Junior Rod Licence  March 2017
From 1st April 2017 Juniors under 17 years of age DO NOT have to pay for a Environmental Agency rod licence.   For further information see.
NOTE: Juniors will still have to apply for an EA licence but it will be FREE
17th June 2020
The LDAS have now banned the use of bread for all fishing methods at Long Copse . DO NOT TAKE BREAD TO LONG COPSE.

FLOATING BAITS are also banned at Long Copse.


The recipient of the LDAS Metal Pin Badge for July is new member    Clive Kennedy - many congratulations.  It's in the post Clive.

If you were not lucky in wining a badge you can purchase one from here or any bailiff.

OPEN DAY 6th August 2022 

 Leatherhead and District Angling Society are holding their annual Open Day on Saturday 6th August 2022 at Long Copse Ponds located at the corner of Eastwick Drive and Spring Grove, Bookham KT22 9NN.

 Everything is FREE; the Club provide all the tackle and bait plus, for this event you don’t even need a licence!  Senior club members will be on-hand to teach the basics to beginners, as well as pass on tips to the more experienced.

 Reduced membership packages will be available on the day, from Junior to Family memberships.

 No need to book, just turn up between10am and 5pm.

 Due to the popularity of this event, fishing sessions will be limited to a maximum 2 hours per person/family.

 Visit their website to learn more about the Club, www.leatherheadangling.co.uk, or call David on 07850 465258 for more information about the Open Day.


We are pleased to announce we have secured funding from the Angling Trust to carry out much needed work at Ashtead Park.

This work will be between 26th to 28th August

Meet each day 8.30am at the disabled platform where work details will be discussed.

Work projects include; weeding, lily clearing/planting, installing gabions, and repairing leaks to get water levels back up.

Please reply to info@leatherheadangling.co.uk if you can help with this vital work for the LDAS.