News Update: 21st July 2024

At Gingerbread Lake, Graeme Gadsby fished an overnight session catching two big carp, a 29lb mirror and a 27lb 2oz common. Daniel Humphry had a week to remember by catching six of the lake’s carp in two visits. Daniel caught two of his fish surface fishing and the other four on bottom baits. Tom Lacey […]

News Update: 30th June 2024

After the blistering start to the new season, it has been a much quieter week probably because some carp were busy spawning and, therefore, had other things on their minds! David Flint had a short session at Swan Lake where he managed to wheedle out a 20lb common carp when other anglers were struggling for […]

News Update: 24th December 2023

The mild conditions enabled Trevor Richardson to get a real Xmas cracker in the form of a 32lb 50z mirror carp which he caught whilst fishing at Swan Lake. Meanwhile, Fraser Hayden continued to fish the River Ivel for winter specimens introducing dendrabena worms together with a sweet ground bait to draw fish into his […]

Sandy Fishery Closure

Sandy Fishery closed from 22:00 on Friday 24th September until 05:00 Monday 27th for a work party. Priorities are otter fence maintenance, track extensions and car park construction. Those attending will be able to fish on the Saturday night (we expect a decent shift on the Sunday though). Interested ? – Please mail with your details, and suitability […]

Membership Books on Sale

Membership books have been put into the following shops: Tackle Shed – Barton Le Clay Andy’s Angling Centre – Shefford North Herts Angling Centre – Baldock Country Sports – Bedford Gilbeys – Sandy Goldthorpes – Biggleswade They will be in Ouse Valley Angling – St Neots on Sunday/Monday Remember you will need to attach a […]

Reminder: Tyringham Fishery Restrictions

Tyringham Fishery will be closed on these dates as the estate will be shooting: 22nd October 2020 30th October 2020 6th November 2020 14th November 2020 19th November 2020 28th November 2020 4th December 2020 18th December 2020 26th December 2020 8th January 2021 15th January 2021 21st January 2021 1st February 2021

Night Permit Renewals

Understanding that the current circumstances are challenging, the Association has been flexible regarding payment for night permits. Originally the end of April was the cut off date for full payment, but this has been extended until May 15th; hoping that existing night permit holders may maintain their permits for the following season. Our waiting lists […]

2020/2021 Subscription Rates

The new Association Books are about to be printed. We are hopeful that our usual outlets will be open again soon. If not, then stocks will be held by The Membership Secretary. See the Contacts tab above… SUBSCRIPTION RATES FOR 2020/2021 (Subscription rates include provision of a gate key.  If you lose your key a replacement […]

New Fishery! Park Farm, Tyringham

We are pleased to announce our new fishery on the Upper Ouse. Park Farm – Tyringham. The water has a reputation for large perch, chub and barbel. Firstly – some guidelines; not rules, but guidelines that will help us all retain what could be a terrific river section. NO DOGS This is a working arable […]

New Update: 12th April 2019

Whilst catches have markedly diminished with the combination of cold nights and high atmospheric pressure, Gingerbread Lake has continued to produce some exceptional fish. The much sought after carp known as ‘The Brown Fish’ has been caught by a member weighing an impressive 41lbs and another of the lake’s named fish, the mirror carp called […]