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Angling throughout East Midlands and East Anglia.

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For fishermen who are interested in quietly sitting on the bank of a small pool, standing waist high in waders in a swift-flowing river, or fighting to land a large fish out at sea, this page is intended to list all the fishing venues in the area.

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Cambridgeshire Angling

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Little Downham, near Ely
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3 coarse fishing lakes containing carp, tench, barbel, chub, bream, roach, perch and gudgeon.

Snake lake is a purpose built 28 peg 13m wide match lake heavily stocked with carp. Trevs lake is a 36peg big oval lake with a large island well stocked with carp to double figure weights also lots of tench, barbel, bream, specimen perch and chub. Tosh's lake is a 12 peg lake stocked with large carp and bream. Tosh's lake are primarily for pleasure angling but can be booked for matches.

Day tickets are available on site. The site has full flushing W.C. and a large secure car park.
Tel: Marcus Bailey 07971 574375
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Welney Angling Club

"Shanedeh" Bedford Bank, West Welney, Wisbech, Cambs, PE14 9RJ
Tel: 01354 638638    Email:

These rivers are mostly dead straight with hardly any flow, they contain pike to 27lbs, some zander, lots of roach, perch, rudd & the odd carp, margin fishing is good with red-worm or sweetcorn. Normal water rules apply (No live baiting or bloodworm, 2 rods only, no litter). Day tickets on bank. Night fishing is allowed.

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New Lake

Barway, near Ely, Cambridgeshire

5 acre lake with two islands, and landscaped surround. Members log hut, 2 toilets secure parking. Catfish to over 47lbs Carp to around 20lbs, specimen fish in nearly all species. This water is suitable for disabled anglers.

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Lawn Farm Fishery

Elsworth, Cambridge, CB3 8JX
Tel: 01954 719260     E-mail:

Welcome to Lawn Farm Fishery. The Fishery was opened in 1999 and is well stocked with coarse fish. We are situated on the access road to Elsworth by the A428.

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Derbyshire Angling

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Moorwood Moor Lane, Wessington, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 6DU
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Crich Lane Farm is a 17th Century farmhouse set in 30 acres of countryside with easy access to Chatsworth House, Alton Towers and Gulliver's Travels. ALL of our new rooms come with underfloor heating (individual thermostats), Flatscreen televisions and rustic Indigo furniture designed for the utmost in comfort and style. One of our luxury rooms is a suite with king-size bed and seating area, and the luxury family suite boasts a king-size bed with 2 seating areas. Crich Lane Farm also provides camping facilities with electric hook-up for CL members only, some hardstanding. On site fishing at £5.00 per rod, per day, open to the general public making Crich Lane Farm the all round perfect base for a relaxing break.
Tel: 01773 835186 or 07855 510187
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Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 8HZ
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Beehive Farm Woodland Lakes in the heart of the National Forest has spacious camping and caravanning pitches, with a selection of full hardstandings, hardstanding (onto grass), grass with electric hook-up or grass without, plus an Adult Only area. Excellent Kids play area within the petting farm which can be used for just a small entrance fee. Three well-stocked lakes for an excellent day's fishing at Beehive Farm, ideal for a quiet day alone or club competitions. The Horseshoe, Botany Bay and new Jubilee Lakes are popular with local fisherman. Fishing is permit only and several club competitions and open matches take place during the year. Beehive Farm is also ideal for those wishing to visit Drayton Manor and Alton Towers.
Tel: 01283 763981
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Manor Floods

Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Tel: 07966 871623      E-mail:

A large round pond with plenty of fechers shallow but full of fish. Pike to 13lb, carp to 26lb, bream to 13lb, tench to 7lb, roach to 3lb, Perch, Chub, Gudgeon, Crucian Carp.

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Coopers Arms Pond

Weston on Trent, Derby, Derbyshire
Tel: 01332 665574     Mobile: 07976 982081 

1.5 acre lake with small island situated in one of the nicest areas of Derby. Bream 4lb, carp 25lb, tench 6lb,+ roach, rudd, perch, gudgeon & occasional orfe.

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Allestree Lake

Allestree Park, Duffield Road, Allestree, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 2EU
Tel: 01332 367800    E-mail:

A decent sized lake of about 7 acres. Set in a wonderful country park and situated next to an 18 hole golf course. Lots of carp ranging from 5 to high 20's. Many jack pike of around 6 - 7 lb. Could contain large pike up to 30 lb. Large bream and tench can be had when they are located.

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Butterly Reservoir

Butterly Hill, Ripley, Derbyshire
Tel: 01773 745837    E-mail: 

Large reservoir with a bridge separating the pond in to two sections, Ripley and Swansick sides. Pike to 40lb , carp , bream , perch , tench. Day tickets available. Night fishing possible. Suitable for disabled anglers.

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Staunton Harold Reservoir

Calke Road, Melbourne, Derbyshire
Tel: 01332 703202    Fax: 01332 694311 

This 209 acre reservoir provides footpaths and nature walks which link to Calke Abbey. A new visitors centre includes an information room with exhibits and 3-D models. Open April to Oct, 7am to dusk, Nov to Mar 9am to 4pm. Small car park charge.

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Derbyshire Trout Fishery @ Carsington Water

Carsington Water Visitor's Centre, Carsington, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1ST
Tel: 01629 540478

Carsington Water is a predominantly brown trout fly only fishery with 11,000 brown trout and 1,000 rainbows being introduced each season. The water is 741 acres and set in typical Derbyshire rolling hills.

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Barlow Trout & Coarse Fishery

Mill Farm, Crow Hole Barlow, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 7TJ
Tel: 0114 289 0543 / 0114 352525   E-mail:

On the edge of the Derbyshire Peak District, Barlow Trout and Coarse Fishery is set in 50 acres of beautiful, secluded valley. Comprising of holiday cottages, a camping club site, four trout lakes, four coarse lakes and a fresh water brook, the fishery is situated only four miles from Chesterfield and ten miles from Sheffield City Centre. The fishery can be reached in around 15-20 minutes from junction 29 of the M1 motorway, Day tickets are available for fly fishing, from £6 per day, and coarse angling from £4 daily. Facilities include ample car parking, a log-cabin snack bar, toilets and rod hire. Fly fishing tuition is bookable by appointment and general advice is always freely available. Disabled anglers will find concrete pegs and flat and easy access to the coarse lakes. The lakes are open all year from dawn to dusk.

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Holymoorside Dam

Holymoorside, Nr Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Tel: 01246 559 480  (Chesterfield Angling Centre)    

1 acre mill pond with room for approx 25 anglers. quiet picturesque setting. Tench to 5lbs, roach to 1lb, carp to 15lbs, perch to 1lb, chub to 3lbs, rudd to 12oz, bream to 5lbs and gudgeon. This water is open all year. Night fishing is possible on this water. This water is suitable for disabled anglers.

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Carsington Water

nr Clay Cross     Tel: 01629 540696    

200 acre reservoir owned by Severn Trent Water set in woodland and upland pastures. Clear water. No wading. Rainbows and Browns stocked every autumn to allow fish to mature and grow.

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Press Manor Trout, Carp and Coarse Lake Complex

Wingerworth, nr Chesterfield, S45 0LQ
Tel: 07976 306073     Email:

The Fishery has 3 lakes; A 5 acre trout lake, a 3 acre Carp Lake and 3 acre Coarse lake. In beautiful surroundings set on the edge of the Peak District National Park. This water is suitable for disabled anglers. Rainbow, Brown, Tiger and Brook stocked weekly with fish averaging 1.5lbs. Fishery record 10lb 8oz Rainbow, 5lb 8oz Brown, 5lb Brook and 1lb 4oz tiger.

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Leicestershire Angling

Ashby Magna, LeicestershireCamping from £10.00 per night
Touring from £15.00 per night (all inclusive)
10 Pitches
Welcome to Holly Farm Caravan Park and Fishery situated close to Ashby Magna, a small village where you will find plenty of public houses and places to eat. Set in a tranquil location, you can relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings from your tent or touring van, or enjoy fishing in Moby lake with 17 pegs! filled with a variety of species for you to catch. Motorhomes and RVs welcome. Night fishermen are also welcome.

For the remainder of December 2017, through January and February 2018, we are offering a special discounted price on our campsite fees of £13.00 per night all inclusive. Night fishing on Moby lake for £10.00 a night, £15.00 for 24hours throughout January and February. Moby lake is a lovely original established lake stocked with 18 different species of fish.

Disabled FacilitiesFacilities for PetsWiFi Facilities
Showers Available? Washing up Available? Games Room Available? Disabled Facilities Available? Toilets Available?
Laundry Available? Children's Play Area Available? Are Pets Welcome? Gas Refills Available? Shop  Available?
Outdoor Pool Available? Internet Access Available? Electric Hook-up Available? Bar Available? Indoor Pool Available?
Are Barbecues Allowed? Chemical Disposal Available? Cafe or Restaurant Available? Beach Available? Opening Times
Tel: 01455 202391 or 07496 805375
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Friezeland Pools

Friezeland Farm, Wellsbrough Road, Market Bosworth, Nr Nuneaton, Warwickshire, Cv13 6PD
Tel: 01455 290796 / 01455 291912

Fish for carp, roach, and bream (mostly skimmers).

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Lakeside Fishery

Wolvey Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire
Tel: 01455 633016     

A 6 acre lake stocked with roach, bream, tench, chub, common and mirror carp.

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Eyebrook Trout Fishery

Tel: 01536 770264

Stream fed reservoir of 400 acres, stocked weekly with Rainbow and Brown Trout.

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Lakeside Sporting Fishery

Tel: 01509 881714

Two purpose dug stream fed lakes of 4 and 2 acres, stocked weekly with Rainbow Trout.

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Thornton Reservoir

Tel: 01530 230807

75 acre clear water reservoir, stocked three times a week with Rainbow Trout.

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Lincolnshire Angling

The Old Brick Pits

Mill lane, Sturton By Stow
Tel: 07985 229439

A one acre well stocked day ticket coarse fishery located about 10 minutes drive from Lincoln. Stocked with carp, tench, bream, chub, ide, crucians, perch, roach, rudd and gudgeon. Set in peaceful surroundings 1 mile from the village of Sturton by Stow. Open all year round. For information/opening hours/rules/directions/match bookings etc. please call Julian on 07985 229439 anytime.

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Revesby Reservoir

Estate Office, Revesby, Nr Boston, Lincs, PE22 7NB
Tel: 01507 568395
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Revesby Estate (7 miles from Horncastle) owns two traditional lakes set in established woodland. The lakes have ample car parking and toilet facilities. The smaller lake (The Wong) is strictly for carp members only. The larger lake (Reservoir) permits course and predatory fishing (Bream, Roach, Perch, Pike) on day tickets, but carp are reserved for members only. Due to the age and size of the Reservoir the catches go up to very impressive sizes.

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Rossways Water

189 London Rd, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21 7HG
Tel: 01205 361643

The specimen lake holds carp to 30lb, bream 11lb, tench 8lb plus quality roach, rudd and perch. The smaller pool is a heavily stocked pleasure pool with lots of carp to 7lb, plus a few small tench. Boilies, luncheon meat and sweetcorn are best in the specimen pool. In the pleasure pool, all methods and baits score. Restrictions:- Barbless hooks only.

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Woodlands Fishery

Ashby Road, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, PE23 5DW
Tel: 01790 754252

There are three lakes set in a natural valley surrounded by trees with an abundance of wildlife, such as kingfishers, ducks, water voles and a large variety of birds. Features: A Shop with all the essential tackle and baits; a selection of hot and cold snacks; hot and cold drinks; sweets and ice-creams. For the Disabled - special fishing pegs and facilities.

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Toft Newton Trout Fishery

Toft Newton Reservoir, Toft Next Newton, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 3NE
Tel: Fishery manager ~ Jason Foster on 01673 878453 or 07806 400 878
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A manmade 40 acre reservoir offering quality fly fishing 7 days a week from 7AM to dark. Stocked twice weekly with mainly Rainbows from 1.25Ib up to 10Ib+. Boat & bank fishing available. Open 6 days a week from 7am to dark ~ CLOSED Monday's (excluding BANK HOLIDAYS) Disabled access & facilities including a WHEELYBOAT for hire, toilets, refreshments, fly casting tuition, tackle hire, boat hire, fishing tackle shop, match bookings, ample parking. Smoked and fresh trout availability.

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Toad Hall Trout Fishery

Beck Cottage, Scremby Rd, Candlesby, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, PE23 5RU
Tel: 01754 890317

We are a still water fishery located near Skegness in Lincolnshire. Founded in 1994 Toad Hall has become a premier water. Our fish are sourced locally to provide the best trout fishing available. Many fish in the lakes are over wintered and provide that "Natural Fish" challenge. Stocking takes place fortnightly and this offers quality fish on a long term basis. Our 2.5 acre water is traditional trout water, providing brown and rainbow species.

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Thorpe-le-Vale Trout Fishery

Thorpe-le-Vale, Ludford, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 6AR
Tel: 01472 398978

Lake totalling 5 acres, this trout fishery contains both rainbow and brown trout. Fishing is by fly only, with segregated lure fishing.

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Norfolk Angling

Wroxham and District Angling Club

31 The Paddocks, Norwich, Norfolk, NR6 7HF
Tel: 01603 401062    Mobile: 07885 244262

We offer to Members Boat Hire in Wroxham to fish the River Bure and Wroxham Broad.
Two Miles of River access on the River Yare at ,River Barn, Postwick. Stillwaters at Rackheath, Great Melton and Mill Farm Morningthorp, Tasburgh.

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Barford Lakes

Chapel Street, Barford, Norwich, Norfolk
Tel: 01603 759624    E-mail:

2 acre Pleasure lake in quiet countryside with 1/2 acre (15 peg) match lake and also 1 1/2 acre (32 Peg) match lake (both match lakes fishable on day ticket on a Friday and some weekends) 3 other match lakes available off site.

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Bure Valley Fishery: Poplar Lake

Aylsham, Norfolk
Tel: 01223 235372

Spring fed lake, natural banks, well made swims, rich wildlife and peaceful setting.

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Northamptonshire Angling

Naseby Reservoir

Off A5199, Naseby, NN6 6DP
Tel: 07889 532563

85-acre reservoir with carp to 20lbs, catfish to 35lbs, perch to 3lbs, pike, roach, rudd and tench.

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Rushton Lake

Off Glendon Road, Rushton, NN14 6TU
Tel: 01536 712190

40-peg lake stocked with bream, carp, gudgeon, perch, roach and rudd.

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Gayton Wood Farm, Gayton, NN7 3HG
Tel: 01604 858210

2 lakes stocked with carp, roach, tench, perch. Night fishing possible.

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Grendon Lakes

Main Road, Grendon, NN7 1JW
Tel: 01933 665303

8 lakes stocked with bream, carp to 30lbs, perch, pike, roach, tench, trout and rainbow trout.

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Ecton Lakes Fishery

Ecton Lakes, Ecton, NN6 0QE
Tel: 07791 967884

Bream, carp over 30lbs, perch, pike, roach and tench.

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Canons Ashby Lakes

Canons Ashby Lakes, Canons Ashby, NN11 3SD
Tel: 01327 301749

Carp, barbel, perch, gudgeon, bream, roach, rudd and tench.

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Gayton Wood Farm Fishing

Gayton Wood Farm, Gayton, NN7 3HN
Tel: 01604 858210

Fishing allowed from June to March for carp, perch, roach and tench.

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Nell Bridge Coarse Fishery

Nell Bridge Farm, Aynho, OX17 3AU
Tel: 01295 811227

3-lake fishery and a section of River Cherwell to fish.

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Elinor Trout Fishery

Lowick Lane, Aldwincle, NN14 3EE
Tel: 01832 720786

50 acre trout fishery.

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Eyebrook Trout Fishery

Eyebrook Reservoir, Great Easton Road, Caldecott, LE16 8RP
Tel: 01536 770264

A 400-acre  trout fishery, with boat hire available.

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Grendon Lakes

Main Road, Grendon, NN7 1JW
Tel: 01933 665303

8 lakes stocked with bream, carp to 30lbs, perch, pike, roach, tench, trout and rainbow trout.

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Nottinghamshire Angling

Sherwood Forest Farm Park Fishery

173 Sherwood St, Warsop, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG20 0HG
Tel: 01623 842617     Web:

Holmedale:- carp and roach. Cavendish:- roach to 1lb, bream to 3lb 8oz, rudd, perch and odd carp. Sherwood:- tench to 5lb, roach, skimmers, rudd, perch and carp. Pleasure nets to 30lb are common. Depths reach six feet. Corn, maggot, meat and caster score on pole or waggler. When all else fails, try a light feeder rig with either maggot or caster. Restrictions:- No bloodworm, joker, high protein pastes, boilies, peanuts and beans. Ground bait in moderation. Keepnets on Sherwood only.

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Wendy Gibson

47 Thorn Drive, Daisy Farm Estate, Newthorpe Common, Nottinghamshire, NG16 2BH
Tel: 01773 761645     E-mail:     

Fly tying group classes anywhere in the country by arrangement, night school classes in Nottinghamshire/ Derbyshire areas. Or if you require a fly dresser for your club, show or guild, please contact Wendy via the contact information above.

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Suffolk Angling

Creeting Lakes

Braziers Hall, Creeting St Peter, Stowmarket, IP14 5BW
Tel: 01449 612364      Web:

Common, ghost & mirror carp, rudd, roach, tench & bream. 3 Lakes open all year, dawn - dusk, wc onsite plus day tickets.

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The Lark Angling & Preservation Society

Tel: 01638 510995     Web:

The Lark Angling & Preservation Society has both fly fishing and coarse fishing on the River Lark at Mildenhall.

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Weybread Fishery

Weybread, Harleston, Suffolk
Tel: 01379 588141
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Carp, Pike, Tench, Roach, Perch and Bream.

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