Buckingham & District Angling Association

Founded 1910

Dick Walker Dick Walker using a Glass Hardy Matchmaker and a 'Speedia' centre pin reel on the Great Ouse downstream of Thornton Bridge (c) Photograph by Fred J Taylor.



The Buckingham & District Angling Association are a local welcoming club who are looking to promote fishing in our local community.

During the summer we hold a number matches and events at the club’s lake Woodfields near Preston Bissett. So why not come along and see what we are all about.

Reduced Membership Tariff - to 31 May 2017
Anyone wishing to join the association for the remaining part of the season - running to 31 May 2017 for our lake Woodfields and 14 March 2017 for our rivers can do so at a reduced rate:

Adult Membership £21
Concessions £12.50
Juniors £5

This reduced membership is available as follows:-

1) by Paypal. Simply send an email with your name, address and the level of membership required to membership@bdaafishing.org.uk and we will send you an email invoice with a link to pay. We will then post your permit and a venue map.
Please do not send payment without first obtaining an invoice via email.

2) by post to the
    Membership Secretary,
    10 Moreton Drive,
    Buckingham. MK18 1JQ

3) by contacting the treasurer at info@bdaafishing.org.uk or calling 07767 663928 - we can then arrange a mutually convenient time and place for you to purchase your permit.

Catch of the Season - so far
Woodfields-120616 Rob Dean caught this fine 11lb common at Woodfields on the 5th June. if you can better this then send us the photo and we will put it on the website.
Access to the river behind Hyde Lane Lakes
A key is now required to use Staleys car park to gain access to our river venues behind Hyde Lane lakes. The key will cost £15 available from Hyde Lane Lakes Syndicate group. The cost is refundable when the key is handed back. Contact Nick Mullis on 07762 822499 to arrange pick-up. His address is 14 Bourtonville, Buckingham MK18 1AZ. You will need to provide your BDAA permit number or show your permit in order to obtain a key.
Reminder - Hyde Lane
The Hyde Lane Syndicate have advised the club that last month two BDAA members were found fishing on Hyde Lane lakes. Please note this venue is no longer on the BDAA permit and should not be fished unless you are a member of the Hyde Lane Syndicate.

AGM 17 March 2016
The AGM recently held was well attended. Barry Smith announced that 500 Crucian carp were recently stocked into Woodfields.

28 December 2016