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Situated in around 120 acres of farmland at the foot of the Bowland Fells you will find 7 fishing of the finest fishing lakes in the North West of England, all the lakes are stocked with specimen Carp, Pike and Coarse fish. The fishery complex, situated on the Duchy of Lancaster’s wyreside estate has been lovingly and constantly improved over the past 20 years and now offers excellent facilities. There are several accomodation options for Anglers, families and couples, choose from their fantastic bed and breakfast, self catering lodges or the 4 star camping and caravanning site.

Wyreside-Map-Bait-BankTo ensure you have everything you require during your visit, you will find an onsite bar, restaurant and even a camping and tackle shop, along with an essential clean modern toilet and shower block. Day tickets are available from reception or in advance via the online booking system, book early to avoid disappointment for this popular commercial fishery complex.


24 Hour Bait Bank Service Available from Sunday 5th October 2014

Borwick Fisheries is a Gold Accredited Fishery

Borwick Fisheries is a Gold Accredited Fishery

Originally Borwick Fisheries was a single 30 acre gravel pit holding natural stocks of fish of which the Pike and Carp grew to well over 30lb and the Tench to over the magic10lb weight.

In the past 20 years the gravel pit has been lovingly improved by owners Mike & Liz Smith with his highly skilled team to provide a fishing haven. The main lake has been divided into 6 seperate lakes with an additonal 3 pools created on the edge of this fishing complex. The lakes range from 0.25 acre to 15 acres and with an intensive stocking programme over previous decades the lakes at Borwick Fishing offer the highest quality, variety & quantity of fish for Anglers of all ages and abilities. Borwick Fisheries cater for match Anglers, pleasure Anglers and specimen hunters alike. With the onsite tackle shop, cafe and restuarant they really do pull out all the stops to ensure your fishing session is comfortable, enjoyable and relaxing. Day tickets and season tickets are available from the onsite baliff, ample parking with dedicated disabled pegs are available which offers great access to the excellent fishing on offer across all these Gold level acredited waters.

Jimmys Lake – At 15 acres, this 16 peg lake offers challenging yet rewarding specimen fishing with a range of depths from 2 feet to 20 feet this gravel pit offers Carp to 40lb plus, specimen Pike over 30lb, catfish 30lb plus, Tench 10lb plus, Roach above 3 lbs, Eels to 6lb and even Grass Carp to well over 20lbs too.

Little Brooker – At 0.5 this lake offer you the chance of something special in 2 feet to 8 feet of water with excellent numbers of ghost and koi carp to over 15lb, golden tench to 5lb, as well as golden Rudd, golden orfe & crucian carp, you can catch stunning ornate fish of all shapes sizes & colours, most usual methods work and the baliffs onsite are always on hand to offer advice on the Hot Pegs of which there are 10 to choose from.

The Last Blast – 0.5 acre, 12 peg ornamental pool with same fish stocks & depth range as Little Brooker plus the added benefit of Carp & catfish into double figures too, again most methods work here and the baliffs will offer advice as to which is best method on the day.

Burn – A 12 Peg purpose built disabled access pool which is perfect for younger children & beginners too. At 0.25 acre & a maximum depth of 8ft you will never be far from the fish, of which there are dense stocks of pretty much all coarse fish species, making for an interesting days fishing and the chance of plenty of action throughout the year.

Dewhirst Deeps – For a Carp dominated water you are unlikely to find much better than this 37 Peg, 2 acre “runs” water, with fish averaging low double figures & running up to 25lb in 3-25 feet of clear water. Catches here very often run over 100lb with several hundred pounds weights taken on a regular basis. Usual methods will produce, finding that winning method will produce a bumper haul.

Gatenby – Perfect for novice Anglers who want to learn how to catch this 0.25 acre pool is packed full of hungry silverfish plus a selection of larger Carp and golden Tench stcoks as bonus fish, there are 7 lucky pegs to choose from for a great fishing session.

Griffish – This heavily stocked 4 acre lake holds heavy stocks of Carp between 2-20lb. Considered a ‘runs’ water all manner of tactics work making this an ideal water for the novice Carp Angler looking to catch their first carp, or equally for the more experienced Angler to test new methods or just get a good bend in the rod. There are excellent stocks of pike up to 24lb, good sized Roach, Rudd & Perch. Griffish fishes very well all year round as the depths range from 3 – 25ft. There are 60 Pegs to choose from on this first class water.

Harrys Hole – For the more experienced Angler looking for a ‘natural’ fishing Environment this 0.25 acre pool with dense weed & crystal clear water holds stocks of Quality Tench & Crucian Carp, some Commons & Mirror Carp, Pike along with silverfish. The fishing here can be a challenge but offers some excellent rewards to those willing to rise to the challenge. Due to the clarity, late evening, overnight & early morning are often the most productive times. There are 20 pegs available.

Fingal’s Fishpond – Borwicks purpose built Match water standing at 2 acres with 40 equally spaced pegs has produced 5 hour match weights over 170lb with pleasure catches over 250lb. Dominant species are Carp up to 12lb and the lake also holds good stocks of bream averaging 2.5lb in addition to plentyful stocks of IDE averaging 2lb. Roach, Perch & Tench are also present in reasonable numbers.

The owners at Borwick fisheries are very passionate & keen to continually improve their offering for Anglers using their facilities. By introducing the extras such as the Best Peg Takeaway and Catch-23 Restaurant, Bait Vending Service and ingenious fishing shelters new for 2014 its apparent this fishery will go from strength to strength for the foreseeable future.


Bait Bank Serviced No Longer Available

Pellets Available Onsite from Fishery Owner

wrightington fisheries wigan3 good sized waters well stocked and well maintained pegs, containing all species of fish to specimen sizes including Carp and Barbel. Match and pleasure weights regularly exceed 100lb throughout the year at this first class fishery. With beautiful far reaching views and quality fishing on offer its no surprise this fishery is popular with so many, available for club match bookings and plenty of room for pleasure sessions. Good value Day tickets are available from the office on site.

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Specimen Tench in the Lake District

Double Figure Tench Day Ticket Fishery

A true Anglers paradise, a 1 acre 12 peg day ticket water fringed with lily pads and stocked with a fantastic head of quality Tench running to over 10lb, Perch 4lb, Rudd and Pike and the true potential of this water has yet to be realised. A short walk from the car park you will find an excellent wooden walkway and comfortable platforms to fish from, take care as this water is deep at around 8ft 1-2 rod lengths out. Each peg has plenty of fish holding features and strong tackle is recommended, float fished maggot, bread, worm and corn all work well. Day tickets in advance, please contact us for more details and check out our picture gallery. Postcode LA8 9AS.


Situated in beautiful, secluded and tranquil surroundings near to the Ribble valley and forest of Bowland you will find this superb value commercial coarse fishery. Cleveley Bridge offers day ticket fishing on 7 well stocked, well managed and mature waters. You can expect to be spoilt for choice with spacious pegs containing plenty fish holding features. Specimen Carp run to 32lb and 100lb plus hauls of mixed coarse fish are a possibility. The lakes are available for matches and exclusive booking along with fantastic waterside log cabins and camping pods, through summer there is even food available which can be delivered to your peg, making this location simply idyllic for a relaxing days fishing to a luxurious fortnights holiday.

A few more waters below for you to choose from:

Carleton Hill Fishery CA4 0BJ day onsite mixed coarse 41 pegs 2 lakes
Banister House Fishery PR4 6JR Day Onsite mr Edwards 07801 353 403 Mixed coarse and carp (204 pegs 5 lakes)
Whitmore PR4 3HQ Day Onsite Carp,coarse 13 lakes, 128 pegs
Greenwood Fisheries – Kingfisher Lake and Longbank Lagoon WA4 4DZ Day Ticket mixed coarse 2 lakes
Anglezarke Reservoir PR6 9DQ, Day Contact Coarse, large bream and pike 190 acres
Banks Pond Day Contact Carp, Tench, Roach, mixed coarse Small pond
Ballgrove Lake Off ballgrove drive, Colne Day Onsite Mr Bob Pearce, 01282 863381 Carp 10lb +, Bream, Tench, Roach, Rudd, Perch 2 Acres
Bradshaw Hall Fisheries BL2 4JW Day Onsite all species specimen size 131 pegs, 14 acres across 9 lakes
Barrets Farm Fishery Day Onsite Farmhouse 01257 450484 Mixed Coarse
Beacon View Fishery back lane wigan Day Onsite Mr G Whaite, 01257 253899 carp and coarse 1.5 Acres 47 pegs
Borwickfishing – Nine Pools LA6 1JU Day Onsite Carp 38lb, tench 10lb,mixed coarse 223 Pegs 9 lakes
Bassenthwaite A66 Keswick/Cockermouth road Day Contact 01768 779633 pike perch roach brown trout restricted areas on A66
Charity Farm Fishery WN6 9PP Day Onsite Carp 20lb +, Tench 10lb, mixed coarse 80 pegs, 4 lakes
Briar Croft Fishery PR3 0UE Day Onsite Carp 25lb, Bream/Tench 7lb mixed coarse 2 lakes, 1 acre and 0.5 acre
Broughton Tower Ponds Day Contact Brian Crawford, 01229 777648 Carp, rudd perch
Cleveley Bridge PR3 1BY day onsite Carp 32lb, mixed coarse 55+ pegs, 6/7 Ponds
Claylands Caravan Site PR3 1AJ Day Onsite Carp 15lb mixed coarse 4 lakes, about 40
Copthorne Lakes – Four Lakes PR3 6BD Day Onsite Mrs Natalie Lowcock,01995 602120 or 07973 519430, Large Carp Mixed coarse 4 lakes at least 60 pegs, prob 100+
Cliviger Fishponds BB10 4AJ Day Advance Mixed coarse 2 lakes, 1.7 & 0.5 Acres
Coniston Water (Free) LA12 8DW Free trout char pike and perch 5 miles long 0.5 wide
Cuerden Valley Park Fishery PR5 6BY Day Onsite Jim LongBottom 01772 324436, Large Carp, Mixed Coarse 1 big lake?
Croft Fisheries Adlington Day Onsite Mr John King, 01257 483147 or 07710 659024, mixed coarse 3 lakes
Eller Beck Farm Fishery CA13 0SY Day Onsite Carp 16lb+, Bream 10lb + mixed coarse 2 Lakes
Fairhaven Fishery PR26 6PN Day Onsite Mr Paul Benson, 07734 413311 Mixed coarse 1 large lake
Farrington Lodges PR26 6RA 01772 421884 Mixed coarse 3 lakes
Fir Tree Farm Fishery – Four Lakes WN6 9JB Day Contact Derek Taylor 01257 252607 mixed coarse 4 lakes
German Lane PR7 5NE Day Onsite Gerry 01257 265892 carp, mixed coarse 2 lakes
Gingham Fisheries BL6 6PJ Day Onsite Mixed Coarse 2 lakes, over 70 pegs
Greenhalgh Lodge PR4 3HL,01253 836658 mixed coarse 1 lake 3 acre , 38 pegs
Green Lane Ponds (mescar fisheries) L31 4HT Day Onsite mixed coarse 3 lakes, 131 pegs
Grasmere L22 9SN Online Contact Pike 30lb, roach 2lb Perch 3lb large mere approx 200 acres
Highfield Fisheries FY6 9DG Day Onsite Carp mixed coarse 3 lakes 102 pegs
Hudsons Farm PR3 0UH Day Onsite Specimen Carp mixed coarse 3 lakes, 39 pegs
Great Birch Wood Ponds PR4 1TE  01772 633162
Hambleton Fisheries FY6 9EL Day Onsite, 01253 700818 mixed coarse 6 lakes, 50 plus pegs
Heskin Old Hall Farm Fishery PR7 5PR Day Onsite carp and coarse 3 ponds, approx 50 pegs
Larkhill Park Lake L13 9AJ Free if registered carp and coarse 1 lake
Lake Windermere LA22 0EN Free on Bank Pike, roach, perch, chub, carp and catfish rumoured 1 lake, 3640 acres
Lancaster House Farm Fishery PR7 5LE Day Onsite Mr H Heaton, 01257 791312 Tench 8lb+, Mixed coarse 1 water
Longtown West Pond Chris Bowman 01228 674519, 0771 416 8939 Massive Bream 14lb 20 acre
Lower Foulridge Reservoir BB8 7LJ Day Onsite “01282 863381,01282 863381,Mr Bob Pearce,
01282 863381 or 07761376012 Bream carp tench mixed coarse 50 acres, 100+ pegs
Mescar Lake (fisheries) Day Onsite see greens lane ponds above mixed coarse 2 ponds
Myre Fold Fisheries, Day Contact Mr Stan Alderson, 01254 813437
Near Moss Farm Fisheries LA2 0ER Day Onsite, Mr Peter Sutcliffe, 01253 790504
Oakbank Lakes – Three Lakes CA6 5NA Day Contact Mr Sid Bolter, 01228 791108 carp 26lb, mixed coarse 3-6 lakes, 25 acres
Pendle View Fisheries BB7 9DH Day Onsite Carp mixed coarse 2 coarse, 1 trout lake, 32+ pegs
Newsham Park Lake L6 7UR Free if registered Carp 25lb, Tench 7lb, mixed coarse 2 lakes,
Ratherheath Tarn LA8 Ratherheath Lane Day Contact Carp mixed coarse 1 lake 5 acres
Redwell Fishery LA6 1BQ Day Onsite Carp to 30lb, mixed coarse 4 lakes, 5 acres,
Platts Lane Lake Day Onsite Mr Ian Wright, 01515 490600 mixed coarse
The Rising Fishery BB12 9BX Day Onsite Contact mixed coarse 3 lakes 46 pegs
The Villa Fishery LA6 1JZ Day Onsite mixed coarse 4 lakes
Tewitfields Mixed Coarse Fishery LA6 1JH Day Onsite Contact: 01524 730331, Carp 20lb +, Tench 10lb, mixed coarse 10 acre lake
Whins Pond CA11 8SR Day Contact Mrs Eileen Siddle, 01768 862671 Carp & coarse 1 Lake
Walton Hall Park L9 1HL Free if registered carp, coarse 1 lake
Wyreside Lakes Fishery LA2 9DG Day Contact coarse and Pike 7 lakes, 111 pegs
Wyreside Fishery PR3 0TD Day Contact Contact: 01995 679695 Carp & Catfish 1 Lake 4.5 acres
Woodfold Farm Fisheries PR3 2ES Annual contact Mixed coarse 6 lakes, 6 acres
Arrow Park Lake CH49 5LW Day Contact 0151 606 2004 Mixed coarse 1 lake
Betley Mere Fishery crewe Farmhouse 01270 820229 mixed coarse and pike 1 lake
Astbury Water Park staffs Annual contact mixed coarse
Blackleach Reservoir farnworth and district anglers
Bowden Hall Lake disley annual
Border Fishery – Six Lakes baymaltonangling 6 lakes
Brereton Heath Nature Reserve CW12 4SU Day Onsite carp 30lb+, coarse 15 acre lake
Brownlee’s Pool WA5 9QE Annual contact mixed coarse 20 pegs
Brookside Fishery – Six Lakes WA4 4DT Day Onsite carp, mixed coarse around 100
Brookside Coarse Fishery 2 lakes CW3 9AY Day Onsite Mrs Barratt, 01270 820528 carp and coarse 2 lakes
Calderstones Park Lake L18 3JD Free if registered big carp, tench, mixed coarse 1 lake
Carr Mill Dam WA11 7LX Contact Bream carp tench mixed coarse 55 acres 160 pegs
Capesthorne Hall – Main, Garden and Top Pools and Stock Pond Annual contact’uk
Chequered Lake Fishery SY13 4EH Day Contact mixed coarse 1 lake
Central Park Lake ? Day Contact Mr Malcolm Gillies, 0151 6453396 mixed coarse 1 lake
Chorlton Water Park M21 7WH Day Onsite Mr Andy Martin, 01618 815639 mixed coarse 1 lake
Church Garden Coarse Fishery BL2 3ET Day Onsite Carp & coarse 1 lake
Dixon Green Reservoir farnworth and district anglers
Dig Pit st helens angling
Fields Farm Fisheries CW11 4TE day onsite carp & coarse 5 lakes, 139 pegs
Elton Reservoir BL8 2BR Day Onsite Carp, Bream coarse & Pike 1 lake 56 acre
Flushing Meadows Fishery CW8 2RF day onsite 01606 851 036 Carp & coarse 5 lakes
Gorsty Hall – 2 Lakes CW2 5PU day onsite Carp & coarse 2 lakes, 52+ pegs
Gawsworth Fisheries SK11 9RQ day onsite 6 lakes, 8+ acres
Hampton Springs Fishery SY14 8AD Day Onsite Carp & coarse over 14 acres, 186+ pegs
Greenbank Park Lake L3 8JR Free if registered mixed coarse 1 lake
Heaton Park M25 2SW Day Onsite Carp & coarse 1 large lake
Hollingworth Country Park Lake M1 1HW Day Onsite Mrs Duggal, 01706 373421 mixed coarse 130 acre lake
Home Farm ST7 2UD Day Contact mixed coarse, carp and catfish 3 lake 1 canal, 65+ pegs
Lymm Dam WA13 9NJ Day Onsite big carp, tench,bream mixed coarse & Pike 42 acre lake
Lloyds Meadows Fishery CH3 8BD day onsite Mr John Fellows, 01928 740710 mixed coarse 4 lakes
Meadow View Fisheries WA13 9BA day onsite mixed coarse and carp 3 lakes, 95 pegs
Partridge Lakes Fishery WA3 4AQ Day Onsite carp & mixed coarse 282+ pegs, 14 waters
Pennington Flash WN7 3PA day onsite Mr Terry Roberts 07777 618695 big bream, pike and mixed coarse 173 acre lake
Pilsworth Coarse Fishery OL10 2RE day onsite big carp, bream and coarse 7 lakes, 97 pegs
Princes Park Lane L8 3TD Free if registered Tench, carp mixed coarse 1 lake
Queensmere Lodge M27 8QE Day Contact mixed coarse 1 lake
Reddish Vale SK5 7HE  ?Day onsite mixed coarse 1 lake
Royal George Dam ? Annual contact ? 1 lake
Roman Lakes SK6 7HB Day Onsite mixed coarse 10 acres lake and canal
Sainsbury Pond ? day onsite mixed coarse 1 pond
Springpool Fishery – Two Lakes WA4 4PW day onsite carp and coarse 2 ponds
Sefton Park Lake L17 4JH Free if registered carp,pike, coarse 1 lake
Stanley Park Lake L4 5RQ Free if registered carp, coarse 1 lake
Tarvin Sands –Four Pools CH3 8NR day onsite coarse 5 lakes, 100+ pegs
Teggs Nose Reservoir SK11 0AP Day Contact bream, carp coarse 7 acre lake
Sykes Reservoir –Lake 3  day onsite Mr Tony Davies, 01614 775637 mixed coarse 1 lake
Tanners Mill Dam – diggle anglers
Tetton Lake Day Ticket Contact
The Manns – diggle anglers
Villa Farm Fishing Mr Chris Weaver, 01948 663016 mixed coarse 1 lake?
Valehouse Reservoir members? diggle anglers
Walgherton Waters CW5 7LG day contact mixed coarse 1 lake
Watergrove Reservoir baymaltonangling
Whitegate Pool ST19 9QT day onsite mixed coarse 1 lake
Wrightington fisheries WN6 9SA day onsite paul dodd 01257451352 mixed coarse 3 lakes 110 pegs
Four seasons fisheries FY3 0AY day onsite 01253 894357 carp coarse 3 lakes 60pegs

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