Aston Park Fisheries Where? Aston Way, off Mansfield Road, Aston, South Yorkshire, S26 5EP. Day tickets £6. Tel: 07743 845737.
What’s being caught? Carp, F1s and ide feeding on all lakes.
Horseshoe Lake is temporarily closed, due to bankside works, but Canal and Mallard Lakes are both producing plenty of fish, with carp and F1s dominating match weights, but plenty of skimmers, ide, barbel, roach, rudd and chub to be had, if targeted.
Tactics? Pole with 4 mm expander pellets over 2 mm feed pellets most consistent for the carp and F1s, though a match was won on Canal
Lake with a bag of carp caught by dobbing bread. Pole and maggots is producing some good mixed bags and plenty of bites.
Portsmouth Reservoir Where? A646, Cornholme, Todmorden, West Yorkshire, OL14 8QE. Members only.