Due to an ever increasing water temperature, Haywards Farm Lake is now closed for fishing. Please check this website and our social media pages for updates on restocking and reopening ahead of the superb autumn and winter sport the lake always offers.
Please note that Haywards Farm Lake will be closed for a special ‘Castaway‘ charity event, hosted by Charles Jardine, on Saturday 18th September 2021. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
With the water temperature now steadily creeping up, and a spell of hot weather due to start this weekend (17th/18th July), we have decided that as of Saturday 17thcatch and release tickets will no longer be available to purchase until temperatures revert to a safe level. This is to avoid causing any unnecessary stress and … Continue reading Summer Fishing Update – Catch and Release Changes
Please note Haywards Farm Lake is closed for fishing from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th April inclusive. We look forward to welcoming you back on Monday 19th, remember all bookings are in advance only by calling us on 0118 930 3860.
Sportfish is once again unable stage the UK‘s greatest game fishing show ‘in the flesh‘ this year. Instead, we are beaming the event direct to you from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th April with a series of live events and pre–recorded films from some of the leading brands and fishing celebrities. … Continue reading The 2021 Sportfish Show
Fishers have enjoyed fishing on Haywards Farm Lake during lockdown and Sportfish is now delighted to announce the phased reopening of retail and tuition services at the Game Fishing Centre from Tuesday 13th April. The Sportfish Winforton team has fulfilled all customer service requirements and online and mail order sales throughout lockdown but fishers will … Continue reading Sportfish Game Fishing Centre Retail and Tuition Reopening
We are pleased to advise that Haywards Farm Lake is being restocked and will reopen for bank fishing on Monday 1st March 2021 but please do note that all fishers should adhere to current government advice in respect of travelling and social gathering. To allow for social distancing rods are limited to 15 per day … Continue reading Haywards Farm Lake to Reopen for Fishing…
Retail Store and Haywards Farm Lake Update Following the new government advice given on 19th December 2020, and the placing of Berkshire in the new tier 4 of restrictions, we have closed our retail store at the Sportfish Game Fishing Centre until further notice. Additionally, Haywards Farm Lake is also currently closed for fishing. We … Continue reading Closure of Haywards Farm Lake
We are pleased to advise that Haywards Farm Lake will remain open for bank fishing during the new lockdown restrictions in England and all fishers should adhere to current government advice in respect of travelling. To allow for social distancing rods are limited to 15 per day and places must be booked in advance by … Continue reading Haywards Farm Lake Remains Open for Lockdown Fishing
We have been monitoring water temperature and oxygen saturation daily and are delighted to advise that we will be reopening Haywards Farm Lake for fishing with effect from Thursday 1st October. Rods are strictly limited to 15 per day to allow for adequate social distancing and fishing is from the bank only, we regret we … Continue reading Haywards Farm Lake Reopening