Membership Details

Full adult memberships are available for the CMVAA on the River Thame at a cost of £25 each for the coarse fishing season. Over 65's are available for £20, children under 16 £5 and 1/2 price season tickets (after Jan 1st) are available at a 50% reduced rate. Permits and day tickets must be purchased prior to fishing at all times. Permits are available from the following locations: NOTE; Benson tackle shop is now permanently closed.

  • Top Tackle, 334-336 Abingdon Rd,  Oxford OX1 4TQ, Ph. 01865 201020 
  • Ace tackle, 6 Kidlington Centre, Kidlington, OX5 2DL. Ph. 01865 891591
  • Five Star Baits. Unit 3 , New Nursery Farm, Risborough Rd, Kingsey , Nr Thame, HP17 8LT. Check web site for opening times.
  • Coach and Horses . Public House. Chiselhampton. OX44 7UX
  • Gibbo's Tackle, Unit H4, 2 Milton Rd, Didcot, OX11 7HH.
  • Blakes Baits. Old Reading Rd, Crowmarsh Gifford, OX10 8BW.
  • Didcot Angling Centre, 36 Wantage Rd, Didcot, OX11 0BT.
  • By Post. Permit cost plus £1.50 postage. Plus ID if over 65. Send e mail to

Day tickets are available for £5 . From; Coach and Horses or Contact Richard Borrell after 7.30 am or the day before. 07958286795.

All club officials and committee members act as water bailiffs. The following rules are strictly enforced and should be followed at all times:

  • No night fishing or camping
  • No live baiting
  • Do not leave rubbish anywhere - Please leave the river CLEANER than you find it when you arrive
  • Beware of overhead power lines
  • EA Rod licence and club permits to be carried at all times.
  • Please be aware that platforms may be slippery when wet.
  • Please check all platforms are secure before fishing, report any issues immediately.