Fund Raising to replace Kitty

First, a massive thank you to the 208 people who made pledges adding up to £14,627 in our crowd funding campaign run for 6 weeks before Christmas.  The overall campaign has just about hit halfway, with the amount raised getting close to £100,000 comprising the crowd funding, a grant from the Swire Foundation, grants from local Waitrose branches, a bequest […]

Winter Works Now Underway

A busy winter season of works is now underway with water levels being reduced ready for the bed re-lining at Crookham Deeps between Chequers bridge and Poulters bridge in Hampshire. You may well see that water levels along the whole of the Hampshire section of the Canal will be reduced for the next few months, […]


The Basingstoke Canal Angling Association (BCAA) was borne out of the amalgamation of 2 associations from Hampshire and Surrey in 1991 and is an association of angling clubs in Hampshire & Surrey that take an interest in fishing the Basingstoke Canal.  The BCAA has held and administered the fishing licence for the entire canal since […]