High Newton

Latest News & Events

For the latest club news and reports.


24 October 2020

Quarterly Update October 2020 & Castlehead Picture Record

Chairman’s Message I am pleased to be able to announce that the new management structure I described in my previous message has now been put in place. Nick Butterfield took up the post of WADAA...

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23 July 2020

Castlehead Update

Castlehead Update The preliminary work continues to proceed in preparation for the major development activity we are planning to carry out to improve the conditions at Castlehead. These include getting the required permissions in place...

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13 July 2020

Weed at Farletonview

Please be aware that we have undergone some test weeding measures at Farletonview; This has created some floating weed. This weed will be removed as soon as possible. Please feel assured that we are aware...

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30 June 2020

Increased trout take-home limit to 4 fish, for a limited period

Attention all anglers, Due to the recent hot weather which is forecast to continue, the board has decided to increase the take-home limit on all of our put and take trout waters (High Newton, Bigland...

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21 June 2020

Bigland (Otter Tarn) Temporary increase in numbers of fish that can be taken

Attention all anglers, WADAA has taken the decision to increase the kill limit at BIGLAND (Otter Tarn) ONLY, to 4 fish per visit. This rule is in place for members and day tickets alike. This...

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17 June 2020

Ratherheath closed for weeding 25/6/20, 26/6/20 & 29/6/20

Please be aware that the weed boat will be working on Ratherheath on the 25th, 26th & 29th of June. This means the fishery will be closed from 6am on the 29th (Thursday) until 6am...

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30 May 2020

Covid-19 update

Anglers will now be pleased to know that in line with the government guidelines from 1st June we are easing some of our restrictions on our fisheries. However, the same rules still apply! Please check...

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30 May 2020

Quartly fishing update

WADAA ‘s update on this unprecedented year so far. Our aim is to keep you, the members as informed on what is going on at the club, as possible. Please note that if needed for...

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