Probably the top angling club in East Sussex

Open Tuesday to Sunday (closed Mondays)

Bar open Tuesday & Wednesday – Noon till evening close
Thursday to Sunday – 11am till evening close

Updates to site in progress……………………….


Wednesday 2nd August 2023

Open Door – bring your family & friends

7:00pm for 7:30pm start

Cheer on our team – Hawaii 5 0’s

A fantastic event !!


Saturday 22nd July 2023

Open Day

From 2pm

From 3:30pm – BBQ

From 7:00pm – Karaoke


2:30pm Meat Raffle
Stand Up Bingo (go on – you know you want to!)
Between 3 & 5pm Snowball Draw

The Snowball Draw is based on membership numbers so if you are in the bar when it’s drawn and your membership number comes up, you’re a winner! But you need to be in the club to win


Some good fishing ! Sun Fish, courtesy of Dave Cramp and Ian Martin

Fishing Enquiries:

Please contact the Boatman on 07395 649321
if you have any questions

Hastings & St Leonards Angling Association celebrated its 125th Anniversary in 2020!
See About Us for more info on the history of the Club

We are an active, family friendly Private Members Angling & Social club with over 600 members. With various membership options, a wide variety of entertainment and a great food bar, we have something for everyone. Membership is from £25 click Join Us below for more info.

The Club has a keen beach angling, boat angling and social community. Our members come from all walks of life and can offer help and advice if required.
Regular beach angling competitions are held, mostly during the winter months, and boat angling competitions are held weather permitting.
We have Pool League and an active Social Committee.

The Club is wheelchair accessible throughout, although the boatyard can be a bit tricky but there’s usually someone around to give a helping hand.
Hastings uniquely offers a great variety of activities and the fishing is good.
You will be in good company in this friendly club,
Membership fees are very reasonable and one membership includes a partner and children.
For boat owners, we can accommodate boats from 16ft to 21ft in our secure compound provided they are fitted with beach keels, as boats are beach launched. There are workshops for boat maintenance and secure storage areas for outboard engines and fishing gear.

New Members
We are a Private Members club and welcome new members.
Membership for one person includes a partner and children.
Click Join Us

Club Notices

Latest news from Angling Trust:

Bass Fishing Measures For 2022

1. Recreational bass fishing

Recreational fisheries, including from shore, in ICES divisions 4b, 4c, 6a, 7a to 7k are limited to catch-and-release only during 01 January to 29 February and 1 December to 31 December.
From 1 March to 30 November, not more than two seabass may be retained per fisherman per day. In recreational fisheries in ICES divisions 8a and 8b, a maximum of two seabass may be retained per recreational fisherman per day throughout the year.
The minimum size of European seabass retained shall be
42 cm.
For further information please see The Sea Fisheries (Amendment etc.) Regulations 2021 and The Sea Fisheries (Amendment etc.) (No. 2) Regulations 2021.
These rules apply if you are fishing from a boat or from the shore.