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Orchard Lake - Young Josh Smashes Orchard Cat Record!


Young Josh Bodie from Oxted, Kent  had a great catch of carp and cats in August including this beast of 84lb which is the new lake record Wels! Josh is no stranger to big fish as he landed a 42lb common from Birch Lake last year. We still have some October 2018 dates left on Orchard and carp- ....more

Poplars Lake - August 2018 Cancellation Week Available for a Great Price!


 We have had a late cancellation on Poplars Lake for w/c 25/8/18 to 1/9/18. As the deposit has been paid and it is short notice we are offering this week with lake and lakeside mobile home exclusive for HALF PRICE i.e. just £300. Contact us quickly if you are interested in booking this ....more

La Verrerie - Cancellation for 28th July 2018 in Farmhouse


Farmhouse which sleeps up to 10 people along with exclusive use of a lake and Pool now available for this weekend at a heavily discounted price of £650!.  ....more

Eagle Lake & Peters Pool - Shelly is the Cat Whisperer!


Regular visitor to the complex, Shelly Withers from Epsom, Surrey, decided to target the large catfish on her visit to Eagle Lake in July. A prolific catcher of big fish, Shelly fished with Mainline Cell boilies over House Pellet and really got amongst the fish. She banked Wels of 84lb which was a ....more

Eagle Lake & Peters Pool - Tom banks two great new personal bests!


  Regular Tom Atherton from Wigan has caught two stunning new personal bests from Eagle Lake.   Amonst other fish Tom caught the great-looking carp known as Shoulders at 42lb 5oz - its first capture for over 12 months - along with a huge Wels' of 86lbs. A delighted Tom, suffice to say, ....more

Saint Amand Leisure - Exciting new film is landing shortly


A big thanks to John and matt who did our film for us several years ago and agreed to come back and do a new film as the fish had grown so much since the last time they were here. They ended up fishing for about 4 days and managed to get some great footage and fantastic pictures for us. They were pl ....more

Oakwood Fisheries - New PB 49lb


 Just a quick post to congratulate Peter on his new P.B. with this stunning mirror of 49lbs. The fish fell to an Oakwood Fisheries rolled bottom bait fished over to the gravel plateau in swim 5. Stunning Fish. ....more

Saint Amand Leisure - 6 over 40lb


This information has only just come through to us but it’s clear that the carp have woken up at Saint Amand Leisure. As one of our clients has just told us about his week in April which had some amazing captures, although confronted with extremely changeable weather, he and his father were ab ....more

Vallee Lake 2 - Double take


Great picture of this double take from swim 10 on Vallee Lake 2. Biggest out this week 61lb2oz, 6 pbs  and 15 out over 40lbs. Great fishing lads ...  ....more

Saint Amand Leisure - New Lake Record of 50 lb


St Amand Leisure's 1st 50 lb'er was caught by Lee at the end of March 2018 whilst visiting for a few days with his daughter Soraya. After 2 days of rain they decided to brave the elements and they were pleased that they did, because within an hour of casting out they both found themselves holding ....more


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La Verrerie


Well we have come back from one of the best holidays we have ever had at La Verrerie! Beautiful farmhouse, horses to ride, myself, my partner Anthony and my friend Janet went on 3 rides out with Yvonne, had a great time. My son Mathew had the time of his life fishing, we went in a group of 14 pe ....more

Lac Lucie


Our 6th year in a row here and it is still as good as ever. Another scorching week with daytime temperatures up to 40 degrees plus. ....more

Les Basses Berthieres


Brilliant place, beautiful lake lots of features. Accommodation best iv'e been to. Hosts cannot do enough to make your week a perfect holiday. Facilities top notch.Lovely peaceful surroundings, all in all a great fishing venue ....more

Les Basses Berthieres


Fantastic place, would go every year, but when holidays allocated their booked up.Superb accommodation, beautiful lake with some cracking fish.Jill and Alan always helpful, great hosts. ....more

Lac Lucie


Very hot - 35 degrees plus most days. Fish switched off. ....more

Lac Lucie


Great Hosts, Great Food Package - nothing too much trouble for them. Looking forward to coming back again next year. ....more

Lac Lucie


Top Holiday and Great Fishing. 3 PBs broken. Paul and Susan very good hosts - can't do enough to help you. Cabin Clean and Cosy. Very good holiday would come back again. ....more

Vallee Lake 1


Stunning lake set a beautiful quiet valley only 1.2 hours from Calais. Martin the ballif is a gentleman and very helpfull, Jo on site a fantastic cook and the food package is recommended. Unfortunately we arrived during pre-spawning and spawning towards the end of the week so only saw 4 fish out all ....more

Etang Cailleaux


Another fantastic week over 140 fish 🎣 ....more

Etang Tissier


Literally a French runs water, ....more

Oakwood Fisheries


Very peaceful and both Dan and Cheryl are great hosts many thanks ....more

Etang Rendezvous


The lake fished very hard after spawning early in the week, there were far to many catfish runs for our liking which resulted in lost fish most of the time as they were to powerful for our carp tackle, I realise many cats are landed at the venue but it didn’t work out that way for us. We have landed ....more

Hooked in France


Best weeks fishing ever, pb's broken by both of us multiple times! ....more

Etang Cailleaux


Four of us booked on the lake. This is about the right number for the layout of the lake. The Bailiffs came round once a day and were helpful and left you to get on with it. It was a good venue for a social. ....more

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La Verrerie - Paul Hunter - La Verrerie


 Well another great fishing holiday, a roller coaster of a trip but what a great venue! ....more

Les Basses Berthieres - Cancellation


 Due to work commitments the week starting 29th September is now available, so if you want some good fishing with superb accommodation get in touch. ....more

Maison Verre - first review


thanks for a brilliant weeks fishing at your lake. After 10 years we were a little apprehensive of what the lake would now be like but after 5mins of arriving any apprehensions soon vanished. The overhaul of the house is unrecognisable from what it used to be and the addition of the veranda/patio a ....more

Oakwood Fisheries - 50lb Fish due this year


 2018 has been an exciting time for us with 5  fish now very close to the magical 50lb mark, the latest to come out is this stunning mirror of 49lbs which is piling on the pounds being a mid forty with she came out mid way through last season. 2018 should see our first 50lb fish book your ....more

La Verrerie - May 2018


 Many good catches last week up to the mid 20lbs ....more

Kingfisher - Two PB's within 24 hours


This weeks anglers arrived and within an hour Gaz Dutton broke his PB - followed by another a few hours later - congratulations on landing this 42lb mirror.  ....more

Etang 52 - P.B Common


Caught mid April P.B Common for John in swim 15 47.04lb ....more

Etang 52 - P.B for Dan


50.05lb caught last week ....more

Etang 52 - 42 Carp


5th-12th May Great weeks fishing for the 5 anglers catching 42 carp. 5 x 40's 18 x 30's 16 x 20's 3 x doubles ....more

Etang 52 - Lake Record 53lb


53lb P.B and Lake record for Sam Fowler. ....more

Etang des Landes


 New to….'Etang des Landes' An absolutely stunning new addition to the portfolio offering a beautiful 4.75 acre lake in the loire valley for exclusive use for up to 5 anglers. David and Tina will welc ....more

Christmas Message


Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from What a fantastic year it's been, with record numbers of PB's being caught with results getting better and better as the season went on. This year saw the most amount of 60's and 70's being banked, well done to all those who managed their per ....more

So far so good


 It's been a mixed start to the season with some venues having the best start to a season they have ever had, namely Vallee Lake 1 with umpteen 50's and several 60's ( The weather has been unprecedented with the relentless cold weather. For many ....more

Changes to Facebook


So Facebook have been moving a few bits around, this means you won't always get to see our updates, and most importantly what's been banked at all our venues. If you don't want to miss out on our latest news, visit our facebook page and you will see a little cog in the top right hand corner (next t ....more

A little bit more Breathalyser info for you.


As the French Law becomes enforceable in November this year, it's wise to get prepared. Up to now we have found the Alcosense Breathalyser to be the one which is most recommended. Here's a link for more info and how to go about getting hold of one: ....more