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 8oz. Edinburgh Post Office A/C kept 17 fish weighing 37lb & released a further 19.KHATS Whisker A/C kept 20 fish weighing 42lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Black Hopper, Daddy Longlegs, Kate Maclaren, Sedge Muddlers, Claret Bumble  & Sedgehog.

Best Areas: All areas.

 

Report Week Ending 11/6/17

Individual Returns: George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb. Tom Monaghan (Stirling) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb.

Club Returns: Stanley Fly Dressers held their first Kenny MacMillan trophy with George Keighley winning with a bag of 5 fish weighing a total of 11lb 8oz – the total for the club was 22 fish weighing 52lb 2oz. Pentland Civil Service A/C kept 58 fish weighing 141lb 8oz and released a further 34. Falkirk F/C kept 20 fish weighing 44lb.  CIBA A/C kept 19 fish weighing 44lb 2oz & released a further 3. Roslin British Legion A/C kept 21 fish weighing 44lb 11oz. Rainbow A/C kept 18 fish weighing 41lb. Neptune Game Anglers kept 4 fish weighing 11lb 10oz.Glasgow Academicals A/C kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 8oz. Perth Ex-Servicemens A/C kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 4oz. Leslie & Glenrothes A/C kept 44 fish weighing 96lb 2oz & released a further 12.. Ferry Fly Dressers A/C kept 25 fish weighing 53lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure:  Sedgehog, Daddy Longlegs, Sedge Muddler, Gold Muddler & Kate MacLaren.

Best Areas: All areas.

 Report Week Ending 4/6/17

Individual : George Mooney & Brian Moore (Callander) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 6. Bob Roger (Kirkcaldy) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 2. Alan Wake (Kirkcaldy) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 6oz & released a further 3. George & Jonathon Watt (Edinburgh) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb. Ian MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 6 fish weighing 15lb. William Thomson (Auchterarder) & Ian Mitchell (Pitlochry) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 5. Ross McKinnon & Tom Irvine (Straven) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 10. George Keith & Tan Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb. Joe Brown & Andy Young (Dunfermline) kept 9 fish weighing 20lb. John Brynes & Gerard McGuire (Banknock) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb &  released a further 6.

Club Returns: Dundee & Glasgow Trades Competition kept 43 fish weighing 91lb 8oz & released a further 18. Bothwell & Blantyre A/C kept 39 fish weighing 80lb 9oz & released a further 22. Kelvinside Academicals kept 17 fish weighing 37lb 4oz & released a further 12. Catch 22 A/C kept 22 fish weighing 47lb 10oz. Tillicoultry A/C kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 8oz. Rowbank A/C kept 10 fish weighing 22lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Green Peter Snatchers, Sedge Muddler, Sedgehogs & Cormorants.

Best Areas: All Areas.

Report Week Ending 28.5.17

Individual Returns: Brian Torne (Glen Devon) & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 8oz. Tosh Stewart & Billy Thomson (Auchterarder) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb. Louis Hanson & Stan Guzik (Alloa) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb 8oz & released a further 3. Bob Smith (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz.  Gordon Price & Roy Scott (Cumbernauld) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 2oz & released a further 10.Dave & Jim Bain (Perth) kept 1 fish weighing 2lb 2oz & released a further 12. Jimmy & George Ross (Pitlochry) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 2oz. Owen Cooke & Steven Davidson (Kelty) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb & released a further 8.  Malcolm Pettigrew & party (Livingstone) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb 8oz.

Club Returns: Midlothian Angling Association kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 2oz. CIBA A/C kept 16 fish weighing 34lb 8oz & released a further 5. Aberdour Angling A/C kept 29 fish weighing 62lb. Heriots A/C kept 29 fish weighing 65lb & released a further 61.Grizzle Cats A/C caught & released 82. Luggiebank Fly Dressers A/C kept 19 fish weighing 39lb 8oz. Milngavie A/C kept 21 fish weighing 45lb 5oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Sedgehog, Sedge Muddler, Sedgehog, Coral Dancer & various dries.

Best Areas: Dog leg, Dam wall & North shore.

Report Week Ending 21.5.17

Individual Returns: Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 9 fish weighing 21lb.. Stuart & Robert Robertson (Lochgelly) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz & released a further 3. George Keith & Tam Langdown (Dunfermline) kept 7 fish weighing 16lb & released a further 2. Jake Spiers & Greig McLaren (Bridge of Earn) caught & released 16. Hamish Higgins (Perth) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb & released a further 7. Gerry Grattan (Clackmannan) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 3. Sandy Forgan & Jimmy Hunter (Dundee) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 27. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. Alan Brock snr & Alan Brock jnr (Crieff) caught & released 9.

Club Returns: Alexanders FFC kept 35 fish weighing 74lb. Last Cast A/C kept 15 fish weighing33lb. Kelty Artisan kept 18 fish weighing 37lb.  St Johns F/F kept 15 fish weighing 34lb 8oz & released a further 75. Masonic A/C kept 32 fish weighing 67lb.

Best Flies/Lures: Okay Dokay, Cormorant, Cats Whisker, Hoppers, Coral Booby & Orange FAB.

Best Areas: North shore from dam wall to start of dogleg

Report Week Ending 14.5.17

Individual Returns: Frank Jackson & Andy Anderson (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 7oz & released a further 10. Archie & Arran Davidson (Stirling) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 4. Jock Wood & Rob Wickens (Lossiemouth) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb & released a further 9. Kenny Baird (Tillicoultry) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 7. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb.

Club Returns: Royal Perth Golfing Society A/C kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a nfurther 11. RAF Northern League A/C kept 62 fish weighing 149lb & released a further 81.  Roslin Elite F/C kept 22 fish weighing 45lb 12oz.  Pencaitland A/C kept 43 fish weighing 93lb 3oz.  Leslie & Glenrothes A/C kept 29 fish weighing 66lb & relwased a further 7 – heaviest caught by Barry White a 6lb Rainbow. Rannoch & District A/C kept 11 fish weighing 21lb 15oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Hoppers, Sedgehogs, Kate Maclaren, Loch Ordie, Hot Head Damsel  & various Blobs.

Best Areas: Fish are now getting caught in all areas.

Report Week Ending 7/5/17

Individual Returns: Tam McGarry & Alistair Aitken (Dumbarton) kept 9 fish weighing 21lb 8oz. Ian Webster & Peter Locke (Strathallan) kept 9 fish weighing 21lb 8oz & released a further 6. Martin Maxwell (Edinburgh) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb.Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & released 7. Robert Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 7.  Paul Mondor (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz & released a further 3. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 2. Gordon Birrell (Perth) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb 8oz & released a further 3. Craig & Harry Gibbons (Falkirk) caught & released 47. Jimmy & Scott Barrett (Stanley) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb. Jim & Crawford McEwan (Newmains) between them caught & released 12. Jim Jack & Danny Bryce (Whitburn) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb & released a further 8.

Club Returns: Clydesdale Bank A/C kept 37 fish weighing 82lb & released a further 15. Penicuik A/C kept 32 fish weighing 32lb 11oz.  Edinburgh Masonic A/C kept 17 fish weighing 41lb & released a further 2. Monifieth Trout A/C kept 39 fish weighing 83lb. Ferranti A/C kept 9 fish weighing 20lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Hot Head Damsel, Bloodworm , Sedgehogs, Hoppers & Cormorants

Best Areas: Fish are getting caught in all areas.

Report Week Ending 30.4.17

Individual Returns: Alan Armstrong & Alan Graham (Dollar) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 8oz & returned a further 6. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 7. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 3. Crawford McEwan (Newmains) caught & released 7. Joe Forshaw (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb. Rob Forshaw (Stirling) caught & released 5.

Club Returns: Pentland Civil Service A/C kept 65 fish weighing 149lb 4oz & returned a further 101. St Mungo A/C kept 8 fish weighing 17lb 4oz & returned a further 7.  Stanley A/C kept  28 fish weighing 63lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Hot Head Damsel, Cut Throat Cat, Squiggly Bloodworm

Best Areas: South & North Shores from Smithscleuchs & Dow Burns to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 23.4.17

Individual Returns: Drew Baxter & Tam McGarry (Dumbarton) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 12oz n& released a further 6. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb 8oz & released a further 2. Kevin Johnstone & Steven Bathgate (Tranent) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb & released a further 12. Ronnie Stuart (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & released a further 5.

Club Returns: Grangemouth A/C kept 19 fish weighing 40lb 8oz. Cowdenbeath & District A/C kept 33 fish weighing 75lb 8oz. Phoenix A/C kept 19 fish weighing 45lb 12oz & released a further 13.  Grangemouth Railway A/C kept 11 fish weighing 25lb 12oz & released a further 2.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cats Whisker, Hot Head Damsel, Okay Dokay & Kate Maclaren.

Best Areas: South & North Shores from Smithscleuchs & Dow Burns to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 16.4.17

Individual Returns: Ronnie Stewart (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 4oz & released a further 4. Chris & Finlay Langton (Dunkeld) between them kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Gary Porter & James Frew (Grangemouth) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb. Simon & Alax Ralfs (Norwich) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb. Alan Davidson & John Dallas (Airdrie) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb & released a further 2. Tom Clodes (Dollar) caught & released 7. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 7. David Hatley (Alloa) caught & released 12.

Club Returns: Bothwell & Blantyre A/C kept 44 fish weighing 82lb 15oz & released a further 6. Wellington A/C kept 12 fish weighing 28lb 4oz.  Aberdour Angling A/C kept 26 fish weighing 51lb 5oz.  Kinross Ex-Servicemens A/C kept  12 fish weighing 24lb 5oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cormorant, Cut Throat Cat, Fritz Damsel, Okay Dokay & Bloodworm.

Best Area: South shore from Smithscleuch burn to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 9/4/17

Individual Returns: Craig Smith, Steven Salmon, Scott Park & Andy Escobar (Helensburgh) kept 20 fish weighing 47lb 8oz & released a further 18. Hamish Higgins (Perth) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb & released a further 7. Willie Ireland & Robbie Crawford (Milnathort) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 12oz. Jim Wilson (Cairneybank) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb. Eric Fraser (St Andrews) caught & released 8. John Meek (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Tom Monaghan (Stirling) caught & released 9. Gil Farid & Gary Blane (East Kilbride) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 6oz. John Bell & Henry Sommerville) Airth) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb. Robert Peden (Kelty) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb & released a further 8. Jim Keatings (Newmains) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz. Ronnie Turnbull (Alva) caught and released 9. Jimmy Miller (Alva) caught and released 4.

Club Returns: Bank of Scotland (Glasgow) kept 26 fish weighing 53lb 8oz. Good Companions A/C kept 21 fish weighing 44lb.  East Kilbride A/C kept 25 fish weighing 56lb 7oz & released a further 42.  Dunfermline Railway A/C kept 18 fish weighing 36lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Cormorant, Cats Whisker & Bloodworm.

Best Areas:  The majority of fish still getting caught on south shore from Smithscleuchs burn to dam wall.

 

Report Week Ending 2/4/17

Individual Returns: Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 4oz & released a further 4. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & released 10. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 17. Davie Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 6. Robert Peden (Kelty) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb & released a further 8. Robert Westwater (Glasgow) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb & released a further 4. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 3. Brendan Honeybun (Lochore) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz & released a further 5. Ian Guthrie (Glenrothes) caught & released 8. James Elliot (Stirling) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb.

Club Returns: St Peters Fly Fishers A/C kept 37 fish weighing 74lb. Tillicoultry A/C kept 13 fish weighing 25lb 8oz & released a further 5. Aberfeldy A/C kept 12 fish weighing 24lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cur Throat Cat, Hot Head Damsel, Humungus & Squiggly Bloodworm.

Best Areas: South Shore from Smithscleuchs Burn to the dam wall.

 

Report Week Ending 26.3.17

Individual Catches: Derek Pozzi & Sand Page (Glenrothes) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 4oz. Mark Sturrock (Cairneyhill) & Staurt Strachan (Kilmarnock) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 12oz. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 4oz & released a further 3. Bobby Paterson (St Ninians) caught & released 4. Mark Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 5. Raymond Pirrie (Tullibody) caught & released 14. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 3. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 4.

Club Returns: Bridge of Allan 76 A/C kept 14 fish weighing 30lb. Paisley Patters A/C kept 4 fish weighing 8lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure:  Yellow & Coral Dancer, Cats Whisker, Fritz Olive Damsel & Bloodworm.

Best Areas: From start of dogleg to dam wall on south shore.

Report Week Ending 19.3.17

Individual returns: Harry Carson & William Bryson (Kirkintilloch) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 4.Tom Chmielewski & Pawel Rowinski (Falkirk) between them kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz & released a further 5. Andy Hunter & David Hunter (Alloa) between them caught & released 25. Robert Westwater (Glasgow) caught & released 5. Steven Beaven (Comrie) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb. Grant McKinnon (Blackford) caught & released 4. Andrew Winning (Stonehouse) kept 3 fish weighing 5lb 10oz And released a further 29. Fred Coia & George Baillie (Armadale) between them caught & released 10.

Club Returns: Discovery A/C kept 31 fish weighing 66lb

Best fly/lure: Squiggly Bloodworm, Cut Throat Cat, Cats Whisker, Snake & Hot Head Damsel.

Best area: South shore from Smithscleuchs burn to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 12.3.17

Individual Catches:Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz & released a further 10. Alan Bernard (Tillicoultry) caught & released 5. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & released 6. Derek Fowler (Dunipace) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb & released a further 3. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 12. Bobby Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 6. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & released 5. Raymond Pirrie (Tullibody) caught & released 15. Ian Guthrie ( Glenrothes) caught & released 11. Ben Bosch & James Stewart (Carnoustie) kept 10 fish weighing 19lb 4oz & returned a further 3. Colin Smith (Aberfeldy) kept 4 fish weighing 7lb 8oz. Ronnie, Thomas & Glen Mackie (Dunfermline between them caught & released 24. Alastair Golding (Linlithgow) caught & released 12. Mark Paterson (Plean) caught & released 9. Stuart Millar (Stenhousemuir) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 3. Craig Gibbons & Robert Donaldson (Flakirk) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb & released a further 13. Paul Mondor (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 4.

Clubs Returns: Cowdenbeath & District kept 38 fish weighing 75lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Dancers, Damsels, Cut Throat Cats, Squiggly bloodworms.

Best Areas:: South shore from Smithscleuch burn to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 5.3.17

Individual returns: Jim, Craig, Chris & Bradley Arnott (Kirkcaldy) between them caught & released 17. Robert Westwater (Glasgow) caught & released 11. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 12oz & released a further 10. Wilson Orr (Tullibody) caught & released 6. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & re;eased 8. David McIntosh (Forfar) caught & released 15. Jim Milne (Alloa) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 22. Tom Kennedy (Tullibody) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb. David Harrison (Alloa) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Tom Rogerson (Alloa) kept 5 fish

weighing 11lb 2oz & released a further 10. Andy McReary (Glenrothes) caught & released 10. Michael Rae (Alva) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb. Tom Clark (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 14. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb & released a further 7. Gary & Ross McLaughlan (Dunfermline) between them kept 5 fish weighing 11lb. Bill Dawson (Dollar) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 8oz & released a further  4 Jake Spiers (Bridge of Earn) caught & released 10. Bobby Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 30. Mike Wheelans (Blackford) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Ben McGovern (Saucie) caught & released 6. Raymond Pirrie ( Tullibody) caught & released 18. Harry Carson (Kirkintilloch) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 8oz & released a further 7. William Bryson (Kirkintillock) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb. Stevie Nicoll (Crook of Devon) kept 3 fish weighing 5lb 12oz & released a further 8. Brian Fowler, Aden Belton, Brian & Jack Conroy (Denny) between them caught & released 28. Alastair Golding (Linlithgow) caught & released 14. Mark Paterson (Plean) caught & released 22.

Best fly/lure: Black & Green Cat, Tadpole, Cut Throat Cat, Bloodworm & Hot Head Damsel.

Best area: From start of dogleg to dam wall on south

Week Ending 23/10/16

Individual Returns: Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 9 fish weighing 19lb. Brian Hepburn & Alex Hamilton (Kelty) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. James Allan (Glasgow) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb. Gary McGlone (Glasgow) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb. Bob Dick & Jim Sherry (Kinross) kept 6 fish  weighing 15lb. Paul Mordor (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 7lb. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz. James Carlaw (Kinghorn) kept  2 fish weighing 4lb. Eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb. Bobby Paterson (Stirling) caught & released 8. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fsih weighing 4lb 8oz & released a further 9. John Paisley (Cupar) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb & released a further 2. Bobby Conlon & perty (East Kilbride) kept 11 fish weighing 22lb 5oz  & released a further 4.

Favourite Fly/Lure:  Okay Dokay, Buzzers, Daddy Longlegs, Cats Whisker & Olive Damsels.

Best Areas: South shore from Smithscleuch burn to dam wall.

Week Ending 16/10/16

Individual Returns: John Dunbar & John Pirie (Tillicoultry) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. Keith Findell & Gordon Price (Milgavie) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb 8oz. Kenny McCall & Robert Chalmers (Clackmannan) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb. Iain & rennie Bow (Perth) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 7. Donald McLean & James McLean (Edinburgh) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 4oz. Gerry Grattan (Clackmannan) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 3. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb & released a further 2. Andy Hunter (Sauchie) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 9.  Albert McKinnes (Alva) caught & released 6. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz & released a further 8. Robert Westwater (Glasgow) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb & released a further 4. Mark Monaghan (Dunfermline) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Coral Dancer, Damsel, Snatchers, Cats Whisker.

Best Areas: All areas.

 

Week Ending 9/10/16

Individual Returns: Steve Nicoll (Crook of Devon) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb & released a further 16. Iain McLean & Murdo McKenzie (Perth) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. Gary Stephen, Magnus Gloak, Steven Ramsay & Chris Cherry (Perth) kept 11 fish weighing 23lb. Jim Short & Mark ferry kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 3. Ian Gibson & Jock Mckenzie (Edinburgh) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb 12oz. Alex Kerr & Charlie Duncan (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Ewan Hutton & Jack Hamilton (Scone) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 2oz & released a further 7. Gwyn Jones (Crieff) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb. Brian Simmons & Ian Merchant (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. Ray Wilkonson (Edinburgh) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 7. Bob Fergusson & wayne Fergusson (Perth) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb.

Club Returns: Gartmore A/C kept 27 fish weighing 57lb 13oz & released a further 25.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Snatchers, Cats Whisker, Fabs Kate Maclaren, Coral Dancer,

Best Areas: All areas.

Week Ending 2/10/16

Individual Returns: Iain MacGregor (Madderty) & Jock Woods (Lossiemouth) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb 8oz & released a further 3. Colin McGlone (Dunfermline) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 7. George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 23lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 11. Martin Rogers (Dunfermline) & party kept 7 fish weighing 16lb 8oz. John Wilson (Dunfermline) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 19. Jimmy & Scott Barrett (Stanley) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 5. George Baillie & Fred Coia (Bathgate) fishing with sporting tickets caught & released 17.

Club Returns: Farmers & Associates A/C kept 33 fish weighing 72lb.  IBM Freshwater A/C kept 17 fish weighing 37lb 8oz.  Perth Exservicemens A/C kept 4 fish weighing 8lb. ABC&D A/C kept 24 fish weighing 52lb 4oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio Hopper, Cats Whisker, Sedge Muddler, Kate Maclaren, Hot Head Damsel, Blobs & Fabs.

Best Areas: North Shore.

 

Week Ending 25/9/16

Individual Returns: Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 27lb & released a further 9. Donald McGregor & Ian McGrouther (Alva) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 2. Jimmy & George Ross (Pitlochry) kept 10 fish weighing 23lb 8oz & released a further 2. Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 8oz. Wullie Brown (Dunfermline) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 8oz. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paosley) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 4. John Brynes & Gerard McGuire (Banknock) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 8. Bob Dick & Jimmy Sherry (Kinross) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb 8oz. Sam Mcfarlane & Alastair Murphy (Paisley) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 18. John Watt  & Iain McConville(Dunfermline) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 13.Robert Cairns & party (Troon) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb.

Club Returns: Strathy A/C kept 27 fish weighing 56lb 12oz. Milngavie A/C kept 16 fish weighing 39lb & released a further 3. Rannoch & District A/C kept 8 fish weighing 17lb. Stanley & District A/C kept 21 fish weighing 43lb 9oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Sedge Muddler, Pearly Invicta, Kate Maclaren Yellow & Coral Dancer, Damsels Blobs & Fabs.,

Beat Areas: North shore.

 

Week Ending 18/9/16

Individual Returns: Geoff Barker & Donald Mckenzie (Kelty) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 5oz & released a further 18. John Ramsay & Iain McDonald (Blackford) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb. Andrew Grant & Keith Cowie (Glenrothes) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb. Ross McKinnon & perty (Straven) kept 9 fish weighing 19lb & released a further 6. Colin McLuckie & John Hamilton (Glen Devon) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb 8oz. Alan Graham & Alan Armstrong (Dunfermline) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb. Robbie Sutherland (Harthill) & party caught 10 fish weighing 21lb.

Club Returns: Pitlochry A/C kept 29 fish weighing 60lb & released a further 13. Pentland Civil service A/C kept 51 fish weighing 105lb 12oz & released a further 10.  Ferry Fly Dressers kept 25 fish weighing 52lb 10oz & released a further 13.  Rainbow A/C kept 25 fish weighing 52lb & released a further 8. St Boswells A/C kept 25 fish weighing 49lb & released a further 18. Aberfeldy A/C kept 10 fish weighing 21lb. Dunfermline Artisan kept 38 fish weighing 81lb 13oz & released a further 20.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio Hopper, Sedge Muddler, Kate Maclaren, Cats Whisker, Sedgehog, Ally McCoist & Snatchers.

Best Areas: All areas.

 

Week Ending 11/9/16

Individual returns: Bob Dick & Jimmy Sherry (Kinross) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb. Iain Muir & Billy Haroun (Dalgety Bay) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb. Gordon Price & keith Findell (Milngavie) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 4oz. Tom Buchanan & Keith Muirhead (Glasgow) kept 9 fish weighing 19lb & released a further 2. John Robertson & Gordon Mullen (Auchterarder) kept 8 fish weighing 18lb. Matthew Warder (Glenfarg) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & released a further 6 Brown Trout. Dave Bain (Perth) & Willie Campbell (Stirling) caught & released 7. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz & released a further 8. Iain MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 9 fish weighing 20lb. Jimmy Sherry (Kinross) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb & released a further 4. John Dunbar & John Pirie (Tillicoultry) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb. Paul Brett & Sean Roddy (Doune) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 10oz & released a further 31.  Ricky O’Hare (Thornton) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 8oz. Jimmy & Scott Barrett (Stanley) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 8.

Club Returns: SPRA (North) kept 24 fish weighing 53lb 4oz & released a further 4. SPRA (West) kept 64 fish weighing 134lb 14oz & released a further 45. Wiremill A/C kept 51 fish weighing 102lb. Kelvinside Academicals A/C kept 18 fish weighing 37lb 3oz. Grangemouth Railway A/C kept 9 fish weighing 20lb 8oz & released a further 5.  Edinburgh Post Office A/C kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 8oz & released a further 12. Thistle A/C kept 8 fish weighing 18lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Daddy Longlegs, Bibio Hoppers,  Cormorants and Sedge Muddlers.

 

Week Ending 4/9/16

Individual returns: George Clark (Renfrew) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 18lb 8oz & released a further 8. Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 4. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz & released a further 4. Peter Ward & David Cunningham (Falkirk) kept 9 fish weighing 19lb. Tom Melville & Jim Galloway (Blairgowrie) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 7. Ian Andrews (Cupar) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & released a further 3. Kenny Haggart (West Kilbride) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Kevin McCarley & Graham Hands (Ayrshire) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb 8oz.

Club Returns: West of Scotland A/C kept 21 fish weighing 42lb 8oz & released a further 5. Bonnybridge A/C kept 45 fish weighing 93lb 4oz & released a further 61.  St Mungo A/C kept 14 fish weighing 28lb 14oz & released a further 12. Perth Exservicemens A/C kept 14 fish weighing 29lb 4oz. Paisley Patterns A/C kept 26 fish weighing 56lb & released a further 20. KHATS Whiskers A/C kept 18 fish weighing 37lb.frandy

David Campbell fishing with SPRA (West) caught this 4lb natural brown trout (picture above) on a white micro-booby – congratulations David its the biggest natural trout that I have seen caught at the fishery.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Sedge Muddler,Sedgehog, Buzzers, Kate Maclaren, Foam Backed Daddylonglegs. Daddylonglegs, Bibio Hopper & Yellow Dancer.

Best Areas: Dogleg, Dam Wall & North Shore.

Week Ending 28/8/16

Individual Returns: John Watt & Glen McLeod (Dunfermline) caught & released 9. James Forester (Tillicoultry) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 8oz & released a further 2. Archie Davidson (Stirling) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb & released a further 4. James Morrison (Stirling) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 9. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 4  Ian Gibson & KJock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb.. Jack Horne & David Forbes (Auchterarder) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb. Ross McKinnon & Tom Irvine (Straven) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb & released a further 5. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 12. John Graham & George Davit (Bannockburn) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb & released a further 2. James Picking & son Greig kept 7 fish weighing 15lb & released a further 2.

Club Returns: Loch Inch A/C kept 22 fish weighing 44lb 8oz & released a further 11. Scottish Police West kept 90 fish weighing 182lb 15oz & released a further 113 – best Brown Trout 3lb 12oz..Bohemians A/C kept 12 fish weighing 25lb & released a further 2.  Scottish Deaf FFC kept 15 fish weighing 29lb 12oz & released a further 5. Rowbank A/C kept 19 fish weighing 38lb 7oz & released a further 6. St Johns Fly Fishers kept 27 fish weighing 62lb & released a further 16. Catch 22 A/C kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 8oz. Tillicoultry A/C kept 8 fish weighing 18lb 12oz & released a further 9. The Edinburgh Masonic Club kept 12 fish weighing 25lb 4oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cats Whisker, Bibio Hopper, Black Hopper, Sedge Muddler, Daddy Longlegs,Cormorant.

Best Area: Dogleg, North Shore and dam wall.

Week Ending 21/8/16

Individual Returns: Bob Dick & Geoff Hemmings (Kinross) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb & released a further 2. Jamie & Douglas Ralfs (Dunning) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb. Father & son David & David Mateer (Inverness) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb & released a further 6.Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 10 fish weighing 19lb & released a further 11. George Rose & Gary Malloy (Scone) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz & released a further 14. Donald McPherson (Crieff) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb & released a further 7.Tom Melville & Jim Galloway (Blairgowrie) kept 10 fish weighing 23lb & released a further 12. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 8. Alan Armstrong & Alan Graham (Glen Devon) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb. Alex Knox & Colin Dillon (Glasgow) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz. Dennis Stephen & party (Livingstone) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb 8oz.

Club Returns: RAF Northern League kept 40 fish weighing 83lb & released a further 7.  Phoenix A/C kept 13 fish weighing 28lb 7oz & released a further 6. SSEB HQ A/C kept 16 fish weighing 35lb 5oz.  Last Cast A/C kept 13 fish weighing 23lb 10oz. Linlithgow A/C kept 14 fish weighing 28lb 12oz. Rainbow Warriors A kept 39 fish weighing 80lb 5oz & released a further 37. Heriots A/C kept 10 fish weighing 23lb & released a further 26. Perth RASC kept 26 fish weighing 49lb 10oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Daddylonglegs, Kate Maclaren, Bibio Hopper, Black Hopper, Sedge Muddler, Cormorant.

Best Area: Dogleg, North Shore and dam wall.

Week Ending 14/8/16

Individual Returns: Ian Errol (Sauchie) & Alex McEwan (Ayr) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 8oz & released a further 24. George Mackie & Chris Brown (Lochgelly) kept 8 fish weighing 16lb 8oz. John Watt & Ian McConville (Dunfermline) fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 18. Ian McKenzie & Ian Forrest (Blackford) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. Louis Hanson & Stan Kuzik (Alloa) kept 6 fish weighing 11lb 8oz & released a further 12. Alan Yetts & Jim Harkin (Bishopbriggs) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb.

Club Returns: Dunfermline Rusty Nail A/C kept 25 fish weighing 53lb & released a further 6. Clydesdale Bank A/C kept 34 fish weighing 70lb & released a further 10.   Ferranti A/C kept 12 fish weighing 24lb 8oz & released a further 2. Stirling Castle A/C kept 30 fish weighing 60lb & released a further 10.  Stanley & District A/C kept 29 fish weighing 63lb 5oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Sedgehogs, Yellow Owl, Sedge Muddlers, Crunchers, Snatchers, Bloodworm & Bibio Hopper.

Best Areas: North Shore from Dow burn to dam wall.

 

Week Ending 7/8/16

Individual Returns:  John Dunbar (Tillicoultry) kept 4 fish weighing 7lb 12oz. Tom Melville (Blairgowrie) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb. Stuart Ferrier (Alyth) kept 3 fish weighing 10lb.

Club Returns: Perthshire F/C kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Midlothian A/C kept 18 fish weighing 34lb. Dundee West End A/C kept 31 fish weighing 46lb 4oz.  Western A/C kept 5 fish 10lb & released a further 13. Falkirk Municipal A/C kept 25 fish weighing 46lb 11oz.  Gartcosh A/C kept 44 fish weighing 90lb 14oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Coobalibri,  Bibio hopper, Snatcher, Mini Muddlers, Daddylonglegs, Kate Maclaren and Sedgehogs.

Best Areas: North Shore from Dow burn to dam wall.

Week Ending 31/7/16

Individual Returns: Tom Melville & Jim Galloway (Blairgowrie) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 4oz & released a further 11. Brian Thorne (Crook of Devon) & Alasatair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 4. Neil Sharp & Alan Armstrong (Dollar) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb. James Elliot (Stirling) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb & released a further 3. Graham Sharp (Penicuik) caught & released 10 Brown trout & 7 Rainbows.Anthony Glasgow & Phil Cochia (Strathallan) kept 3 fish weighing 9lb.

Club Returns: Auchenhowie A/C kept 7 fish weighing 13lb 10oz.  Perth v Perthshire Clubs kept 13 fish weighing 22lb.  Bank of Scotland (Glasgow) kept 12 fish weighing 21lb. Penicuik A/C kept 17 fish weighing 33lb 9oz.  Perth Civil Service A/C kept 25 fish weighing 44lb 10oz & released a further 7.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Blobs, Fabs, Sedgehog, Mini Sedge |Muddler & various buzzers.

Best Areas: North Shore.

Week Ending 24/7/16

Club Returns: Falkirk F/C kept 13 fish weighing 23lb.  Roslin British Legion A/C kept 8 fish weighing 16lb 8oz. Cowdenbeath & District A/C kept 16 fish weighing 33lb 8oz.  Brax A/C kept 11 fish weighing 19lb 12oz. Tillicoultry A/C 16 fish weighing 31lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Ace of Spades, Yellow & Coral Dancer, Olive Damsel.

Best Areas: North Shore – fishing in the deeper water.

Week Ending 17/7/16

Individual Returns: Anthony Glasgow & Phil Cochia (Strathallan) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 8oz & released a further 2. Michael Rae (Alva) kept 5 Brown Trout weighing 6lb 8oz & released a further 5. Donald MacGregor & Ian McGrouther (Alva) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. Jim Watson & Dave Gonsales (Auchtermuchty) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb 12oz. Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 5. Tom Melville & Jim Galloway (Blairgowrie) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb 8oz. Ian Wilkie & Murray Clark (Madderty) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb.

Club Returns: Perthshire F/C kept 7 fish weighing 13lb 12oz.  Helensburgh A/C kept 33 fish weighing 67lb.  Pentland Civil Service A/C kept 9 fish weighing 20lb 3oz.  St John Fly Fishers kept 13 fish weighing 24lb 14oz.  Dunoon & District A/C kept 18 fish weighing 37lb.Denny & District A/C kept 6 fish weighing 12lb. Stanley & District A/C kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 5oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Muddler, Sedgehog, CDC Hoppers, Bibio Hopper, Daddy Longlegs Kate Maclaren & Cormorants.

Best Areas: All areas.

Week Ending 10/7/16

Individual Returns: Ian Wilkie (Madderty) caught & released 12.  Paul Mordor (Auchterarder) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 8oz & released 2. Tom Burt (Edinburgh) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz. George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb & released 1. Euan Cattanach & Tom Murray (Aberfeldy) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb & released 2. John Robertson & Gordon Mullen (Auchterarder) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 6. John Dunbar & John Pirie (Tillicoultry) kept 7 fish weighing 16lb 8oz. Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 10 fish weighing 23lb 8oz. Peter Ash & Bill Slater (Edinburgh) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 4oz. Ian Gibson & Jock McKenzie (Edinburgh) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 8oz. Jamie Jamieson (Pitlochry) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb.. Tom Smith & party (Livingstone) caught & released 25.

Club Returns:  Falkirk F/C kept 16 fish weighing 32lb.  Aberdour A/C kept 31 fish weighing 78lb 13oz.  Heriots A/C kept 22 fish weighing 47lb 8oz & released a further 35. Gartmore A/C kept 9 fish weighing 22lb & released a further 8 Perth Exservicemens A/C kept 9 fish weighing 19lb 12oz. Townhill A/C kept 59 fish weighing 115lb. Abercrombie Arms A/C kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Sedge Muddler, Kate Maclaren, Daddy Longlegs, Sedgehogs Bibio Hopper..

Best Area: All areas.

Week Ending 3/7/16

Individual Returns:  Keith Findell & Gordon Price (Kilmacolm) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 10. Sandy Blackett ( N Berwick) & Rick Fulsham (Aberfeldy) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb. Sandy Nicoll & Kenny Thomson (Tillicoultry) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz. Bill Ramage & Chris Logan (Alva) kept 9 fish weighing 19lb & released a further 16. John & Andrew Dunbar (Tillicoultry) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 2oz. Jim Kaylor (Colorado) & Alan Robertson (Falkirk) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Joe Forshaw (Stirling) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb. Walter Davies & party (Cumbernauld) kept 11 fish weighing 23lb. James & Lorna Kennedy (Braehead) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb 8oz. Scott & Graham Scotland (Boness) kept 5 fish weighing 9lb 8oz.

Club Returns:  CIBA A/C kept 24 fish weighing 53lb 4oz & released a further 10.  Kelty Artisan A/C kept 21 fish weighing 45lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Bibio Hopper, Sedgehogs, Kate Maclaren, CDC Hoppers, Sedge Muddlers.& Klinkhammers

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 26.6.16

Individual Returns: Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. Bill Mitchell & Ken Smith (Auchterarder) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb. Sean Higgins & party (Yorkshire) fishing over 2 days caught & released 72 fish. Mr McGlone & party (Glasgow) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb. Andy Hunter (Alloa) caught & released 19. Archie Miller (Perth) kept 1 fish weighing 2lb 8oz & released a further 4. Andy Dunning & Graham Ferguson (Kilburnie) caught & released 18.  Bob Dick & Geoff Hemmings (Kinross) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. John Paisley (Cupar) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb. Ken Forbes & party (Carnoustie) kept 11 fish weighing 25lb. Sandy Blackett & party (North Berwick) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 2oz. George Keith & Tom Lansdown (Dunfermline) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb & released a further 5. Ian Gibson & Jock Mckenzie (Edinburgh) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Robert Paterson (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz & released a further 6. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz & released a further 10.

Club Returns: Cleveland Police Fly Fishing Section fishing over two days kept 57 fish weighing 127lb & released a further 11. Perthshire F/C kept 16 fish weighing 32lb. Wellington A/C kept 38 fish weighing 79lb. Grangemouth A/C kept 33 fish weighing 81lb. Grangemouth Railway A/C kept 8 fish weighing 129lb & released a further 4.  Cowdenbeath & District A/C kept 18 fish weighing 39lb.

 

Favourite Fly/Lure: Sedge Muddlers,  Daddy Longlesg, Bibio Hoppers, Kate MacLaren , Sedgehogs and Snatchers.

 

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 19.6.16

Individual Returns: Douglas Oliver & Party (Edinburgh) kept 16 fish 32lb.nArchie Davidson (Stirling) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 4oz. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 14. Stuart Hardie & Jim McDonald (Falkirk) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb 2oz & released a further 30.  Alan Dow & party (Aberdeen) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 8oz. Andy McKean (Diunfermline) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb & released a further 10. Duncan Petrie & Gus Elder (Kirriemuir) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 5. Barry Smart & Jim Tierney (Glasgow) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb.

Club Returns: Dundee A/C kept 36 fish weighing 77lb 5oz.  Doune A/C kept 18 fish weighing 39lb 8oz.  Falkirk Municipal A/C kept 16 fish weighing 36lb 8oz. St Mungo A/C kept 20 fish weighing 40lb 12oz & released a further 23. The Sharp Gentles FFC kept 20 fish weighing 43lb 6oz & released a further 4.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Black Hopper, Dawsons Olive, Kate Maclaren, Sedge Muddlers, Yellow Dancer & Sedgehog.

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 12.6.16

Individual Returns: Bob Dick & Geoff Hemmings (Kinross) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 2oz. Bob Oliver (Doune) kept 8 fish weighing 20lb. Colin & Lee Shepherd (Dundee) caught & released 10. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz & released a further 2. Crawford McEwan (Newmains) caught & released 11. Bob Logan & party (Aberdeen) caught & released 28.

Club Returns: Perthshire F/C kept 14 fish weighing 31lb. Pentland Civil Service A/C kept 30 fish weighing 69lb & released a further 3.   Falkirk F/C kept 13 fish weighing 19lb. CIBA A/C kept 5 fish weighing 9lb. Rainbow A/C kept 32 fish weighing 67lb & released a further 26.  Methil A/C kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 4oz.  Paisley Patterns A/C kept 21 fish weighing 39lb & released a further 30.  Perth Ex-Servicemens A/C kept 7 fish weighing 16lb.  Townhill A/C kept 42 fish weighing 89lb 10oz.  Kinross Exservicemens A/C kept 9 fish weighing 19lb 2oz & released a further 9. The Edinburgh Masonic Club kept 10 fish weighing 18lb 4oz.

 

Favourite Fly/Lure: Crunchers, Sedgehog, Sedge Muddler & Kate MacLaren.

 

Best Areas: All areas.

Report Week Ending 5.6.16

Individual : Steven Urquhart (Inverness) & party fishing with a sporting ticket caught & released 12. Jimmy & George Ross (Pitlochry) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. Brian Thorne (Crook of Devon) & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz. George Keith & Tam Lansdowne (Dunfermline) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb & released a further 3. Scott McKenzie (Sauchie) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb – heaviest 4lb 2oz. John Dunbar & John Pirie (Tillicoultry) kept 6 fish weighing 12lb. Peter Ash & Bill Slater (Edinburgh) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb. John Masterton & Ian kettles (Houston) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz & released a further 10. Alan Prentice (Clackmannan) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb 4oz. Yan Lyneborg (Perth) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 8oz & released a further 3. Ally Brodie & Mathew Angus (Kirkliston) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz. Jimmy & Scott Barret (Stanley) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb & released a further 3.

Club Returns: Milngavie A/C kept 23 fish weighing 48lb 8oz & released a further 8. Grizzle Khats A/C kept 17 fish weighing 34lb 8oz & released a further 68.  Luggiebank Fly Dressers A/C kept 34 fish weighing 67lb & released a further 40. Glasgow Academicals A/C kept 6 fish weighing 12lb 5oz. Kelty Artisan A/C kept 33 fish weighing 70lb 4oz. Catch 22 A/C kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 2oz & released a further 13.  Ferry Fly Dressers A/C kept 23 fish weighing 46lb 2oz. Tillicoultry A/C kept 33 fish weighing 72lb & released a further 13.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Snatchers, Sedge Muddler, Crunchers, Sedgehogs & Cormorants.

Best Areas: All Areas.

Report Week Ending 29.5.16

Individual Returns: Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) & Brian Thorne (Crook of Devon) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Dave & Jimmy Bain (Perth) kept 1 fish weighing 2lb & released a further 10. Sam McFarlane & Alastair Murphy (Paisley) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 8oz & released a further 35.  Andrew & Michael McPherson (Elgin) caught & released 20. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 6. David Service, Bobby Pollock & John Hamilton (Darvel) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Ian Macechern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb. Mr McRory & Grandson (Perth) kept 7 fish weighing 12lb. Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 6 fish weighing 13lb. George Rose & Brian Smart (Scone) kept 9 fish weighing 20lb.

Club Returns: Western A/C kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 12oz & released a further 72.  CIBA A/C kept 33 fish weighing 76lb & released a further 20. Aberdour A/C kept 33 fish weighing 69lb 12oz.   Heriots A/C kept 24 fish weighing 52lb 3oz. Alexanders FFC kept 55 fish weighing 125lb 8oz.  Pencaitland A/C kept  46 fish weighing 95lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Snatchers, Crunchers, Cats Whisker & Orange Blobs.

Best Areas: All areas.

 

Report Week Ending 22.5.16

Individual Returns: Brian Thorne (Glen Devon) & Alastair MacMillan (Comrie) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 12oz and released a further 2. Dave Gonsales & Jim Watson (Auchtermuchty) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb & released a further 3. Dave Bain & Willie Campbell (Perth) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb & released a further 12. Dave Brown (Stirling) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 12lb & released a further 7. Gordon Mack & Neil Planner (Perth & Glasgow) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb & released a further 3. Stuart & Bob Robertson (Lochgelly) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb. Gordon Price & Keith Findell (Milngavie) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb 5oz. Brian Hepburn & Alex Hamilton (Kelty) kept 5 fish weighing 11lb 8oz. Alan Armstrong & Neil Sharpe (Dollar) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 12oz & released a further 12. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught & released 6. Tom Langdown & George Keith (Dunfermline) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb & released a further 3. Andrew Smith (Dunfermline) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 8oz. Scott & Lewis Mitchell (Menstrie) kept 5 fish weighing 10lb 8oz.

Club Returns: Bothwell & Blantyre A/C kept 69 fish weighing 150lb 15oz & released a further 26.  Dunfermline Artisan A/C kept 30 fish weighing 66lb 6oz & released a further 8. Kelvinside Academicals A/C kept 14 fish weighing 29lb 11oz & released a further 6. Masonic Lodge kept 41 fish weighing 83lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Cats Whisker & Olive Damsel.

Best Areas: North shore from Dow burn to dam wall.

Week Ending 15.5.16

Individual Returns: Mike Hatton (Kent) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb 8oz & released a further 3. Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 20lb 8oz. Dave & jimmy Bain (Perth) kept 1 fish weighing 2lb 2oa and released a further 30. Tom Lyndsay & Hugh Menzies (Dunfermline) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb 8oz & released a further 8. Gerry & Callum Forteath (Carnoustie) kept 7 fish weighing 15lb. Biob White (Carnoustie) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 4oz. Bill Neilson & Donald Macleod (Striling) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb & released a further 12. Graham Ross & party (Kilmarnock) kept 13 fish weighing 36lb. Alan Brock jnr & Alan Brock snr (Crieff) caught & released 16. James Scobie (Blackford) caught & released 8. Kris Elliot & Sol Gibson (Stirling) kept 7 fish weighing 14lb 4oz.

Club Returns: Royal Perth Golfing A/C kept 4 fish weighing 9lb. Auchenhowie A/C kept 14 fish weighing 28lb 1oz.  Penicuik A/C kept 23 fish weighing 51lb 6oz and released a further 8.  Prinlaws A/C kept 44 fish weighing 96lb 2oz and released a further 7. Leslie & Glenrothes A/C kept 44 fish weighing 92lb 4oz & released a further 24. Thistle A/C kept 20 fish weighing 44lb 12oz & released a further 13. St Serf Ladies A/C kept 10 fish weighing 24lb & released a further 7.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Kate Maclaren, Cats Whisker, Crunchers & Ace of Spades.

Best Areas: Fish are getting caught in all areas.

Report Week Ending 8.5.16

Individual Returns: Ian MacEchern & Bob Fraser (Fort William) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb. John Masterton & Ian Kettles (Houston) kept 9 fish weighing 18lb 8oz. David Hendry & Sons (Larbert) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb 12oz. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 7lb. John Robertson & Gordon Mullen (Auchterarder) kept 5 weighing 10lb 8oz.  Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb.

Club Returns: Grizzlecats A/C kept 14 fish weighing 25lb 12oz & released a further 59. Clydesdale Bank A/C kept 52 fish weighing 111lb & released a further 36. Monifieth Trout A/C kept 30 fish weighing 64lb & released a further 10.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cats Whisker, Bloodworm, Kate Maclaren, Olive Damsel, Okay Dokay.

Best Areas: Fish are now getting caught in all areas.

Report Week Ending 1/5/16

Individual Returns: John Meek (Tullibody) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Eddie Carlaw(Edinburgh) kep 2 fish weighing 5lb. Ronnie Stewart (Alva) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz & released a further 6. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught & released 11. John Stevenson & David Fisher (St Andrews) kept 8 fish weighing 15lb 12oz.

Club Returns: Pentland Civil service kept 54 fish weighing 120lb 4oz and released a further 20.  ABC&D A/C kept 57 fish weighing 118lb 13oz. Stanley & District A/C kept 26 fish weighing 57lb 12oz and released a further 11.  Leslie & Glenrothes A/C kept 44 fish weighing 99lb 2oz & released a further 14. Thistle A/C kept 22 fish weighing 47lb 3oz & released a further 26.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Coral Dancer, Hot Head Damsel, Bloodworm ,Blobs & Ace of Spades.

Best Areas: Fish are getting caught in all areas.

Report Week Ending 24.4.16

Individual Returns: Jock Woods (Lossiemouth) & Ian MacGregor (Madderty) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 2oz and released a further 15. John Masterton & Ian Kettles (Houston) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb 2oz and released a further 10. Colin Low & Norman Mackie (Auchterarder) kept 7 fish weighing 16lb 4oz. Philip Cochia & Anthony Glasgow (Cupar) kept 10 fish weighing 23lb 8oz and released 3.  Jim Carlaw (Kinghorn) & Eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) between them kept 4 fish weighing 8lb and released a further 19. Alan Stark (Airth) kept 4 fish weighing 9lb 8oz and released a further 6. Robert Peden (Kelty) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb and released a further 8. Jim & Crawford McEwan (Newmains) between them caught & released 26.  John Meek (Tullibody) kept 4 fish weighing 8lb 8oz. Kevin Duff (Alloa) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb 8oz & released a further 3.

Club Returns: St Mungo A/C kept 27 fish weighing 65lb 3oz and released a further 26.  Phoenix A/C kept 32 fish weighing 74lb 7oz and released a further 11. Grangemouth Railway A/C kept 12 fish weighing 28lb 4oz and released 9.  Grangemouth A/C kept 26 fish weighing 65lb 4oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Orange Blobs,  Cats Whisker, Hot Head Damsel, Okay Dokay & Kate Maclaren.

Best Areas: South & North Shores from Smithscleuchs & Dow Burns to dam wall.

 

Week Ending 17.4.16

Individual Returns: Drew Carrie & Tom Gordon (Paisley) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb & released a further 17. Norman Mackie (Auchterarder) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 8oz. Ian McKenzie (Blackford) & Ian Forrest (Edinburgh) kept 8 fish weighing 21lb. Archie Millar (Perth) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb and released 1. Hamish Higgins (Perth) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb and released 5. Jim & Crawford McEwan (Newmains) caught & released between them 17. Kenny Hutchison (Alloa) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz.

Club Returns: Wellington A/C kept 12 fish weighing 28lb 14oz and released a further 4  Paisley Patterns kept 20 fish weighing 49lb 8oz and released 2. Dunfermline Railway A/C kept 28 fish weighing 69lb 2oz.  Aberdour A/C kept 35 fish weighing 82lb 13oz.  Kinross Ex Servicemens A/C kept 16 fish weighing 32lb 4oz and released a further 2.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Ace of Spades, Okay Dokay, Fritz Damsel, Cats Whisker.

Best Area: South shore from Smithscleuch burn to dam wall.

Week Ending 10/4/16

Individual Returns: Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb. Stuart & Douglas Graham (Perth) kept 3 fish weighing 6lb 14oz. Andy Dunsmore (Dunfermline) kept 3 fish weighing 7lb & released a further 3. Gordon Fairley( Tullibody) kept 5 fish weighing 13lb. Mark Paterson (Plean) caught and released 10. Darren & Colin Shepherd (Dundee) between them caught & released 22.

Club Returns: Bothwell & Blantyre A/C kept 42 fish weighing 108lb 12oz and released a further 12.  Good Companions A/C kept 22 fish weighing 54lb 14oz.  East Kilbride A/C kept 30 fish weighing 63lb and releaseda further 39.  Ferranti A/C kept 25 fish weighing 36lb 8oz.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Cormorant, Yellow Dancer, Cats Whisker, Okay Dokay & Bloodworm.

Best Areas:  Fish have now spread to most areas.

Report Week Ending 3.4.16

 

Individual Returns: Brian Hepburn & A Hamilton (Kelty) kept 10 fish weighing 27lb and released a further 3. Eddie Collins (Bannockburn) & Alan Harper (Tullibody) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb.Ian MacEchern & Jim McIntosh (Fort William) kept 8 fish weighing 17lb 14oz and released a further 6. Jimmy & George Ross (Pitlochry) kept 10 fish weighing 22lb. Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb & released a further 3. Jimmy Miller & Ronnie Turnbull ( Tillicoultry) kept 6 fish weighing 14lb and released a further 6. Colin Smith & Gordon McDougall (Aberfeldy) kept 9 fish weighing 21lb 6oz. Roy Paterson (Sauchie) kept 3 fish weighing 9lb. Hamish Fulton (Menstrie) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb. Gordon Fairley (Tullibody) kept 5 fish weighing 9lb 12oz and released a further 14. Gill Farad & Andrew Winning (Stonehouse) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb 11oz and released a further 7.

Club Returns: Bank of Scotland A/C kept 62 fish weighing 147lb.  St Peters Fly Fishers kept 40 fish weighing 87lb. Tillicoultry A/C kept 29 fish weighing 73lb 8oz and released a further 24.  Aberfeldy A/C kept 21 fish weighing 48lb.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Yellow Dancer, Olive Damsel, Humungus & Bloodworm.

Best Areas: South Shore from Smithscleuchs Burn to the dam wall.

 

Report Week Ending 27.3.16

Individual Catches: Dave Bain, Jimmy Bain & Willie Campbell (Perth) kept 12 fish weighing 31lbm- heaviest 5lb and released a further 30. Craig Mason (Falkirk) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb and released a further 12. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught and released 12.  Andrew Pitblado & George Ritchie (Cardenden) caught and released 7.  Bill Dawson (Dollar) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb 8oz and released a further 6. Raymond Pirrie (Tullibody) caught and released 14. Mark Paterson (Stirling) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 12oz and released 5. Kenny Hutchison (Alloa) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb and released 4. Robert Forshaw (Cowie) caught and released 8.

Club Returns: Bridge of Allan 76 A/C kept 47 fish weighing 113lb 8oz and released a further 65.

Favourite Fly/Lure:  Yellow Dancer, Cats Whisker, Olive Damsel, Ally McCoist & Okay Dokay.

Best Areas: From start of dogleg to dam wall on south shore.

 

Report Week Ending 20.3.16

Individual returns: Pater Haggerty & Company kept 20 fish weighing 47lb and released a further 2. Mike Johnston & Colin Nicholl (Arbroath) kept 7 f ish weighing 17lb. Bob Fraser & Ian Macechern (Glencoe) kept 10 fish weighing 24lb 12oz and released a further 6. Jim Sheehan & Peter Tong (Bridge of Allan) kept 10 fish weighing 21lb. Jim Milne & Tom Rogerson (Alloa) kept 10 fish weighing 26lb and released a further 15..Ricky O’Hare (Thornton) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb. George Bailey (Armadale) caught and released 10.

Club Returns: Cowdenbeath  & District kept 40 fish weighing 92lb 8oz and released a further 32.  Discovery A/C kept Stanley & District A/C kept 24 fish weighing 57lb 12oz.

Best fly/lure: Bloodworm, Dancers, Damsels & Ally McCoist.

Best area: South shore from Smithscleuchs & Dow burn to dam wall.

Report Week Ending 13.3.16

Individual Catches: Derek & Scott Pozzi (Glenrothes) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb and released a further 29. Mark Sturrock (Cairneyhill) & Stuart Strachan (Kilmarnock) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb and released 12. Kenny McCall & party (Clackmannan) kept 5 fish weighing 14lb. John Paisley (Cupar) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 12oz and released 10. Jim Milne & Tom Rogerson (Alloa) kept 10 fish weighing 25lb and released 20. James Barbour (Tayport) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb and released 2. Fred Peddon (Falkirk) released 15. Alastair Golding (Linlithgow) released 12. George Murphy (Linlithgow) released 12. Willie Johnson (Bannockburn) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 12oz and released 1. Bobby Paterson (St Ninians) released 9. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb and released 16. Jim Carlaw (Kinghorn) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb and released 3. Andy Hunter (Alloa) released 12. Eddie Carlaw (Edinburgh) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb and released 9. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) released 9.  Raymond Pirrie (Tullibody) released 14. Robert Westwater (Glasgow) released 6.

Favourite Fly/Lure: Dancers, Damsels, Snatchers & Bloodworm.

Best Areas:: South & North shore at Smithscleuchs & Dow burn – Smithscleuchs burn to dam wall on south shore.

Report Week Ending 6.3.16

Individual returns: Malcolm Millar & Stuart Marshall (Alloa) kept 10 fish weighing 28lb 8oz and released a further 28. Matt Mitchell (Falkirk) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb and released 2. Jim Donnelly (Tullibody) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb 12oz and released 12. Paul Freathy (Alloa) kept 5 fish weighing 12lb 8oz. Colin Smith (Aberfeldy) kept 2 fish weighing 4lb 8oz. Bobby Conlon (East Kilbride) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb and released 2. Kenny Godfrey (East Kilbride) kept 4 fish weighing 11lb. Brendan McWilliam (East Kilbride) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb and released 4. Davie Turner (East Kilbride) released 4. John Bell (Airth) kept 4 fish weighing 10lb 8oz and released 6. Henry Sommerville (Larbert) kept 4 fish weighing 11lb and released 4. Andy McReary (Glenrothes) released 12. Alastair Golding (Linlithgow) released 4.  Chris Arnit, Jim Arnit & Craig Arnit (Kirkcaldy) between them caught and released 8. Robert Westwater (Glasgow) caught and released 9. Ben McGovern (Sauchie) caught and released 6. Derek Pozzi (Glenrothes) caught and released 4. Robert Gardiner (Stenhousemuir) kept 4 weighing 9lb 12oz. Dave Moodie (Carnoustie) kept 3 fish weighing 9lb and released a further 6. Bill Ramage (Alva) kept 3 fish weighing 8lb and released 7. Stuart Gardiner (Stenhousemuir) caught and released 12. Albert McKinnes (Tullibody) caught and released 3. Bill Dawson (Dollar) kept 2 fish weighing 6lb. Steven Pass (Alva) and Stuart Hardie (Stenhousemuir) caught and released 72. Mark Paterson (Plean) kept 2 fish weighing 5lb and released 9. Danny Green (Kinneswood) rel;eased 4.

 

Best fly/lure: Humungus Ally McCoist, Hothead Damsel, Cats Whisker & Bloodworm.

 

Best area: South & North shore at Smithscleuchs & Dow burn – Smithscleuchs burn to dam wall on south shore.




 


 


 







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