Fixtures

Fixtures

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Fixtures at Hampton Springs

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Match Rules

It is the responsibility of all anglers to be aware of fishery rules prior to fishing. Always check with the bailiff or member of staff if there are any doubts. If any match angler is caught using any of the banned baits or methods listed below then they may be disqualified. Each match angler must have 2 keep nets, all silver fish and fish up to 1.5lb in one net with the remainder in second net. Nets to be left on bank spread out to dry until 10mins before all in.

General Rules

  1. Barbless hooks only (No hooks larger than size 8)
  2. Banned baits: Bread, Nuts, Floating bait, Groundbait, Trout pellet paste, Liquidised bread, Bloodworm & Joker, Mole soil or Leam
  3. Only Hampton Springs boilies and coarse pellets allowed
  4. Everyone must have an unhooking mat
  5. All nets must be dipped before fishing
  6. Keepnets are only allowed during matches (maximum 50 lb per net)
  7. No braided main lines
  8. No surface fishing
  9. No fires
  10. No radios
  11. No dogs allowed at any time
  12. All litter to be placed in the bins provided
  13. No children under 14 yrs of age to be left unsupervised
  14. No swimming

Folly Rules

  1. No children under 14 yrs of age to be left unsupervised on Folly
  2. Barbless hooks (Maximum hook size 8)
  3. Maximum of two rods per person
  4. Everyone must have an unhooking mat
  5. All anglers must have their own suitable 42″ net and large unhooking mat
  6. No fixed leads, all leads must be free running
  7. No braided mainline or leaders
  8. No surface fishing
  9. No bait boats
  10. No fires
  11. No radios
  12. Banned baits: Bread, Groundbait, Floating baits, Nuts, Pet food
  13. Only Hampton Springs boilies and coarse pellets allowed
  14. No swimming

Handy Tips

  • Feed little and often
  • Fish margins – tight as you can
  • Fish to island and lily beds but don’t rule out open water
  • Scale down tackle
  • 6mm cubed meat
  • Sweetcorn in margins
  • Winter fishing – maggots, castors and worms (pinkies)

Our Lakes

  • Poplars
  • Alice Springs
  • Oasis
  • Rock Pool
  • Meadows
  • Long Island
  • Willows
  • Folly

Opening Hours

Gates now opening at 7am and shutting at 7pm

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