Saxon enjoys great return to action

South Elmham Lakes, 07500 703389. Two more 10lb rainbows have been caught by Rob Turrell and Paul Smith, who also returned brownies of 5lb, on his first visit together with Terry Baker who caught an 8lb rainbow and 6lb brownie. Peter Saxon fished for the first time after a 23-year break and caught six brownies, the biggest of which was 6lb. Danny Drane also had a good day, with an 8lb brown and two more of 5lb each. The past few days have been more difficult due to the windy conditions.

Rocklands Mere, 07900 004953. The lake extension is now finished – just waiting for the lake to fill up with water. It is estimated that the lake should be open some time this month.

Willow Trout Fishery, 01986 785392. After the hectic first few weeks the fishing is now more interesting. It is still fishing very well with plenty of fish being caught. Fish can be seen rising throughout the day. Best flies have been buzzers, dawl bachs and gold-ribbed hares ears.

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