St Ives Fish Preservation and Angling Society is a small friendly club

The club’s main objective is to promote good fellowship among anglers, and to provide genuine sport for its members by acquiring fishing rights from owners of private waters and occupiers of land adjoining the River Ouse, by protecting fish and restocking when necessary, by reporting evidence of pollution. by prosecuting cases of illegal fishing, netting, taking undersized fish.


The membership fee for the 2018/19 season, is £20 A Senior membership is £10 if you are 65 ,you can gain access to 5 sections of the Great Ouse River with some excellent Bream and Roach fishing, see the membership page for details. Day Tickets are available at a cost of £5. Junior membership is free up to the age of 16.

You MUST have a valid Annual, Senior or Day ticket before you go fishing, failure to obtain one will result in a Penalty Day ticket £10 obtained from one our Bailiffs. Our Head bailiff is Paul Keepin and can be supported by any member of the committee.

Check the fish catches photo page to see local River Ouse fish catches.

Membership can be purchased personally at St Ives Tackle, Unit 9 Houghton Hill Industrial Estate, Stanjay Sports and trophies tackle shop in Godmanchester or at Petzone in St Ives Town. Our website sponsor Tackle and Bates has kindly offered members a 10% discount on presentation of a valid membership card, the same level of discount is also available at St Ives Tackle and Stanjays with a valid membership card.

If you wish to gain more information about our club or our waters feel free to contact any committee member, contact details can be found on the Committee tab or email your enquiry using the Contact Us tab, we will endeavour to reply as soon as possible.

Club Matches

The club run regular Thursday evening (Daylight permitting) and Sunday club matches, details can be found here Club Key Dates The match results relevant to the current year, will be published weekly here Match Results

If we receive enough interest we run Junior competitions every year with cups and prizes, sponsored by local businesses.


Follow these links for a map of St Ives showing the river, current weather forecast, The local St Ives town website can be located here



January 20, 2019
  • Club Match venue TBAJanuary 20, 2019  7:30 am - 1:30 pm

    Draw 07:30 Fish 08:30 till 13:30

January 27, 2019
  • Club Match venue TBAJanuary 27, 2019  7:30 am - 1:30 pm

    Draw 07:30 Fish 08:30 till 13:30

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