Roan Fisheries

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Water Name

Roan Fisheries


The Fishery

5 acre plot just outside the quiet village of Norton with a 2.5 acre lake, spring fed with five naturally occurring springs, designed and built in 2007 with the modern match angler in mind for day ticket and session fishing. Has its own parking within easy reach of all the swims all of which are made of wood.

Stocked with a good head of Mirror, Common and Crucian Carp, Bream, Rudd, Roach, Chub and Barbel.

Lots of refuse bins are provided around the lake so you don’t have to take your rubbish home, please use them.

Please do not throw unused bait into the lake.

Roan Fishery Facilities.


Provides excellent facilities, carries drinks, snacks, sweets and a café that serves excellent breakfasts as well as being stocked with a range of the latest baits and tackle from well known manufacturers.

Toilet and washing facilities are provided within the building and are open from…………………

Disabled Facilities

The café and several areas of the lake have been designed with the disabled angler in mind. The building has an access ramp and extra wide doors. Two of the swims are designed to facilitate the use of wheelchairs. (Please note: not all areas of the lake are wheelchair accessible).

It is advisable to book well in advance of your planned match by phoning 01709 510242 or 01709 552965 or Mobile 07891 593870

Opening Times:

Open 7am until Dusk or 8pm during summer months. During winter months Dawn until Dusk.

May to September 7.00am to 8.00pm.

(Gate locked at 8.00pm)

Oct to April Dawn until Dusk or 8.00pm

Fishery is closed 1st December through 1st March (Open weekends apart from Christmas Period).

Café Opening Times:

Weekends and Match days 7.00am to 2.00pm



1 Rod £5.00

2 Rods £8.00 

Concessionary (Junior / O.A.P / Disabled):

1 Rod £4.00

2 Rods £6.00


Barbless hooks only Maximum hook size 12.

No keep nets except during matches and then only ones supplied.

Banned hook baits

  • Floating Baits (inc Bread and Pellets)
  • Trout Pellets
  • Boilies
  • Peanuts and Tigernuts
  • Bloodworm & Joker

No Unused bait to be thrown into the lake at the end of a session.

Only Coarse pellets purchased from Roan Fishery may be used as a feed bait.

Other particle feed baits, hemp, sweetcorn, etc. restricted to 1 large can per angler.

No Method Feeders.

No braided line.

Fishing only allowed off swims provided.

Rods and equipment must not be left unattended.

No radios to be played when fishing.

No Dogs allowed around the fishery at any time.

No children under 14 to be left unsupervised.

Only fishery nets to be used.

No Swimming.

No stoves or cooking at the fishery No wading.

Litter must be placed in the bins provided.

The management will not be held responsible for the loss of tackle, personal injury, or damage to cars and reserves the right to amend these rules at any given time.


From A1(motorway) Northbound.

Take junction signposted Pontefract, take first turning right going over the A1 then your first left signposted Campsall, after about 500m turn left sign posted Norton, after about 2km turn right at the junction signposted Norton. Go all the way through Norton Village, cross over the railway line and the fishery is about 200m on the left.

From Doncaster City Centre take the A19 Selby Road, once you go through Askern carry on for approx 1km, turn left to Norton, the Fishery is about 300m down on your right.


Norton Common Road, Norton, Doncaster, DN6 9HP.


Kevin: 01709 510242 or 01709 552965 or Mob: 07891 593870


Roan Fisheries


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