Posts Categorised: Reports

Update 14/03/2013

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Draycote has continued in great form despite the arctic weather we recently experienced. Those that did brave the cold caught exceptionally well. Mr S Smith had in excess of 20 from the bank on a floating line, amidst several snow storms! Staff member Kevin Hart also landed a hatful fishing nymphs on a floating line…. Read more »




Fishery Report week ending 10/03/2013

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Opening week report 10/03/2013   Draycote’s open week got off to a spectacular start, with the majority of anglers reporting superb sport. Fish had been stocked all over the lake pre-season and this showed as anglers caught all around the 600 acre lake.   Opening day’s weather was warmer than the Balearics, as some anglers… Read more »




Opening Day Report 05/03/2013

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Opening Day got off to a flying start here at Draycote Water as we experienced the warmest day of the year, a far cry from the same time last year !! The bank was fishable from all areas as the light wind enabled anglers to spread all around. The fish had been stocked at several… Read more »




Fishery news 26/02/2013

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Draycote Opens on Tuesday 5th March Bank Anglers: We are allowed 30 bank angler cars to drive around the reservoir road at any one time, to ensure you can take your car around the reservoir call the lodge & Book One Of The 30 Bank Anglers Car Pass For opening day all boats are booked and… Read more »




Fishery News 17/02/2013

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Draycote Opens 5th March News We will be increasing our boat fleet to 30 boats, group boat discounts will be available for 2013 call Craig at the lodge for full details. Also for 2013 Boat Loyalty scheme, get your card stamped with 8 visits when yo took out a Full or Part day boat &… Read more »




Draycote 2013 06/01/2013

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Draycote Opens on 5th March 2013 Call the lodge to book a boat If Bank Fishing call the lodge & book one of the 30 available car passes which give bank angler access to the perimeter track with their vehicle.   Looking for that special fishing holiday Join Ifor Jones on his 2013 trip to… Read more »




Draycote fishing report w/e11/11

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Draycote has again produced some excellent fish catches this week, with some good browns now starting to show. Mr R Forster caught 7 fish the best weighing 6lb. Mr I Jones had 8 fish for 29lb, and Mr B shields had 6 fish for 20lb, all on a Humungous lure using a di-5 line.Mr C… Read more »




Draycote fishing report week ending 4/11/2012

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Draycote weekly report week ending 4th November As the first snow lands in parts of Britain, and the temperature drops with it, the fishermen too have not been so keen to brave the cold weather. Those that have braved the colder weather, have had some brilliant sport, with Draycote boasting an excellent 4.3 rod average…. Read more »




Draycote fishing report week ending 28/10/2012

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2012 Closing Date 30th November Draycote relentless good form continues as yet more cracking fish are taken. Mr S Hillman recorded a tip top conditioned brown weighing in at 8lb, included in his catch was 5 other fish! Mr D Elms weighed in 8 fish for 26lb with the best weighing 4.5lb. Yet again there… Read more »




Draycote fishing report week ending 21/10/2012

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Draycote report 21st October 2012 The work to the main road from Dunchurch to Draycote Water has been completed, the road is open again. The Closing Date For Draycote 30th November Week on week for the last 3 weeks Draycote has got better and better, and this week again is no exception. The lake is… Read more »