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13 May 2021

Important Notice Regarding Bigland

The bridge across to the first island will be removed and replaced over the next 2 weeks, starting tomorrow morning, 14th May. There is no access onto the island or in the surrounding areas of...

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24 April 2021

Ghyll Head Road Closure – 4th May 2021

Temporary Road Closure – Ghyll Head Road – 4th May 2021 between 9 am and 5 pm  We have been informed by the new owners of  Fell End Cottage that as part of ongoing works...

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17 April 2021

Capernwray Tarn Update and Pictures

Capernwray Tarn After a monumental effort over the last couple of weeks, we’re pleased to announce that we have completed the refurbishment work at Capernwray Tarn to plan.  The attached pack shows the result (please...

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28 March 2021

Quarterly Update March 2021 – Coarse and Game Fisheries

We are very pleased to attach the quarterly update from WADAA. The attached document includes the following: Message from David Blacow, Chairman Fisheries update from Nick Butterfield, WADAA Manager Please ensure that you open the...

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25 February 2021

Capernwray Opening Information for Members

Fishery Plan Capernwray Background In early 2021, WADAA took over the ownership of the Carnforth and District AA venue at Capernwray following a merger of the 2 organisations. Capernwray will be WADAA’s only owned water....

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6 February 2021

WADAA announces major investment in game angling

WADAA announces major investment in game angling – including a link to a full report – at the end of this page. As we move forward to address the challenges we are facing, the WADAA...

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26 January 2021

Catch Returns – Update

WADAA Catch Returns – Update January 2021 The reason why most of us go fishing is to catch fish, the massively added bonus for WADAA members is they also get to do it in a fantastic...

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7 January 2021

Lockdown Policy Revision

Lockdown Policy Revision 7th January 2020 WADAA Ltd We have received notification from the Angling Trust that the situation regarding fishing during ‘Lockdown 3’ has been amended/clarified. The full statement from the Angling Trust can be...

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6 January 2021

Lockdown Update

All Anglers. We have just received notification from the Angling Trust regarding the running of our waters following the lockdown announcement. The full detail can be read here: https://www.facebook.com/AnglingTrust/photos/a.129197857149397/3525777427491406/?type=3&comment_id=3525789324156883¬if_id=1609872610076885¬if_t=comment_mention&ref=notif In short, we need to close...

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6 January 2021

2021 Stocking Plans and Strategy

WADAA 2021 Stocking Plans and Strategy Nick Butterfield WADAA ManagerStocking plans for the WADAA fisheries are a critical element in assuring good sport for members and day ticket anglers and this is true for both...

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