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News Update: 3rd July 2022

The previous weekend saw Graeme Gadsby catch two nice carp from Swan Lake, a 26lb 8oz mirror and a 17lb 6oz common. However, for much of the following week carp stubbornly refused to feed despite showing themselves on the lake’s surface. David Grant fished a

News Update: 26th June 2022

Earlier in the week, Ionut Cires spent time at Gingerbread Lake floater fishing for carp moving from swim to swim until he found a feeding group. This tactic brought him three good-sized carp, two commons and a mirror. Later he returned doing short sessions either

Auction Update

The Charity Auction is now closed, the winning bid was £725 from Glenn Mills. I’d like to say a very big thank you to all of you who submitted bids, and for allowing us to make this generous donation to my chosen Charity, Tackling Minds.

News Update: 18th June 2022

Starting his first day of a 72-hour session on Swan Lake, David Grant had to wait until the early evening before he got his first take, but it was well worth the wait. The run turned out to be from a 32lb 10 oz common


Discovered at our most intimate section of the River Ivel at Tempsford, on June 16th. Claimed he was going to join. Knew exactly what he was doing, and had clearly done some investigation beforehand. This was a “planned” poaching episode. We have his phone number,

News Update: 12th June 2022

Members who may opt to start the new season fishing on one of BHAA’s river sections will be pleased to know that several of these have been readied to make access to the waters and swims better. The following stretches are all ready to receive


Angela Davies, our Night Permit Secretary doesn’t go fishing; but every year she is allocated a full membership, including a night permit for all of our still waters. She had the wonderful idea of auctioning this “benefit” for a charity. She’s chosen TACKLING MINDS An Angling

News Update: 5th June 2022

Lake regular Clive Day continued with his run of catches From McGregor Lake by landing two nice specimens, a 13lb 2oz common carp and a larger 18lb mirror carp. Another lake regular but this time at Swan Lake, Dave Grant caught, at least,  a couple

News Update: 29th May 2022

Fishing at Swan Lake is now as productive during daylight hours as it is at night. Steve Curtin visited the lake for a short day session and chose a swim well away from those being popularly fished. Although he found the bottom to be a

News Update: 22nd May 2022

Steve Curtin arrived for a day’s fishing at Swan Lake and soon after casting out spotted the odd patch of bubbles appearing in his swim. It was not long before he was able to find the culprits as he landed two nice tench. It was