Barnt Green Fishing & Sailing Club

Barnt Green Fishing Club is situated close to the Lickey Hills on the edge of the South Birmingham boundary. It is a long established club formed in 1888. The club provides fly fishing in private gated waters; the object being to provide high quality trout fishing in attractive and peaceful surroundings. The fishing is managed by a committee drawn from the full membership and employs a full time keeper. There are three trout waters. The largest is Lower Bittell Reservoir; a water of 23 acres with both bank and boat fishing. Four boats are provided free for the members. The second water is Mill Shrub; 4 acres in size with ample bank fishing and one boat provided. Both these waters are within a site designated as a site of special scientific interest (SSSI). The third water is a spring fed pool of one acre providing bank fishing for quality trout.