Summer is now here; and so is the onset of the fishing season! Angling enthusiasts can now enjoy for the season’s best coarse fishing and cast…
***The fishing season starts again on Monday 15th June. If you wish to purchase a season ticket, please telephone Karen Giddings on 01323 841702 or send an email, leaving your contact details. You will then be contacted to make a payment by bank transfer. Weekly fishing permits can be obtained from MFC Supplies in Station Road. They operate limited opening hours at present but will be open Monday to Saturday, 9am-5.30pm, from 15th June. Please remember to observe all national social distancing guidelines when fishing at the Country Park. Thank you.***
Fishing is permitted on season at the Hailsham Country Park Lake (off Gleneagles Drive) and Hempstead Pond (adjacent to Tilehurst Wood). Both fishing areas are well-stocked with fish including carp, bream, roach, rudd, tench, perch and the odd pike.
Daily fishing permits can be obtained from MFC Supplies (Station Road) and yearly season tickets are available from the Town Council offices (£40 adult; £25 senior citizens, disabled and children under 16 years). A current Environment Agency rod licence and passport photo must be produced when purchasing permits.
Please contact Karen Giddings on 01323 841702 (firstname.lastname@example.org) for all fishing permit enquiries.