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News Update: 16th May 2020

BHAA’s still waters will be re-opening from Monday, 18th May but under strict health precautions and TEMPORARY restrictions on fishing times. Restrictions on times will be kept under review by the Board and eased as soon as possible. The temporary times will allow members to

Biggleswade and Hitchin AA Ltd Update

We want to keep this simple, rather than go into long winded detail for each Association water, and unnecessary repetition of advice that we have all been following for the last 8 weeks. This simply dilutes the core message.We considered some form of Rota, but

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

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

BHAA 2020 – 2021 PAYMENTS

Payments in advance for Night Permits and Club books are being received – thank you. Santander have closed multiple branches locally, leading to difficulty in me depositing cheques and cash. Please pay straight into our bank account. Acc No – 20221170                                            Sort Code – 09-01-28

News Update: 23rd March 2020

BHAA’s still waters have exploded back into life with some super catches during the recent spell of milder weather. At Gingerbread Lake, at least, two carp over 40lbs have been caught together with another two carp exceeding 39lbs in addition to several other large carp.


In light of the latest guidance on precautions to be taken to avoid the spread of coronavirus, the Board has decided to cancel the Annual General Meeting until further notice. Please tell anyone who was planning to attend on Thursday not to do so.A Neil

News Update: 16th March 2020

Fraser Hayden finished the river season fishing the little-fished stretch called ‘The Jungle’ at Tempsford, once one of the area’s prime match fisheries. He adopted a roving approach using ledgered boilie paste on a size 6 hook. In a short two-hour session he caught four

News Update: 9th March 2020

Reports of fish catches are still few and far between but BHAA’s Chairman Neil Sampson decided to fish the River Ivel at the club’s Willow Hay stretch and venturing on to the downstream swims on Biggleswade common. He used ledgered cheese paste as bait and

News Update: 2nd March 2020

Few anglers have ventured out recently mainly because of the constant wind and rain that has made for awful conditions. However, some reports of fish being caught have still been received. On Swan Lake, two carp were caught with one weighing 29lbs whilst the other