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Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday April 26th 2019.

7:45 PM at the Crown Inn, New Park Street , Devizes.

Nominations for committee and matters for the agenda to be handed to the Secretary no later than 20th April 2019.
All proposals for the Annual General Meeting to be put in writing to the Secretary along with seconders. Proposers are expected to attend the Annual General Meeting and speak on the matter .


Important Notice:

The whole of Crookwood Lake will be closed for two days.

Saturday 16th March 2019

Sunday 17th march 2019.

This is for essential maintenance work.

There will be No Fishing from 8 pm Friday 15th March 2019 until 6am Monday 18th 2019.

Apologies for any inconvenience.

The Committee.


Crookwood Lake will be closed Sunday 10th March 2019 for a Spring League match. No fishing from 6pm Saturday 9th March until 4 pm Sunday 10th March.


Notice of venue change:
Pike Match scheduled for 17th Feb 2019 ( Pile ) will now be changed to Crookwood Lake
Draw 8am Crookwood Lake Car park.
Devizes AA members only.
For more details, see website and contact Lloyd Burgess.

Xmas Match, 8th December 2018
K & A Horton stretch. Members only
Draw 09:00 at Horton Swingbridge Caravan/Car Park.Bishops Cannings.
Fishing 11am to 3pm.
£10 entry fee plus optional pools.
Fishing 11am to 3pm.
Back to The Crown, Bishops Cannings for presentation.
Tickets must be purchased in advance, available from Wiltshire Angling, Trowbridge. 01225 763835.


Inter club match Lavington v Devizes

Merritt’s Lake  , Lavington

Draw 8 am

All members welcome



Water closed for CRT Canal pairs 29th September.

Pile stretch.

No fishing from 4pm Friday 28th Sep until  4pm Sat 29th Sep


Devizes AA


Notice of Match:
Pegs 6 to 55 will be reserved for a match booking on Sunday 5th August 2018
No fishing from 7pm Sat 4th August until 4pm Sunday 5th August.
Peg’s 56 to 5 will remain open for pleasure angling.

Inter-club match

Crookwood Lake will be closed for Match on Sunday 15th July 2018.

No fishing from 7pm Sat 14th to 4pm Sunday 15th July 2018

Devizes v Lavington home leg.

Draw will be 9am Crookwood Car park.

This is a members only competition , free to enter , pools are optional. All members welcome .

This is a good opportunity to support the club and meet up with other anglers, share info and even get some inside information and fishy secrets.


Here is a reminder for anyone wishing to fish for Pike on DAA waters.
After speaking and taking advice from PAC , it was decided that drop shotting /lure fishing will be allowed all year . Dead baiting for Pike will only be allowed from October to March, as per the existing season .
Dead baiting techniques are not allowed from 1st April to end of Sep. Anyone caught breaking these rules may receive a life time ban of Devizes AA.

Important Notice:
Road Closure and disruption 18.06.18 to 20.06. 18
Crookwood Lane ( road) will be closed for three days outside Bridge Farm, towards Potterne. Starting 18th June 2018.
There will be no access to Crookwood Lake form Potterne end.Access to Crookwood Lake should still be available from Urchfont end only.


Following the AGM last Friday 27th April 2018

Danny Williamson has been elected as the new Secretary of Devizes AA.

Daniel Davy has joined the committee .

Pike/Predator Fishing will be allowed all year round for the whole 2018/19 season, this will be a trial with a review at the end of the season.

This to cater for the new methods of drop shotting, which is becoming a very popular method of predator fishing.

Pike competitions will still be expected to run during winter months.


Notice of AGM Fri 27th April 2018, The Crown, New park Street, Devizes, 8pm start

This years AGM will see some major changes to the club, and new vacancies/positions

Vacancies for:

Club Secretary      and   Vice Secretary.

Chairman  and Vice Chairman

Head Bailiff

Bailiff’s and committee members.

Angling Coaches

Match Secretary

Please forward any proposals or resolutions to the club no later than 13th April 2018.

As some of you may already know, Terry Fell will retire as club secretary in April this year.
Terry has been a Committee Member since 1966 and took over as club Secretary in 1979, giving a remarkable long and dedicated service to the club, it’s member’s and associated members for over 39 years.
There are not many local anglers that don’t know Terry , either through clubs, NFA or on the bank.
We wish Terry, all the very best , and thank you for all your hard work and negotiating skills over the last 39 years.
The club will find it difficult in replacing Terry, however we will be looking for a new motivated person to head up the committee as Secretary .
If you feel it is you or you know a man /woman who can, please put a name forward?
All the details are on the AGM listing.