controls the fishing rights on several excellent lakes and
premier stretches of the rivers Great Ouse, Ivel and its
tributaries in and around Bedfordshire, all available on a
single club ticket.
The wide choice of venues and species available cater for both
pleasure anglers and specimen hunters
seasons, SDAA’s fisheries have produced an enviable list of
specimen fish (catfish over 50lb, carp over 30lb, pike over
25lb, barbel over 12lb, bream and tench over 10lb , chub over
7lb, perch over 4lb and roach over 3lb).
explore our website to find details of all our waters,
membership and other useful information.
The popular ‘News from the Bank’ section gives up to date
information on catches and club news.
For a quick overview of SDAA waters and membership have a
look at our current flyer
Membership of SDAA is open to all:
annual membership is available from early May and is valid until
15th June the following year (i.e. up to 58 weeks
is no additional joining fee for new members
membership also entitles you to fish Ivel Protection Association
optional night permits are available for those wishing to night
fish The Airman, Broom Lake and Willington Lake.
require further information please contact Richard Bell (tel.
07594 253239 or
IMPORTANT NEWS ITEMS WILL APPEAR HERE
Willington Lake will host the last
round of the pike series on Sunday 8th March
(match details from Bryan Lancaster on 07810 454819), with
the lake closed to members not fishing the matches from
midnight until two hours after the pike match has finished.
All members are encouraged to attend the Shefford &
District AA AGM that will be held on Wednesday 25th March at
8.00pm at Shefford Town Memorial Hall, off Hitchin Road
(SG17 5JA). Please note that entry and voting will be
by membership card only. Members must advise the Club
Secretary in writing of any business to be moved at the AGM
and any nominations for committee or officer positions
before 25th February. There are vacancies on the
committee for anyone wanting to take an active role in
managing the club.
The AGM is your opportunity to hear about club news and
developments, and elect the Officers and Committee members
who will be responsible for running the club next year.
In addition to the formal business there will be a raffle
and the licensed bar opens at 7.30pm.
A reminder that all trophies need to be returned by 20th
February and the deadline for specimen fish claims is 16th
2014/15 ‘HALF YEAR’ MEMBERSHIP BOOKS VALID FROM 1ST
DECEMBER ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Details and application forms can be
found on the membership section of the website. 2014/15 membership and night permits are valid through to 15th June 2015.
BROOM LAKE TRACK CLOSED The track around
Broom Lake is now closed to vehicles
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