RIVER LEA NAVIGATION

River Lea Navigation, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, E4 8UZ The river stocks carp, roach, perch, skimmers and chub. The roach and perch, in particular, feed on red maggots. Tickets from £3.  Tel:…

RIVER KENNET

River Kennet, Lower Benyons, Reading, Berkshire. Multiple barbel and chub catches are common and can be caught using a legered hair-rigged pellet. Tickets from £30 (Reading DAA membership). Tel: 01189…

BAYFORD LAKE

Bayford Lake, Hertford, Hertfordshire, WD4 8DZ There are two lakes located 300 yards apart. In these lakes, you can hope to find carp, catfish, barbel, tench, roach and chub. Tickets…

SOUTHFIELD FISHERIES

Southfield Fisheries, Thirsk, South Yorkshire, YO7 3DA Southfield Fisheries has two lakes set in North Yorkshire farmland and offer excellent fishing. Tickets from £8.  Tel: 01765 640231. Be sure to…

MICK’S PLACE

Mick’s Place, Hatfield, South Yorkshire, DN7 6DU. There are six different lakes to choose from at Mick’s Place. There are also café facilities. Tickets from £6.  Tel: 07802 518612. Be…

CHESTER LAKES

Chester Lakes, Chester, Cheshire, CH4 9JS. Chester Lakes offers a café and a tackle shop, with three main pleasure lakes located next to each other just a short walk from…

KIVERTON HALL

Kiverton Hall, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26. The main lake is quite shallow. It pays to try your luck early but the best time is in the evening when the fish…

AIRE AND CALDER CANAL

Aire and Calder Canal, Heck, South Yorkshire Pole fishing is the main way to catch roach and perch, but you can also score using feeders. Red maggots usually do well…

THE CUNNERIES

The Cunneries, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 5RP A variety of species can be found at The Cunneries with the main emphasis on carp. You should take a good supply of maggots,…

RIVER TEES

River Tees, Yarm, Cleveland, TS15 9AN This venue gives you 5 miles of prime fishing on the river tees around the historic town of Yarm. Tickets from £97  Tel: 01642…