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Chequer Lane Fishing Lake, Up Holland

Chequer Lane Fishing Lake - which opened in 2005 - is a major catch for residents across the borough who want somewhere Chequer Lane Fishing Lake, Up Hollandtranquil to fish.

The lake is open to both young and old alike who want to experience fishing in a friendly and peaceful environment, although fishing is only permitted during daylight hours.

*Chequer Lane is currently undergoing a makeover. Work is under way to improve access to the site and upgrade the boundary fencing. Early in 2016 a new play area and picnic area will also be opening.


  • Fishing lake
  • Seating areas

How to find us

Chequer Lane Fishing Lake is situated close to the M58 motorway on Chequer Lane in Up Holland, with Up Holland Train Station (external link) providing the nearest public transport link at just a short ten minute walk away.

Bus links are also available, visit Arriva (external link) for more information.

Use Google Maps to get directions to Chequer Lane Fishing Lake (external link).  

Disabled access

The site is patrolled by the Council's Parks and Countryside Ranger Service on a regular patrolling schedule. For more information and contact details for our Rangers visit our Park Ranger service page. 

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