Longford Fishery


Long Lane, Longford, Derbyshire DE6 3DF, United Kingdom

Fishery Information

The Longford Fishery in Longford, Derbyshire, has been open to the public for around a decade now. Anglers looking for both pleasure and competition will find plenty of action at this location, which features six lakes stocked with a variety of fish species, including carp and silverfish.

The Big Lake is the specimen lake, and the only fishing allowed there is for pleasure, on its more than 40 pegs.

Canal Pool is connected to Big Lake and has approximately 30 pegs available for use

The Pools Head Lake is a smaller lake that is connected to the Big Lake and contains 12 pegs

The Alder Carr has 15 pegs and is typically utilized for holding matches

There are 33 pegs in Lily Pool, and the match fishing there is excellent

Carr Wood is typically utilized for matches and has 30 pegs

What size do the fish go to?

Specimen carp up to 18lb

What tactics work well?

 Barbless hooks only

Unhooking mats

Fishing rod


What facilities are on site?

Cafe at weekends serving hot/cold food and drinks

Men’s and Women’s toilets

Is parking available?

Yes, parking is available.

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