the Paignton Sea Anglers Association
website,which is dedicated to providing you with up to date
information about angling catches, competitions, social
activities and events within our Association. There is also a weather and tide time link,
vital information if you are planning to go
reported to be one of the largest UK leisure activities, and the
South West of England has a great reputation for the variety of
species and the quality of its fishing which benefits from the
warmer waters of the gulf stream. If you are an expert or novice
angler, you will be delighted at the range and diversity of the
fishing opportunities that are on offer.
of the largest and most successful angling Associations in the
UK, formed in 1956 it has around 450 members, and since 1985 it
has owned and impressive two storey clubhouse, Ravenswood, which
overlooks Paignton Harbour and the English Riviera at Torbay,
Devon, and is open every evening from 7.30pm to 11.00pm and
weekends Saturday 2.00pm to 11.00pm. Sunday 12.30pm - 10.30pm
the facilities to fish seawater and freshwater. Our sea shore
club waters extend from Portland Lighthouse west around the
coastline of Dorset, Devon,Cornwall and Somerset to the old
Severn Bridge including tidal rivers, and if you are fishing from
boat at sea the area is not limited. Sea anglers must weigh their
catch within 24 hours of capture, Our freshwater club waters are
those that operate day tickets for coarse fish and non-migratory
trout west of a line drawn from Portland Lighthouse to the old
Severn Bridge.We also have a Home Water for freshwater
competitions. Freshwater anglers must weigh-in their catch within
24 hours to the rules and bye laws at the water in which the fish
is caught. Non Migratory Trout can be weighed in at the
clubhouse. To see more details go to the Angling Bye Laws
Our club waters area
offers massive angling
potential, and our keen members have held and are currently
holders of numerous British Record fish. We cater for
angling,ordinary, sporting, junior and temporary membership,
families are welcome, and juniors have their own section with
cups, competitions and prizes. Visitors and non anglers
can also visit our clubhouse.
If you are interested
in any aspect of angling, please browse the website links for
more information, the Association is always keen to attract sea
and freshwater anglers as members and you can find out about this
on the membership link. If you are in the area, or on holiday,
please do not hesitate to call in at Ravenswood for a drink and a
chat with us about fishing, and the one that got away!!
Upon entry to the club we have a Hall of
Fame where British & club Records can be
will be mainly updated late evening.
Most of the content on this site is mainly about PSAA
or any visitorto the club.
For Non Members fishing Info please visit Latest Catch
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British Boat Record Blonde
weighing in excess of 39lbs
Caught by Steve Underwood
in Start Bay aboard his own boat
Photo Courtesy of Mike
British Shore Record Thornback Ray
weighing in at 22lbs 11ozs 10drms.
Caught by Mike Johnson whilst fishing
the Salcombe Estuary.Devon.
Photo Courtesy of Barry Amer
British Boat Record Golden Grey
Weighing in at 2lbs 15ozs 4drms.
Caught by Naomi Coulson
fishing in Brixham Harbour.
Devon July 2013
Last updated on: Sunday, 23rd April 2017 - 10:10 am