Angling Activities throughout Southern England
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Angling throughout Central Southern England.

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For fishermen who are interested in quietly sitting on the bank of a small pool, standing waist high in waders in a swift-flowing river, or fighting to land a large fish out at sea, this page is intended to list all the fishing venues in the area.

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Dorset Angling

Lodden Lakes

Lodden, Gillingham, Dorset
Tel: 01747 841075

2 lakes featuring Grass Carp, Crucian Carp, Common Carp, Tench, Roach, Perch, Bream, and Chub.  Open all year round with tickets obtainable from the Gillingham and District Angling Association.

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Hampshire & New Forest Angling

Barton Stacey, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 3NP
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Situated beside the River Dever (a tributary of the legendary River Test), a big-fish water where many 20 lbs plus Rainbows and Browns are taken each season. The fishery comprises two spring fed lakes totalling six acres and a half a mile stretch of the River Dever.

The lakes are well established, abounding with aquatic fly life, which includes an abundant Mayfly hatch in each season.

These crystal clear waters enabled discerning anglers to stalk exceptional fish. Specimen fish taken at Dever include Brown of 28 lbs. 2 oz. The minimum stocking size is 4lbs, with 5lbs being average. Every angler coming to Dever Springs has a very real chance of taking double-figure fish. Cast and Blast corporate days available.
Tel: 01264 720592
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New Forest  Fisheries Limited

New Forest Water Park, Ringwood Road, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2EY
Tel: 01425 656868     E-mail:

A members only fishing lake, set in 55 acres in the Avon Valley.

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Beeches Brook Fishery

Forest Road, Burley     Tel: 01425 402373

Advance booking advisable, however tackle hire available and children under 14 years must be accompanied by an adult. The fishery is open 7.30am to dusk, but closed on Tuesdays. Day tickets £8 per fisherman (max 2 rods).

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Rockbourne Trout Fishery

Rockbourne Road, Sandleheath, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1QG
Tel: 01725 518603    Fax: 01725 518602

The fishery comprises of six spring fed lakes, each approximately an acre in size. We also have three chalk stream boats, two of which can be booked exclusively. The fishery is set well back from the road and is surrounded by woods, offering peaceful and picturesque surroundings.

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Hill Street, Calmore, SO40 2RX
Tel: 02380 869881

Broadlands Lake is stocked with roach, carp, pike, bream, tench, rudd, eels, and perch.

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Five Oaks Trout lake and Lodge

Crableck Lane, Sarisbury Green, Southampton
Tel: 01489 577379/07702 671617

A 2 acre lake stocked with rainbow and brown trout.

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Meon Springs Fly Fishery

Whitewool Farm, East Meon, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 1HW
Tel: 01730 823 134     E-mail:

Two lakes stocked with rainbow and brown trout.

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Isle of Wight Angling

Gunville Pond

Carisbrooke, Newport, Isle of Wight
Tel: 01983 529617

Approx. 2 acres. Drive through Carisbrooke from Newport turn right at Waverly roundabout. Pond is situated about 1/2 mile up the road on the left through metal five bar gate just before Alvington Manor View. Go through gates park up its down the dip! Very beautiful pond. Lovely setting , very picturesque.
Fish: Tench to 4lb, Common and Mirror Carp between 2lb and 13lb, Common Bream to 4lb, Roach to 1lb (getting bigger) Rudd to 1lb, Perch to 2lb and Pike to 20lb.

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Hale Manor Lakes

Hale Farm, Hale Common, Newport, Isle of Wight
Tel: 01983 865204

Two lakes, one is a day ticket water £6.50 per day. Other Lake is Syndicate and contains better fish.
Fish: Day Ticket water contains many small carp @ 5lb and upwards also other coarse fish.

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River Yar

Yarbridge, Brading, Isle of Wight

Situated near to the B3395. Here one can fish the right hand bank looking downstream of Yarbridge to the first sluice and left hand bank looking upstream of Yarbridge to the small brick pumphouse. Pretty peaceful setting. The odd carp to 14lb Common bream to 7lb, Roach to 1 1/2 lb, Dace to 10oz, Gudgeon, Tench to 4lb together with the odd roach/rudd Hybrid and Roach/bream Hybrid and Perch to 1lb.

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Somerton Reservoir

Newport Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight

About 2 acres of deep reservoir water near to main road. Carp to 20lbs.

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Wiltshire Angling

Waldens Farm, West Grimstead, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 3RW

Coarse fishing on 5 lakes, total of 7.5 acres with 106 fishing pegs. Disabled access. Night fishing by appointment. Purpose built match lake for clubs and private hire. Bait available. Pike fishing from 1st October through to 31st March on Abbotts & Bishops lakes. Toilets in yard. Soft drinks for sale.
Tel: 01722 710480 or 07766 451173

Manningford Bohune, Pewsey, Wiltshire, SN9 6JR

Fed by the pristine waters of the Avon, Manningford is one of Wiltshire's best known fisheries. It is set in the heart of the Pewsey Vale and consists of a 4.5 acre lake along with a smaller lake for Brown and Rainbow trout fishing. Day and half day tickets available. Equipment hire. Toilet facilities. Open all year. Two and half miles of brown trout and grayling fishing. Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact me.
Tel: 07544 801844See our website

Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 6BL

Lots of trees around lake with most swims on water level, lake averaging about 3 feet deep and 7-8 acres in size, there's plenty of cover tight to the bank in most pegs. Two islands one at each end of the lake. Carp Lake, mostly "wildies". Some mirror averaging 4lb-6lb. There are plenty of roach to catch averaging 8oz. Day tickets 6am-6pm cost £7.00, 6pm until dark £6.00. Children and OAPs are £1.00 cheaper. We are open all year and the lake can also be booked for matches with roughly 28-30 pegs. This water is suitable for disabled anglers. Wheelchair Access.
Tel: 01380 870272 or 07971 696057

Lake Shearwater

Longleat Estate, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 8AE
Tel: 01985 213255    Fax: 01985 215153

Lake surrounded by approximately 300 acres of woodland, with fishing and sailing. BMX cross-country and woodland with woodland walks. Truffle hunting by arrangement. Restaurant with an organic foods and vegetarian area as well as meats and poultry. Accords with the Real Meat Company's strict ham standards. Jazz music venue.

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Leechpool Farm

Norrington Common, Nr. Melksham, Wiltshire
Tel: 01225 703615

A silt bottomed lake of about 1½ acre. Nice surroundings. Lots of features on lake such as over hanging trees, a sheltered corner, reeds etc. Day ticket available for this water. Open all year. Night fishing.

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The Salisbury & District Angling Club

The Cart Shed, New Bottom Road, Stratford-sub-Castle, Salisbury, SP4 6AB
Tel: 01722 321164      E-mail:

News on both course and trout fishing in the Salisbury area.  Members range from all walks of life and all over the world. Contact general manager for further information regarding membership etc.

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