Omar Sponsor Lindholme Lakes Summer Angling Festival


Posted by Justin Allitt in Omar Park & Leisure Homes, June 26, 2018

Omar is once again proud to sponsor Lindholme Lakes Country Park for their Summer Angling Festival (23rd to 27th July).  The July festival is one of the largest festivals of it’s kind to be held in the UK and attracts the cream of British Match Fishing as well as anglers from as far afield as the Netherlands! With all lakes on-site being used throughout the week and with generous pegging and exceptional pay-outs, it’s an event not to be missed!

Lindholme Lakes Country Park, set in the beautiful countryside of South Yorkshire, is a luxury lodge park with a difference.  With award-winning, high quality fishing lakes, the park attracts world-class anglers from the UK and further afield such as five-time World Champion, Alan Scotthorne MBE. Lindholme Lakes also regularly plays host to events such as Fish O’ Mania, Maver Match This and the Angling Trust National Championships.

There’s a choice of ten pools for both match and pleasure anglers, all of which are available for competition and event bookings. The match record currently stands at an impressive 321lb 8oz and the lakes contain carp weighing well over 20lb! With first class facilities including luxury lodge accommodation, a touring caravan site, cafe, bar area and comprehensively stocked tackle and bait shop, if you love fishing, this is definitely the park for you!

Lindholme Lakes Summer Angling Festival is a prestigious event in the fishing calendar attracting world-class anglers. Running over the course of five days, over 55 anglers will compete for an impressive prize fund of around £20,000.

Aaron Grantham, who has recently taken over the fishing side of the business from his father Neil Grantham, owner of Lindholme Lakes Country Park commented: “The Angling Festival has developed into a major event and is now the second biggest of its kind in the UK.  We are delighted to have Omar sponsoring the festival again this year and I look forward to a successful event.”

Dean Westmoreland, Omar Group Chairman & Chief Executive commented: “We are delighted to sponsor this prestigious event. Lindholme Lakes is a well-run, family orientated site with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Offering first-class facilities and the best carp fishing in the UK. I proud to say that Lindholme Lakes source all their residential standard luxury lodges from Omar. The Grantham family are fabulous and generous hosts, it a pleasure to support them in this event.”