Fishing pools

Telford Town Park have re-opened fishing pools:

  • all fishing clubs operating on council waters can return to normal use, they will need to bailiff their own water and ensure appropriate use and social distancing
  • only 1 person to occupy a fishing peg at a time, unless they are a family member of the same household
  • Withy Pool will be open for public fishing and will be offered free of charge providing any under 16s are supervised by an adult and that each angler to have a current Environment Agency rod licence)
  • council staff will be checking these safeguards are in place, by making unannounced visits to pools and river banks
  • please follow the Angling Trust guidance at all times, and observer the 15m fishing rule in this guidance - visit the Angling Trust website for more information and guidance
  • Hinkshay and Stirchley Grange Pool car parks will also re-open.

Last updated: 16/03/2021 08:53