FISHING weighted lures was the way to go this past fortnight, here at Loch Insch Fishery, with anglers being tested to the full, with temperatures ranging from –6 to 15 deg over these past few days.
Richard Ovington from Insch, returned eight after keeping two for just under 6lbs on Buzzers, brothers B. & D. Gray from Largue also shared eight rainbows, all falling to Buzzers and D. Reid from Aberdeen returned seven, fishing a Bunny Leech .
Alan Robertson from Huntly, kept one for 4lbs and returned a further five, which fell to various flies, Sandy Linton from Aberdeen netted nine over two visits, on Diawl Bachs and a WSW and Jonathan Petrie from Aberdeen, returned four, all taken on a Blob.
Mike Cameron from Dyce returned three and was broken twice using weighted Buzzers, and Kenny Maddocks from Aberdeen, netted three, keeping two for just under 6lbs.