Draycote at 640acres is a popular competition water, with angling clubs and associations holding their various matches on the water during the year.

We have 34 boats based at Draycote but can if required increase that number to 55 boats by bringing more boats in from our other fisheries.

We can also host bank competitions with enough available bank space for over 100 bank anglers.

Fully Catch & Release Competitions we can provide measuring tubes to enable you to fish a fully catch & release competition.

Group & competition discounts available. Call the lodge for further details 01788 812018

Some of the competitions we have hosted:

Anglers World Individual Final, Trout Masters Final, England Men’s Eliminator , England Ladies Eliminator, AMFC, English Police National, UK Police National, Civil Service, HMRC, Barclays, Army, Scierra Pairs, Scottish Power, Midlands Cup, Water Industry Bank Match, England Youth Eliminator, Youth Home International.

2018 Competition Dates

27 May ATTEFF Qualifier Contact Event Organiser Ian Colclough 01543689117


25th June SCIERRA Pairs contact Phil Dixon via website




8th October Trout Fisherman  TROUTMASTERS Final


New Leaf Catering – Draycote Water – Waterside Restaurant – Party Packages

Enjoy a meal with your group or following your competition

 Our pre-bookable menu, ideal for organised group bookings, provides a wonderful stress free way to organise and enjoy your event.All menus are priced per person and include VAT.  They are available Monday to Saturday for groups of 12 people and over.  We will reserve your tables all together and our cheerful waitress service will see to your every need.  Our Head Chef Nicolette and her team use only fresh ingredients in the preparation of our dishes which are prepared in our kitchen to our own recipes. Please contact a member of New Leaf Catering Staff for further information 01788 815274 or email us