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Fishing Resumption

Fishing Resumption

The following is an update on the resumption of fishing our waters. All waters will open on Saturday 9th January. Fishing will be strictly from 1 hour before sunrise to 1 hour after sunset. That is roughly 07:00-17:00 at this time. No persons are allowed on the water...

Suspension Update

Suspension Update

Hi all, We are aware that the government have u-turned and agreed that angling can continue (in a limited form) during the current lockdown. However, the reasons for the lockdown must remain at the forefront of our minds and the club will be implementing temporary...

Angling Suspended

Angling Suspended

Following the government’s decision that angling is prohibited during the lockdown we are closing all of our waters with immediate effect. Anyone currently night fishing is required to leave by 09:00 on Wednesday 6th January at the latest. After this time, additional...

Seasons Greetings

Seasons Greetings

We would like to wish all our members and visiting anglers a very merry Christmas. It has been, and continues to be, a tough time for many of us. We sincerely hope that fishing is offering some light relief. Here’s hoping the New Year brings good health and prosperity...

2021 Fees

2021 Fees

We are pleased to announce that all fees will remain frozen for the coming year. 2020 has posed many challenges and we are hugely grateful for the continued support from our membership. We have continued to invest in our waters throughout the year with substantial...

What3Words Location Markers

What3Words Location Markers

We have now completed our list of 'what 3 words' markers for each of our venues. Many thanks to all the members who sent in individual locations. For anyone not familiar with “what3words” this is a free app that can be downloaded to your phone. Emergency services use...

Match Schedule Update

Match Schedule Update

Due to the current COVID-19 situation the club have taken the decision to cancel all remaining matches in the Autumn/Winter schedule. We appreciate this will come as a hug disappointment to many but are determined to keep the safety of all our members as our top...

Holtwood Update

Holtwood Update

Holtwood Ponds Development Plan 2021 I am writing to you on behalf of the committee to outline some exciting developments that are planned for early next year at Holtwood ponds. For a while now we have been concerned about the growth rate of the Crucian Carp in...

Hucklesbrook Stocking

Hucklesbrook Stocking

Last month we employed a team to conduct a stock analysis at Hucklesbrook. The netting was a success and was also backed up with electro fishing as well. We found that there was a good mix of fish with some lovely young commons which have been home grown in the lake -...

Handbook Addendum

Handbook Addendum

Following the successful launch of the new handbook in 2018 and taking account of members feedback we have made some alterations to keep it fully up to date. The new handbooks have been in use since September and any member who joined the club on or after 1 September...

Hucklesbrook Closure

Hucklesbrook Closure

Hucklesbrook Lake will be CLOSED to all members from 19:00 on Friday 16th October until 07:00 on Sunday 18th October. During this time there will be no access to the site. Signs will be erected and an additional padlock placed on the gate. We apologise for any...

Over 55’s Match Series 2020

 Round 1 Hucklesbrook (13th August 2020) Thirteen members fished on the roadside bank through heavy storms. Catches were modest dominated by roach and small perch, with no sign of small carp or tench. One large carp was unfortunately lost at the net by Alan Snook....