Good start for South Linden Fisheries’ new season

Fishing has started well at South Linden near Longhorsley after the first stocking of the new season with the fly lake producing full bag limits.

J Barnes of Guide Post is back on form having fished on two consecutive days he caught ten fish in each session.

R Holmes of Newcastle, R Stead of Blyth, R Smeg of Newcastle and S Slone of Newcastle all caught six.

The small lake is fishing well for bait fishermen with the father and son team of Dennis and Callum Melvin both taking five fish.

And John Barnes of Guide Post had six fish, his best being 10lbs from his first cast.

The fishery has a new website address at www.southlindenfisheries.co.uk and the dedicated telephone number is (01670) 788888.