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**Upcoming Lake Closures**

**Upcoming Lake Closures**


- Brasenose-One: there will be 10 swims closed for Fishability UK on the 14th and 15th of July.
- Unity Lake (GUYS Syndicate): will be closed from 8am Mon 16th July until approx 4pm Fri 20th July for WEED CUTTING.
- Oxlease Lake: will be closed for a booking from 9am Mon 16th July until approx 2pm Wed 18th July.
- Brasenose-1 and Brasenose-2: will both be closed for the BCAC Semi-Finals from 8am Fri 20th July until approx 3pm Sun 22nd July.
- St. Johns Pool: will be closed from 8am Mon 23rd July until approx Fri 27th July for WEED CUTTING.
- Hunts Corner Lake: will be closed for a booking rom 8am Fri 27th July until approx midday Sun 29th July.
- Oxlease Lake: will be closed from 8am Mon 30th July until approx 5pm Fri 3rd Aug for WEED CUTTING.
- Brasenose-1 and Brasenose-2: will both be closed for the BCAC Semi-Finals from 8am Fri 3rd Aug until approx 3pm Sun 5th Aug.
- Gaunts Lakes (Guys Syndicate): will be closed from 8am Mon 6th Aug until approx 4pm Fri 10th Aug for WEED CUTTING.


Hunts Pond Bookings 2018



Whole pond booked Sun 29th July 8am - 4pm Hunts Pond
Whole pond booked Sun 30th Sept 8am - 6pm Hunts Pond

(Lake closures and bookings for Aug on-wards will be listed soon).


15 July 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Sunday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 23 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 18 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 32 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 25 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm Lake 4 swims free out 19
Oxlease (closed for a booking from 9am Mon 16th July until approx 2pm Wed 18th July)
Hunts Corner 6 Swims free out of 10


14 July 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Saturday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 2 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 10 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 20 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 10 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm Lake 4 swims free out 19
Oxlease 11 Swims free out of 37 (closed for a booking from 9am Mon 16th July until approx 2pm Wed 18th July)
Hunts Corner 6 Swims free out of 10


12 July 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Thursday . These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 11 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 6 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 20 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 8 Swims free out of 39
Manor farm booking opens Friday midday
Oxlease 10 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 6 Swims free out of 10


08 July 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Sunday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 33 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 25 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 40 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 24 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 15 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 25 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 7 Swims free out of 10


05 July 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Thursday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 4 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 20 Swims free out of 34 closed from 6pm Friday until 2pm Sunday.
Hardwick/Smiths 20 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 8 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm CLOSED weed cutting opens Friday 4pm
Oxlease 2 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


04 July 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Wednesday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 10 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 6 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 25 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 6 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm CLOSED weed cutting opens Friday 4pm
Oxlease 8 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


30 June 2018

General

**UK Carp Champs - Cancelled**

Today we have been informed by the organisers of the UK Carp Champs that the event has been cancelled.
The following bookings have now been cancelled and the lakes will be open as normal on the dates shown below.
The cancellation of this event has nothing to do with Linear Fisheries, we were only providing lakes for the semi-finals.

- Hardwick/Smiths: will be closed for the UK Carp Champs Semi-Final from 8am Fri 13th July until approx 3pm Sun 15th July.

- Oxlease Lake: will be closed for the UK Carp Champs Semi-Final from 8am Fri 27th July until approx 3pm Sun 29th July.


29 June 2018

General

**All Day Ticket Lakes will re-open on Monday 2nd of July**
(Except Manor Farm Lake)

We are getting a lot of phone calls about coming down on Monday morning for when we re-open. We had previously said that the gates will be opened at about 7am but due to the number of calls we've had, we are now going to get the security team to open the gates between 5am and 5:30 am on Monday.


Please note that the 'early arrival' car park will be open if you arrive before 5am and that Manor Farm Lake will be closed all week due to weed cutting.


25 June 2018

General

**TWO WEEK SUMMER SHUT-DOWN**

Please don't forget that the whole day ticket complex will be closed during the last two weeks in June. This is to give all the fish all well earned break!

(The whole complex will be closed from Sunday the 17th of June - UNTIL MONDAY 2ND JULY) Gates will open around 7am on the 2nd.


17 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability Update **

All day ticket lakes are now closed to give the fish a break for two weeks. They will re-open on Monday 2nd July.


16 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Saturday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 8 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 5 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 17 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 19 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 4 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 9 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner CLOSED FOR A BOOKING

****Don't forget that ALL the Day Ticket waters close for a 2-week break from 4pm Sunday 17th June. They re-open at about 7am Monday 2nd July****


15 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Friday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 5 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 8 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 14 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 10 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 11 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 10 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner CLOSED FOR A BOOKING

****Don't forget that ALL the Day Ticket waters close for a 2-week break from 4pm Sunday 17th June. They re-open at about 7am Monday 2nd July****


14 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Thursday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 12 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 4 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 20 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 5 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 5 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 18 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner CLOSED FOR A BOOKING


12 June 2018

General

**TWO WEEK SUMMER SHUT-DOWN**

Please dont forget that the whole day ticket complex will be closed during the last two weeks in June. This is to give all the fish all well earned break!

(The whole complex will close at 4pm Sunday the 17th of June)
(CLOSED UNTIL 8AM MONDAY 2ND JULY)


General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Tuesday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 6 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 10 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 26 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 10 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 11 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 13 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 8 Swims free out of 10


11 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Monday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 14 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 15 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 25 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 5 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 5 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 8 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 3 Swims free out of 10


10 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Sunday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 25 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 23 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 30 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 24 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 10 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 30 Swims free or of 36
Hunts Corner 4 Swims free out of 10


08 June 2018

General

**Spawning Update** 9AM

We have shut Yeomans Lake on the Guy Lakes Syndicate due to the fish spawning all around the lake.
No spawning taking place on any of the other lakes.


06 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Wednesday. These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 17 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 12 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 18 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 10 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 7 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 23 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner CLOSED FOR A BOOKING REOPENS SUNDAY 2PM


General

**Spawning Update** 11AM

All spawning seems to have finished, at least for now!


05 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7:00pm Tuesday . These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 12 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 10 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 17 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 10 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 2 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease reopens tomorrow 8am Tomorrow
Hunts Corner closed for a booking until Sunday midday.


04 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Monday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 7 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 8 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 20 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 14 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 4 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease Closed for spawning
Hunts Corner 5 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 12 noon

We currently have swims 10-16 shut on Manor Farm Lake.
They have now spread around most of the lake on Oxlease - So all of Oxlease Lake is now closed.
We still have swims 7-10 shut on Gaunts.


03 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Sunday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 32 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 20 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 28 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 12 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 6 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 16 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 5 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 3PM

We have a bit of spawning going on around the site - looks like stagglers that didn't get it done a couple of weeks ago when they had the main go.
We currently have swims 10-16 shut on Manor Farm Lake and on Oxlease we have shut pegs 1-3, 17-20 and 35-40.
On the Syndicate we have shut swims 7-10 on Gaunts.

We will update again tomorrow morning.


02 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Saturday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 12 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 10 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 18 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 14 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 4 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 14 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 0 Swims free out of 10


01 June 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Friday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 5 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 6 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 9 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 7 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 7 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 4 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 0 Swims free out of 10


31 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Thursday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 14 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 8 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 24 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 10 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 7 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 14 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


30 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Wednesday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 12 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 7 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 25 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 14 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 6 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 10 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


29 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Tuesday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 18 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 17 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 28 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 12 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 8 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 8 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 6 Swims free out of 10


General

**TWO WEEK SUMMER SHUT-DOWN**

Please dont forget that the whole day ticket complex will be closed during the last two weeks in June. This is to give all the fish all well earned break!

(The whole complex will close at 4pm Sunday the 17th of June)
(CLOSED UNTIL 8AM MONDAY 2ND JULY)


28 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Monday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 21 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two22 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 32 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 24 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 11 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 23 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 8 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 10AM

Currently there is no spawning taking place on site, that we are aware of. Most lakes now seem to have had a good go, but we think there is still more to come on St. Johns, Yeomans and Gaunts.


27 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Sunday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 14 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 9 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 23 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 17 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 9 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 19 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 3 Swims free out of 10


25 May 2018

General

**Spawning Update** 11AM

Day-Tickets: The only lake still shut is B-1 - they have pretty much stopped but the lake will remain closed until Saturday 8am when we will re-open it.

Guys Syndicate: We still have five swims shut on Unity. These will probably be opened on Saturday. Currently no spawning occuring on Yeomans or Gaunts.


24 May 2018

General

**Spawning Update** 5PM

NO CHANGE TODAY:

We have now re-opened all of Brasenose-Two, St. Johns Pool and Hardwick/Smiths as they have now finished on these waters.
B-1 is still closed due to spawning (Best guess is that B-1 will re-open at some point over the weekend - it's doubtful it will re-open tomorrow).
We have checked the Guys Syndicate again and they are still spawning on Unity Lake (we have swims 1-5 closed on Unity Lake).
No signs on Yeomans or Gaunts but they can't be far away........


23 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Wednesday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One closed until further notice for spawning
Brasenose-Two 9 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 24 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 12 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 2 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 17 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 10AM

We have now re-opened all of Brasenose-Two, St. Johns Pool and Hardwick/Smiths as they have now finished on these waters.
B-1 is now closed as they started spawning all around the lake overnight. (Best guess is that B-1 will re-open at some point over the weekend).
We are checking on the syndicate this morning and will update the page later. But we do currently have swims 1-5 closed on Unity Lake.


22 May 2018

General

**Spawning Update** 4PM

We have re-opened all of St. Johns Pool and Hardwick/Smiths as they seemed to finish yesterday.
They have slowed on B-2 but we still have the whole lake closed - There's a good chance that we will re-open the water at some point tomorrow.
On the Syndciate Lake we cant see any spawning on Yeomans or Gaunts but they are on Unity Lake - we have closed swims 1-5.


21 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Monday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 17 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two closed for spawning until further notice
Hardwick/Smiths 31 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 8 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 4 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 8 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 4 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 2PM

We have re-opened Hardwick and Smiths as they seemed to finish yesterday.
On St. Johns they have slowed but we still have swims 1, 2, 38, 39 and 21-31 closed.
We now also have lots of small groups spawning on B-2 - They have spread themselves all around the lake, so until further notice the whole Brasenose-Two is closed.
On the Syndciate Lake we cant see any spawning on Yeomans or Gaunts but they are on Unity Lake - we have closed swims 1-5.


20 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Sunday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 26 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 18 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 0 Swims free out of 41 (this includes the swims shut for spawning)
St Johns Lake 16 Swims free out of 39 (this includes the swims shut for spawning)
Manor Farm 8 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 17 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update**

They are still spawning on Hardwick/Smiths, most of the lake is still closed. They are also spawning up the shallow end of St. Johns, all the shallow end is closed.


19 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 7pm Saturday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 11 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 10 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 0 Swims free out of 41 (this includes the swims shut for spawning)
St Johns Lake 8 Swims free out of 39 (this includes the swims shut for spawning)
Manor Farm 4 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 16 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 1 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 7PM

They are still spawning on Hardwick/Smiths, most of the lake is now closed. They are also spawning up the shallow end of St. Johns, all the shallow end is closed.


18 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Friday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 2 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 2 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 10 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 5 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 1 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 4 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 2 Swims free out of 10


General

**Spawning Update** 4PM

They are now spread on Hardwick/Smiths and having a proper-go in certain areas. We have shut the following swims 7 to 10, 13 & 14 and 26 to 33.


General

**Spawning Update** 12:30PM

They are having a go on Hardwick Lake in summer-bay. Swims 7-10 have been closed and there is now no fishing in this bay until they finish.


17 May 2018

General

**Swim Availability update * *
Below are the number of swims available on each lake as of 6pm Thursday.
These numbers will change by the morning, but we hope they will give you a indication of how busy the fishery is.
Brasenose-One 10 Swims free out of 45
Brasenose-Two 4 Swims free out of 34
Hardwick/Smiths 20 Swims free out of 41
St Johns Lake 6 Swims free out of 39
Manor Farm 2 Swims free out of 19
Oxlease 10 Swims free out of 37
Hunts Corner 3 Swims free out of 10


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