BARBLESS hooks only on all rigs.


Fish Names

If you catch a fish over 25lb you can name it, provided it doesn't already have one. Just send us a photo of BOTH sides of the fish, along with its weight and the Name you wish to call it.



Shelf Life Boilies Banned

I have decided to ban ALL shelf life boilies, Please make sure you only bring good quality freezer baits in future. Thank you. This is in the sole purpose of fish welfare long term. 

Lake closed until open access on 9th June

The fish are all spawning so I have closed the lake for two weeks. It will be open access when it re-opens on June 9th

Blakemere is now Syndicate with open access in June, July and Aug.

Please either facebook me a message, or text me, or email me to  if you are interested in going onto the waiting lists.


Steve Hall with Ivy at 32.02 April 11th Stumps


Steve Hall with 'Ivy' at a new PB 32.02 from Stumps swim at 5am Wed 11th April. Top angling Steve. 


Tony Cliff has 'Joe' at 29.07 April 10th


Tony Cliff landed a fish named 'Joe' at 29.07 this evening, 10th April. It was last caught 16 months ago in Dec 2016 so its great to see it make another appearance. Well done Tony.


KHV prevention -Nets, Mats retainers and weigh slings are now provided on all swims.

As of Friday 16th Sept, there will be a net, weigh sling, retainer, and unhooking mat on all swims.

Please DO NOT bring any of your own nets, weigh slings or mats on site. You will be asked to leave if you do. There are currently new cases of KHV breaking out weekly, and I do not want to put my fishery at risk . Thank you for your understanding.


Ottered 25lb mirror after gates are left open


On Sat 19th Nov a gate was left open all night, resulting in an Otter getting in and killing a fish of 25lb. It has since gone, with no more fish lost. Please close ALL gates, at All times to prevent this tragedy from repeating itself. Thank you.



Blakemere offers superb fishing for specimen Carp up to 33lbs, big Tench to over 10lb, Rudd, Roach, Perch, Pike & Eels in the North West of England. Blakemere is home to over 200 stunning English fish. We have 10 different 30's, and a total of 34 fish over 25lb, with a good back up of twenties, and high doubles.

Blakemere operates as a syndicate for most of the year, however in June, July and August the lake is booked out on open access for full weeks on exclusive basis. If any weeks are not taken, then it will be open as a day ticket venue for that week, and you will be able to book online here using our online booking system.

During open access we only allow a maximum of 9 anglers on at any time. This ensures you have approx 3/4 of an acre each to fish, combined with the complete peace and tranquillity that Blakemere offers. All anglers must book in advance using our on line booking form.

Carp fishing in the Midlands, on the Shropshire, Cheshire  border, Blakemere's mature fishery offers anglers in the north west the opportunity to fish in an uncrowded and quiet part of our beautiful countryside simply teeming with wildlife. Blakemere aims to become the ultimate fishing experience in Shropshire and theNorth west, catering for specimen, match and pleasure anglers alike. There is a clean and regularly serviced portaloo in the car park, but at present no Shower facilities on site.

Blakemere is a stunning, natural 8 acre mere, with depths of up to 12 feet and surrounded by large reed beds and sets of lilly pads.

Join Our Mailing List

For Email Marketing you can trust


© Blakemere Leisure. Web Design Shropshire