Open times

7.30am – 5.00pm



Tackle Shop



Open from 7.30am - 5.00pm

Email addresses - Jamie & Chris


Tackle Shop – 07365 904040

Captain Tom’s & Nightingale

30 swims (15 each lake) – 1 Rod/Pole only in the water at a time.

General Information

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

Strip width 16 to 18 metres. Depth in middle around 7-8 feet. Far margin and near margin.


  • Day ticket £9.00 adult (16 to 64)
  • Day Ticket £7.00 Concession (Adults 65 and Juniors 15 and Under)

Captain Tom’s & Nightingale Match & General Rules

  • No Floating Baits allowed or surface fishing

  • Ground Bait may be used in feeders and mixed with pellets.  No balling in groundbait by hand – Pellets loose or pinched acceptable.
  • 1 rod at a time only on all Match/Pleasure lakes

  • All landing nets, slings and cradles must be dipped before you start fishing, even if you fished the day before re-dipping is a MUST. No Exceptions.

  • No bite alarms allowed

  • No boilies bigger than 10mm

  • Barbless Hooks Only Max size 10, hook checks will be carried out anyone having a barbed hook will be asked to leave.

  • No Tiger Nuts

  • No Keep nets Allowed whilst pleasure fishing unless organised with onsite management as a match.

  • Unhooking Mats must be used when handling fish unless match fishing style where unhooking in a landing net is allowed.

  • Make sure Pictures are taken quickly-Anglers must kneel whilst holding the fish over an unhooking mat or cradle, unless in a net on the anglers lap.
  • Children under 16 must be supervised by 18+Adult

  • Please take all cans, bottles and litter home.