Derby Railway Angling Club "Encouraging the healthy art of angling. Acquiring, developing and protecting waters for angling purposes"

10% Discount on Tackle Purchased from Orvis, Bakewell

Members holding our Trout Ticket are offered a 10% discount on tackle purchased at the Orvis Shop in Bakewell.
Our contact there is Max Price, proof of membership must be produced to take advantage of this offer.

Triangle Pool Fishing Times

Following a vote at the 2015 AGM, members fishing the Triangle Pool between 1st October and 1st April must have vacated the fishery by 2000 (8pm)

Guest Tickets

On a trial basis, Members may apply for 2 Guest Tickets per year for Coarse Fisheries only.
The Guest Tickets cost £10 each. 
To apply  - send payment plus SAE to our Hon. Sec. stating the date the ticket is required for, the name of the Guest and the fishery to be visited. If the Guest subsequently joins the Club the £10 ticket fee will be deducted from the Joining Fee.
Guest Tickets are not available for Night Fishing.
The member accompanying the Guest is responsible for his/her conduct.


Bait Boats Banned at Triangle Pool

Following complaints from Members, a resolution was passed at the 2012 DRAC AGM banning Bait Boats on the Triangle Pool at Sawley.

Bogus Day Tickets Warning

There have been reports of members being asked for payment for day tickets and being harassed while legitimately fishing club waters.

As we do not issue Day Tickets this is obviously a fraudulent act on someone’s behalf.

Should any member find themselves in this situation they should contact the Secretary at the earliest opportunity or report the circumstances by email to

Car Parking at Shardlow

Members are reminded that when fishing the A6 section of the Trent at Shardlow (Concrete Apron, below A6 bridge etc) that cars must be parked in the authorised DRAC carpark and under no circumstances be parked on the road leading to the Marina.