Please observe the following rules of the Lakes;

General Rules

1) You must have a valid Rod License.
2) Barbless hooks only.
3) NO braided main line.
4) Ensure all nets and mats are dry.
5) NO keep nets.
6) Fish must NOT be killed or removed.
7) NO bloodworm, joker or high oil based baits.
8) NO swimming or wading.
9) NO alcohol.
10) NO drugs.
11) NO radios, fires or BBQs. (Gas cookers allowed only.)
12) NO excessive lighting.
13) Do NOT cause any act which may cause pollution of the water and do NOT cut down any vegetation.
14) You must be within 4m of any rod in the water.
15) Littering is an immediate ban.
16) Respect other anglers and country park users.
17) Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
18) Dogs must be kept on a lead around the lakes.
19) Parking in designated areas ONLY. The pole gates must be kept clear at all times.
20) Two rods max on any lake
21) Carp care kit essential.

Lake 6

1) Minimum 36” landing net.
2) Well padded (walled) unhooking mat or cradle.
3) NO braided main line.
4) 12lb breaking strain line minimum.
5) Carp care kit essential.
6) NO retention of fish. Weigh, photograph and release.
7) Do NOT stand while photographing catches.
8) Barbless hooks only.

Night Fishing

1) Maximum of 2 rods permitted
2) Please note gate locking times. Allow yourself half an hour before closing to pack up and leave.
If your vehicle is locked in, or in an emergency, ring us on 0118 940 8500. There is a £30 call out fee which will need to be paid before release.
3) You may leave your vehicle in the top car park, outside the gate. This is entirely at
your own risk.

ALL vehicles are left entirely at the owners’ risk. We accept no responsibility for theft or loss of personal items.

Any angler found not adhering to the rules above will have their membership revoked without question or refund.

Pike Fishing Lake 1 & 2 only

1) Permitted between 1st October and 15th March.
2) NO live baits.
3) Minimum 12lb breaking strain line.
4) Wire traces 18” long. Minimum 20lbs bs.
5) Forceps and long nose pliers essential.
6) Barbless hooks only.

Fishing, tickets, swim information and booking during the pandemic 2020

Seven Lakes Fishery Restricted Opening Rules

Seven Lakes Fishery Restricted Opening Rules

To ensure your safety and the safety of our staff and bailiffs, we will be following the Government guidelines. Please follow these rules and the rules of the fishery to ensure that everyone stays safe and that we stay open.

  • Social Distancing of 2m MUST be observed at all times.
  • Pre-booking for both Season ticket holders and Day tickets is essential for all anglers. No tickets will be sold on the bank.
  • No angler should travel to Seven Lakes without having confirmation of their booking to fish.
  • Season ticket holders need to give at least 24 hours’ notice of cancellation.
  • Day ticket holders should give at least 24 hours’ notice of cancellation to obtain a full refund.
  • Night fishing available for 48hrs Sun-Thu and 24hrs 7am-7am Fri-Sat.
  • Anyone not abiding by the rules will have a temporary ban from booking and returning to the lakes during the rest of the lockdown restrictions.
  • Tickets will be released weekly on a first come first served basis.
  • Maximum fishing of two rods at any time.
  • Swims will be first come first choice, no swim allocations when booking.
  • Only one angler per swim plus one child fishing or a non-fishing guest from the same household.
  • No stalking or moving swims.
  • NO CASH. Please book tickets online in advance or speak to a member of staff who will assist you in making an online payment.
  • No gatherings.
  • No sharing of equipment.
  • Wash hands regularly. Hand sanitizer will be available in the toilet. These facilities will be cleaned on a regular basis.
  • Anyone caught breaking these rules or not social distancing WILL be reported to the police and asked to leave the premises.
  • Anyone displaying symptoms of COVID-19, or who shares a household with any individual displaying symptoms, should not go fishing and should continue to follow Government Advice on isolation.

By booking your ticket you accept that you will abide by these and the fishery rules. #staysafe #stayalert #covid19