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Islanderry Trout Still Biting Despite Heavy Rain
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DESPITE the recent heavy rain and winds there are still good quanties of trout being caught on both lakes at Islandderry Fishery, Dromore.

Robert Dale, Banbridge tried his hand at fishing a bite indicator on the main lake for the first time with a orange blob to release a nice total of 21 trout, all from the jetty.

Sean Gibson, Belfast, was also fishing from the jetty to release 9 trout, 4 of which weighed over 5lb. Sean was fishing a Washing Line method using Buzzers, Nymphs and Dries.  The big trout are still on the move with Rodney Dale releasing a nice 8lbs fish, and Ben Taylor, Hillsborough,s released a 12lb 7oz trout. Les Scott, Dungannon, released a 10lbs 2oz trout.

The Hollow Springs Lake is also fishing well with Keith Whitmarsh, Lurgan releasing 10 trout fishing a mixture of buzzers and lures.  The next competitions on the lakes are on Saturday 29th October with the Winter League starting on the main lake with an overall prize fund of £800, which includes a £400 cash first prize and a Under-16 junior Halloween competition on the Hollow Springs Lake.

For more information or to book a place in any of the competitions contact the fishery on 07859 074424 or www.islandderryfisheryandtackle.co.uk