This is one of the favoured venues for Club members, offering canal fishing without the boats! The venue is well stocked with plenty of spieces of fish including Chub, Carp, Bream, Tench,Crucians to name but a few.
The Venue has plenty of good pegs along the footpath, with 3 disabled / OAP pegs (Car Park side), many good bags of fish are taken along the length and it's used reguarlary for Club matches and the annual MacMillian Cancer charity match is hosted in July (Pairs).
DISABLED ACCESS: NO
FISH: Bream to 5lb, Carp to 7lb, Roach to 1lb, Perch to 3lb, Roach, Chub to 2lb & Tench to 6lb,
BEST BAITS: Maggot, Caster, Worm, Bread Punch, Corn, Pinkies,
FAVOURED METHODS: Again the Pole is the dominant method here, but light waggler or ledger is always an option.
AVERAGE DEPTH: 4ft
HOW TO FIND: Approaching Newport from Stafford on A518, go straight over the roundabout (From Telford A41 turn Left, from Whichurh turn right). Straight across the small roundabout, turn right into Hampton Drive. Follow the road onto Gravel road (along park) until you get to the Car park. Short walk to Canal. You must ONLY fish the towparth side of the canal unless OAP or blue badge holder can fish the three pegs available on car park side.
2022 Matches (first half of year) see match fixtures for more dates
5th Mar. Audco AC Club Match
19th Mar. Audco AC Club match
2nd Apr. Audco AC Club Match
7th May Macmillan Pairs Charity
21st May. Audco AC Club match
4th June. Audco AC Match
18th June John Buttery Memorial Match