Following successful trials run by Derek MacDonald, Northamptonshire water Elinor Trout Fishery is opening its doors to pike anglers from December 10th.

Boats cost £55 and with several 30lb-plus fish caught during tests, you are advised to book early. Baits are available on site and the dates for your diary are December 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th; January 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th and February 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th. For more details call Derek on 01536 745510.