Brownwich Pond – Titchfield – PO14 4HG

Water Information & Updates
This is a 4-acre specimen carp fishery set in beautiful surroundings where peace and tranquillity can be found. This water is aimed at the more serious carp angler and the swims are positioned and designed not to encourage ‘social’ fishing. There is also a good head of Rudd, Perch and Pike.
Covid 19 Additional Update

PDAS Update 11th May 2020

Following advice, the PDAS are pleased to confirm the following in addition to the General Water Rules and Specific Water Rules:

1 – All waters will re- open on Wednesday 13th May at 12 noon, NO anglers allowed on any water until 12 noon as preparations for re-opening will not be finished until this time.

2 – All waters will have restrictions to conform to Angling Trust guidelines.  This could mean for example that certain swims are closed and taped off. Under NO circumstances is fishing allowed outside the swims that are open. Any additional water rules will be posted at the specific water and the club website individual water pages.

3 – Maximum stay on any water is limited to 24 hours.

4 – Anglers must always maintain a safe distance (minimum of 15 metres) from other anglers whilst fishing on the water. There is no sharing of pegs or fishing tackle except by members of the same household.

5 – Anglers MUST carry their own hand sanitizers to use after opening gates and pad locks.

6 – Anglers must only travel to venues on their own or with other members of their family. Cars must not be shared.  Take particular care when parking not to break social distancing rules.

7 – Bailiffs will still be checking memberships and adherence to rules. This will be carried out at a safe distance, you need to show your membership and not pass it to the bailiff. Do not approach within 2 metres of a bailiff.

8 – Do not visit any water if you have symptoms of COVID-19. Stay at home and follow Government advice on isolation.

9 – Anyone breaking these rules or existing club rules will be asked to leave and reported to the disciplinary committee.

Please stay safe and be responsible for your actions to protect yourself and other anglers and understand that there may be times you turn up and all swims are taken.

If you have any concerns or are unsure of anything, please contact the pond warden or the fishery team, telephone numbers are in handbook or on website contact page.

These rules may be subject to change at any time as government advice changes. Please regularly check the website, our social media, Forum and read notices on the waters.

Please note current swim closures and extra measures:


Water Rules

All general water rules apply plus the following:

  • 1. To fish this water you are required to book a swim before fishing, by telephoning Rovers Tackle Shop, 178b West St, Fareham, Tel: 01329 220354. Phone calls during shop hours, Monday to Saturday. Swims are booked for 24hrs, 1700hrs to 1700hrs, no access to water before 1630hrs. From 27th October to 14th March (This will be the first day after the clocks go back) booking times are 1500hrs to 1500hrs, no access to water before 1430hrs. Members must be off the water by 1430hrs or 160hrs. Maximum stay on the water is 24hrs.
  • 2. Access is via Brownwich Farm Road (15MPH SPEED LIMIT) and parking is only on the south east side of the lake as shown on the water map.
  • 3. No member other than Club officials may visit the water for any reason unless they are booked on to fish, or on an official work party. No parking of vehicles on pond surrounds, lanes or neighbouring barns before your session.
  • 4. Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.
  • 5. No casting more than half way across the lake.
  • 6. No vehicles are to be driven over the dam unless on fishery management business. Access to water and car park is by club key only. All gates must be locked after use.
  • 7. No guest tickets.
  • 8. Maximum of 2 rods from any one swim.
  • Please note that a draw may take place for swims if more than one person wants the same swim.
  • Closed season 15th March to 30th April inclusive.

Special Rule: To increase the bio-security measures on this water, mats, nets and slings are provided on this venue. Please use responsibly and try to dry equipment whenever possible. DO NOT remove this equipment from the fishery.
DO NOT bring your own unhooking equipment onto the fishery as you will be asked to leave. Please ensure the equipment is returned to the same swim it originated from.

Contact Information

Pond Warden: Mr Roy Adams Telephone: 07899 930611

Assistant Fisheries Officer: Mark Davies Telephone: 07950 475288

Fisheries Officer: Steve Mottershead Telephone: 07801 759479

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