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The club was founded in 1948 and is one of the premier angling clubs in the UK. Based in the Northwest of England the club has a variety of waters that cater for specimen, pleasure and match anglers alike.


Whether it's a still water filled with either Carp or mixed coarse fish, a specialist water with a small head of specimen sized fish or a river teaming with Barbel, Grayling, Chub or Trout, Lymm Angling Club has waters for you. The club caters for all ages from juniors through to pensioners. Membership is open to all here and we look forward to seeing you on one of our many magnificent waters soon!

With a large selection of still waters, rivers and canals to cater for all types of angling you'll be spoilt for choice.

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MEMBERS NOTICE BOARD UPDATED 8th January 2021 (Refresh browser for latest news) ☆☆☆UPDATE ON WATERS & COVID-19 LOCKDOWN 08/01/2021☆☆☆

You will have seen the news that Angling can resume and as of 7am 8th January 2021  so all waters will re-open for anglers to fish as part of their daily exercise. 
Whilst this is a resumption of fishing we would like to echo the message in the Angling Trusts update - “fishing is allowed as exercise so long as participants adhere to the rules on staying local, gathering limits, Social distancing and limiting time outdoors.”
The following rules will be in place

  • No night fishing - Waters will be open 1hr before Sunrise to 1 hour after – Any member found night fishing will have card removed.

  • Please adhere to local Rules and only visit Lymm Waters that are local to yourself.

  • Please continue to practise good hygiene techniques when using locks and gates and sanitising of hands. 

  • No sharing of pegs or equipment with anyone outside your household/Bubble.

Additionally we expect all of our members who choose to use angling as exercise, whether that is is travelling to, from or whilst on a venue to uphold both the letter and spirit of the the lockdown laws and regulations. Lymm angling club will bear no responsibility for any member that is found to be in breech of these regulations by law enforcement officials.
We fully support the governments advice to Stay home and protect the NHS and Save Lives.

The club will continue to keep to its pre set deadlines. With renewals given till the end of Jan to 100 percent secure their place before we approach people who have showed interest via the waiting list.

Lymm Committee.


ALL Existing 2020 members can renew their current class of membership here until 31st January 2021 however applications for Senior, Pensioner and Concession memberships after this date will be subject to availability and you must apply for membership before 31st March to avoid paying a joining fee. From 2022 ALL renewing members in bands A to E will pay a joining fee after 1st February 2022.

Applications for ALL Senior and Pensioner memberships after 31st January will be subject the amount of new members joining who've been on the waiting list for the 2021 season, if the club reach their maximum number of Seniors and Pensioners for 2021 they'll close the membership and you'll then need to join the 2022 waiting list so it's important you join or rejoin as soon as possible to secure your place. At present we do not intend to limit the amount of All Rivers & Canals or Restricted memberships however the club reserve the right to close all memberships once we have achieved our membership quota for 2021.


New members if not already done so you can join the 2021 waiting list by completing the form here, we will be in touch in early February with details on how to join us and start your fishing inline with the COVID guidelines detailed above.


Today the club has received  notification that Work Parties in groups up to 15 can continue during lockdown, BUT, just right now the  committee believe just because you can does not mean you should.

The health of Lymm members and the community is our priority and We believe the infection rates locally are too high and we will continue to monitor the situation during lockdown and provide updates when we can. 

Members who don't wish to purchase an overstamp and earn hold on purchasing one at this point as we believe there will be scope in time to earn an overstamp before March 15th.


Lymm Angling Club would like to send out a huge thank you to all the volunteers that has helped out on the project over the past months.  Your efforts have turned this complex around and we can not thank you enough, keep an eye out this week on Facebook for a update on the future of the complex,  exciting times to come!!


The results of a recent test on the water taken after wildlife was found deceased have revealed severely elevated levels of blue green algae. Right now angling is not effected but we can not emphasise enough the importance of minimising contact with the water and thorough hand washing after coming into contact with the water or holding the fish.


Micklewrights will now operate the following now the clocks have gone back, Autumn/Winter no arrival before sunrise, no departure after sunset. This has been request by the Landlord, the gate is alarmed so access is monitored.


  • Micklewrights cars in the car park limited to 8 cars at anyone time.

For the latest news and updates checkout our Facebook page here

We now have a new PO box address;

Lymm Angling Club

PO Box 107


L19 4YX

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