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Cast your line in one of our four pools at Telford Town Park.

Customer notice:

Telford Town park play area is re-opening from 10 July 2020, following new government guidelines released this week, view more information.

  • For event announcements please view our events page
  • The following facilities are closed due to Coronavirus:
    • Water play
    • The visitor centre
    • Toilets and changing facilities
    • Formal gardens
    • Adventure Golf.
  • Dark Lane Car Park is open.
  • Sky Reach is now open.

Customer announcement:

  • Telford Town Park will re-open fishing pools from Wednesday 13 May 2020.
  • All fishing clubs operating on council waters  can return to normal use, theywill need to bailiff their own water and ensure appropriate use and social distancing.
  • Only 1 person to occupy a fishing peg at a time, unless they are a family member of the same household.
  • Withy Pool will be open for public fishing and will be offered free of charge providing any under 16s are supervised by an adult and that each angler to have a current Environment Agency rod licence).
  • Council staff will be checking these safeguards are in place, by making unannounced visits to pools and river banks.
  • Please follow the Angling Trust guidance at all times, and observer the 15m fishing rule in this guidance
  • Hinkshay and Stirchley Grange Pool car parks will also re-open.

Cast your line in one of our four pools at Telford Town Park. With the choice of day tickets or a season ticket to keep you occupied; you could be reeling trout or carp in whenever you fancy.

With extensive grassland and open green space as part of the Telford Town Park Local Nature Reserve, you’ll be sure to find a quiet spot amongst the many acres of both water and land.