Open times

7.30am – 5.00pm



Tackle Shop



Open from 7.30am - 5.00pm

Email addresses - Jamie & Chris


Tackle Shop – 07365 904040

Phoenix Pool


Pleasure – Easy
Match – Moderate
No Keepnets for pleasure anglers
  • 34 Pegs (match capacity 26)
  • Stocked with Common, Mirror & Ghost Carp, Barbel & Ide
  • Carp to 8lb
  • Barbel to 2lb
  • Ide to 2lb
  • Match Record – 305lb
  • Pegs 13,17,30,34 – No island chuck

2 Islands


Pleasure – Moderate

Match – Hard

No Keepnets for pleasure anglers

  • 34 Pegs (match capacity 26)
  • All carp to 22lb with a healthy number of 8-12lb range.
  • Big shoal of Bream with one shoal of 40 bream around 3-4lb and one shoal of 12 Bream to 12lb+. Hundreds of Skimmers to 1lb.
  • A good head of Grass Carp to 12lb.
  • Green Tench to 8lb and Golden Tench to 4lb.
  • Roach to 2lb+ and Rudd and Ide to 4lb+
  • Barbel to 9lb+
  • Perch to 4lb+
  • Match record – 350lb+

Wagtail Pool


Pleasure – Moderate / Easy

Match – Moderate / Hard

No Keepnets for pleasure anglers

  • 24 Pegs (match capacity 24)
  • Match Record 265lb+
  • Common, Mirror & Ghost Carp, Ide, Tench, Roach & Rudd
  • Pole, Feeder & Pellet Waggler works well
  • Carp to 18lb+
  • Ide to 4lb

Horseshoe Pool


Pleasure – Moderate / Easy
Match – Moderate / Hard
No Keepnets for pleasure anglers
  • 22 Pegs (match capacity 15)
  • Carp to 15lb+
  • Match Record 220lb+
  • Carp, F1’s, Chub, Barbel, Grass Carp, Perch to 4 1/2lb, Roach, Ide & Rudd
  • Ide to 4lb
  • Barbel to 8lb

Captain Tom's & Nightingale


Pleasure – Easy
Match – Moderate
No Keepnets for pleasure anglers
  • 30 Pegs total (15 each)
  • Match capacity 15 each lake
  • Match record (Captain Tom’s) 190lb
  • Ideal for smaller clubs
  • Similar stocking in both lakes
  • Carp, Ide, Chub, Crucian Carp

Kingfisher Pool


Pleasure – Easy
Match – Moderate
No Keepnets for pleasure anglers
  • 16 Pegs (match capacity 12)
  • Great for float fishing!
  • Great lake to learn the basics!
  • Carp, Koi & Ghost Carp, Chub, Perch, Green Tench, Golden Tench, Roach, Rudd, Ide & Barbel
  • Carp to 15lb
  • Chubb to 3lb
  • Perch to 4lb
  • Ide to 4lb
  • Tench to 8lb
  • Roach, Rudd & Barbel to 2lb

Lapwing Lake


No Keepnets for pleasure anglers
  • 6 Bookable swims
  • 24hr tickets only, fish 1pm-1pm
  • Book swims via the online booking form
  • Mirror & Common Carp to 48lb
  • Ghost Carp 20lb+
  • Grass Carp to 18lb
  • Roach & Rudd to 2lb+
  • 1 Catfish 80lb+

Kestrel Lake



No Keepnets for pleasure anglers

  • 8 Bookable swims
  • 24hr tickets  pegs 1-8, fish 1pm-1pm
  • Book swims via the online booking form
  • Some day tickets available
  • Mirror & Common Carp to 40lb

Home Lake


Moderate / Easy

No Keepnets for pleasure anglers

  • 12 Swims with suitable Bivvy Swims.
  • Mirror & Common Carp to 34lb+
  • Ghost & Koi to 18lb+
  • Catfish to 50lb
  • Carp rods min. 2.75lb
  • No Surface fishing or Floating Baits.
  • Day ticket or 24hr, Booking required (6-10 & 12-13).
  • Cradles and 42″ Landing Nets Only.
  • Bookable session from 8.30am to 8.30 am for overnight anglers.
  • Day sessions, Pegs 1-5 Only. 7.30am – 5pm.

Float Fish Farm & Fishery

Imagine a fishery where you can catch 300lb+ in a match one day, while 24 hours later you can bank a fish up to 80lb+ from the lake next door.

Impossible? Not at Float Fish Farm, 12 lakes near Peterborough in Cambridgeshire where angling dreams and PB’s are made.

Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, you’ll be made welcome at Float Fish Farm, with its well-stocked tackle and bait shop, expert advice from friendly staff, and lakes catering for every type of stillwater angler – pleasure, match, specialist, novice or expert.

Float Fish Farm has the lot, and all for the price of a day or 24-hour ticket. Why not pay us a visit and discover for yourself why Float Fish Farm is regarded as one of the best commercial fisheries in the Country.

For more information call Float Fish Farm & Tackle Shop on 07365 90 40 40

Booking Not Required

Just Turn Up (Excluding Lapwing and Kestrel & Home Lake (6-10 & 12-13) (Some days available for specimen lakes)

Carp and Coarse Fishing in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.

Quality Carp and Coarse fishing lakes in Peterborough and all at one venue.

Float Fish Farm has 9 fishing lakes  for Day ticket and Night fishing in Peterborough inc Match fishing lakes, Small Fish lakes, Carp fishing lakes and Specimen lakes. Peterborough’s Float Fish Farm is one of the biggest and best Carp & Match fishing venues in the UK and all for the price of a day ticket or 24 hour ticket!

Contact Numbers

  • General Enquiries & Tackle Shop – 07365 90 40 40
  • (Emergency Contact Only) Chris – 07304 009434
  • (Emergency Contact Only) Jamie – 07454 145575
  • Food Van from 7.30 am – 07935 958084

General Information

Gates open at 7:30am each day and are locked at 5.30pm every night.

Day Tickets run until 5pm every day.  There is no new start fishing admission for day ticket waters after 2:00pm. All day ticket anglers need to stop fishing at 5.00pm sharp and exit by 5.30pm.

Please only contact Jamie or Chris by phone during working hours (8am-5pm) unless for emergencies.

Just turn up for all lakes except Lapwing, Kestrel & Home Lake. (Lapwing, Kestrel & Home Lake need to be booked on the website) (Very limited availability on these for turn up)

All litter and rubbish needs to be taken home with you.  Please do not leave rubbish or bag it up and then leave the bag.

Complex Map

Venue Overview

Match Fishing Information

Fishing in Peterborough? Come and have a day fishing with us, you will be glad you did!

  • Float Fish Farm Matches – Mondays – Currently no FFFarm Matches.
  • Float Fish Farm – Brian Westley’s Tuesday Open – Open match – Lakes Change weekly – (Usual Turnout – 28 to 35)
  • Tuesday Hopefulls – Open match for the more hopeful anglers- Lakes Change weekly – (Usual Turnout – 8 to 15)
  • Float Fish Farm Wednesdays – Over 50’s Match usually held on Two Islands – Wagtail – Phoenix – (Usual Turnout – 20 to 40)
  • Float Fish Farm Friday Over 50’s Open – Open to all over 50 years of age – (Usual Turnout – 20 to 30)
  • Float Fish Farm Saturdays Open Match usually held on Two Islands and one or two other lakes – (Usual Turnout – 20 to 40)
  • Float Fish Farm Sundays Open Match dependant on lake availablity.
  • Float Fish Farm Bank Holidays – Open match, over 2 or 3 lakes
  • Festivals – 2 & 3 Day festivals throughout the year. over 50’s and open festivals

Our lakes are always available for exclusive bookings for your fishing socials and charity fish ins along with Club matches.

Lake Records


Two Islands








Captain Tom’s

Carp Fishing Information

Carp Fishing in Peterborough, Come and have a day fishing with us, you will be glad you did!

  • Lapwing is the main specimen lake with Mirror Carp to 48lb, over 30 – 30 Pounder’s, and Grass Carp and Ghosties up to 20lb+. (Website bookings only)
  • Kestrel Pool is a deep ‘L’ shape lake with 13 swims all fishing to the far bank.  Carp to 41lb+. (Website bookings only)
  • Home Lake has a mix of fish including Mirror & Common Carp to 34lb, Ghost & Koi to 20lb & Grass Carp to 22lb and Catfish to 50lb. Home Lake you can turn up and pay for a Day ticket from 7.30am-5pm day ticket or 5pm-7.30am (pegs 1-5) these are also available for 24hr tickets on a first come first serve basis. 24 hour tickets are bookable online for pegs  6-10 & 12-13. (8.30am-8.30am)

Lapwing Lake, Kestrel & Home Lake; you will need to book online, this can be done using the booking system on the relevant pages.

Lake Records




Home Lake



Net Use at Float Fish Farm

Please bring your own nets to use at Float Fish Farm. For matches use your own landing and keep nets. A dip tank at the Green Building is for net dipping. If you are pleasure fishing then Landing nets only.

For more information call Float Fish Farm & Tackle Shop on 07365 90 40 40

Weekend Food Van

7:30am till late afternoon

Food van here every Day of the week during Summer Season – March to October,  Some Weekdays the food van will close early after lunchtime. From a bacon roll to a full English and everything in between.  Meals deals available to include Main Meal+Chips+Drink.  Free tea and Coffee Refill.

Great Food and Great Prices.

You can call 07935 958084 with your orders and they will get delivered to your peg. Breakfasts, lunch or anything in between.  There is a £1 peg delivery fee.

Tackle & Bait Shop

We now have our own Large and extended On-Site Bait and Tackle Shop. Open to the Public, so all are welcome whether you are fishing with us or not. All major bait brands stocked and virtually all major brands of Match and carp tackle. Shelf Life and frozen carp baits. Live Baits available. Maggots Live and dead. Castor & Worms.

Freezer baits available and from September frozen live baits for Predator fishing will be stocked.

We are rarely beaten on price!

The Tel. No. for the tackle Shop is: 07365 90 40 40.