Boost for Carp Fishing Holidays in Devon

There was excitement at the fishery for both management and residents alike as we introduced our new stock into the lakes! The anticipated delivery from Priory Fishery near Cullompton was warmly welcomed, and we needed as many hands as possible to unload what was a sizeable arrival!

Carp Fishing Holidays in Devon boosted by new stock


Ashcombe Pool, Powderham Pool, Trusham Lake, and Luscombe Lake were the beneficiaries of the new carp! This means there’ll be plenty of opportunities to bag wherever you decide to set up.

Fishing Holidays In Devon Boosted by Carp


In total 850lbs of Scaly Mirror Carp, each fish averaging around 1 – 1.5lb in size, were introduced into Ashcombe and Powderham Pool’s, along with 160lb of 5 – 6lb Mirror Carp. You can expect a great season of sport from both of these lakes, with pole and float fishing tactics most likely to yield the best success.

Carp Fishing Holidays in UK boosted by new fish delivery

Luscombe and Trusham Lakes received a restocking of 1350lbs of Mirror Carp, with this batch comprising of some mainly Scaly Carp including various Zip Linears and Fully Scaleds, with every one being an absolute stunner! How will affect your bagging? Well, as the new fish adapt to their surrounds it may throw up some new hot spots!

These carp will make our fishing holidays in Devon some of the best!

Cofton Cup VIII
The eighth edition of the Cofton Cup took place during the last week of April with 45 anglers competing to be crowned the Cofton Cup champion.
Cofton Cup VII
This September saw the return of Cofton’s fishing festival, the Cofton Cup, for its seventh event. Over the course of five fishing filled days, Cofton Cup VII saw a total of 44 angles all vying to win the coveted title of the Cofton Cup Champion.
Cofton Cup VI
Cofton’s bi-annual fishing competition returned this May for its sixth edition and saw 36 anglers battle it out over 5 days in the pursuit of being crowned champion and lifting the Cofton Cup.