Rules and Regulations

ALL fishermen must have a current National Rod Licence to fish at Heskin Old Hall Farm. These can be purchased online from the Post Office. More information about rod licences can be found at The Environment Agency.

  • All nets MUST be dipped before use in any of our ponds
  • Barbless hooks only
  • Loose feed only
  • NO bread feed
  • NO bloodworm or jokers
  • NO pop-ups or boilies
  • NO high protein baits:-
    • peanuts
    • carp pellets
    • trout pellets
    • or any type of paste that can be moulded on the hook
  • NO fishing line to be discarded by the ponds

Please also remember that Heskin Old Hall Farm is a working farm. For your own safety you should park in the official car park and follow the signed routes from the car park to the ponds.

Children must supervised at all times. Please do not let them feed any animals – some do bite.

Finally, please be considerate and take all you litter home with you.