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Longford Fishery

Longford Fishery

Longford, Derbyshire

Longford Fishery has been a fishing venue for around 10 years, over that time the site has been developed and now offers a choice of 6 lakes. The fishery is stocked with a mixture of carp and silverfish and offers great sport to pleasure and match anglers.

The Big Lake - The specimen lake which is pleasure fishing only - contains over 40 pegs

Canal Pool - Connected to the Big Lake and offers around 30 pegs

Pools Head - a smaller lake which is also connected to the Big Lake - 12 pegs

Alder Carr - 15 pegs which is often used for matches

Lily Pool - 33 pegs which offer great match fishing

Carr Wood - 30 pegs which is often used for matches

The site features:

  • Great car parking - very close to the pegs
  • Cafe at weekends serving hot/cold food and drinks
  • Mens and Womens toilets

Main Species at Longford Fishery


Best Pegs

  • True barbless hooks only
  • Keep-net rules see below
  • All fish caught must be netted and returned using a landing net
  • No carp sacks
  • Unhooking mats must be used on the Big Lake, Canal and Pools Head
  • No fish to be taken from the fishery
  • All litter to be taken from the fishery
  • All anglers must be in possession of a licence
  • No swimming

Keep net rules

  • Silver fish only on the big lake
  • No fish over 3lbs to be put in a keep net in a pleasure session
  • Separate nets for silver and carp
  • No more than 50lb in a net for no longer than 5 hours

Tickets and Prices

Adults: £6, £4 per subsequent rod
OAP / Disabled: £5, £3 per subsequent rod

Opening Times
May - August 5:30 am - 8:30 pm
September - October 5:30 am - 7:00 pm
November - February 5:30 am - 6:00 pm
April - May 5:30 am - 7:00 pm

Find out more information

Address: Long Lane, Longford, Derbyshire. DE6 3DF

Sat Nav Postcode: DE6 3DF

Longford Fishery Google Map

Looks Fishy Feature:
National Anguilla Club