Amalwhidden Farm Coarse Fishery Rules

Please read our list of rules below to find out exactly what is allowed when fishing.

  • Gates are open from 7.00am and close at dusk
  • Gate to entrance must be kept closed at all times
  • No under 15’s unless accompanied by an adult
  • No Stink bags inside the fishery gates
  • Fishing on Heron Lake and Fir Tree Pond is only allowed on the designated pegs.
  • Barbless hooks only
  • No meat based baits of any description
  • No surface fishing allowed
  • Each angler must have their own landing net
  • No keep nets
  • No sea fishing tackle
  • No carp sacks allowed on site
  • All fish to be returned as quickly and carefully as possible.
  • No baited rods to be left in the water unattended
  • No litter to be found in swims. Use the bin provided or take your litter home
  • Only pellets purchased at the fishery can be used as loose feed. You can use your own pellets as hook bait only
  • No particle baits except cooked tinned hemp
  • We do allow well behaved dogs. They must be kept on a lead, and you must clean up after them
  • No radios
  • No alcohol
  • No night fishing
  • An environment agency rod licence is required to fish
  • Anyone found breaking these rules may be asked to leave the fishery with no refund.

Respect other fisherman, and your surroundings and enjoy your day fishing.


All people entering or using the fishery do so at there own risk. The owners accept no responsibility for any loss, damage or injury to persons, equipment or vehicles.

Amalwhidden Farm Coarse Fishery    |    Call: 01736 796961    |    Open All year round