Anglers on Lough Beltra East enjoyed good sport over the past two weeks with some fine double figure salmon reported. The May Bank Holiday weekend saw the best of the action including a fantastic 16 lbs. salmon for Jonathan Murray. Richard McDowell had two fish at 8 lbs. and 7 lbs. (one released), while Dan O’Donovan boated a ten pounder.  Other successful anglers included Maurice and Ken Livingston with a fish of 7 lbs. each and Dean Reid with a 10 lbs. salmon.

Best flies included Green Peter, Silver Wilkinson and Reverend Mother.

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