New match dates

New match dates

The 2020 match dates have now been added to Matches page. There will be some more added at a later date.

Change of date for match

Change of date for match

The Match scheduled for 6 October 2019 will now take place on 13 October 2019 because there is a match on the opposite bank on 6th.

Water closures

Water closures

The Moat is closed all day on Saturdays until 15 June 2019 for work parties. Kennel Lane is closed on the following Saturdays until 12.00pm on the following dates 20 April 2019 27 April 2019 4 May 2019 11 May 2019 18 May 2019 Senior citizens and members under 16 can...

More fish for Kennel Lane

More fish for Kennel Lane

On the 28.1.19 another consignment of fish was introducted into this fishery. The fish mainly consisted of roach, with a small amount of rudd. These were purchased to replace some of the fish taken by the cormarants. Cost to the club was £1000.00. If you arrive at the...

Parking at The Moat Fishery

Parking at The Moat Fishery

Please note that members can no longer park outside the Ashleigh Centre on Saturdays and Sundays as the car park is in use by the Centre on those days. On weekdays the parking has never been allowed.

General Data Protection Regulation

General Data Protection Regulation

The new law came into effect in May 2018 and it affects the way clubs keep information about it's members. We can assure all members that the club does nor share your personal information with any organisation or any other individual outside of our committee. The...

Match time changes

Match time changes

Due to popular demand all matches after 6 May 2018 will revert to draw 8.00am fish 9.00am to 3.00pm.

Amendment to Rule 36

Amendment to Rule 36

The following amendment was proposed and carried at the 2016 AGM. Rule 36 will now read as follows; No junior member shall be allowed on club waters unless they are:- Fishing. With a senior member 18 or over who will be responsible for them. Attending an official work...

Fish for all

Fish for all

On the 2nd March 2016 an injection of fish was made in both The Moat and Kennel Lane fisheries. We had 200 tench introduced to the Moat, while there were 200 Crucian carp 100 stillwater chub and appoximately 250 roach put into the Lane. With these we hope that you...

Two rods

Two rods

As in the rule book 2 rods can be used in daylight hours from 1st October until 1st March (both dates included). Please fish with consideration for others wanting to use the water.

Our waters are clean – 2015

Our waters are clean – 2015

In July 2014 we imposed a keep net ban as a precaution as reports were being received that the disease KHV was in Essex.  At no time was the Moat or Kennel Lane infected, this was simply a precaution. We have now taken the same steps this year (2015) and imposed a...

The fish keep coming

The fish keep coming

On 12th December 2014 100 10" tench and 300 bream from 10" to 3lb were introduced into the Kennel Lane fishery. It is hoped that we will continue to improve the stock in both the Moat and the Lane, provided funds are available to cover these costs.