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Find out about the fishing clubs in Hillingdon.

Family Fishing Fun Days

Now in their tenth year, our free Family Fishing Fun Days are being held on Sunday 29 July and 12 August 2018, 9.30am to 3.30pm at Little Britain Lake, Cowley

These popular council-run events, are open to residents of all ages. You don't need to be an experienced angler to attend and take part, as it's a welcoming day where you can experience a new pastime and have fun as a family, with friends or on your own. All equipment and bait are provided.

Other activities include, bird box making and face painting.

Introduction sessions

Introduction to angling sessions will run every hour from 9.30am to 2.30pm. Registration will be open on the day only, with places offered on a first come, first served basis.

See our gallery of images from the two days in 2017 below.

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Gerrards Cross and Uxbridge District Angling Society

The club offers members a choice of styles of angling, with matches held on their own waters and also on other waters. The Slough arm of the Grand Union canal is fishable in the close season. Most of the club's fisheries are members only, and on some you can park within 6 feet from the bank so you can be fishing without any long walks.


  • Senior - £75
  • Senior Citizen - £50
  • Registered disabled - £40
  • Junior/Senior (16-18) - £35
  • Junior (under 16) - £30
  • Under 14 Free

Contact Don Wilkinson club secretary

Gerrards Cross and Uxbridge District Angling society website

Uxbridge Rovers Angling and Conservation Society (URACS)

This large club is exceptional value for money for it's many private fisheries.  There is river fishing on the Colne at Rickmansworth, Denham and Harefield with a further 5 Stretches on the River Thames. For lovers of still water angling - from juniors to specimen hunters - the club has Batchworth Lake (Rickmansworth Squadron), the Golf Course Lakes at Denham, South Troy Lake in Harefield, a prolific mixed fishery at Billet Lane (Langley), a traditional tench water at Cowley Lake (West Drayton) and the perfect junior venue at Knightscote Pond in Harefield. We also have access via sub-let to an excellent stretch of the Grand Union Canal at Rickmansworth.
Our venues contain carp to over 40lb, tench to 11lb+, large bream and barbel to 18lb, perch to 4lb and pike to well over 15lb+.

For juniors, membership is free (with just a £1 admin fee) and we have a number of waters very suitable for newcomers to angling


  • Adult Full year membership £94
  • Student Full year membership £73
  • OAP (65+) £68
  • Disabled Full year membership £58
  • Junior (12-17 year) full year membership £1
  • Night tickets £55 per venue


Uxbridge Rovers Angling and Conservation Society website

West Drayton Angling Club

West Drayton Angling Club has good stretches of the Rivers Colne and Frays in West Drayton holding barbel, bream, chub, and perch plus a variety of other silver fish. The club offers exchange tickets with other clubs, so that you can fish their waters and has a very active match group holding 20 matches a season plus open matches. These are held at the club fisheries and various venues not too far away from West Drayton.

Meetings are held fortnightly at West Drayton Community Centre where all club members are welcome to attend.


  • Senior - £50
  • OAP/registered disabled - £25
  • Juniors (aged between 12 and 18) - £25

If you would like to join or learn more about the club contact Mike Elliott, Club Secretary 07778 978437 or email: westdraytonanglingclub@live.co.uk

Blenheim Angling Society

The Blenheim Angling Society is a local fishing club which has the fishing rights on the Grand Union Canal from Denham Deep Lock to Batchworth Lock at Rickmansworth (next to the Aquadrome ).

The canal contains some superb:

  • Bream up to 12lbs
  • Carp up to 30lbs
  • Pike up to 20lbs
  • Perch, Barbel
  • Dace & Roach

Denham tends to fish better than Harefield  but the fish are there for those prepared to spend time looking for them. Anglers need to beware of power lines and moored boats. Day tickets and Season permits are available from Harefield Tackle.

Annual membership for the canal is:

  • £40 per year for Seniors
  • £20 for OAPs and Registered Disabled
  • £15 per year for Juniors.       

The Club also has fishing on the:

  • River Colnebrook at Wraysbury from Wraysbury Station Car Park down to Hythe End, with car parking available at both ends
  • Hythe End called Watts Pool with Tench, Rudd, Roach, Perch and Carp and there are three disabled swims (this is a small lake)
  • Cargill lake about halfway down the river (so a walk of about half a mile to access the lake) which is quiet and secluded and contains nice old English Carp up to 30lbs

Full membership starts 1 June each year

  • Joining fee £20
  • Senior £90
  • Senior Citizens £45
  • Registered Disabled £45
  • Third Rod on Cargill Lake £35
  • Juniors (Under 16) £10 - No joining fee 

Club website: www.blenheimas.co.uk

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