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Blyths Catching Patterns for Jubilee Lakes

Blyths Catching Patterns for Jubilee Lakes

Blyth Palmer always bucks the trend though. He had 13 trout last time he was here at the weekend and another 12 today. He had a lovely 5 pounder this morning but caught on his favourite pattern - the Fluffcat. Blyth has six favourite patterns he uses here but they aren't standard stuff. He's been kind enough to let us have a look. No emergers here - they aren't his style - but these are certainly deadly patterns. Left from top: Orange & Coral Blob; Yellow Buzzer - this has the finest silver[..]

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Jubilee Lakes Report, Saturday 30th April

Jubilee Lakes Report, Saturday 30th April

Jubilee Lakes, Saturday 30th April. Just brilliant fishing consistent on buzzers, cdc's often just subsurface and damsels expecially with a hot head bead. This is definitely the best spring fishing for years and I have to say we are loving it! Blyth Palmer from South Shields, below left took a lovely trout of 10lb 10oz on a fluffcat while Stuart Ryan from Coxhoe, below right took a 4 pounder and 4lb 4oz on a taddy. Good fishing to be had whether on the surface or deeper down on a lure. Anglers w[..]

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Open Day 11 to 2.30 this Saturday - April Fools Day!!!

Open Day this coming Saturday the 1st of April between 11-2.30. Come to visit us at Jubilee Lakes Anglers Lodge for a FREE day trying some new products from top suppliers. Get some advice from Andrew Sowerby, brand manager for Hardy, Greys & Shakespeare, Jim Williams from Vision Flyfishing, who is bringing the brand new Onki Fly Rod and Jim Fearn, one of the worlds top salmon casters from Rio. Jims going to give us a Switch casting demo around lunchtime on the day. Well worth the visit. Tr[..]

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Great Day for Trying out Rods & Flylines

Great Day for Trying out Rods & Flylines

If you were looking for a new fly rod or wanted to match a new flyline you couldn’t have picked a better day. Blue skies, hardly a breath of wind and we had a massive range of rods & lines to try out. Our thanks to all who attended the day on Saturday and for Jim Fearn & Jim Wilson from Rio & Vision at Guide Fly Fishing, image above, & Andrew Sowerby from Hardy, Greys, below. Hope to see you all again same time, same place next year & hopefully same weather![..]

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This Saturday - Andrew Sowerby from Hardy, Greys - demoing their rods & lines

This Saturday - Andrew Sowerby from Hardy, Greys - demoing their rods & lines

Andrew has been the brand manager for Hardy's for many years. The image above was taken at the weekend with Andrew (centre) with two anglers giving the Greys rods a try. He'll be bringing his expertise here this Saturday to help advise, if you want advice, on choice of rod, how to match lines and how to balance your outfit. He'll have plenty of rods available for you to try for yourself. Below, Andrew in the Ukraine fishing the Steamflex Plus which he reckons is the most adaptable river rod desi[..]

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Try out Rods & Lines from Hardy, Vision, Greys, Rio & Shakespeare at Jubilee Lakes. April 9th

Try out Rods & Lines from Hardy, Vision, Greys, Rio & Shakespeare at Jubilee Lakes. April 9th

Fly Rods & Lines from Hardy, Vision, Greys, Rio & Shakespeare will be available to try here on the water at Jubilee Lakes. Not to be missed - if you've ever bought a rod without trying it you will know why this is such an important event. Match lines to your own rod, try new rods or look for a complete new outfit. Decide for yourself or for advice Andrew Sowerby, brand manager from Hardy, Greys & Shakespeare and Jim Fearn from Rio & Vision, one of the worlds top salmon casters, w[..]

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