Banbury and District Angling Association (BDAA) founded in 1888, has a comprehensive range of canals, rivers and stillwater's that cater for all aspects of pleasure, match and specimen fishing.  All of our venues are located within the beautiful Oxfordshire country side

Our venues are well maintained and host a wide range of species including roach, Rudd, perch, pike, zander, gudgeon, crucian carp, tench, bream, bleak, barbel, chub, common and mirror Carp. 

As well as plenty of places to enjoy pleasure fishing or specimen hunting, we also have an active match section with regular matches through the year.

2024-25 Membership prices are:

£30 - Adults

£10 - Juniors between 12-18 years old, O.A.P's (65+) and registered Disabled.

Free - U12s if accompanied by adult member

Books currently available from:

Paws Pet Store

11 Mewburn Road

(Queensway shops)


OX16 9PQ


Ace Tackle

& Bait

7 The Kidlington Centre,

Kidlington, Oxford, OX5 2DL

Phone: 01865 372066


The Tackle Tavern

Unit 34b

Murdock Road


OX26 4PP




You will need a Rod Licence to fish in the UK, These can be bought online through the government website. You can get a fine of up to £2,500 if you’re fishing in these areas and cannot show a valid rod fishing licence when asked