2017 Fishing Competitions


Our new fishing programme for 2017 is listed below.

All our competitions are qualifiers for Champions Day which will be held in September 2017.

We expect our matches will be popular so to avoid disappointment please book your ticket in advance. The match entry fee is £10 per person.

All the competitions will be drawn at 9am and fishing will commence at 9.30 and last until 1.30.

All competitors will be able to fish on after the competition should they wish.


  • Sunday 12th March – Singles Match
  • Sunday 2nd April – Singles Match
  • Easter Sunday 16th April – Pairs Match (maximum number of 5 pairs).
  • Sunday 14th May – Singles Match
  • Sunday 18th June – Singles Match
  • Sunday 2nd July – Singles Match
  • Sunday 30th July – Singles Match
  • Sunday 13th August – Singles Match
  • Sunday 27th August – Singles Match

Champions Day will take place on Sunday 17th September. 

Contact Andrew or Kathy to book your place on either 01629 760631 or 07703065326.

Joe Lands a Whopper

Joe Chapman lands a whopping fish on a cracking day at Longacre Fishery.

Here’s Joe proudly showing off the 13lb Mirror Carp, caught using the swing tip method caught with red and white maggot.

Joe 13lb Mirror Carp



Bargains to be had at Dragon Carp this weekend

Head down to Dragon Carp this long weekend and grab your self a bargain in the massive sale!

Starting at 8am this Friday 14th April be sure not to miss out online or instore.

What better way to spend a four day weekend on a lake with your new fishing gear!

Father & Son Land Mercury Pairs Match

The sell-out Sheffield Mercury Pairs Competition held on Sunday 17th July was a real hit with a hole host of fish being caught. John and Mark from Chesterfield landing the spoils thanks to 15Ib worth of fish, including carp and barbel. In second place were Kirsty and Rob, with Joe and Jimmy taking third.

John and Mark

With the weather staying fair everyone had a good day with owners Andrew and Kathy Norton providing expert help and advice along with welcoming refreshments.

If you would like to take part in a future event of this type, check out our Special Events and don’t hesitate to get in touch, call 07703065326 or email info@longacrefishery.co.uk.

Latest Catches

Here are some of the latest big catches at Longacre, including Lou with a Carp, Paul and Aiden both with Breams, Brian with a Carp and five year old Max with one of the two Roach he caught.



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