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Poplars Lake - Top-Up Carp Stocking 2017

18/01/2017

We have been out to the Bigot Fish Farm today to select some top up fish for all five of our lakes in readiness for the 2017 season. It has been a bitterly cold day here with a harsh wind hitting the surface of the holding ponds and the scales which took weighing the fish accurately longer than nor ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - Looking Great for 2017

15/01/2017

We have done a tremendous amount of work already during the close season at Oakwood Fisheries. We have been busy clearing banks, taking some trees out of the lake, we removed part of the bottom island, totally renovated the south bank and had some extremely cold conditions! We even spotted what cou ....more


Hooked in France - 12 new carp added

10/01/2017

We have added 12 new mirror carp to HOOKED IN FRANCE all fish are pristine and range from 30lb to 39lb. All are fast growing and have never been fished for before, should be interesting ....more


Kingfisher - Merry Christmas

19/12/2016

Merry Christmas  everyone from   Susan and Paul Monaghan at Carp France Fisheries                             Kingfisher Lake.                           & ....more


St Leonards - St. Leonard's Drain Down 2016

14/12/2016

 It had already been decided that this year the Main Lake would be drained down in the winter. It's now been done and, along with some lovely fish photogrpahed, alot of work done too while the water was drained. The back end of the lake had the most of the work with the snags removed and trees ....more


Kingfisher - Bookings for 2017

02/12/2016

Only one month into our closed season and we have only 8 weeks left available for 2017. Our earliest date is June 24th.  A fabulous water for up to five anglers with exclusive use of a quality chalet. Book your date now! ....more


Etang Marolles - Mild Weather = Fish To Be Caught!

22/11/2016

November at Marolles... and whilst some anglers are put off due to the time of year, these two anglers yielded the benefit of our mild winter banking a 46.2lb and 45.1lb ....more


Malhere - New lake Record

20/11/2016

 A new lake record of 60lb 2oz has been caught at the end of the season. A lovely Mirror, well done to Martin. ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - Last Guests Leave With A Splash!

07/11/2016

 Another season draws to an end at Oakwood Fisheries as our last guests depart and the fish get a well earn't rest. This season has seen 3 rods get dragged in through violent takes all were finally found using a spinner but Stephen our last guest had a surprise on the second to last day.  ....more


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Hooked in France

15/10/2016

tough weeks fishing due to weather but very rewarding for being persistent and listening to alans advice,we each had a personal best,venue,food,alan and charlotte were superb,all in all an excelent week ....more


Orchard Lake

08/10/2016

Once again, Hazel and Paul fab hosts! ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool

02/09/2016

Thanks for a lovely week! ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

24/09/2016

Great lake, great bait service, great fish that are in beautiful condition perfect holiday fishing for us and i broke my PB common and mirror happy days, the food package was also the bollox very nice! ....more


Etang Tissier

07/05/2016

Excellent week, excellent fishing, cracking fish and well looked after by Peter A Boswell great facilities really enjoyed it will be back !! Thanks Peter ....more


Etang Tissier

27/08/2016

At home now feeling exhausted would like to thank Peter for the best fishing experience ever the hospitality, fishing and food was second to none we will definitely be back thanks again Pete we will never forget this ....more


Etang Tissier

03/09/2016

Just a note to say thanks to Peter for a great weeks fishing had by myself, Dave, Andy and Jim. Fantastic venue, fantastic fish! 74 caught overall with PB's all round. Andy had a dream week with his first 40 and a huge cat at 84lb with another at 74lb plus over half of the fish caught. Good food ....more


Oakwood Fisheries

28/05/2016

Its a stunning site, secure and mature i believe its very old looking at the Oak trees. Its well run and looked after swims are nice good paths round and we must say we did enjoy the food package great holiday ....more


Lac Lucie

08/10/2016

Lovely looking lake and surroundings. Ideal venue for one or two anglers. ....more


Hooked in France

10/09/2016

strange weather this week. started with plus 30 degree's and then went in to storms and high winds with a massive down poor of rain. fish feed on Saturday night and Thursday night. rest of the time really quite. swims are nicely set out with some great features to fish too Thanks to Alan & Charlo ....more


Kingfisher

24/09/2016

Our 4th visit to Kingfisher and we are already looking forward to number 5. ....more


Kingfisher

17/09/2016

Great week on the Kingfisher Lake. Had most areas covered between the three of us. Some cracking fish and epic battles. Great accommodation and friendly service. Manythanks to Paul and Susan. Se you next time! ....more


Kingfisher

10/09/2016

First visit to Carp France Kingfisher Lake. Visited with family who went off sight seeing, but were provided with childrens toys, slides etc and had use of the pool. ....more


Les Burons

14/05/2016

Very well run lake, some stunning carp to be caught, very hard fighting fish. Will be back next year cheers John ....more


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Oakwood Fisheries - 20 % Off All Bookings Made Before 28/2/2017

15/01/2017

 We are offering 20 % off on all bookings made before 28/2/2017 on 2,3 and 4 angler bookings on exclusive use. Deal Price  2 Anglers £680 3 Anglers £800 4 Anglers £960 Enjoy the lake for a week in seclusion!   ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - Winter Wonderland

15/01/2017

 Cold but looks stunning anybody for fishing? ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - Croc Spotted At Oakwood Fisheries???

15/01/2017

 A Croc has been spotted frozen in the ice at Oakwood Fisheries!!!......or is it part of a tree the latest storm bought down!! Great picture i have actually shown it to a few friends and they asked me why we have crocodiles in the lake lol......... quote "is that not bad for your fish" ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - Lake Side Clearing Continues

15/01/2017

 We are now about done with all the bankside clearing for the year. The lake is looking really beautiful and a big fire is always nice in the cold! ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool - Our Regulars!

04/01/2017

We have always had a lot of clients from the North West of England. This is probably because complex owner Paul has strong links with that area. He was North West Regional Organiser for the Carp Society for many years and his North West Diary was a regular feature in Carp-Talk for almost a decade. ....more


Orchard Lake - Our Regulars!

28/12/2016

Alan and Judy Lobley from Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, have been visiting the complex for over a decade. They fell in love with Orchard Lake on  their first visit some years ago to such an extent that they have booked the first two weeks of September on Orchard every year indefinitely. Alan is a ....more


Birch Lake - Our Regulars!

23/12/2016

For over a decade a group of anglers from Somerset and Avon police annually visited the complex. They fished all the lakes at the complex banking many personal bests, but their favourite venue was Birch Lake for the quality of the fishing and the good bankside accomodation.. One of the policeman, ....more


Eagle Lake & Peters Pool - Our Regulars!

16/12/2016

David Simons and Ian Brownell have been visiting the complex for a decade now. Their early efforts were on Poplars Lake where the caught many carp into the mid-40s and some of the very big cats. In more recent years they have focused on Eagle and Peters where they continued to catch consistently and ....more


Les Basses Berthieres - New Stock

11/12/2016

Some new stock arrived last week that have never seen a hook or boillie before. They are the fast growing Royale strain so should pack some weight on soon. The fish weighed in at 33lb,2x 35lb, and a 39lb 6oz. ....more


Oakwood Fisheries - South Bank Renovated

04/12/2016

 This week has seen lovely clear days with bitter winds. Great for working, we have been continuing with our planned works and improvements to the fishery.  First we set about clearing the south facing bank which had Alders growing the whole length of it, these were removed and cut up for ....more


Etang des Landes

04/02/2014

 New to carp-france.com….'Etang des Landes' http://www.carp-france.com/Venue.aspx/etangdeslandes An absolutely stunning new addition to the carp-france.com 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

27/12/2013

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from carp-france.com 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

11/04/2013

 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 (http://www.carp-france.com/Venue.aspx/ValleeLake1) The weather has been unprecedented with the relentless cold weather. For many ....more


Changes to Facebook

26/10/2012

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.

04/05/2012

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: http://www.alcosense.co.uk/alcosense-singles.html ....more