Courses and Prices

One to one tuition is available at each of our 4 fisheries managed by Fishery Management(UK) Ltd, Thornton, Foremark, Eyebrook and Draycote.

Day courses take place at Draycote Water Warwickshire, Eyebrook Reservoir Leicestershire & Foremark Reservoir South Derbyshire.

Eyebrook Reservoir we can also offer fly fishing instruction & guiding  for the pike, with resident fishery ranger & guide Joe Burnham with an excellent record of double figure fly caught pike at Eyebrook

Corporate & Group Days

Looking to entertain clients, reward staff or a group of friends looking to try something a bit different? Our 4 reservoirs offering fly fishing for rainbow, brown & blue trout offers the perfect alternative day out. Fly fish from a boat, one experienced guide per two guests in a boat with days split into two, part day 4 hours & a full day 8 hours. We provide all the fly fishing equipment. Breakfast and Lunch can be provided, prices start from £79.50 per person, contact Ifor for further details 01530 230807 or email

Our Instructors & Guides

Kevin Hart  Draycote manager, qualified instructor and lifetime fly fishing fanatic, Tom Bird Draycote fishery ranger, England International and qualified instructor, Lee Henfrey Draycote & Eyebrook fishery ranger & England International, Joe Burnham Eyebrook senior ranger & Jim Williams AAPGAI world class fishing instructor / guide & UK representative of “Vision” fly fishing tackle.

Back By Popular Demand

Simon Gawesworth and Jim Fearn of RIO & SAGE will also be at Draycote water on May 13th 2017 along with members of the Draycote RIO Masters team giving you the opportunity to try RIO & SAGE tackle with our guides on hand to take you out fishing, places will be limited contact the Draycote lodge for further details 01788 812018 LOOK OUT FOR 2018 DATES

Day Courses Held At Draycote Water, Eyebrook Reservoir & Foremark Reservoir

Our courses will be hosted by Jim Williams (VISION Tackle), Kevin Hart (Draycote Fishery Manager), Tom Bird (Draycote Fishery Ranger and England International), Richard Pearson (Foremark Fishery manager) & Jobe Burnham (Eyebrook Reservoir) our group courses are aimed at beginners, groups limited to a maximum of 6 people.

All Tackle will be provided and you will be using Vision and Redington rods along with RIO and VISION fly lines.

Beginners course:

Start the season off in style beginners course. The ideal introduction into fly fishing, the day ensures you will bypass most of the obstacles facing the novice angler and at the end of the day you will be confident & competent enough to venture out on your own. All rods, reels and lines can be provided for the day. During the day you will cover the following topics:

  • Tackle Choice
  • Line profiles and their usage
  • Leader material and knots
  • Assembly of rod, reel and line
  • Casting
  • Fishing approach for stillwaters
  • Retrieve
  • Cost £65.00 Book online now      

Available Dates: Beginners Course Dates For 2017




2nd September 2017


Jobe Burnham

Fully Booked
14th October 2017 DRAYCOTE Tom Bird / Kevin Hart

Fully Booked

Individual Hourly Casting Lessons £30.00 per hour. All tackle provided. Contact the individual fishery or buy online. Thornton: 01530 230807 Foremark: 01283 703202,  Draycote: 01788 812018, Eyebrook: 01536 772930

Cost £30.00 per hour 1 Person or £45.00 per hour 2 people (tackle provided)