Permits are available from the following outlets:

  • Association Headquarters: Griffin Hotel, Earle St, Newton-le-Willows, WA12 9XE - Monday nights 8pm.
  • Golborne Tackle And Bait, 1A Grimshaw Street, Golborne, WA3 3SD.
  • Harry's Fishing Tackle, 211 Old Road, Ashton in Makerfield, WN4 9QP.
  • Leigh Tackle & Bait, 90/94 Leigh Rd, Leigh WN7 1SL
  • Londis, Bradlegh Rd Newton le Willows, (they sell Canal day tickets also).
  • Newton le Willows Tackle & Bait, Wargrave Rd Newton le Willows WA12-
  • Prescot Angling Centre, (Ken Dunn) 18/20 St Helens Rd, Prescot, Merseyside, L34 6HR
  • Ray's Tackle, 22 Childwall Ln, Liverpool L14 6TX
  • St Helens Tackle & Bait, Chain Lane, St Helens, WA11 9HB.
  • Terrys Tackle, Kid Gloves Rd, Golborne Enterprise Park, Golborne
  • Warrington Tackle & Bait, 141 Bewsey Rd, Warrington, WA5 0LG, TEL: 07930974915
  • Warrington Tackle & Guns, (formerly Bailey's), 20-22 Parksway, Woolston, Warrington, WA1 4BP.
  • Widnes Angling Centre, 44 Victoria Rd, Widnes, WA8 7RJ,

Membership prices and information:

  • Membership runs from 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020.
  • Juniors - £9
  • Senior members - £43
  • Ladies members - £17
  • Disabled members - £28
  • O.A.P's - £28


  • Keys for White Door Dam are available from Complete Locks, Queen St, Earlestown, Newton le Willows and Golborne Shoe Repairs, High St, Golborne, price £5.00.
    Havannah Flash keys are available from Prescott’s hardware store, Westfield St, St Helens, price £2.50.
    Membership permit must be shown complete with your photo ID to purchase a key.

Night Fishing:

Night fishing is available to senior members on several of our waters.
A night fishing permit must be obtained from the Association Headquarters (Monday evenings 8:30pm) prior to fishing. The annual (1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020) cost of a night fishing permit is currently £30.