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Pool House Farm re-opens on Sunday, March 1

Pool House Farm Fishery at Hunts Green near Tamworth re-opens for day ticket fishing on Sunday, March 1 following its annual winter shut down to give the fish a rest and enable maintenance work to be carried out without disturbing anglers. Fishery owner Cedric Hayes is also reminding anglers that, contrary to rumors that he has sold the venue and that it has been closed to anglers, he is still the owner and the venue is still run on a day ticket basis.

Angling Trust launches fund for fishery improvements

The Angling Trust has launched a new 'Fishery Improvement Fund' with finances coming from some of the Environment Agency's proceeds from rod licence sales. Awards of up to £5,000 will be made to eligible organisations for buying equipment, making habitat improvements or for projects that get people fishing and support the aims of the National Angling 'Fishing for Life' strategy. However, applications must be in by February 17, 2015. Click here for the full story.

Pixley relaxes rules on baits and surface fishing

Herefordshire's Pixley and Redbank Pools have scrapped their bait bans and decided to allow surface fishing after a 12 month trial in which they banned luncheon meat and fishing floating baits. The venues have also decided to hold their day ticket costs at 2014 prices.

Studley AS slashes membership fees until March 2015

Studley AS, which has a couple stretches of the River Arrow, is running a special offer on membership. For the remainder of the season, full membership has been reduced to just £10.00 whilst the OAP rate has been dropped to £7.00 and the Junior rate to only £3.00. Membership runs to March 14, 2015. Day ticket fees to fish their rivers are £4.00.

Normally it would cost £20.00 a year for membership with OAPs, students and trainees charged just £12.50 and junior anglers £5.00.

2015 angling events at Kingsbury

Once again Kingsbury Water Park will be hosting a programme of angling events in 2015 including the British Carp Angling Championships, the UK Carp Cup, mid-week sessions of the Kingsbury Water Park Young Anglers Club and four night fishing sessions. For full details, please follow this link.

Bluebell's 'Dave' comes out at over 50lbs

Kev with his 53lb 4oz carpNorthamptonshire's Bluebell Lakes reinforced its position as one of the UK's top specimen fisheries when Swindon's Kev Hewitt landed one of the venue's biggest fish which tipped the scales at 53lbs 4oz.

Fishing Swan Lake, the England international had already caught a brace of forties earlier in the year but desperately wanted to catch Dave, Bluebell's biggest fish. His dream came true during a two-night session. Click here for more.

Recent additions... the largest coarse fishery in the UK...

Monk Lakes in Kent
Rated by 'Angling Times' readers as one of Britain's top three mixed coarse fisheries, Monk Lakes at Marden in Kent is believed to be the largest coarse fishery in the UK and the second largest in Europe. With seven well established lakes offering specimen carp, mixed pleasure and match fishing together with two large new specimen lakes in the final stages of development and a 2,000 metre stretch of the River Beult, it has carp to 45lbs, a total of 130 pegs specially built for disabled anglers and night fishing available on all waters. There is also a shop which sells tackle and a catering van which sells food.

Whetstone Gorse Fishery

...a four lake Leicestershire venue...

Offering four lakes on two sites less than a mile apart to the south of Leicester, Whetstone Gorse has a specimen carp lake with fish to 20lbs and a mixed carp and silver fish pool on one site and a carp lake and mixed fishery - both of which are available for matches - on the other. Unlike many fisheries these days, keepnets are allowed on the mixed fish pools and for those looking for a longer stay the fishery has its own caravan site with washing and laundry facilities - plus a lot more.

... and the pride of Pridewood Hops

Pridewood Hops FisheryPart of a working hop farm set in secluded grounds in rolling Herefordshire countryside at Ashperton near Ledbury, the three-quarters of an acre lake at Pridewood Hops offers fishing for decent sized carp to nearly 30lbs, pike, roach, tench and bream at a well kept but informal venue where anglers fish from nicely mown grass banks.

This delightful venue also offers bed and breakfast accommodation in two comfortable rooms, a double and a twin, whilst downstairs there is a walled garden and even a full sized snooker table. Children and dogs are welcome. joins Facebook - come and like us now has its own Facebook page where anglers can post photos, stories and comments on their latest angling antics. Why not share your latest catch or leave a message by following this link or clicking on the Facebook logo to the left. See you there!

Pendock Sleeping Pods
Sleeping Pods for fisheries or home

Pendock Pods (left) are ideal for fishery owners looking to provide their anglers with a cost-effective alternative to anglers' own bivvies or more expensive log cabins, whilst the company's attractively designed Hobbit Pod is idea for use as children's playhouse or retreat in gardens, campsites and pub play areas. Follow this link to find out more about Pendock Pods.

Latest updates

Willow Farm - Worcs
Redbank - Herefordshire
Blake Hall Fisheries - Staffs
Hamstall Fishery - Staffs
Kingsbury Water Park - Warks
Andy's Lake - Herefordshire
Modder Pool - West Midlands
Lakeside - Leics
Weston Lawns - Warwks
Stone End Farm - Gloucs
Anchor Meadow - River Avon
Hillview Lakes - Gloucs
Meadowlands - West Midlands Furnace Mill - Worcestershire
Woods Farm - West Midlands
Broad Acres - Worcs
Pixley Pools - Herefordshire
Fisherwick Lakes - Staffs
Angel of North - Co Durham

News bites...

After being threatened with the possibility of becoming a landfill site, Northamptonshire's Pitsford Fishery has been bought by new owners and has now reopened for business. We hope to be featuring this venue again shortly.

Staffordshire's Hamstall Pleasure Fishery has reported the sad passing away of its Bailiff Eddie. Future contact with the fishery should be made by telephoning 07976 313549.

Derbyshire's Birch House Lakes is becoming fully booked for club matches for the remainder of 2015. Clubs should also book now if they want to hold a match next year by telephoning Pat on 07796 874058 (mobile).

Worcestershire's Furnace Mill Fishery has introduced a two rod ticket for £10.00 and relaxed some of its rules on groundbait. Anglers can now use Marukyu or Old Ghost groundbait whether bought from the fishery or tackle dealers.

Cranbrook and Distruct AC

Cranbrook and District Angling Club has become the first angling club in Kent to attain the prestigious Angling Trust Clubmark Accreditation in recognition of those clubs that provide a quality and safe environment to its youth members.

CADAC Secretary Tim Wood said he was certain the Clubmark accreditation would encourage more people to take part in angling and be reassured that the club they are joining is well managed, safe and has a structured plan to develop angling at all levels.

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With over 100 featured fisheries and more in the pipeline it is no longer becoming practical simply to list them all in alphabetical order.

As a result, we have introduced this searchable map which will take you to a sub-index of fisheries in each specific region of the UK.

To find a list of fisheries listed just move your cursor over the relevant area of the UK and click to follow the link. At the bottom of each sub-index you will find a link which will bring you back to our homepage.

Below are links to over 100 day-ticket, pleasure, match and holiday coarse and game angling venues which offer fishing on over 450 different lakes, pools and stretches of river. Because anglers like to see as well as read about waters they may want to fish, the site is photo-intensive. We have tried to keep picture file sizes reasonably small without detracting from their quality.

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Links to fisheries in England, Wales and Ireland

A12 Cuton Lakes - Essex
Alcott Farm - Worcestershire
Alvechurch Fisheries - West Midlands
Anchor Meadow - Warwks Avon
Andy's Fishing Lake - Herefordshire
Angel of the North - Co. Durham
Arrow Valley Lake - West Midlands
Astwood Fishery - Worcestershire
Avington Trout Fishery - Hampshire
Baden Hall - Eccleshall, Staffs
Beaver Fishery - Surrey
Birch House Lakes - Derbyshire
Blake Hall Fisheries - Staffs
Bluebell Lakes - Northants
Blythe Waters - West Midlands
Boddington Reservoir - Northants
Boyce Holiday Park - Worcs
Brickhill Farm Fishery - Northants
Broad Acres Fishery - Worcs
Bury Hill Fisheries - Surrey
Butlers Hill - Warks/Oxon
Chester Lakes Fishery - Cheshire
Chequered Lake - Shropshire
Chorley Springs - Staffordshire
Clattercote Reservoir - Oxfordshire
Cob House Fisheries - Worcs
Coombe Pool - West Midlands
Coppice Lane Pools - Staffs
Cottington Lakes - Kent
Drayton Reservoir - Northamptonshire
Earlswood Lakes - West Midlands
Evesbatch Fisheries - Herefordshire
Fennes Fisheries - Essex
Fisherwick Lakes - Staffordshire
Four Seasons Fisheries - Lancashire
Furnace Lakes - West Sussex
Furnace Mill - Worcestershire
Ginger Hill - South Wales
Hampton Springs Fishery - Cheshire
Hamstall Pleasure Fishery - Staffs
Hawford Bridge Fishery - Worcs
Heyford Fishery - Northamptonshire
Highfields Farm - Northamptonshire
Hillview Lakes - Gloucestershire
Hopsford Hall - Warwickshire
Jersey Wood Fishery - Warwickshire
Kingfisher Lakes - Norfolk
Kingfisher Trout Lake - Hereford
Kingston Fishing Pools - Warwickshire
Kingsbury Water Park - Warwickshire
Lakeside Fishery - Leicestershire
Lanny's Lagoon - Warwickshire
Little Pit Fishery - Leicestershire
Llandyfan Fishing Park - South Wales
Lower Broadheath - Worcestershire
Meadowlands - West Midlands
Mill Farm Fishery - West Sussex
Milton Pools - Oxfordshire
Modder Pool - West Midlands
Monk Lakes - Kent
Naseby Reservoir - Northamptonshire
New Farm Fishery - Cheshire
Nine Oaks Angling Centre - Wales
Oakham Farm - Warwickshire
Oham Lakes - Lincolnshire
Packington Somers - West Midlands
Passies Ponds - West Sussex
Patshull Park - Shropshire
Peatling Pools - Leicestershire
Peatling Match Lakes - Leics
Pipehill Fisheries - Staffordshire
Pixley Pools - Herefordshire
Pool House Farm - Staffordshire
Pridewood Hops - Herefordshire
Redbank Pools - Herefordshire
The Riddings - Warwickshire
River Arrow (Studley AS) - Warwks
Rookley Country Park - Isle of Wight
Ryton Pool - West Midlands
Seven Meadows - Warwickshire Avon
Snowland Fisheries - Cornwall
Spring Rock Fishery - mid Wales
Springwood Fishery - Kent
Stockton Reservoir - Warwickshire
Stone End Farm - Gloucestershire
Stones Fishery - Kent
Stoppo's Pool - Staffordshire
Sumners Ponds - West Sussex
Temple Farm - Leicestershire
Tring Reservoirs - Hertfordshire
Twyford Farm - Worcestershire
Watersmeet - Gloucestershire
Weston Lawns - Warwickshire
Whetstone Gorse - Leicestershire
White Springs Lakes - South Wales
Wildmoor Waters - Gloucestershire
Willesley Lake - Leicestershire
Willow Farm Fishery - Worcestershire
Woodlands Fishery - Lincolnshire
Woods Farm - West Midlands

Match-only venues

Peatling Match Lakes - Leicestershire
Flight Match Lake - West Midlands

Venues which offer Trout Fishing

Avington Trout Fishery - Hampshire
Fisherwick Lakes - Staffordshire
Ginger Hill - South Wales
Kingfisher Trout Lake - Herefordshire
Nine Oaks Fishery - West Wales
Patshull Park - Shropshire

Angling holidays, breaks and accommodation
Details of British Rod-caught Record Fish

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