Fishing News and Fixtures


If you would like to book a fishing match or you need a copy of the match rules please use the contact page.  Match bookings are for a minimum of 10 pegs and a booking fee of £60.00 is needed to secure the booking.  Cash or card only, NO CHEQUES.

If you book more than 10 pegs, extra pegs will be paid for on the day (if you book 15 pegs and only 10 people turn up all 15 pegs will need to be paid for).

Pricing

Day Ticket (1 Rod) £6.00
Day Ticket (2 Rod) £10.00
Junior Day Ticket (1 Rod Only) £4.00
For Anglers 11 years and under

Match Bookings 2018






Date Lake  Num Pegs Time of Match
14th Dec All Lakes Closed Lakes Frozen
25th Dec All Lakes Closed Christmas Day
26th Dec All Lakes Closed Boxing Day
27th Dec Botany All 10am - 3pm
27th Dec Horseshoe All 10am - 3pm
31st Dec All Lakes Closed New Years Eve
Match Bookings 2019
1st Jan All Lakes Closed New Years Day
7th April Botany All 10am - 3pm
14th April Botany 15 pegs 10am - 3pm
12th May Botany 15 pegs 9am - 2pm
24th May All Lakes Closed Bushcraft Show
25th May All Lakes Closed Bushcraft Show
26th May All Lakes Closed Bushcraft Show
27th May All Lakes Closed Bushcraft Show
30th June Botany All 9am - 2pm
30th June Jubilee 10 pegs 9am - 2pm
7th July Horseshoe 15 pegs 9am - 2pm
14th July Jubilee 10 pegs 9am - 2pm
18th Aug Botany 15 pegs 10am - 3pm
31st Aug Botany 10 pegs 9am - 2pm
8th Sept
Botany 15 pegs 9am - 2pm
8th Sept Jubilee 10 pegs 9am -2pm
14th Sept All Lakes Closed Private Function
13th Oct Jubilee 10 pegs 9am - 2pm
27th Oct Botany 15 pegs 10am - 3pm

Fishing Matches - Terms & Conditions


Welcome to Beehive Woodland Lakes, we hope that your fishing match is a success and everyone enjoys their visit.  If we can be of help or you need more information then please do not hesitate to ask at the reception/shop between the hours of 9.30 am – 5.00 pm.  While your club is visiting Beehive Farm, to aid the smooth running and safety of the site, it would be appreciated if your members complied with the following rules:

Match Official

The match official is responsible for the rules of the Beehive Farm Woodland Lakes being adhered to and pegs left free of litter, line etc. by all participating competitors.

MATCHES 5 HOURS MAXIMUM.

Competitors

  1. TWO DRY keep nets per competitor.  One of which must be an approved carp net.
  2. Fish caught weighing 4lb plus must be weighed and released and not put in the keep net.  This is on the advice of the Environmental Agency.
  3. Weighing in.  Fish to be brought down the keep net in the water.  Not bounced down on the bank.
  4. Each competitor to leave their peg tidy.  No litter or line to be left on the bank or thrown in the hedges/trees etc.  Please take litter home and respect wildlife.
  5. True barbless hooks only to be used.
  6. Handle fish with wet hands only – No Towels.


Baits

NOT TO BE USED:  NUTS, BOILIES, PELLETS, PASTES, BLOODWORM, JOKER, DOG OR CAT FOOD.

Seeds:     ONLY HEMP & SWEETCORN TO BE USED.  NO TINS AT THE LAKE.

Ground Bait:     ONLY 1KG MAXIMUM (DRY WEIGHT) TO BE USED.

NO FIXED METHOD FEEDING – SLIP FEEDERS ONLY.

EQUIPMENT/TACKLE

  • TRUE BARBLESS HOOKS ONLY.   If a barbed hook or banned bait is found being used by a competitor this will result in the match being terminated.
  • Landing Nets MUST BE USED.


GENERAL

  • £6.00 per peg booked (variation’s at owners discretion).
  • Please handle fish with care, no towels, use WET hands only.  Carp mats preferred.
  • No Dogs, Radios or Freezer Boxes.
  • No Litter, Line, or Tins to be left on the bank or thrown in the hedges etc.
  • Cars are parked at the owner’s risk.
  • No vehicle to be taken to or around the lakes under any circumstances.  Please park in the designated areas provided.