COVID-19 update – fishing to restart.

man with fishing rodFrom 6am Wednesday 13th May 2020.

Club waters to re-open with the following provisos.

Please follow government and Angling trust guidance re: social distancing; safety; etc.

You must be in possession of your club membership book and Environment Agency Licence, while fishing. There is an increased likelihood that these will be checked.

NO Day Tickets – until further notice.
Canal open but only if safe to fish and still give a clear space beyond 2m for people to pass (i.e. at least 3m behind you). Do not fish in close proximity to moored boats.
Still Waters Open as normal – Except Coppice pond see below.
Coppice Pond – We are still awaiting clarification from Bradford Council. Meanwhile, please observe any parking restrictions, rules, etc normal or temporary.
As of 7pm 12/05/20 parking bays were still closed off.
DO NOT park on the verges and roads as this could block access to emergency vehicles.
NO FISHING from the overflow and adjacent pegs as there is insufficient space to allow people pass while observing social distancing rules.

Rivers (Except East Riddlesden Hall) open for trout fishing subject to the usual EA and club rules re baits etc
Coarse fishing to resume 16th June subject to no further restrictions being applied.
East Riddlesden Hall closed for fishing until further notice.