Open Matches

We hold open matches every Tuesday on Cherry Lake, limited to 15 pegs and Thursday on Chestnut Lake, limited to 25 pegs. Both matches are very popular so it is essential that you book on in advance, Matches are advertised on both the Swanlands Match Info and Swanlands Fishing Lakes facebook pages, just add your name in the comments or call us to reserve a peg.

Draw takes place at 8.45am, fishing 10am to 4pm. Pools are £15 with an optional £5 super pools.

Please read all of our rules before booking on and also note the additional rules for open matches:

Maximum pole length of 16m,

If there is a spare peg next to you then you can fish up to the nearest edge of the adjacent platform adjacent to you.

Winter Programme

Our range of winter weekend matches are listed below, Matches on Cherry Lake are limited to 15 pegs, Chestnut Lake open and silvers matches are limited to 25 pegs with pairs matches across both lakes limited to 30 pegs.

Please book your place to avoid disappointment.

Saturday Open Matches on Cherry Lake

October 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th

November 2nd, 9th, 16th, 30th

December 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

January 4th, 11th, 18th

February 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th

March 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

Sunday Matches

November 3rd - Mystery Pairs 

        1st Shane Morgan (Chestnut peg 8) & George Barby (Cherry peg 4) 65lb 11oz

        2nd Liam Hale (Chestnut peg 41 & Dave Madill (Cherry peg 8) 62lb 4oz

        3rd Chris Harper (Chestnut peg 1) & Kevin Reilly (Cherry peg 20) 54lb 15oz

November 17th - Mystery Pairs 

        1st Kevin Pearson (Cherry peg 18) & Nige Hall (Chestnut peg 43) 52lb 11oz

        2nd Dave Madill (Cherry peg 1) & Ben Wetherell (Chestnut peg 37) 31lb

        3rd Steve Pulford (Cherry peg 23) & Dave Platts (Chestnut peg 7) 28lb 13oz

December 1st - Silvers Match on Chestnut Lake

December 15th - Mystery Pairs (both lakes)

December 29th - Open Match on Chestnut Lake

January 12th - Silvers Match on Chestnut Lake

January 26th - Mystery Pairs (both lakes)

February 9th - Open Match on Chestnut Lake

February 23rd - Silvers Match on Chestnut Lake

March 1st - Mystery Pairs (both lakes)


Open Match Results 

Chestnut Lake


21st November

1st Neil Rymer 34lb 4oz peg 41

2nd Pete Cockburn 14lb 02oz peg 8

3rd Dean Shaw 13lb 08oz peg 39

14th November

1st Shane Morgan 41lb 5oz peg 6

2nd Bob Rymer 37lb 2ox peg 38

3rd Neil Rymer 19lb 7oz peg 33

31st October

1st Paul Wilkinson 51lb 15 oz peg 45

2nd John Holvey 50lb peg 37

3rd John Bell 45lb 11oz peg 1

24th October

1st Neil Rymer 81lb 2oz peg 3

2nd Bob Rymer 64lb 3oz peg 31

3rd Adam Lever 61lb 9oz peg 13

17th October

1st John Bell 93lb 04oz peg 41

2nd Oli Stringer 85lb peg 13

3rd Pete Cockburn 81lb 06oz peg 5

10th October 

1st Dave Richardson 185lb 06oz peg 41

2nd Phil Chapman 87lb 11oz peg 8

3rd Paul Wilkinson 67lb 12oz peg 39

Cherry Lake

19th November

1st Phil Chapman 29lb 01oz peg 8

2nd Steve Pulford 21lb 12oz peg 4

3rd Neil Rymer 17lb 0oz peg 21

16th November

1st Dave Shaw 44lb 7oz peg 18

2nd Adam Lever 43lb 9oz peg 6

3rd Dave Richardson 35lb 1oz peg 2


12th November

1st Bob Rymer 27lb 07oz peg 8

2nd Martin Gouldthorpe 20lb 10oz peg 10

3rd Neil Rymer 20lb 08oz peg 24

9th November

1st Ben Wetherell 45lb 12oz peg 1

2nd Andy Barker 42lb 04oz peg 21

3rd Dave Madill 42 02oz peg 6


7th November

1st Kevin Pearson 67lb 11oz peg 7

2nd Jake Hall 34lb 9oz peg 39

3rd George Barby 34lb 3oz peg 9

5th November

1st George Barby 68lb 08oz peg 8

2nd Phil Chapman 50lb 12oz peg 1

3rd Neil Rymer 30lb 04oz peg 21

Our Address

Burgar Common, Southend, Thorne, Doncaster DN8 5QP


Contact Us

Opening Times


TEL: 07809 900210  


Gates open at 8am

We are now taking bookings for 2020.


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