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Coarse fishing lakes, ponds and clubs in Swansea.

Angling permit

Have a look at the coarse angling permit scheme.

 

Local fishing clubs

Brynmill and District Angling Club

Club Secretary - Jason Salter
07916 930914 (No calls after 8.00pm please)
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Swansea Angling Club
Club Secretary - Simon Medicke
07836 319450
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Skewen Angling Club
Secretary - Mike Doyle
01792 423193
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Where to fish

Fendrod Lake
The Fendrod Lake occupies an area of some 13 acres in the heart of the Swansea Enterprise Park. The water contains carp to 29lbs, skimmers to bream into double figures, tench to 6lbs, roach to 2lbs together with crucian carp, dace, orfe, perch & rudd. The lake has approx 75 pegs, the vast majority of which are concreted. A small number are also designed for the disabled.

Half-Round Pond
These 2 ponds cover a half-acre site some 300yds from the Fendrod Lake. They are situated behind Wyevale Garden Centre and have their own car-park that can be accessed off the mini roundabout near Royal Mail. The waters contain carp to 26lb, tench to 6lb together with perch, rudd, skimmer bream, brown goldfish and roach. There are currently about 40 concreted pegs and a security gate, but this is open most days through the summer months.

Fendrod Lake and Half Round Pond are Licenced to Brynmill & District Angling Club who work in partnership with City & County of Swansea to manage the Waters.  Permits are valid for a calendar year from 1 April and are available to purchase from Mainwarings' in Sketty, HR Jones Clydach or direct from the Council by calling 01792 635411. Day and Weekly tickets are also available for casual anglers or holiday makers and can be purchased on the bankside from Club Bailiffs. Club Bailiffs are authorised agents of City & County of Swansea and are authorised to check anglers permits and issue warning tickets in accordance with the "Bailiffs Code of Practice". 

Singleton Boating Lake
This is situated on the west-side of Swansea near to the University. It has about 10-15 pegs with a maximum depth of 1.5m. Suprising carp reside here to 20lb, together with bream & tench to 4lb & roach. Anglers are not allowed to fish here in the summer months when the boats are operating (usually 10.00am to 6.00pm).

Clyne
A small water near Blackpill, Swansea on the Clyne Valley cycle path ,with approx room for 8 anglers and depth of water to 3m. Roach are the main species together with the odd rudd, tench & carp. Worth a visit if you just have a few hours to spare.

Singleton Lily Pond
Also known as the Lily Pond and situated at the NE end of Singleton Park. There's only room for 4 anglers with juniors taking precedence. A good head of small bream, rudd, crucians & carp. Access is by foot from the park entrances on Brynmill Lane or Sketty Road.

Pluck Lake
Near to the Liberty Stadium development on the fringe of the Enterprise Park. This water has about 18 pegs but is extremely weedy. You'll need to clear a swim before use. It's rarely fished but has some big bream, tench & eels for those looking to put some work in. Quite frankly no one knows what's in there!

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