Thorney Weir, West Drayton | Middlesex

A 20-acre lake lined with mature trees and offering a great many features to fish to, including islands both large and small, sunken barges, plateaus, gravel bars, and weed beds.

Contact: 07903 819270
Lake record: 41lb
Rules: Barbless hooks only, minimum 12lb line, no nuts, safe rigs only, no litter
Stock: Four carp have been caught at over 40lb, there are at least 25 thirties
Tickets: £20 for two or three rods for 24 hours
Satnav: UB7 7RT