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1 No nuts of any description, unless ground down , no live baits.

2 Rods must not be left unattended at any time , No keep nets or sacks to be used at any time sacks are not permitted on the fishery .   NO EXCEPTIONS.

3 Photographing / fish care, all carp must be photographed over a cradle. Preferably ones which hold water , Fish should not be lifted above knee height , All fish to be returned ASAP after weighing and photographing  , A large bucket of water preferably next to unhooking mat

4 NO leaders of any type or leadcore . Micro barb hooks only, no bent hooks (ie fox series 5 ).

5 Maximum stay 72h on then 48h off , maximum 2 hours away from rods i.e. home , shop , shower.

6 No swim holding , No BBQs on the grass , No Generators

7 Maximum of 3 rods to be used (please make sure you have 2 EA rod licenses).

8 ALL Catches must be reported via a (tx) message to 07907113112 , permission for publicity must be organised vie MR M RAYNER.

9 All cars must be parked in designated areas, the surrounding farmland is strictly out of bounds.

10 No litter of any description to be left anywhere on the lake (please take it home) .

11 ALL fish must be unhooked or line cut in the water. No lifting of any fish in landing net. All fish must be lifted with ether your flotation or weighing sling.

12 All members to carry essential antiseptic / clinic gel / medi carp  , and large unhooking mat and a minimum of 42in landing net to be used , a suitable recovery weigh sling , cradle , When stalking anglers must have recovery sling to hand, cradle can be collected once fish is safe and secure in sling , FISH MAY BE RETAINED IN A LANDING NET OR SLING FOR A MAXIMUM OF TEN MINUTES .           

13 No permanently fixed leads or bolt rigs and all leads must be able to break free should a fish become snagged , No Braided mainline except spod or marker rods

14 All fish to be returned immediately , Minimum of 12lb breaking strain to be used (mainline /zigs)

15 NO excessive drinking (max 4 cans) of alcohol. Loud radio, fires, guns, swimming, drugs. Dogs are allowed with permission of the Baliffs. 

16 Bait boats can be used but (please consider all other anglers).

17 All landing nets and unhooking mats to be BONE DRY before use.

18 Membership cards must be carried at all times.

19 No guests (except wives and girlfriends) , and no person to leave from the lakes between 10:30pm and 5:00am. Non-members may not be brought to the lakes without owner’s permission (M RAYNER 07907113112) due to public liability conditions ., no exceptions .

20 Membership fees are payable before 25th March each year. Members who fail to pay their subscriptions by the due date will lose their membership place as a waiting list is in operation and numbers are strictly limited.

21 All anglers must fish short of the halfway point.

22 Maggots only to be used from British summer time end 26/10/2016 to 29/03/2017.

23 If a fish becomes weeded up a life jacket and boat must be used ( life jacket must be worn ) no pulling weeded up fish. Boat and equipment must be returned to mooring.

24 All members must include waders as part of their standard equipment.

25 Only One rod on zigs at any time

26 One swim up or one swim down for socials

27 No urinating in swims

28 Pike fishing MUST be approved in advance

EMERGENCY NUMBERS : 07907113112 : MITCH  - 07860460786 JAMIE

We take great care in maintaining our fish stock to the highest possible standard. When caught our fish must receive the highest quality care along with respectful treatment during the catch / weighing and photographing process, before being released unscathed back into the water.

Persons fishing at the carp Fisheries do so at their own risk. We cannot be held responsible for any Accident and/or injury to anglers or their possessions, however caused, whilst on the premises. It is the angler's responsibility to ensure they are protected and are aware of the dangers of fishing before entering the fisheries.

Guest tickets are available but very limited these must be booked at least a week prior to fishing at a cost of £30 per 24 hours. All guests must fish adjacent swims and be accompanied both on and off the premises.

The highest possible standard of behavior will be expected from all, these are common sense rules please abide by them, anyone breaking the rules faces expulsion fees will not be refunded.

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