Marc Barden Match and Bonus Winner 29.06.14

Amalwhidden Farm Coarse Fishery is a great match venue. We hold open matches every Sunday through out the year as well as winter leagues, festivals and evening matches.

The current  VENUE RECORD on Heron stands at 216lb 2oz.

Current Covid 19 Rules for attending a match

  • No one must attend a match if they are feeling unwell and displaying COVID 19 symptoms
  • Payment must be made in cash following instructions given by the organiser
  • Your peg will be drawn for you on arrival
  • You Must then proceed directly to your peg
  • Fishery keepnets and landing nets will be provided. These will be in piles inside the fishery gate.
  • At the end of the match you have to leave your keepnet in the water. You can either remain on your peg to observe your weigh in or return to your car observing social distancing rules once back in the car park
  • I will do the weigh in with a member of my household, no one is to follow the scales
  • Payouts will be made in cash.

To see our Covid 19 match risk assessment please see the link below at the bottom of this page

 Match Dates

All matches are 5 hours. Peg draw 9am fish 10.15am to 3.15pm.


To book on a match give me a call or text 07842 089760


  • Sunday 5th September Heron WINNER Nigel Taylor peg 19 141lb 5oz
  • Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th September 2 day festival OVERALL WINNER Nigel Taylor 2 points and 263lb
  • Sunday 19th September Fir Tree WINNER Mike Bennets peg 12 28lb 13oz
  • Sunday 26th September Heron WINNER Nigel Hicks peg 1 101lb 3oz


  • Sunday 3rd October Fir Tree WINNER John Shirley peg 8a 22lb 4oz
  • Sunday 10th October Heron WINNER Neil Hodder peg 16 81lb 8oz
  • Sunday 17th October Fir Tree WINNER Nigel Taylor peg 11 24lb 8oz
  • Sunday 24th October Heron WINNER Marc Barden peg 3 99lb 8oz
  • Sunday 31st October Fir Tree WINNER Mike Bennets peg 15 17lb 8oz


  • Sunday 7th November WINTER LEAGUE Round 1 Heron WINNER Neil Hodder peg 9 93lb 10oz
  • Sunday 14th November OPEN Heron WINNER Mike O Gorman peg 16 48lb 7oz
  • Sunday 21st November WINTER LEAGUE Round 2 Fir Tree WINNER Mike Bennets peg 8 17lb
  • Sunday 28th November OPEN Heron (Silvers Only) WINNER Roger Baker peg 6 17lb 4oz


  • Sunday 5th December WINTER LEAGUE Round 3 Heron WINNER Adrian Holland peg 17 49lb
  • Sunday 12th December OPEN Heron WINNER Mike O Gorman peg 15 50lb 14oz
  • Sunday 19th December WINTER LEAGUE Round 4 Fir Tree WINNER Mike Bennets peg 8a 7lb
  • Monday 27th December CHRISTMAS MATCH on Heron and Fir Tree WINNER Heron Tony Jose peg7 75lb 7oz WINNER Fir Tree Dan Griffiths peg 6 17lb 6oz


  • Sunday 2nd January OPEN on Heron SILVERS ONLY WINNER Dan Griffiths peg 5 18lb 14oz
  • Sunday 9th January WINTER LEAGUE Round 5 Heron
  • Sunday 16th January OPEN on Fir Tree
  • Sunday 23rd January WINTER LEAGUE Round 6 Fir Tree
  • Sunday 30th January WINTER LEAGUE Round 7 Heron


  • Sunday 6th February OPEN on Fir Tree
  • Sunday 13th February WINTER LEAGUE Round 8 Fir Tree
  • Sunday 20th February OPEN on Heron
  • Sunday 27th February WINTER LEAGUE Round 9 Heron


  • Sunday 6th March WINTER LEAGUE Round 10 Fir Tree
  • Sunday 13th March OPEN on Fir Tree
  • Sunday 20th March OPEN on Heron
  • Sunday 27th March OPEM on Fir Tree

Fishery Match Rules

 Please ensure you are familiar with the rules before fishing

  • FISHERY KEEP NETS AND LANDING NETS SUPPLIED (Please bring your own landing net handle)
  • Maximum 4 tins of sweetcorn allowed on a single match
  • All fish to be placed in Keep net with landing net NOT dropped
  • No Lifting keep nets at the end of a match until it’s your turn to be weighed
  • The standard fishery rules still apply
  • Small carp up to 3lb can be mixed with silvers
  • Maximum 60lb in any one net (over 65lb net will be disqualified)
  • No surface baits
  • Halfway rule applies. If fishing next to an empty peg you may fish up to it but not beyond it






Amalwhidden Farm Coarse Fishery    |    Call: 07842 089760    |    Open All year round